Ricardo Carvalho
Joana Vilhena
Architects


RCJV Architects
Rua do Norte, 14-1º
1200-286 Lisboa, Portugal
tel/fax: +351 213 475 248 mail: rcjv@rcjv.com


Lisbon based architecture office responsible for both private and public buildings such as an hotel, schools, apartment buildings, exhibition design and a museum. Their work has been featured in several international magazines and has been presented in lectures in Europe, Canada, China, Japan, Israel and Latin America.

The work of the office has been presented also in several international exhibitions, such as “OVERLAPPPINGS. Six Portuguese Architecture Studios” in the Royal Institute of British Architects in London (2009); "Portugal Convida" in the FAD, Barcelona (2010); “Tradition is Innovation” in Ozone Design Center in Tokyo (2011); “Lisbon Ground” in the Venice Architecture Biennale (2012) and “A Room for Mexico City” in Liga, Mexico City (2013). In 2015 they were nominated for the Mies van der Rohe European Architecture Prize.


Joana Vilhena
1998  Architect by the Faculty of Architecture of Lisbon
1999  Established Ricardo Carvalho + Joana Vilhena Architects
2001  Stage design for “My Name is Wilde, Oscar Wilde” Porto, Portugal
2005 / 2008  Project Editor of JA Jornal Arquitectos magazine
2015  PhD in Architecture, University of Évora
since 2015  Professor at the Department of Architecture of Autónoma University of Lisbon

Ricardo Carvalho
1995  Architect by the Faculty of Architecture of Lisbon
1999  Established Ricardo Carvalho + Joana Vilhena Architects
2005 / 2008  Editor of JA Jornal Arquitectos magazine
since 2005  Professor at the Department of Architecture of Autónoma University of Lisbon
2009 / 2013  Professor at Achitektur Studium Generale International Master at BTU Cottbus Germany
2012  PhD in Architecture, IST University of Lisbon
2013  Visiting Professor at Navarra University, Pamplona, Spain
since 2013  Head of Department of Architecture of Autónoma University of Lisbon
2016 / 2017  Visiting Professor at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
2016  Publishes the book “A Cidade Social / The Social City” Tinta-da-China, Lisbon
2017  Professor at the IUAV Venice summer school WAVE.

Ricardo Carvalho was guest critic in several universities such as Academy of Architecture of Mendrisio, Switzerland, EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland, Navarra University, Spain, IUAV Venice, Italy, Politecnico di Milano, Italy, Sint-Lucas School of Architecture, Ghent, Belgium, TUT Tallinn, Estonia among others.


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Colaborators since 1999