Joana Galhano

The Shoe Museum / Director

An educator and a researcher by nature, especially in the field of Hat and Shoe industry, Joana Galhano has more than 15 years of experience working in fashion accessories museums such as the Hat Museum and the Shoe Museum.
Emerging in an innovative way within the Portuguese and European museum scene by portraying the shoe industry in S. João da Madeira, as well as the footwear design in Portugal and contemporary world, the Shoe Museum seeks to point out the paths taken towards creative and technological leadership in the XXI century. A profoundly defying challenge that for Joana Galhano is the key for this museum’s success.

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