Born in Lisbon, 1973. Diploma in Architecture by the “Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto” (FAUP), 1998, having also studied at the “Technische Universiteit Delft”, in Holland, with an Erasmus scholarship. Collaborator of João Álvaro Rocha, between 1999 and 2002. Own practice since 2001. Awarded author, namely with the first prize in the international competition for the Museum of Art and Archaeology of Vale do Côa (2004-2009) and the third prize in the international competition for the Oporto Tram Museum (2010), both in co-authorship with Camilo Rebelo. Recently awarded with the Bauwelt Prize 2013 with the Museum of Art and Archaeology of Vale do Côa. In parallel has participated in various conference cycles and exhibitions, with works published in several publications.