Angelo Bucci

He is an architect from FAU USP Sao Paulo University, 1987, has been dedicated to both teaching and practicing. Master’s in 1998 and PhD in 2005. He has taught studios at FAU USP and also as a visiting professor in Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Italy [IUAV, Venice, 2008 and 2009] and the United States [ASU, 2005; UC Berkeley, 2006; GSD Harvard, MIT, 2008; UT Austin, 2010]. Founder and principal in charge since 2003 of SPBR architects, based in São Paulo, Brazil.

Some of his buildings have been widely exhibited and published. He has been a visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Design Harvard, University of California, Berkeley and Arizona State University (USA), Università IUAV di Venezia (Italy), Torcuato Di Tella (Argentina), University of Cuenca (Ecuador) and Andres Bello (Chile). Angelo Bucci was recognized with an honorary fellowship from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) in 2011 for his contribution to the profession. He received the Holcim Silver Award for the Latin American region in 2008 for his project Low-Energy University Mediatheque, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He was a member of the Holcim Awards jury for the Latin American region in 2011. Since 2003, he has led SPBR, architectural office located
in São Paulo.