As one of the editorial project managers of this Pli Arte & Design Magazine specific designed for the Portuguese Representation in the XXI Triennale International Exhibition, Milan 2016, I was involved in the editorial process by giving an analytic critic view from the overall contents.

Art Direction Andrew Howard Graphic Design Ana Raposo Contributing Writers Ana Neiva, Ana Rita António, Andreia De Almeida, Celso Longo, Daniel Trench, Diogo Seixas Lopes, Elaine Ramos, Eduardo Souto De Moura, Gabriela Vaz Pinheiro, Isa Clara Neves, Jonas Staal, José Luís Tavares, José Bártolo, Lucio Magri, Maria Do Carmo Serén, Maria João Portugal, Maria Milano, Raquel Henriques Da Silva, Roberto Cremascoli, Tatiana Macedo Translation John Bradford, Rita Conde, Ttm – Traduções Técnicas Do Minho Transcript Samuel Silva Photography Valter Vinagre (Cover), Annet Bourquin, Inês D’orey, Ingvild B. Myklebust, Nelson Kon, Nuno Pereira, Pedro Kok, Rojava Film Commune, Ruben Hamelink, Vera Marmelo Editors José Bártolo, Sérgio Afonso Editorial Assistance Susana Carreiras Editorial Project Managers Andreia Garcia, José Bártolo, Mafalda Martins, Margarida Antunes, Sérgio Afonso Web Design Diogo Vilar Publisher & Distributor Esad Idea Investigação Em Design E Arte Support Rar Imobiliária

Andreia Garcia (Guimarães, 1985) is a Portuguese, Porto-based architect, curator, researcher and consultant of architecture, design 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 was project coordinator of Smaller Cities and project manager of the Creative Landscape projects in Guimarães 2012, European Capital of Culture .
Andreia was curator of Theatro Circo de Braga leading the Projeto Memória which celebrated the theatre’s centenary and launch the book O Theatro e a Memória with her editorial coordination. She was editorial and programme coordinator of the Portuguese Representation of the XXI Triennale di Milano. Since 2016 she has co-founded, with Diogo Aguiar, the Galeria de Arquitectura, an independent space dedicated to the architecture thinking, in Porto.


In 2017, she assumes the curatorship of the architecture program for the Biennial of Contemporary Art of Maia and is invited to think two exhibitions for the Galeria Vertical, in Silo Auto of Porto.


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. In 2017 Andreia is launched her first book as an author entitled Espaço Cénico, Arquitectura e Cidade (Scenic Space, Architecture and City) by Caleidoscópio editors.



Andreia Garcia . principal . senior architect founding partner and curator

Margarida Antunes (2018-) . head of production

Clara Puentes (2018-) . architect

Cecilia Carrioli (2019-) . architecture intern

Martzel Arriaga (2019-) . architecture intern



Former Collaborators

Clara Asperilla (2018) . architecture intern

Inés Brotons (2017) . architecture intern



Premis FAD | Selected, Interiorismo
Prudêncio Studio

Manuel Tainha’ Professor Award | Award
Best Architecture PhD thesis 2014/2015



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