STUDIO

Born in Lisbon – Portugal, in 1973, has an Architecture Degree by Faculdade Arquitectura Universidade Técnica Lisboa in 1996. 

Collaboration with van Sambeek & van Veen, Amsterdam, Holland, between years 1997 and 2000 and with Broadway Malyan, Portugal, from 2000 until 2004. In 2004 establishes in partnership the acarquitectos office.

In 2008, proceeds individually under the name João Tiago Aguiar, arquitectos. The office, located in the city centre of Lisbon, is mainly focused on the discipline of Architecture, counting already with many built and ongoing projects. Designing furniture and lighting are also part of the design process of the office.

Several lectures have been given and various projects have been published in different national and international architecture magazines, architecture blogs and books. Some awards have been won, including twice the “Surface Design Awards” in the UK and the RENOV 2015 – architectural renewal award of Câmara Municipal de Oeiras, and has been numerous times finalist of the “ArchDaily” awards in different categories. In 2020, figures among the “Best of 2020” of the Archello website and, one year later, the awards SIL 2021 where is distinguished for the best real estate and housing development with the Avencas Ocean View Residences project and also Construir 2021 for the best rehabilitation with Maison Eduardo Coelho. The Golden Trezzini awarded with an honorable mention for the category Best Implemented Project of Private Residence. Again, in 2022, with Avencas Ocean View project wins the Prémio Nacional do Imobiliário and Prémio SIL for Maison Eduardo Coelho as the best real estate housing development. 

The work covers many construction sectors, from housing to restaurants, services, and furniture. During the last few years, the main projects, regarding the housing field, have ranged from the renovation of apartments to the extension and house refurbishment, the extension and renovation of collective housing buildings and the construction of houses and buildings from scratch.

Ordem dos Arquitectos launched an invitation to be part of the jury panel for the cost-controlled housing competition in Almada and the international competition “The Tiny House” 2021, a Volume Zero – Architecture and Design initiative.

Regarding the hotel and restaurant industries, there are manyfold projects associated with renowned brands, including the transformation of existing spaces into new distinct places. The starting point consists of a careful and strict approach to the pre-existing situation which leads to the presentation, execution, and monitoring of solutions more suitable to each client. Working with multidisciplinary teams, from engineering, decoration, to landscaping and fine arts, allows to offer an enriched and completed work.

TEAM

  • Renata Vieira

    Since 2004
  • Rúben Mateus

    Since 2012
  • Maria Sousa Otto

    Since 2015
  • Susana Luís

    2012-2013
    Since 2016
  • Diogo Romão

    Since 2017
  • Samanta Cardoso de Menezes

    Since 2017
  • Leonor Silva

    Since 2019
  • Nuno Sequeira

    Since 2020
  • Francisco Barosa

    Since 2020
  • Rita Lemos

    2013-2016
    Desde 2021
  • Mariana dos Santos

    Since 2021
  • Maria Reis

    Since 2021
  • Giulia Giust

    Since 2021
  • Arianna Camozzi

    2017-2021
  • Francisco Duarte

    2019-2020
  • Beatriz Fróis

    2020-2021
  • Bárbara Fachada

    2021
  • João Morais

    2013-2020
  • André Silva

    2014-2016
    2018-2019
  • Constança Lino

    2018-2020
  • Rodrigo Duarte

    2019
  • Nuno Almeida

    2019
  • João Pedro Costa

    2019
  • Carla Genty

    2018
  • Esteban Carbajo

    2016-2017
  • Agathe Delorme

    2017
  • Maïana Lefebvre

    2017
  • Erika Bea

    2017
  • Ricardo Cruz

    2015-2016
  • Alexandra Tavares

    2015-2016
  • João Neves

    2015-2016
  • Vasco Fragoso Mendes

    2016
  • Frederica Pereira

    2016
  • Laura Cettolin

    2015
  • Aliénor Goffart

    2015
  • Henrique Barros Gomes

    2010-2014
  • Nelson Magro

    2012 - 2013
  • Margarida Paixão

    2012 - 2013
  • Alexandra Parente

    2012 - 2013
  • Paulo Rocha

    2012 - 2013
  • Rita Abreu

    2012 - 2013
  • Ana Caracol

    2007 - 2013
  • Hanna Pirog

    2012
  • Sílvia Amaral

    2008 - 2011
  • Alexandra Milotoi

    2010
  • Marina Gaboleiro Carreiras

    2007 - 2008
  • João Trigo

    2007
  • Maria Ana Castro Caldas

    2007
  • Isabella Rusconi

    2004 - 2005
Rua da Emenda 111, 2º Esq
1200-169 Lisbon, Portugal
+351 213 420 546
info@joaotiagoaguiar.com

        
Rua da Emenda 111, 2º Esq
1200-169 Lisbon, Portugal
+351 213 420 546
info@joaotiagoaguiar.com