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PhD Architect by the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto (FAUP). Neiva is a practitioner architect (since 2007) and an Invited Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto, where she completed her PhD with the thesis entitled “Exhibiting Portuguese Architecture. Twentieth-century Curatorial Strategies”.

She has almost a decade of teaching experience, as a lecturer on “History of Ancient and Medieval Architecture” at FAUP (2012-2019). Besides she was an invited lecturer at Technical University of Munich (2019), teaching the seminar “Exhibiting through Space. Immersive Design in Architecture Exhibitions”, and currently, she is an Assistant Professor of Theory 1 – “General Theory of Space Organization” at FAUP.

Neiva is also a founding member of the research group “Narratives of the Educational Project in Architecture”,

of FAUP research centre CEAU, within which she co-organized some academic events such as “Ludic Architecture - IV International Meeting on Educational Devices and Spaces in Architecture” (2017) and the “International Conference Cycle Context (s) in Contemporary Architecture: 5 Continents” (2018-2019), and participated as author and speaker at international congresses and conferences.

She coordinated the Department of Communication and Culture from FAUP between 2014 and 2016. She curated the exhibitions “Porto - The City, the School and the masters” for UABB 2015 (SZ) Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism / Architecture (Shenzhen, 2015), “Lo studio Ginoulhiac - 10 Anni. 10 Case. 10 Temi di Architettura” (Bergamo and Porto, 2019) and she was also co-author of the exhibition project for the art collective exhibition "Vicente. O Mito em Lisboa" (Lisbon, 2019).

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EDUCATION

 

2020 –  European Phd in Architecture

Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto  (FAUP). Hosting Institution: Architecture Museum of Technical University of Munich (TUM), under the responsibility of Professor Andres Lepik.

PhD Scolarship 2016-2020 funded by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT - Foundation for Science and Technology) - [SFRH/BD/112712/2015].

 

PhD Thesis: “Exhibiting Portuguese Architecture. Twentieth-century Curatorial Strategies”.

Approved by unanimity with distinction mention.

 

2001 - 2007 Master in Architecture

Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2020/2021 – Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto

Invited Assistant Professor. Master in Architecture.

 

2020 - Fundação Marques da Silva, Porto

(Marques da Silva, architecture foundation - devoted to Portuguese architects assets)

Curator and exhibition producer.

 

2020 - Navalint - Construção Naval, Lda.

Architect - interior cruiseship design.

 

2020 – REGENASA, Reparaciones Generales Navales, S. A.

Architect - interior cruiseship design.

 

2012 to 2020 - Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto

Invited Assistant.  Master in Architecture.

 

2018/2019 - Architecture Museum of Technical University of Munich (TUM)

Invited Assistant. Chair of History of Architecture and Curatorial Practices. Technical University of Munich.

 

2014/2015  -  Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto

Communicacion and Cultural Department. Coordinator.

 

2008 to 2012 - Carlos Guimarães e Luís Soares Carneiro, Arquitetos. (architectural office)

Architect. Housing, commercial and services buildings and urban design.

 

2006/2007 - Gabinete Técnico Local, Câmara Municipal de Viana do Castelo (public architecture department)

Intern Architect. Development of traditional construction techniques manual; technical support to rehabilitation works within heritage context of Viana do Castelo historical centre.

 

2005 Luís Pedro Silva, Architect. (architectural office)

Intern Architect.

SCIENTIFIC PRODUCTION
 

Books

Ginoulhiac, Marco; Neiva, Ana; Rodrigues. José Miguel. (eds). 2019. “O atelier Ginoulhiac. 10 anos, 10 casas, 10 temas de arquitetura | The Ginoulhiac atelier. 10 years, 10 houses, 10 themes of architecture”. Porto: Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto. ISBN: 978-989-8527-39-4.

 

Neiva, Ana; Ginoulhiac, Marco; Coelho, Rodrigo. 2017.  Ludic Architecture. Porto: Centro de Estudos de Arquitetura e Urbanismo, Faculdade de Arquitetura da Universidade do Porto.

 

Book chapters 

Neiva, Ana. “From Fantasy to Experimentation: The one-to-one scale in Architecture Exhibitions”. Kong, Mário S. M. Monteiro, Maria R. (eds.). 2019. Intelligence, creativity and fantasy, 5th International Multidisciplinary Congress PHI. London: Taylor & Francis Group. 

ISBN 9780367277192 | Doi: https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429297755 Indexada nas bases de dados: ISI, SCOPUS, EBSCO Thomson Reuters, CrossRef, Web of Science, ELSEVIER Products, Web of Knowledge, ProQuest,PHI.

 

Neiva, Ana. Dias, José Cabral. “A perspective on the Portuguese identity: the idea of modernity. A exposição do Mundo Português and Expo’98”. Kong, Mário S. M. Monteiro, Maria R. (eds.). 2019. Modernity, Frontiers and Revolutions, 4th International Multidisciplinary Congress (PHI 2018), London: Taylor & Francisc Group. 145–151.

ISBN 9780367023973 | Doi: https://doi.org/10.1201/9780429399831 Indexada nas bases de dados: ISI, SCOPUS, EBSCO Thomson Reuters, CrossRef, Web of Science, ELSEVIER Products, Web of Knowledge, ProQuest,PHI.\

 

Neiva, Ana. “Entre a Curadoria e a Educação: processos de mediação em Arquitetura”. Neiva, Ana; Ginoulhiac, Marco; Coelho, Rodrigo. 2017.  Ludic Architecture. Porto: Centro de Estudos de Arquitetura e Urbanismo, Faculdade de Arquitetura da Universidade do Porto. 120-129.

 

Journals and Magazines

Neiva, Ana. “Cultural Diplomacy: New Territory for the Curatorship for Contemporary Architecture in Portugal”. PLI Arte & Design. Outubro 2016. 80-93.

 

Scientific Events - Published Texts

Neiva, Ana. “Deutsches ArchitekturMuseum’s “Architektur im 20. Jahrhundert” exhibition cycle. A synthesis on Modern European architecture at the edge of the new Millennium”.16th International docomomo Conference Tokyo Japan 2020. (postponed to September 2021).

 

Betsky, Aaron; Brillembourg, Alfredo; Shapiro, Gideon F. Re-Living the City - UABB 2015 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture. “The City, the School and the Masters” Collateral Exhibition. Hong Kong, 2015, 348-349.

 

Neiva, Ana. “Curadoria de Arquitetura em Portugal. Entre a Memória e a Ideia do Amanhã: Quatro Points de Repère”. Arquitetura do Mar, da Terra e do Ar – Arquitectura e Urbanismo na Geografia e na Cultura – vol. III. Lisboa: Academia de Escolas de Arquitetura e Urbanismo de Língua Portuguesa. 2014.

 

Scientific Events - Oral Communications

Neiva, Ana. “Deutsches ArchitekturMuseum’s “Architektur im 20. Jahrhundert” exhibition cycle. A synthesis on Modern European architecture at the edge of the new Millennium”.16th International docomomo Conference Tokyo Japan 2020. (postponed to September 2021).

 

Neiva, Ana. “Does ‘curating architecture means building architecture’?”

Inter and Transdisciplinary Relationships in Architecture”. 7th Annual International Conference on Architecture. ATINER - Athens Institute for Education & Research. Athens, Greece. July, 3-6.

 

Neiva, Ana. “Curadoria de Arquitetura em Portugal. Entre a Memória e a Ideia do Amanhã: Quatro Points de Repère”. Arquitetura do Mar, da Terra e do Ar – Arquitectura e Urbanismo na Geografia e na Cultura – vol. III. Lisboa: Academia de Escolas de Arquitetura e Urbanismo de Língua Portuguesa. 2014.

 

Scientific and Academic Events - Organisation

2018 – 2019 “International Conference Cycle - Context (s) in Contemporary Architecture: 5 Continents”. 

Auditório Fernando Távora, Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto.

 

2018 - Architecture competition for students: “CRIA FAUP 2018 - Lighting in Architecture”.

The challenge was to develop a space to exhibitied a lamp, maximizing its spatial impact. Partnership between FAUP and Traço de Luz, lighting company. Porto, Portugal.

 

2017 - Lecture “After the Bubble / Before the Tsunami” by Thomas Daniell.

November 6, 18h30. Sala Plana, Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto.

 

2017 - Ludic Architecture - IV International Meeting on Educational Devices and Spaces in Architecture.

May 12 - 13, 2017. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto.

 

2017 - “PechaKucha: Experiences”. Pechakucha talks with selected participants from the event Ludic Architecture - IV International Meeting on Educational Devices and Spaces in Architecture. Porto, May 13.

 

2015 - Round Table  “From Imagined to Concrete Space”. Concreta 2015. Participants: Damião Castro, Rute Castro, Manuel Carvalho, João Nascimento, Marta Gayoso, Luís Urbano (moderator).

 
PEDAGOGICAL EXPERIENCE 

 

2019/2020 Teoria Geral da Organização do Espaço (Theory 1 - General Theory of Space Organisation)

Invited Assistant.

Master in Architecture, Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto |  1st year.

 

2018/2019 Seminar “Exhibiting through Space. Immersive Design in Architecture Exhibitions”

Invited Lecturer.

Chair of History of Architecture and Curatorial Practices. Technical University of Munich

Bachelor and Master optional course.

 

2012 – 2019 History of Architecture: Ancient and Medieval Architecture.

Invited Assistant.

Master in Architecture, Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto | 1st year.

Semester weekly hours: 4 - 8

  

2018 - Workshop “Drawing with Words: from imagination to translation”.

Oskar von Miller Forum, Munich.


Master Dissertation Supervising

Silva, Alexander. 2020. “Simbiose Disciplinar. Aproximação ao discurso arquitetónico de Manuel Graça Dias”. Supervisor. Ongoing research.

 

Nunes, Aúna. 2020. “Arquitetura e Realidade. Evolução em direção ao Imaterial”. Co-supervisor. Ongoing research.

 

Monteiro, Ricardo. 2020. “Atelier de Arquitetura - Como espaço de pensar e/ou lugar de influência do pensamento pelas suas características e diálogo”. Supervisor. Ongoing research.

 

Santos, Joana Mariano, 2020 “Arquitetura, Comunicação e Curadoria : expor com sentido(s)”. Supervisor. Ongoing research.

 

Ochigame, Aline, 2020 “As dimensões do Habitat na arquitectura de Kazuo Shinohara e Lina Bo Bardi”. Supervisor. Ongoing research.

Soares, Eunice. 2018. “Projectar o invisível: um espaço de contemplação na paisagem escandinava”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Supervisor. Clasification: 19/20.

 

Rufino, Inês. 2018. “Arquitetura e Educação: Atividades didáticas para compreender, interpretar e representar o espaço”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Supervisor. Clasification: 17/20.

AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS

 

2016-2020 PhD Fellowship from FCT -  Foundation for Science and Technology.

[SFRH/BD/112712/2015].

 

2018-2019 Guest Scientist at Oskar von Miller Forum, Munich.

October 2018 - January 2019.

Academic Jury - member

Vasconcellos, Maria Eduarda Leitão. 2020. "Para uma arquitetura inclusiva: Proposta de intervenção em uma Escola Básica no Porto para o desenvolvimento da criança autista". Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

Silva, João Carlos Almeida. 2020. "Aprendendo com a Eva. Uma história de casas que foram brindes publicitários". Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

 

Marcelli, Thaís. 2020. "Preexistência, projeto e recepção pública: o processo de intervenção de David Chipperfield em espaços expositivos". Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

 

Soares, Eunice. 2018. “Projectar o invisível: um espaço de contemplação na paisagem escandinava”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis supervisor. 

 

Rufino, Inês. 2018. “Arquitetura e Educação: Atividades didáticas para compreender, interpretar e representar o espaço”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis supervisor. 

 

Ruivo, Simone. 2017. “Espaço Expositivo como Produtor e Transformador de Cultura(s)”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

 

Machado, Mariana. 2017. “A construção de um espaço interior”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

 

Guardado, Mariana. 2014. “Steven Holl. A poética do concreto”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

 

Cardoso, Rui, 2014. “Atmosferas Arquitetónicas. Do Pensamento à Construção”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

 

Felizes, Pedro. 2014. “Lina Bo Bardi e o teat(r)o oficina”. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. Master thesis jury.

Participation in evaluation panels

“Curatorial Design” Midterm Critic Session.

Chair of History of Architecture and Curatorial Practice, Technical University of Munich.

With Professor Daniel Palešnik and Professor Andres Lepik. Munich, December 6, 2018.

 

“International  Studio” Midterm Critic Session.

The Central Academy of Fine Artes (CAFA), Beijing.

With Professor Keren He and Professor  David Porter. Beijing, December 10, 2015.

UNIVERSITY EXTENSION ACTIVITIES

2017 - Workshops Ludic Architecture

Organization of a set of Workshops for children in the context of the Ludic Architecture event - IV International Meeting on Educational Devices and Spaces in Architecture.

The workshops for children - 4 to 10 years old - were co-organized with Sistema Lupo; LunArquicos. Práctica experimental de arquitectura para niños!; MiniArquitectura; Medialab construindo! and AJO taller de arquitectura.

 

2017 - Construcciones en ruta: Encuentro y talleres.

Presentation on Ludic Architecture - IV International Meeting on Educational Devices and Spaces in Architecture. January 21, 2017. Medialab-Prado, Madrid. Organisation: Medialab and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

 

2016 - Research Seminar: News of Architecture

ESAP - Porto Artistic School

“Magazines and Catalogs - the scientific relevance of your content”

Organisation: Helena Maia

 

2015 Lecture “Young Portuguese Architecture”

The Central Academy of Fine Artes (CAFA), Beijing.

Beijing, December 10, 2015.

Organisation: Karen He e David Porter.

 

2015 Lecture “Young Portuguese Architecture”

AE Design. Shenzhen, December 6. 2015.

Organisation: AE Design Architecture Department.

  

 

CURATION AND EXHIBITION DESIGN

2020 - "More than Architecture" 

With Luís Urbano. Group show “Mais que Arquitetura”, made on FIMS - Fundação Marques da Silva -, architects assets, feature a group of XX Century architects with large scope activity.

 

2020 - Alvaro Siza exhibition to Macau Art Center

With Thomas Daniell (Professor, Department of Architecture, Graduate School of Engineering Kyoto University). Exhibition on the works of the architect Alvaro Siza in Asia.

Collaboration in Exhibition Project.

 

2019 “he Ginoulhiac atelier. 10 years, 10 houses, 10 themes of architecture”.

Ginoulhiac, Marco; Neiva, Ana; Rodrigues, José Miguel. Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. November 18 - December 20, 2019.

Curation and Exhibition Project.

  

2019 “Lo studio Ginoulhiac - 10 Anni. 10 Case. 10 Temi di Architettura”.

(The Ginoulhiac atelier. 10 years, 10 houses, 10 themes of architecture)

Ginoulhiac, Marco; Neiva, Ana; Rodrigues, José Miguel.

OAB Ordine Architetti Bergamo; July 4 - September 27.  2019.

Curation and Exhibition Project.

 

2019 “Vicente. O Mito em Lisboa”.

(Vicente. The Myth in Lisbon)

Neiva, Ana; Lampreia, Carlos. Museu de Lisboa, Palácio Pimenta – Pavilhão Preto. February 2 - April 28, 2019.

Exhibition Design and Curatorial Support.

 

2017 “Porto - the city, the school and the masters.”

Neiva, Ana; Ginoulhiac, Marco. FAUP presence in Concreta 2017 (Concreta - Construction, Rehabilitation, Architecture and Design Fair). November 26-27,  2017.

Presentation in Portugal of the exhibition previously conceived for UABB 2015 - Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture - Shenzen, China.

Curation and Exhibition Project.

 

2015 “Porto - the city, the school and the masters.”

Neiva, Ana. Ginoulhiac, Marco. Collateral Exhibiiton for UABB 2015 - Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture - Shenzen, China.

December 4, 2015– February 28, 2016.

Curation and Exhibition Project.

 

2015 “Do Espaço Imaginado ao Expaço Concreto”.

(From Imagined to Concrete Space)

Neiva, Ana. Dias, José Cabral. Representação FAUP na Concreta 2015.

Curation and Exhibition Project.

 

2011 “Invisible Landscapes" - Photography Exhibition by Luís Bravo Pereira.

Clube Literário do Porto.

Curation and Exhibition Project.

 

 

ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS

Most relevant:

2020 - Rehabilitation and Expansion - Madalena house (with Sérgio Dias da Silva) - ongoing project;

2019 - Rehabilitation and Expansion - Valongo house (with Sérgio Dias da Silva) - under construction;

2015 - Interior design for Scenic Azure river cruise - Portugal - completed;

2015 - Interiors refurbishment of passenger ferryboat, Azores;

2016 - Interior decoration project of rooms at the Intercontinental hotel, Lisbon - Portugal - completed;

2014 - House in Douro region, Gondomar - Portugal;

2013 - Apartment refurbishment and reconfiguration, Póvoa de Varzim - Portugal - completed;

2013 - Rehabilitation of Av. Gomes Amorim Building, Póvoa de Varzim - Portugal - completed;

2010 - House Vila Nova de Anha - Portugal;

2009 - Attached Houses, Viana do Castelo - Portugal;

2008 - House Magdalena Vitorino, Viana do Castelo - Portugal - completed;

2008 - Masterplan and Equipment for “Barrio Privado”, Buenos Aires - Argentina;

2007 - Rehabilitation of two ruins, Valença;

2007 - House Lagartixa, Castelo do Neiva - Portugal - completed;

2006 - House in Moldes, Castelo do Neiva (with Sergio Dias da Silva) - completed;

2006 - Ruin Recovery, Castelo do Neiva - Portugal.

2006 - House in Vila Nova de Anha, Viana do Castelo - Portugal:

2006 - Two townhouses, Viana do Castelo- Portugal.

 
 
EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS’ PRODUCTION

2018 - Photography Exhibition ‘Olhar e Ajudar’, by Alfredo Cunha.

May 14 - 28. Galeria de Exposições - Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto.

 

2018 - Lecture ‘Sistemas flexibles’ por Josep Ferrando.

May 29.  Sala Plana - Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto

Organisation: Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto and Cultural Association Contentor e Conteúdo.

 

2017 - Lecture Juan Paulo Carreño | SURco Arquitectos.

January 24. Sala Plana - Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto

Organisation: Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto and Cultural Association Contentor e Conteúdo.

 

2015 - Open class and book launch from José Luis Uribe Ortiz.

June 1. Sala Plana - Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto

Organisation: Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto and Cultural Association Contentor e Conteúdo.

PHOTOGRAPHY AND DESIGN

2019 Design and edition of the book: “O atelier Ginoulhiac. 10 anos, 10 casas, 10 temas de arquitetura | The Ginoulhiac atelier. 10 years, 10 houses, 10 themes of architecture”.

 

2018 - 2019  Design and production of promotional materials for the “International Conference Cycle - Context (s) in Contemporary Architecture: 5 Continents”.

 

2017 - Design and development of web-site Ludic Architecture: http://www.ludicarchitecture.arq.up.pt/

 

2017 Design and production of promotional materials, including the book from  IV International Meeting on Educational Devices and Spaces in Architecture.

 

2014-2015 Design and production of all promotional materials from Faculty of Architecture of University of Porto. (lectures, open classes, book launches, exhibitions, phd public sessions...).

 

2011-2013  Architecture photography. Published works on: Liceu Martins Sarmento, Guimarães; Museu D. Diogo de Sousa, Braga; Parque Urbano e Turismo, Quinta do Aido, Cinfães; Casa Moselos, Santa Maria da Feira (CG+LSC Arquitetos).