Guilherme Machado Vaz

Born in Porto (Portugal) in 1974. Graduated at 'Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto' (FAUP) in 1998. Collaborator at Eduardo Souto de Moura's office between 1996/1997. Architect at Matosinhos Municipality since 2000. Among other works are Custóias Civic Center, Custóias Football Club, the Garden pavillion and, more recently, Casa da Arquitectura and OJM headquarters at Real Vinícola. His office produces mainly residential projects such as the Valley House, João's House and Afife House, among others. In 2008 worked as Team Architect for David Chipperfield Architects, on a residencial project in 'Bom Sucesso, Golf Resort and Spa', Óbidos. Teacher at 'Universidade Lusófona do Porto' between 2012 and 2021. Guest teacher at Politecnico di Milano, Piacenza, in 2017. Guest teacher at Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, in 2019. Phd in architecture at Universidade Lusófona do Porto (2020). Professor at the Department of Architecture of the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Coimbra since 2021. Chairman of the General Meeting of the Architectural Association (2020-2022). Lectured in several national and foreign institutions. Jury for FAD in 2008 and Archiprix 2019. Workshop leader at Porto Academy 2015 (FAUP) and 2016 (IUAV Venezia).

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