Nelson Paciencia is an architect, 40 years of age, married, father of two boys, and working and living in Lisbon, Portugal.
attends, on a regular basis, urban sketchers meetings in Portugal and
also in Spain. He was the Portuguese correspondent in the 5th USK
Symposium in Paraty, Brazil. He has recently been invited to talk to
students about his sketching experience and to be an instructor for
drawing workshops in Lisbon; has participated in individual and group
drawing exhibitions since 2013, and was one of co-authors of the Lisbon
by Urbansktechers book, published in 2015.
He is a volunteer
since December 2014 at Monsanto prison in Lisbon, giving regular drawing
sessions to a small group of prisoners.
Nelson´s drawings can be seen at: http://nelsonpaciencia.blogspot.pt/