1988 and 1991 studied in Lisbon composition with Constança
1994 Paulo Ferreira-Lopes moved to Paris. Between
1995 and 1997 studied in Paris composition with Emmanuel Nunes, Antoine
Music with Curtis Roads.
1996 he received a Master in Composition - University of
Paris VII - under the advice of Horacio Vaggione.
1996 further studies in composition with Karlheinz Stockhausen at
the "Internationale Ferienkurse für Neue Musik", Darmstadt.
Also in 1996, distinguished as Researcher with a scholarship of the
French Government by the "Ministere de la Recherche" at the
"Departement d’Esthétique et Technologies des Arts" of
University of Paris VIII .
1997, composition-prize at Stasis et Vita competition Kassel,
and Director (between 1992/95) of the Electronic Music Studio C.C.I.M.
and Director (2000) of the Summer Workshops - olhAres de Outono
at Portuguese Catholic Univesity Porto.
1998, artist in residence and researcher at ZKM - Zentrum für
Kunst und Medientechnologie - Karlsruhe Germany.
2002, member from the European Parlament of Culture .
2004 he received the Doctor degree from the University of Paris
Founder and Director from the Research Centre for Science and
Technology in Art CITAR (2004-2007)
and Professor at Portuguese
Catholic University.Director of the Music Department - Portuguese
Catholic University (2010-2013).
Invited Professor at Karlsruhe Music University
Since 2014 .Associated Professor at University of Applied Sciences - Mainz.
works has been produced in international festivals
- Musica STRASBOURG, MUSICAVIVA, Estoril Summer Festival, documenta X -
Biennal S. Paulo, ZKM-Karlsruhe, World Music Day’s, Gulbenkian
Fondation, Expo 98 Portugal , through important
ensembles of the contemporary artistic scnene as AccrocheNote,
OrchestrUtopica , Ensemble Modern Frankfurt, etc..