About us: Team

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Vasco Matias Correia

Born in Lisbon in 1978, he lives in Olhão till 1996, the year he is admitted in the Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade de Lisboa, with the average grade 19 (0-20).

In 2001 he earns an Erasmus Scholarship to study at the Institut Supérieur d'Architecture Saint-Luc de Wallonie in Liège, Belgium, where he obtains grade A with "Grand Distinction".

In 2003 he completes his Internship with Honours and earns the Diploma in Architecture by the FAUL.

He is a member of the Ordem dos Arquitectos (equivalent to UK’s ARB) since 2004.

Between 2003 and 2006 he collaborates with Stéphane Beel Architecten in Ghent, Belgium, where he is broadly engaged in the project for the School of Dance, Drama and Music of deSingel KunstCentrum, in Antwerp.

From 2006 to 2007 he works with Norman Foster (Foster+Partners) in London, where he collaborates in "The Bow" project - an office tower to house the HQ of Canadian oil company Encana in Calgary, Canada. Then he works on a Masterplan for Seville - in association with Jean Nouvel and Arata Isozaki - and he designs an office tower to be the tallest building in the city.

In 2007 he founds Camarim with Patrícia Sousa.

In 2015 he is a consultant to the HIDA government agency, in Japan.

Since 2015 he has been a lecturer and guest critic in Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom, including the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid and the Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura de València.

Patrícia Ferreira de Sousa

Born in Lisbon in 1978. She is the recipient of the Prize for Best Student of Colégio Moderno, in Lisbon, for 3 consecutive times between 1993 and 1995. In 1996 she is admitted in the Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade de Lisboa with the average grade 19 (0-20).

In 2001 she earns an Erasmus Scholarship to study at the Institut Supérieur d'Architecture Saint-Luc de Wallonie in Liège, Belgium, where she obtains grade A with "Grand Distinction".

In 2003 she completes her Internship with Honours and earns the Diploma in Architecture by the FAUL.

She is a member of the Ordem dos Arquitectos (equivalent to UK's ARB) since 2004.

Between 2003 and 2006 she collaborates with Stéphane Beel Architecten in Ghent, Belgium, where she works in two winning proposals for invited competitions: Museum Leuven and the Psychiatric Hospital. She is also broadly involved in the project for Gasthuisberg’s Administration Centre – Belgium’s largest college hospital.

From 2006 to 2007 she works with AHMM, in London, where she collaborates in 2 high-end residential developments for the city, one of which for the developer Roger Zogolovich.

In 2007 she founds Camarim with Vasco Correia.

Since 2015 she has been a lecturer and guest critic in Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom, including the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid and the Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura de València.

Collaborators

Since 2009
Joana Ramos

Born in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1989. Obtains Master in Architecture in the Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa in 2013. Collaborates with CHP Architects between 2013 and 2014.

Sebastien Alfaiate

Born in Paris in 1988. Obtains Master in Architecture in the Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa in 2013. Collaborates with Like Architects in 2014.

Tiago Garrido

Born in Coimbra, Portugal, in 1984. Obtains Diploma in Architecture in the Universidade de Coimbra in 2009.

Eliana Gonçalves

Born in Coimbra, Portugal, in 1982. Obtains Master in Architecture in the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in 2009.

Christoph Schwander

Born in Lucerne, Switzerland, in 1983. Obtains Master in Architecture in the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in 2009.

Jonas Grinevicius

Born in Vilnius, Lithuania, in 1986. Obtains Bachelor in Architecture in the Vilnius Gediminas Technical University in 2009.

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