THE GRAND PROJECTS

Architectural and urbanistic operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition

The project aggregated one post-doctoral researcher 

Team: Paulo Tormenta Pinto (Head Researcher), Pedro Seco da Costa e João Paulo Delgado

Following the open call for an integrate researcher, Ana Brandão was integrated into the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic Operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”.

Ana Brandão has an Integrated Master in Architecture (2008, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa) and PhD in Public Space and Urban Regeneration (2015, Universitat de Barcelona).

The jury, that was composed by the researchers Paulo Tormenta Pinto, Pedro Seco da Costa and João Paulo Delgado, considered the specificity of candidate academic works and the experience in areas considered fundamental to the project, specifically the expertise in interdisciplinary work regarding public space, urban design and urban planning. Ana Brandão PHD research has focused on urban production processes and their impacts on urban design and public space. She was part of the team that developed the “PSSS method of assessing and interpreting public spaces” and co-coordinated several case studies analysis and publications in that scope (2016-2019).

She also worked as an architect, in CCG Arquitectos developing projects for cultural facilities and schools (2009-2010), and lectured at Technical Institute of Lisbon, in the Civil Engineer graduation (2011-2012).