Eduardo Souto de Moura

Souto Moura Arquitectos S.A, exhibited at IAD 2017

Company Name
Souto Moura Arquitectos S.A.
CEO and Founder
Eduardo Souto de Moura

Eduardo Souto de Moura was born on the 25th of July, 1952, in Oporto, Portugal. He studied architecture at the School of Fine Arts in Oporto, receiving his degree in 1980.

In 1974 he collaborated in the architectural practice of Noé Dinis. From 1975 to 1979 he collaborated in the architectural practice of Álvaro Siza. From 1981 to 1991, he was assistant professor in his alma mater, and later began to serve as professor in the Faculty of Architecture in the University of Oporto.

He has been visiting professor at the architectural schools of Paris-Belleville, Harvard, Dublin, ETH Zurich, Lausanne and Mantova and has participated in numerous seminars and given many lectures both in Portugal and abroad. His work has appeared in various publications and exhibitions. In 2011 he received the Pritzker Prize and in 2013 the Wolf Prize.

Souto Moura Arquitectos S.A:
The international ofce offers a diversity of professional experience from 30 people amongst senior and junior architects, trainees, archivists, secretaries, computer technicians and 3D designers.

The working methodology is based on sketch, technical drawings, 3D digital and scale model through a constant dialogue with experts, as a single development process.

Renowned Recent Projects by Eduardo Souto de Moura

Bernardas Convent Reconversion

Miguel Torga Cultural Center

Multipurpose Pavilion in Viana Do Castelo

Prédio na Cantareira

Moments in Architecture 2022- Edition 3