Frederico Fialho Teixeira

Frederico Fialho Teixeira

Istanbul, TR



Frederico Fialho Teixeira is an architect, researcher and lecturer at Istanbul Technical University. He's currently pursuing his Doctoral degree initiated at UCSB Media Arts and Technology department based in the California Nano Systems Institute. Graduated in Architecture and Urbanism, he holds an MA in History of Architecture from the Faculty of Architecture University of Porto, and a MArch from the Design Research Lab at the Architectural Association School of Architecture. He worked at firms including Zaha Hadid Architects and he is the co-founder of [f]Flat research group. These experiences constitute the platform for experimental practices and constructs on art and architecture under transdisciplinary paradigms. His works range from self-initiated projects, to commissions as well as academia, and have been awarded, published and exhibited in multiple international programs and stages.


[f]FLAT, Istanbul, TR, Director

Jan 2004 - current

Zaha Hadid Architects, London, GB, Architect

Jan 2003 - Dec 2003


Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, TR, Architecture

PhD Candidate

Sep 2012 - current

University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, US, Media Arts and Technology

PhD Candidate

Sep 2006 - Aug 2008

Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), London, GB, MArch, Design and Research Lab

Sep 2001 - Feb 2003

Universidade do Porto, Porto, PT, Masters, History of Architecture

Sep 2000 - Sep 2001

Universidade Lusíada do Porto, Porto, PT, BArch, Architecture and Urbanism

Sep 1994 - Jun 1999


Future Places, Honorable Mention

Digital Media Symposium


Media Arts and Technology Fellowship by University of California Santa Barbara, Scholarship


Dean’s Fellowship by University of California, Scholarship


Istanbul Naval Museum National Competition, Honorable Mention


IAE Ephemeral Structures International Competition, Honorable Mention


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