Graduated in sculpture at FBAUL, Fine Arts University of Lisbon, since 2000 Rui Horta Pereira’s work has been mostly focused on sculpture and drawing. He focued his attention on the ways the artistic process is not detached from the artist’s actions in all its ethical, social, environmental dimensions and on how this relationship can be successfully realized. He has been regularly exhibiting since 2010. He has been represented in the following collections: the Tiqui Atencio Collection; the Carlos Caricoa Collection, Spain; the Tróia Design Hotel Contemporary Art Collection, Portugal; the Colecção Regina Pinho Collection, Brazil; the Art Fairs SL Collection, Spain, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Art Library Collection, Lisbon; the Carmona e Costa Foundation Collection, Lisbon, the Figueiredo Ribeiro Collection, Lisbon, and the Berardo Collection, Lisbon. He has also been represented by Das Salgadeiras Gallery, in Lisbon.