porto, pt, 1987; graduated in architecture at faculdade de arquitectura do porto with an exchange year in ljubljana; collaborated with harry gugger in basel and sanaa in tokyo; guest professor in lisbon and milano; phd researcher at faup. partner at fala since 2013.
ana luisa soares
marco de canaveses, pt, 1988; graduated in architecture at faculdade de arquitectura do porto with an exchange year in the university of tokyo; collaborated with harry gugger in basel and toyo ito in tokyo; guest professor in geneva and genova; phd researcher at faup. partner at fala since 2013.
lausanne, ch, 1990; graduated in architecture at epfl lausanne and at eth zurich; collaborated with obra architects in new york, harry gugger in basel and atelier bow wow in tokyo; guest professor in geneva and paris; phd researcher at faup. partner at fala since 2014.
novokuznetsk, ru, 1991; graduated in architecture at moscow school of architecture; collaborated with bureau alexander brodsky and asse architects in moscow; guest professor in paris, lisbon and venice; phd researcher at faup. architect at fala since 2014; partner since 2021.
miramar, pt, 1987; graduated in architecture at faculdade de arquitectura do porto with an exchange year in ljubljana; collaborated with mono, christian kerez and reto pedrocchi. architect at fala since 2013.
funchal, pt, 1991; graduated in architecture at faculdade de arquitectura do porto with an exchange year in rome; collaborated with ainda arquitectura, pedra líquida and ivo poças martins. architect at fala since 2016.
joão carlos lopes
leiria, pt, 1991; graduated in architecture at universidade de évora with an exchange year in dresden; collaborated with rui mendes, ricardo bak gordon and pedro matos gameiro. architect at fala since 2021.
maia, pt, 1996; graduated in architecture at faculdade de arquitectura do porto with an exchange semester in mendrisio; collaborated with masslab. architect at fala since 2021.
porto, pt, 1997; graduated in architecture at faculdade de arquitectura do porto with an exchange year in mendrisio; collaborated with nuno brandão costa in porto. architect at fala since 2023.
geneva, ch, 2002; architecture student in mendrisio. intern at fala since 2023.
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av proyectos #098
werk, bauen + wohnen
The Architect's Newspaper
The RIBA Journal
The Architectural Review
Rice Design Alliance
New York Magazine
Igloo & Zeppelin
What Is A House For?
hånd og maskin; the national museum, oslo
pictures; architekturgalerie, stuttgart
os novos novos; ccb, lisbon
em casa; ccb, lisbon
objects of fascination; mad, brussels
está nos desenhos; eaum, guimarães
in memoriam; yale university
architects at play; civa, brussels
alternative histories; the architecture foundation, london
what is ornament; lisbon architecture triennial
cats & columns; casa da cerca, almada
incerteza viva; portuguese pavilion, venice biennale
low-resolution houses; princeton school of architecture
room of plinths; chicago architecture biennial
spaces without drama; graham foundation, chicago
25 architects / 5 absent; pavillon de l’arsenal, paris
open house porto (048, 082, 125)
open house lisbon (025, 040, 094)
the state of the art of architecture; chicago architecture biennial
fala, 21 projects; cvernovka, bratislava
anticlimax; lisbon architecture triennial
p.o.p.; storefront gallery, new york
clocks and clouds; centennial hall, tokyo tech
six projects; tokyo university of arts
clocks and clouds; usi mendrisio
gloriously repeating; rice university, houston
constructing practice; gsapp, new york
polyphonic repertoire; bozar, brussels
methodic optimism; garage museum, moscow
cornice conversations; eth zurich
on transformations; s am, basel
fictions in vivo; eavt paris-est
portraits; graham foundation, chicago
europa; british pavilion, venice biennale
some houses; university of toronto
recent works; tu delft
tropes; architectural association, london
methodic optimism; barbican, london
borders; riba, london
current obsessions; bauhaus, weimar
circumstance; tu munich
persistency; casa dell’architettura, rome
task failed successfully; politecnico di milano
folly for an art piece; serralves foundation, porto
dots, lines & morphemes; faup, porto
— visiting professors
university of toronto
politecnico di milano
università di genova
royal academy of arts
— guest critics
gsapp new york
— guest tutors
spotlight award, rice university; winner (fala)
secil prize 2023; finalist (082)
prémio manuel graça dias; honourable mention (082)
drawing matter writing prize 2021; winner (ahmed belkhodja)
mies van der rohe award 2022; nominated project (075)
mies van der rohe award 2019; nominated project (048)
debut award, lisbon triennale; finalist (fala)
public competition, setubal; 1st prize (172)
public competition, almada; 1st prize (173)
public competition, lisbon; 1st prize (184)
public competition, tinne (it); 2nd prize (170)
public competition, kortrijk (be); 2nd prize (111)
public competition, tienen (be); 3rd prize (158)
fala is currently not hiring. spontaneous applications should be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a digital portfolio in pdf format. please note that we do not return printed portfolios.