Barbas Lopes Arquitectos was established by Patrícia Barbas and Diogo Lopes in 2006. The portfolio of the office includes public and private buildings, single-family housing, interior renovation and exhibition designs. The practice is also engaged in collaborations other with architects such as Peter Märkli and Gonçalo Byrne.
Barbas Lopes Arquitectos recently concluded the Reconversion of the Thalia Theater in Lisbon. Nominated for the Icon Awards 2012, Designs of the Year 2013 and Mies van der Rohe Award 2013. Their work has been published by international media such as Bauwelt, Baumeister, Blueprint, Casabella, Domus, Icon, Wallpaper*.
Luanda, 1971. Diploma in Architecture from FAUTL, Lisbon. Collaborated with Aires Mateus, Gonçalo Byrne, and João Pedro Falcão de Campos. Project Coordinator for Promontório Architects in Salvador da Bahia, during 2005 and 2006.
Diogo Seixas Lopes
Lisbon, 1972. Diploma in Architecture from FAUTL, Lisbon. Doctorate at ETH Zürich. He was a Guest Professor at DARQ.FCTUC, Coimbra. CCA Collection Research Grant Recipient, Montreal, in 2011. Deputy Director of Jornal Arquitectos.