Aires Mateus

MANUEL AIRES MATEUS

Born in Lisbon, Portugal in 1963.

Graduates as an architect in F.A./U.T.L., Lisbon Portugal in 1986.

Collaboration with architect Gonçalo Byrne since 1983.

Collaboration with architect Francisco Aires Mateus since 1988.

TEACHING

Teacher in Graduate School of Design,Harvard University, USA, in 2002 and 2005

Invited teacher in Fakulteta za Arhitekturo,Universa v Ljubljani, Ljubljana, Slovenia in 2003/2004

Teacher in Accademia di Architectura,Mendrízio, Switzerland, since 2001

Professor in Universidade Autónoma,Lisbon, since 1998

Professor in Universidade Lusíada,Lisbon, since 1997

Invited for several seminars and conferences in: Argentina, Austria, Belgium,

Brazil, Canada, Chile, Croatia, England, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan,

Mexico, Norway, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and USA.

 

FRANCISCO AIRES MATEUS

Born in Lisbon, Portugal in 1964.

Graduates as an architect F.A./U.T.L., Lisbon Portugal in 1987

Collaboration with architect Gonçalo Byrne since 1983

Collaboration with architect Manuel Aires Mateus since 1988

TEACHING

Visiting professor at Oslo School of Architectura, Oslo 2009

Teacher in Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, USA, in 2005

Teacher at Accademia di Architettura, Mendrisio, Università della Svizzera Italiana, since 2001

Professor at Universidade Autónoma in Lisbon since 1998

Invited Teacher for seminaries in Portugal, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Argentina, England,

Brazil, Mexico, Norway, Chile, Brazil, USA, Slovenia, Croatia, Canada, USA and Japan.

 


MAIN INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

Weltliteratur Exhibition, Fundação Gulbenkian

PRÉMIS FAD D’ARQUITECTURA I INTERVENÇES EFÉMERAS 2010 1st prize , Barcelona 2010

Farol de Santa Marta

EUROPEAN PRIZE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE MIES VAN DER ROHE AWARD – selected project, Barcelona 2009

Farol de Santa Marta

PRÉMIS FAD D’ARQUITECTURA I INTERIORISME 2008 jury special mention, Barcelona 2008

Centro de Artes de Sines

PREMIOS ENOR2006 Vigo, Spain 2006

Centro de Artes de Sines

CONTRACTWORLD2007 – Hamburg, Germany 2006

Centro de Artes de Sines

EUROPEAN PRIZE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE, MIES VAN DER ROHE AWARD – finalist project, Barcelona 2007

Casa em Azeitão, RS04

~RESIDÊNCIA SINGOLAR 2004 – 1st prize – Madrid, 2004

Casa em Alenquer

PREMIS FAD D’ARQUITECTURA 2003 Finalist project – Barcelona, 2003

Residência de Estudantes, Universidade de Coimbra

II BIENAL IBERO AMERICANA DE ARQUITECTURA - 1st prize – Cidade do México, 2001

Residência de Estudantes, Universidade de Coimbra,

PRÉMIO LUIGI COSENZA – 1st prize – Napoli, Italy 2001

Livraria Almedina, Lisboa

PRÉMIS FAD D’ARQUITECTURA I INTERIORISME 2001 - 1st prize, Barcelona, 2001

Residência de Estudantes, Coimbra

EUROPEAN UNION PRIZE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE MIES VAN DER ROHE AWARD – selected project, Barcelona 2000

Residência de Estudantes, Coimbra,

PREMIS FAD D’ARQUITECTURA 2000 - Finalist project – Barcelona, 2000

 

MAIN NATIONAL AWARDS 

Exhibition at  CCB and Sines Library and Cultural Centre

A.I.C.A.– INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ART CRITICS– Portugal, 2006

Canteen in Universidade de Aveiro,

PRÉMIO DE ARQUITECTURA E URBANISMO DE AVEIRO 1ST PRIZE  – Aveiro, Portugal, 2005

Rectory of Universidade Nova de Lisbon

PREMIO VALMOR 2002 – 1ST PRIZE – Lisbon, Portugal, 2002

Students Housing, Pólo II Universidade de Coimbra

PRÉMIO ARCHITÉCTI/ARKIAL – 1ST PRIZE – Lisbon, Portugal, 2000

 

MAIN INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

Voids - 12th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia 2010

“People meet in architecture” - directed by Kazuyo Sejima, Giardini, Venezia, Italy

No Place Like - 12th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia 2010

National Participation - Portuguese Pavillion, Venezia, Italy

Six Portuguese Studio, Gallery 1, RIBA London, England, 2009

Recent projects, ETHZ, Zurich, Switzerland, 2003

Recent projects, Accademia di Architectura, Mendrisio, Switzerland

1990 | 2004 Arquitectura e Design de Portugal,Palazzo Dell’Arte, Milan, Italy, 2004

In Progress, Dessa Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2004

Progetti, Università degli Studi di Reggio Calabria Facoltà di Architettura, Reggio Callabria, Italy, 2003

'Re-encountering Modernism: citing the work of Aires Mateus in the new landscapes of Portugal',

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York; University of Toronto; University of Michigan; Miami University of Ohio;

University of Arizona; University of Texas at Austin; University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA + Canada, 2003

Arquitecturas de Autor, Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain, 2002

Projects, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University,USA, 2002

Reversed Landscapes, Portugal, XXI World Congress of Architecture UIA Berlin, Germany, 2002

Entro i limiti, Casa Cattaneo, Como, Italy, 2001

 

MAIN NATIONAL EXHIBITION

Aires Mateus: arquitectura. Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, Portugal, 2005

Biblioteca e Centro de Artes de Sines, Biblioteca e Centro de Artes deSines, Sines, Portugal, 2005

Habitar Portugal, itinerant, Portugal, 2003

Geração de 90, Ordem dos Arquitectos, Lisbon, Portugal, 1999