Ralitsa Dimitrova Timeva graduated from University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy in Sofia, Bulgaria with a degree of Theory and History of Architecture. During her studies she collaborated with I/O Architects and ViArch Atelier, Sofia based studios as intern. Joined MASS lab in 2017 as an intern architect.

Aušra Česnauskytė finished her bachelor of architecture at Vilnius Gediminas technical University, Lithuania. In 2016 with an exchange programme she studied in University of Lisbon and after she did an internship in Porto based architectural office MeroOficina. Besides the internship and her studies she was an active helper for the Architecture Fund Organization based in Lithuania. Joined MASS lab in 2017.

Fábio Teixeira Ferreira graduted from the Universidade da Beira Interior with a Master in Architecture in November 2014. During his academic studies, in 2013, he was an Erasmus student at Faculty of Architecture – Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava. He collaborated at Atelier dos Remédios, in Lisbon, from 2015 to 2016, and then, at a small office near Aveiro. Joined MASS lab in 2017.

Prior to joining MASS lab, Francisca Barros has done an internship at Bach Architects – a Barcelona based architectural and decorating office. Before this experience and after finishing her Master at Faculdade de Arquitectura do Porto in 2016, she lived in Stuttgart for one year, working for one semester at Haas Cook Zemmrich studio 2050. Joined MASS lab in 2017.

Ana Rute Freire holds a Master in Architecture for the Lusiada’s Univertisty of Porto, Portugal. She collaborated in Carla Andreia de Carvalho – Arquitectos + Associados (Porto based office) and Sérgio Sousa Arquitectos (Penafiel). In the beginning of 2017 she moves to Copenhagen to collaborate in ADEPT. Joined MASS lab in the summer of 2017.

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Diogo de Sousa Rocha holds a Master in Architecture for the Faculdade de Arquitectura do Porto, Portugal. After collaborating in Aflalo&Gasperini, a São Paulo based architectural office,

he served as a project architect with Camilo Rebelo. Rodapé Arquitectos and Matosinhos Municipality mainly in cultural and service projects.

Between 2013 and 2014. he took part on several projects in world heritage buildings at Portuguese Cultural Department. In 2014, co-founded MASS lab.

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Duarte Ramalho Fontes holds a Master in Architecture from the Faculdade de Arquitectura do Porto, Portugal. Duarte collaborated at OODA, an Oporto based architectural office. with projects In Europe and Asia.

He took part in several projects, commissions and competitions since 2007 collaborating among others with Camilo Rebelo, Graça Correia, Adalberto Dias. Duarte also worked at BIG, Bjarke Ingels Group, from 2012 to 2013, on several projects. In 2014 he co-founded MASS lab.

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Lourenço Menezes Rodrigues holds a Master in Architecture from the Faculdade de Arquitectura do Porto, Portugal. Lourenço collaborated from 2011 to 2013 at OODA, an Oporto based architectural office, with projects in Europe and Asia.

He worked at Kengo KUMA in Paris, from 2013 to 2014. Back in Portugal he collaborated for a few months with Adalberto Dias.

After that, Lourenço went to OMA, Rem Koolhaas’s office at Rotterdam, where from 2014 to 2015, took part in several projects, commissions and competitions. In 2014, he co-founded MASS lab.


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In 2016, joined MASS lab.

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Petra Simões Leitão holds a Master in Architecture from the Faculdade de Arquitectura, Porto, Portugal.

Petra collaborated with Pedro Brigida Arquitectos in 2012, a Coimbra based office and . After studying in Montevideo in an exchange program, worked with Ramseier & Associates, in Zurich.

In 2016, joined MASS Lab as an architect.

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Inês Carvalho Vieira holds a Master in Law from the Universidade Católica do Porto, Portugal. Inês collaborated in some lawyer’s office such as “Luís Bianchi de Aguiar, Catarina Pinto Rezende, Ana Guerra Aguiar, Advogados” (Porto); “Sousa Guedes, Oliveira Couto e Associados” (Porto); “Luís Rodrigues da Silva e Associados” (Lisboa).

She also collaborated with a company that manages medical clinics. Inês joined Mass Lab as a Business Developer in 2017.

Lorenzo Mancini holds a Master in Architecture from the Department of Architecture at the University of Ferrara, Italy. Joined MassLab in 2017 as an Intern Architect.

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Mass is the content, where matter, density and volume intertwine reality and experience.
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