>>João Ventura Lopes

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  • Bio

  • João Ventura Lopes graduated architect from FAUP – Porto University in 1998, exerted since then intense professional activity on architectural and urban design of varying scales, both in collaboration as individually. Post graduated from the Course of Advanced Studies in Digital Architecture (ISCTE-IUL + FAUP-UP, 2013) currently holds a FCT grant and is a PhD candidate in the Doctoral Programme in Architecture of the Contemporary Metropolitan Territories (ISCTE-IUL, Lisbon). The works of his thesis explore themes focused in the contrast between Emergence and Composition, and in multidimensional analysis, simulation and project, within the increasing widespread application of digital models to Urban Design through parametric and algorithmic design systems.