Mário Sequeira, Architect
Born in Braga in 1978 and graduated in Architecture in the year 2001.
Received in 2001 the prize of best student of the discipline of Project assigned by C.M. Vila Nova de Famalicão.
In 2001 he was invited by the Atelier Opera in Lisbon to collaborate in the execution of works of considerable size. It maintains effective collaboration until September 2003.
In 2004, he began to work as an independent worker, collaborating with various ateliers in the provision of services and consultancy, graphic presentation, modeling and rendering of architectural projects for competitions.
Received in 2004 the first prize of product design of Jornal de Notícias and Diário de Notícias.
In 2005, it received the first prize of integrated design in the marketing campaign of Portucel.
Participates in the winning team of the 1st prize of the International Competition of the New Hospital of Braga, the 1st prize of the Contest by invitation to the complex Cabanas Golf, Oeiras, Lisbon and participates in the winning team of the Competition for the Alto do Parque, Amoreiras, Lisbon, projects developed by the Opera Projects atelier in Lisbon, Barcelona and Luanda.
In 2007 he established Sequeira Arquitectos Associados Lda., converted in 2009 into AZO Sequeira Arquitectos Lda. in which he coordinates numerous scale projects especially in international markets.
Pedro Soares, Architect
Born in Braga in 1977 and graduated in architecture in 2001.
In 2002 he was a teacher hired by EB 2/3 Fragoso to teach the discipline of Visual Education.
In 2003 he joined the staff of Empreiteiros Casais SA, where he works in the most diverse areas of project and marketing. In 2006 he is a guest lecturer at Macedo de Cavaleiros Municipal Council, under the theme "Humanized City".
In 2006, along with Mário Fernandes Arqº, presents the theme "Self-sustaining Constructions" at the Exponor's architecture conferences.
Between 2007 and 2008, he is part of a volunteer mission in Angola, by ONGD - Lay People for Development, where he develops projects of social development and construction of educational infrastructures.
In the various participations in public competitions, the second prize awarded for the design of the new Braga III Health Center stands out.
Initiates collaboration in 2009 at Sequeira Arquitectos Associados and together with Mário Sequeira he established AZO Sequeira Arquitectos Associados, where he is currently working.
Jorge Vilela, Architect
Born in Braga in 1982 and graduated in architecture in 2006.
It develops its last year of course in the Sapienza Università di Roma - Ludovico Quaroni under the Erasmus Program.
From 2006 to 2007 he develops admission to the Portuguese Institute of Architects at the IPPAR - Portuguese Institute of Architectural Heritage, Porto.
He is a guest lecturer at the Municipality of Moura where he participates in the 9th Moura Fair with the theme "Sustainable Architecture".
In 2007, he was part of the volunteer team of the 1st edition of the Lisbon Architecture Triennale.
Initiates collaboration in 2007 at Sequeira Arquitectos Associados.
In 2008 won the contest promoted by the Municipality of Póvoa de Lanhoso for the development of the Interpretation Room of the Territory - Casa da Botica.
Since 2009 he has been a member of AZO Sequeira Arquitectos Associados, where he is currently working.
João Alves, Architect
Born in Braga in 1982 and graduated in architecture in 2007.
In 2003, he collaborates with Tolniber, Graça & Mendes Lda., in Braga, with the main functions in the creation and development of projects.
He collaborates between 2006 and 2011 in the architect Nuno Portela's atelier in Braga, as an architect.
In 2010 the master's thesis ends. During this same year he collaborates in the publication of the book by Nuno Portela Arquitecto, from the Kaleidoscope publishing house.
In 2011 he began the admission stage to the Portuguese Institute of Architects at the Domove company, with main responsibilities in the design and development of furniture and accompaniment of decoration projects.
Initiates collaboration in AZO Sequeira Arquitectos Associados since 2011, where he currently working.
Luís Sequeira, Architect
Born in Braga in 1990.
In the year 2015 concludes master's degree in architecture, integrating between 2012 and 2015 the NAA - Nucleus of Architecture and Arts.
Between 2015 and 2016 he collaborates with AZO Arquitectos Associados, as an intern architect.
Since 2016 he has been a member of AZO Sequeira Arquitectos Associados, where he is currently working.
Sílvia Silva, Administrative Assistance
Born in Braga in 1977.
Between 2004 and 2010 developed his professional activity in the pharmaceutical area.
Develops administrative functions at AZO Sequeira Arquitectos Associados since 2012.