Paulo Martins Barata

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Born in Lisbon (1965), received a M.Arch from the Faculty of Architecture of the Technical U. Lisbon, in 1988, an MBA from the U. Edinburgh in 1991, a Ph.D. from the ETH Zürich, in 2000, and was Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Columbia University, in New York. He published extensively on architectural theory and criticism, among others, in Arquitectura Viva, Lotus International, Prototypo, Architecture Research Quarterly and in Daidalos, in the latter serving as member of the editorial board. He was Cass Gilbert Visiting Faculty at the University of Minnesota and Visiting Critic at the University of Texas at Austin. He co-curated the Prototypo Seminar in Architecture, held under the auspices of Porto 2001, European Capital of Culture. In addition, he was chief-curator of the seminar Hard Lead, under the auspices of the 2004 National Year of Architecture and served as President of the Jury of the National Architecture Award (Secil) 2004 Universities, and in 2006, as jury member for the National Award of Bulgaria. In 2010, he curated the International Seminar of the Lisbon Architecture Triennial. Between 2005 and 2010, he served as a Member of the National Board of the Portuguese Order of Architects. In Graz, in 2003, Dr. Martins Barata was appointed a Member of the ECP (European Cultural Parliament).

Paulo Martins Barata
MArch MBA PhD

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João Luís Ferreira

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Born in Lisbon (1963), he received a M.Arch from the Faculty of Architecture of the Technical U. Lisbon, in 1988. He published the philosophy essay As Duas Vias (Lisbon, 1994) and, between 1987 and 1997, he collaborated in the philosophy journals Leonardo (1987-89) and Barbara (1997), in latter acting as chief-editor.  He published and lectured extensively on Portuguese philosophy and architecture in Portugal, Spain, France and Italy.  Since 2007, he has served as a Member of the Editorial Board of publishing house Babel and is an active co-author of various Portuguese blog think-tanks, notably Geração de 60 (geracaode60.blogspot.com) and Colunata (colunata.blogspot.com).  In 2009, he served as President of the Jury of Arquitectar (Espirito Santo Bank Architectural Sustainability Award) and in 2014, as President of the Jury of the National Architecture Award (Secil) Universities.

João Luís Ferreira
MArch

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Paulo Perloiro

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Born in Lisbon (1964), he received a M.Arch from the Faculty of Architecture of the Technical U. Lisbon, in 1988. Between 1987 and 1990, Paulo Perloiro worked in the property division of Sonae Sierra, involved in the search of investment opportunities and assisting the management team in setting up major acquisitions and feasibility projects.  Since then, Perloiro has focused on retail design and has been involved in numerous projects.  In this capacity, he has truly become a leading authority in the field.  As an expert in retail design, he has lectured extensively worldwide at universities and professional institutes, advising major clients and investors in the development of retail concepts.  He his currently writing an in-depth architectural manual on retail design.

Paulo Perloiro
MArch

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Pedro Appleton

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Born in Lisbon (1970), he received a M.Arch from the Faculty of Architecture of the Technical U. Lisbon, in 1993, and a M.Sc in Building Heritage and Conservation from the Portuguese Institute of Technology (IST). He collaborated with Exxon and various design practices before joining PROMONTORIO. Appleton also worked in cinema production and amateur theatre and in recent years has been involved in universal design and disabled accessibility. In this capacity, he has lectured and served on various bodies and juries as an expert of the Portuguese Association of Brain Palsy. He served in various architectural juries in representation of the Order of Architects including the Conde de Oeiras architecture prize. At PROMONTORIO, Appleton has focused on design sustainability and environmental design strategies, implemented, among others, in the internationally acclaimed Mora River Aquarium.

Pedro Appleton
MArch

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João Perloiro

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Born in Lisbon (1962), he received a M.Arch from the Faculty of Architecture of the Technical U. Lisbon, in 1987. Between 1983 and 1989, he worked in the architectural practice of Joao Bento d’Almeida, first as an apprentice, and later as Project Director mostly dedicated to cultural projects such as museum renovations and gallery exhibitions. Subsequently, he went on to work for the in-house development team of Japanese contractor Aoki Corporation on the Penha Longa Ritz-Carlton. Within the PROMONTORIO partnership, Joao Perloiro heads the Interior Design division, working tightly with the architecture teams to produce an inclusive and holistic design. In recent years, he has also been actively involved in charity projects for various humanitarian and charitable institutions.

João Perloiro
MArch

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Skype  joaoperloiro