João Araújo Sousa

João Araújo Sousa

Porto, PT





Architectural Office of FEUP - Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto, PT, Design Architect

Architectural design, from concept to construction.
Construction management.
Interior & furniture design.
Conservation of models.

Jan 2009 - current

Own Private Practice with Joana Correia Silva, architect, Porto, PT, Principal

Architectural practice specializing in single family residences/apartments (remodels and new construction) and international design competitions.

May 2008 - current

Fernando Brandão Alves, Architect / Edição Limitada, Arq. e Design, Porto, PT, Project/Design Architect

Associate designer from concept to construction in numerous Architecture and Interior projects;
3D visualizations.
Furniture design.

Apr 2007 - current

Territory Planning and Environment Division (SPTA) of FEUP, Porto, PT, Junior urban planner

Development of Municipal Plan for the City of Chaves.
Main activities include the production of the Geo-strategic Action Plan, review of municipal urban planning parameters and regulations, revision of urban perimeters and reports on heritage and culture.
Redaction of several complementary written reports for the plan´s commission.
Public presentations.

May 2006 - Aug 2008

António Marques + Brandão Alves, Arquitectos, Porto, PT, Internship

Development of medium and large sized public urban projects, from concept to scheme design.

May 2006 - May 2007

Circulo Q Arquitectos, Madrid, ES, Internship

Development of basic and execution project for tram depot, maintenance and repair buildings for the Madrid Tram Network.

May 2004 - Jul 2006


ESAP - Escola Superior Artistica do Porto, Porto, PT, MArch, 6-year Architectural Degree

Sep 1999 - May 2006
Sep 2003 - Jun 2004

Areas of Specialization