Info

Practice

RAR.STUDIO is a Lisbon-based architectural practice, founded by Rita Aguiar Rodrigues in 2015, designing and producing places and objects, research and critical thinking.

Transversal to the nature of the exercise, the scale of intervention or the respective client typology, the studio’s work inherently involves the design of solutions deploying sensitive, critical and responsive perspectives on the context and the contingencies prevailing.

The design process is determined by the principles of client collaboration, mediation with the supervisory entities and assembling and coordinating teams incorporating the necessary range of technical and specialist skills, knowledge and experience.

Through joint reflection, the studio ensures broad reaching, efficient and precise project development.

Team

Rita Aguiar Rodrigues, M. Arch, OA
Founder and Director
rita aguiar rodrigues
Rita graduated from Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa (DA/UAL) in 2009.
She collaborated with Pedro Reis Arquitecto (2009-10 Lisbon, PT), MMBB Arquitetos (2010-11 São Paulo, BR) and ateliermob (2011-15 Lisbon, PT).
Rita was Assistant Professor at the International MA Program ASG - Architektur.Studium.Generale. from Brandenburg University of Technology and Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa (2012); tutor at the Architecture Intervention Laboratories “Noutra Costa” (2012) and “In Situ” (2013/2016) from the Center for the Study of Architecture, City and Territory of Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa; and Assistant Professor at Estúdio Vertical #2 “Stones Are Alive”, coordinated by João Luís Carrilho da Graça, from Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa (2020).
Inês Chambel Borges, M. Arch, OA
Project Leader
Inês graduated from Instituto Superior Técnico da Universidade de Lisboa in 2018.
She joined RAR.STUDIO in 2019.
Ana Ponce Suero, M. Arch
Ana graduated from Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de la Universidad de Sevilla in 2019.
She joined RAR.STUDIO in 2020.
Previously – Edward Zammit, Francisco Costa, Ioulia Metzidaki, Jaime Rubio Campuzano, Mariana Simões, Marta Morais Miranda, Samuele D'Eramo, Tali Liberman Caldas

Contact

Av. General Roçadas n.° 69, R/C Dir.
1170 − 156 Lisboa, Portugal

T. (+351) 218 131 057
mail@rar-studio.com

For press enquiries, please contact press@rar-studio.com

For applications to join the practice, please send your CV and portfolio
(max. 10MB) to work@rar-studio.com

Instagram

© RAR.STUDIO. All rights reserved. Unless otherwise indicated, all materials on these pages are copyrighted. No part of these pages, either text or images may be used for any purpose other than personal use, unless explicit authorisation is given. Therefore reproduction, modification, storage in a retrieval system or retransmission, in any form or by any means – electronic, mechanical or otherwise –, for reasons other than personal use, is strictly prohibited without prior written permission.