Virgílio Ferreira is a Portuguese photographer. He has completed an MA in Photography at the University of Brighton in UK, 2012; a Cinematography Course at the International School of Cinema, La Habana, 2005; and a Photography Course at the École des Arts et Métiers de L’Image 21, Paris, 1995. His work has been widely exhibited in Europe, the Middle East, the United States, and South East Asia. He has been awarded several bursaries for research and development of artistic work. Ferreira's work is held in public collections, including The Portuguese Centre of Photography; the Hahnemuhle Anniversary Collection, Germany; the Southeast Museum of Photography, USA; the National Collection of Photography, Portugal; Lodz Art Center, Poland and the University of Coimbra, Portugal.