Architect from FAU USP, 1987, has been dedicated to both teaching and practicing. Always based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, he is founder and principal in charge of SPBR architects since 2003. He has taught studios at FAU USP since 2001 and also as a visiting professor in Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Italy and United States [ASU, 2005; UC Berkeley, 2006; GSD Harvard and MIT, 2008; UT Austin, 2010; Yale, 2013]; ETHZ Zurich 2013/2014; IUAV WS 2008 and 2009. In 2005, he got his PhD with a work that reflects about the role of experience São Paulo in his way to think about architecture. His buildings have been widely exhibited through publications, lectures and exhibitions.