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João (Carlos Gomes) Branco is an architect, urban designer, and most importantly a platemaking expert. He is passionate about making a real difference in the programming and aesthetic experiences of public places around us.
He founded pluriescala focusing on responsible and context sensitive design in architecture, town planning, water feature design and public art works. Before that João worked as an Architect, Town Planner, Senior Urban Designer and Senior Water Feature Designer in some local Architecture offices. This includes the implementation of the Lisbon´s branch of Multinational Spanish Company GHESA, responsible for technical and commercial consulting to all ongoing projects in Lisbon´s metropolitan area. He was responsible for all design aspects, including international water features design and public spaces global projects.
João studied architecture and urban planning studies Lisbon’s Technical University, and received further training in Barcelona, as an Erasmus student, at Escola Tècnica Superior d`Arquitectura del Vallès. He continues to live in Lisbon, Portugal.
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