I am a student at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. I’ve just completed a placement at LD Studio, the major lighting design practice in Rio.
Prior to that, I was in London at London South Bank University where I studied a BA (Hons.) in Architecture. I also worked at an architecture practice, Newground Architects.
I have completed four years of my five-year course, Architecture and Urbanism, and in that time I have gained a lot of transferable skills including:
- Good spatial visualisation expertise
- Creative design conception artistry
- Detail-oriented project management techniques
- Proficient Architectural software prowess: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Artlantis, Sketchup Pro, AutoCAD, Revit
- Strong communication skills ! Problem solving abilities
- Manual abilities: Drafting (plans, sections, perspectives), 3D model-making
CAREER & EDUCATION HISTORY
January 2016 – August 2016
June 2015 – August 2015
September 2014 – August 2015 B
March 2014 – August 2014
Arts and Culture Research Scholarship
“Databases in Architecture and Urbanism – Foreign Architects in Rio de Janeiro of the 20th Century”
Postgraduate Program in Urbanism, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil
The analysis of foreign architects in Rio by collecting data and developing an online database with front-end website to cross-reference and analyse the data.
Coord. Rodrigo Cury Paraizo
August 2012 – August 2013
“The Spider’s stratagem or: of the possibility of a metahistorical teaching in architecture”
Postgraduate Program in Architecture, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil
‘Thought, History and Criticism’, Interviewed architectural design professors and discussed the relationship between architectural history and production.
Coord. Gustavo Rocha Peixoto
March 2012 – Present
January 2008 – February 2008
The South American River Otter Project, Florianopolis – Brazil
Collecting data from Otters’ habits, diet and environmental conditions to make sure of their wellbeing and of the surrounding community.
ACHIEVEMENTS & CERTIFICATIONS
World Architecture Festival London Student Charrette
I was invited along with students from different universities to give ideas for 21st century London squares.
My group was said to have “best grasped the true meaning and feeling of a London square.
Architectural Visualization and Advanced Photorealism
Course taught by Florian Stephens
UAL: University of the Arts London
Architecture for Fashion
Workshop with Ippolito Pestellini from Rem Koolhaas’ office “OMA”
Rio Moda Institute, Rio de Janeiro
Bramantes Institute, Rio de Janeiro (Authorized Autodesk Training Centre)
Certificate in Advanced English
Cambridge ESOL Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International
University of Cambridge
AutoCAD 2013 2D
Bramantes Institute, Rio de Janeiro
(Authorized Autodesk Training Centre)
During my spare time I like relaxing and going out with family and friends. I love cooking, listening to music and live events. Furthermore, I have a keen interest in travel and have visited several countries.
I also have a passion for film and enjoy going to Rio’s Film Festival every year. When I am not drawing I like to make short films, some of which you can view in my portfolio.