Eduardo Da Costa, FRSA

Freelance Curator, Crative, Writer, Activist,networker

London, United Kingdom
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About me

Student at Birkbeck college University of london , I love politics the arts and localism. Ex English student. Interested in curatorial studies, contemporary modern art are my favourites. I also love abstraction and questioning blackness

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  • Journalism
  • Content and Media Writing
  • Social Media
  • Activism

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • TATE


    • Arts and Culture
  • Google


    • Technology
  • Creative Mentor Network

    Creative Mentor Network

    • Social Enterprise
  • gal-dem magazine

    gal-dem magazine

    • Media Production

Work history


Work Experince student

The Financial Times

Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • 2 weeks work placement, working on understanding the corporate world of the FT. Making contacts with the main movers and shakers in the company, in order to advance my career.


Co-Chair and Founder of the Young Fabian Arts and Culture Network

Young Fabians

Jan 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • meetings, discussion, politics and art. Events


Youth Board member and external observer of LLDC board

London Development corporation

Jan 2008
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • - Reading Corporate governance plans feeding back from a young persons point of view • Being involved in the selection of planed infrastructure like Schools and housing that fall within the QEOP area of jurisdiction • Meeting with the CEO twice a year to push to the centre the boards concerns and feedback on the parks development and smart objectives • Being involved directly with Architects and Designers to test out the impact of the designs on the surrounding area, with a view to making it accessible to young people • Chairing meetings with between the Board and minsters members of the mayoralty and other local officials • Undertaking creative tasks making promotional videos impacting on the wider communities engagement with the park and what it has to offer. • Charity fundraising previously with Legacy list and now with The Foundation for Future London. • Consulting for the Olympicopolis Plan, which will see, cultural and university institutions come to the park.


Social media manager

Art Tactic

Mar 2019 - May 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creating content, writing stories, planing an online identity.


Art Gallery junior Assistant

Dellasposa Fine Art LLP

Jan 2019 - Mar 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Art Administration,Events,Sales,


Engagement and Administration intern

Arcola Theatre

Aug 2018 - Oct 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Youth engagement, Facilitation of programs, creating programs, Theatre Adminsertation. Social Media content management. Answering phones.


community engagement officer

Soundings Consultation Ltd.

Mar 2016 - Apr 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • -At the Roadshows (across the 4 Boroughs) and Main Exhibitions (at London Aquatics Centre) -Helping set up and take down consultation events -Greeting visitors and explaining what is happening -Sign-in and taking notes on attendees at events -Handing out and collecting feedback sheets -At the public workshop -Helping set up and take down consultation events -Greeting visitors and explaining what is happening and where to go -Sign-in and taking notes on attendees at events -Handing out and collecting feedback sheets -Helping with catering -Helping with hand held microphones



Bachelor of Arts (Art History and Curatorship)

Birkbeck College, University of London

Sep 2019
  • London, United Kingdom


Aug 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • BA English looked at diverse aspects of the literary cannon from Homa to Jullian Barns


English Literature BA

Queen Mary University of London

Aug 2011 - Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • I studied a degree in English literature and Commonwealth studies. Achived a Diploma in higher education.