graduated in Management and International Business Law. After a few years of work within the business world, she shifted her professional interest to arts and culture. She is Director of Programmes at where she has organized a dozen of exhibitions and related discursive programs including the participation of to , Manchester; ICI Curatorial Hub at TEMP, New York; The 9th Shanghai Biennial, Shanghai; MARKER Art Dubai (2013).
She co-curated in Cali, Colombia (2015-2017) and curated at Clarkhouse Initiative in Mumbai, India (2017). Pereira was a co-curator of at the 13th edition of Dakar Biennale of Contemporary African Art (2018).
She has a strong interest in politics of identity and migration history.