Cristina Susigan holds a PhD in Education, Art and History of Culture from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, with a thesis related to contemporary art and women. Master's degree in American Studies from the Universidade Aberta, with a dissertation in the area of interartes (painting, literature and cinema). She has been teaching in higher education at the Instituto Politécnico do Porto, Portugal, in the field of visual studies. In her research, she dedicates himself to the appropriation in the arts, history, theory and art critique and interart relations. She has taught courses in the field of visual arts and audiovisual language.