Magda Rocha


Professional Training

  • Degree in Architecture from Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa, 2004
  • Complementary training in the area of Architecture and Urban Planning, from the Faculdade de Arquitectura, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, 2002
  • Degree in Interior Architecture, Faculdade de Arquitectura, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, 2001
  • Registered at the Ordem dos Arquitectos, No. 14511

Additional Training

  • XIX Congress of the International Union of Architects UIA, Barcelona, (3-6 July) 1996
  • Workshop on adaptation of Theatrical spaces, with Jean-Guy Lecat, technical director to Peter Brook, (5-10 July) 1999
  • Workshop at Vitra Design Museum, with the designer Andreas Brandolini, Poitier, France, (20 to 26 September) 1999
  • Introductory course to drawing (life drawing) at the National Society of Fine Arts, 2001/2002

Other qualifications and interests

  • Training in use of NormaCAD, provided by Tecad in collaboration with SAIP, 2011
  • Agriculture and Sustainability: 2006 Training in organic agriculture, horticulture and fruit growing at the Portuguese Association of organic farming Agrobio, 2009-2010.
  • Introductory course to permaculture by Urban Planner João Jorge.
  • Shiatsu: 2009 mid-level and advanced level course, with the Master Toshio Funada
  • Scientific Illustration: 2014 nature drawing course – field drawing and scientific drawing, with illustrator Pedro Salgado, Museu Nacional de História Natural e Ciência

Professional Experience

  • Working at architectural firm, Fragmentos de Arquitectura since September 2014
  • Worked at Gonçalo Salazar de Sousa Arquitectos, 2006-2012
  • Professional internship at Atelier do Século, 2005/2006
  • Member of practice at Pedra Silva Arquitectos, 2003
  • Academic internship at DMRU-CML (Direcção Municipal de Reabilitação Urbana da Câmara Municipal de Lisboa), Integrated Project (IP) of the Chafariz de Dentro, Alfama, 2001