Andreia Garcia (Guimarães, 1985) is a Portuguese, Porto-based curator, writer, consultant and lecturer of architecture, design, theatre and urban scenography. Founder of Andreia Garcia Architectural Affairs, she has specialized in the dissemination of architecture through research, curatorial practice and editorial projects.
She received her Architecture MSc diploma at the Faculty of Architecture of Beira Interior University in 2008, and her Architecture PhD diploma at Faculty of Architecture of Lisbon University in 2015, that received the Professor Manuel Tainha Prize for the best PhD thesis in Architecture of 2014/2015.
From the beginning of 2011 to the end of 2012 she was project coordinator of Smaller Cities project and project manager of the Creative Landscape projects in European Capital of Culture – Guimarães 2012.
From 2015 to 2016 Andreia was curator of Theatro Circo de Braga leading the “Projeto Memória” which celebrated the theatre’s centenary. In April of 2016, Andreia launch the book “O Theatro e a Memória” with her editorial coordination. In 2016 she was also editorial and programme coordinator of the Portuguese Representation of the XXI Triennale di Milano.
Andreia is a member of the Portuguese Association of Architects with the number 18476.
Since the end of 2016 she has co-founded, with Diogo Aguiar, the Galeria de Arquitectura (Architecture Gallery) in Porto.
Andreia is now launching her first book as an author entitled “Espaço Cénico, Arquitectura e Cidade” (Scenic Space, Architecture and City).