about us

log in required

reset password

register account

Alvaro Siza + Carlos Castanheira

Álvaro Siza

Matosinhos - Portugal, June 1933.

From 1949-55 he studied architecture at the School of Fine Arts - University of Porto. From 1955-58 he was collaborator of Arch. Fernando Távora. He taught at the School of Architecture (ESBAP) from 1966-69 and was appointed Professor of “Construction” in 1976.

Carlos Castanheira 

Lisbon - Portugal, June 1957.

Graduated in Architecture from the School of Fine Arts - University of Porto (1976-1981). Lived in Amsterdam from 1981 to 1990 where he worked as an Architect and studied at the Academie Voor Bouwkunst Van Amsterdam. 

In 1993 he founded the practice Carlos Castanheira & Clara Bastai, Arquitectos Lda. with the Architect Maria Clara Bastai.

Alvaro Siza + Carlos Castanheira
Projects by Alvaro Siza + Carlos Castanheira: