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Portuguese Architects

Key Architecture Studios in Portugal, western Europe

post updated 31 October 2021


Portuguese Architects Offices

Portuguese Architect – Architect Listings

Arquitetos Portugueses

This page contains a selection of major Portuguese architects, with links to individual practice pages. We’ve selected what we feel are the key Portuguese Architects, but additions are always welcome. The focus is on contemporary architects in Portugal but information on traditional architecture studios is also welcome.

The most celebrated architect from Portugal are Alvaro Siza and Eduardo Souta de Moura, both winners of major architecture prizes. Currently the notable architecture practices include ARX Portugal, Barbosa & Guimarães, EMBAIXADA arquitectura and Pitágoras Architects.

Additions for the Portuguese Architecture Studios page welcome: info(at)e-architect.com

Portuguese Buildings
Portuguese House
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Links to Portuguese Architect Studio InformationArchitect Practices in Portugal listed alphabetically by surname

Major Portuguese Architect Studios

Alvaro Siza

Eduardo Souta de Moura

Portuguese Architecture Practices

ARX Portugal

Arquitectos Anónimos

Arquitectos Associados


AVA Architects

Barbosa & Guimarães

deMM arquitectura

EMBAIXADA arquitectura


Pitágoras Architects

RVDM Arquitectos

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Famous Portuguese Architect – Alvaros Siza
Education: University of Porto School of Architecture – Escola de Belas Artes, Portugal 1949-55
Siza was born in Matosinhos, Portugal in 1933

Portuguese Architect Offices featured on this site but not listed in architect practice section

Aires Mateus, architects
Antonio Carvalho Arquitectura e Urbanismo, Lda
Atelier da Bouça, Filipa Guerreiro e Tiago Correia, arquitectos
Bak Gordon, arquitectos
camara municipal de cascais
Falcão de Campos Arquitecto
Fernando Martins
Gonçalo Byrne
João Álvaro Rocha – Arqiitectos, Lda
João Luis Carrilho da Graça, JLCG arquitectos lda.
menos e mais/vieira de campos+cristina guedes
Miguel Arruda Arquitectos
Nuno Brandão Costa Arquitecto, Unipessoal lda
Nuno Ribeiro Lopes, Arquitectos Lda
Sousa Santos Arquitectos

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Note – Oporto is often translated as Porto in English, similarly Lisboa as Lisbon

Additional architects studios in Portugal welcome: please mail images (min. 72 DPI and 900 pixels wide) with architects practice profile to us at the e-mail address below.

Portuguese Buildings

Location: Portugal, southwestern Europe

Portuguese Architecture – Major Design

Portuguese building – Casa da Musica Porto
Casa da Musica Portugal
photo by Phillipe Ruault

Key Recent Portuguese Architecture Design

The Champalimaud Foundation
Design: Charles Correa Associates with RMJM architects
Lisbon Research Center
image from architects
Champalimaud Foundation Lisbon

Oporto Buildings
Carlos Ramos Pavilion building design by Portuguese Architects
photo : Nelson Garrido

Lisbon Buildings
Altis Belém Hotel building design by Portuguese Architects
image from architect

Portuguese Houses

World Architects

Additions for the Portuguese Architect Offices – Design Studios Portugal page welcome