Forum Lecture Series, Ricardo Carvalho – Monday, January 18, 2016

Forum Lecture Series, Ricardo Carvalho – Monday, January 18, 2016

The Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, Carleton University


BBB Architects

are pleased to present


Forum Lecture


Ricardo Calvalho

Ricardo Carvalho + Joana Vilhena Arquitectos, Lisbon

“Architecture Covers Architecture: Built Work”


Monday, January 18, 2016


at the National Gallery of Canada auditorium

380 Sussex Drive, Ottawa


Free and Open to the Public


Carvalho image


Ricardo Carvalho is a founding partner of Ricardo Carvalho + Joana Vilhena Arquitectos in Lisbon.  Since 1999, the office has produced a range of award-winning work throughout Portugal including the Lima de Freitas secondary school (2013) in Setúbal, the Museu do Design e da Moda in Lisbon (2009), and the Hotel nas Vinhas (2012) in Douro.  The work Ricardo Carvalho + Joana Vilhena Architects has been presented in lectures and published in Europe, China, Japan, and Latin America, and shown in several international exhibitions: OVERLAPPPINGS.  Six Portuguese Architecture Studios at the Royal Institute of British Architects in London in 2009; Tradition is Innovation at Ozone Design Center in Tokyo in 2011;  Lisbon Ground in the 2012 Venice Biennale of Architecture; and A Room for Mexico City at the Liga Space for Architecture gallery in Mexico City in 2013.  In 2015 they were nominated for the prestigious European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award.  Ricardo Carvalho holds a PhD from the Technical University of Lisbon and is currently Professor and Head of the Department of Architecture at Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa. He previously taught at B.T.U. Cottbus, Germany, and the University of Navarra, Spain.  In winter 2016, Ricardo Carvalho is the Azrieli Visiting Critic in the Master of Architecture program at Carleton University.


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