BIOGRAPHIE

INÊS LUDOVINO . co-founding partner of AMPLO. Inês grew up between Portugal and Macau. She studied architecture in the University Lusiada of Lisbon studying under Ricardo Bak Gordon and Pedro Domingos. She is a Registered Architect in Portugal since 2003. Before founding AMPLO, she worked for leading architectural offices in Lisbon such as GGLLatelier, Manuel Magalhães and PM-arq. She also started her brand IIUD handbags, featured in Serralves Museum and CCB Centro Cultural de Belem Stores. In 2010 founds AMPLO together with Valter Perdigão.

VALTER PERDIGÃO . co-founding partner of AMPLO. Valter grew up in Portugal. He did his studies at the University Lusiada of Lisbon and Instituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia studying under Stefano Boeri and Arrigo Rudi. He is a Registered Architect in Portugal since 2003. After graduating, Valter was invited by Ricardo Bak Gordon to join his team, a collaboration for over 10 years. He also worked for the Pritzker Award Paulo Mendes da Rocha and the Cheil Creative Agency. In 2010 founds AMPLO together with Inês Ludovino.

SANDRA PIRES . joined AMPLO in 2019. Sandra grew up in northern Portugal. She studied architecture in the University Lusiada of Porto and is a Registered Architect in Portugal since 2001. She moved to the United States in 2002 with an ICOMOS fellowship. She holds a Master in Urban Design from the University of Michigan, where she worked as a research assistant to program Director Roy Strickland. She moved to New York in 2006 working for leading architectural offices such as SOM, Gensler, Zurita Architects and MAC Cosmetics Store Design. She is also a partner at 119 Marvila Studio, where she runs a gallery and event space.