Joana Monteiro

Director of the Museum of Lisbon


Joana Sousa Monteiro has been the director of the Museum of Lisbon since 2015 and President of the International Council of Museums (CAMOC) since 2016. Joana has a degree in History, with specialisation in History of Art from the Universidade Nova, and a postgraduate degree in Management and Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship from ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa. Prior to that, Joana was Councillor for Culture of the Lisbon City Council (2010-2015) and Joint Coordinator of the Portuguese Museum Network (2000-2010).