Álvaro Puntoni, Dipl. Architect
Álvaro is born in 1965.
He studied Architeture and Urban Design FAUUSP 1987, gained masters degree (1999) and was awarded a doctorate from FAU-USP in 2005. Teachs the subject of Project in FAU-USP since 2001. Partner and founder of Escola da Cidade since 2002 where teachs since 2002. Guest lecture on the masters course of FAU-Mackenzie. Worked with Ângelo Bucci from 1987 to 1996, with who, between 2002 and 2004, founded SPBR ARCHITECTs. Gained the Jovens ARCHITECTs award in 2004 (Yong architects award by the IAB/SP) with the extension project for the Museu do Ouro em Sabará. Took part in several national and international competitions winning first prize, with Ângelo Bucci, in the Nacional competition for the Brazilian pavilion for Expo'92 in Sevilha , for the national competition for “Memorial à República” in Piracicaba - SP (2002) and for the national competition for SEBRAE Headquarters (2008), which is on site. And second prize in the competition for Petrobrás Headquarters in Vitória-ES (2005). Participated in various collective architectural exhibitions showing his work like Bienals de Arquitetura – SP, the exhibition “Encore Modern? Architectures brésiliennes 1928-2005” (Paris, 2005) and “Coletivo – Arquitetura Paulista Contemporânea” (São Paulo, 2006; Rio de Janeiro e Zürich 2007, Lisbon and St Louis USA, 2008). Partner of gruposp since 2004 in São Paulo.
Jonathan Davies, Dipl. Architect
Jonathan is born in 1975.
He Architeture and Urban Design (2003) Faculdade de Belas Artes de São Paulo - FEBASP . Specialization course in Ambiental Design and Energy Conservation FUPAM-USP (2005). Took part in the National Competition for International Airport of Florianópolis, Finalist at Elemental Architecture World Competition (2003) and Petrobrás Headquarters Vitória-ES (2005). Honorable Mention at Capes Office (2007) MBA in Real Estate Development, Fupam-USP (2009) (Partner Grupo SP).
João Sodré, Dipl. Architect
João is born in 1978.
He studied Architeture and Urban Design (2005) and got his Master Degree in 2009 FAU-USP. First prize EX-AEQUO Student Competition at XVII Brazilian Congress Competition (2003). Finalist at Elemental Architecture World Competition (2003) and Petrobras Headquarters Vitoria-ES (2005). Honorable Mention at Capes Office (2007). Participating at GrupoSP since 2004. Directed the documentary “Elevado 3.5”, winner of the “E Tudo Verdade” festival in 2007.
Andre Nunes, Student FAU-USP
Julia Caio, Student FAU-USP