Branca Cuvier is a portuguese artist based in Lisbon.
She is particularly interested in psychology and anthropology and has been presenting the outcome of her work in diverse supports like drawing, painting, sculpture, body sculpture, jewelry and video. Branca studied at Ar.Co and Gerrit Rietveld Academy and worked with Lucy McRae, Lidija Kolovrat, Ricardo Preto and Carminho.
Francisco Nogueira is photographer from Lisbon, trained as an architect.
His work focuses on architecture, interiors and the man-made landscape. Francisco lived in Barcelona and worked with Ventura Valcarce Architects before setting up his studio in Lisbon. He published “As Roças de São Tomé e Príncipe” and “Bijagós: Património Arquitectónico”, both with the architects Duarte Pape and Rodrigo Rebelo de Andrade and published by Tinta-da-China. He has been working with clients and magazines all over the world such as Wallpaper*, DOMUS, Surface and The New York Times.
Branca and Francisco met in 2009 and soon started to share their visions as freelancers, learning a lot from each other. Later in 2014 they gave a talk entitled "Co(uple) Work" at Arquivo 237 about the challenges and advantages of being an entrepreneur couple.
After sharing studios with other freelancers for more than ten years, they envisioned their own studio, that they could share with other fellow creative and promote new interactions between creative minds, so Jiboia Studio was born.
It is a two floor open space located in the neighbourhood of Ajuda in Lisbon, that has a co-work floor with exhibition walls and a meeting room.
Branca and Francisco’s studios are located in the basement, as well as some common spaces.
Carolina Cantante is a portuguese graphic designer, creative director and founder of C-Studio.
Graduated at University of Fine Arts in Lisbon, Carolina has worked as a Graphic Designer at OMA (Rotterdam), Urban Noveau (Pune), Experimenta Design (Lisbon) and as Owner / Creative Director of Studio AH-HA. In 2018 launched her own studio C-Studio, focused on branding, environmental, editorial, web design, and has been working with clients such as Sonae, Viúva Lamego and Trienal de Arquitetura.
Emma is a graphic designer and illustrator from Cape Town, South Africa.
She studied Creative Brand Communication and after working for a design agency for two years, she went freelance. Emma focuses on editorial design, illustration, branding, creative direction and concept development. Clients include: Malala Fund, Penguin Random House South Africa, Oh Comely, Recipes for Self-Love.
Francesca is an Italian photographer, and SEO consultant from Venice.
She graduated in sociology and intercultural communication in Milan. After working in Berlin with Performics, she moved to Lisbon and started working as a consultant. Francesca focusses on photography and writing, working and visual narratives and spending time in the darkroom. She presented her work in Lisbon at Livraria Ferin, Ler Devagar and NaEsquina.
Inês Maldonado is a portuguese graphic designer. After living in Rio de Janeiro and London she founded Atelier Maldonado.
Inês collaborates with other professionals to develop projects in the most diverse aspects of communication design, content creation, art direction and web design, with a special focus on branding for the hospitality industries. She has been working with clients such as Bastardo, Chef Kiko, Studio Astolfi, Hotel da Baixa, 1908 Lisboa Hotel and Delta Q.
Pedro Santo and Leonor Palma Ramalho are portuguese architects and founders of pele atelier.
The studio's work is centered on creating architecture for both residential and services, focusing on the people who will make the most use of the space. The studio relies on shape and function, and is mindful of materials, light and sound. A studio where architecture becomes a place and makes you feel right at home.
Tomás Marques aka Grafiktom is a portuguese graphic designer and a junior front-end developer.
He creates visual identities, designing for print media and editorial projects. He helps clients create their digital footprint designing and developing websites, social media posts and motion graphics. Tomás is working with Monono Studio.
Magdalena Feikusová is a graphic designer and illustrator from Opava, Czech Republic.
She is an expert in experimental typography, illustration, branding and editorial design. After living in Tallinn and Ghent Magdalena moved to Lisbon and she is now working with C-Studio. Her work has been shown at It’s Nice That and Hotel Hotel.
João Guedes Ramos is a portuguese architect and founder of Pencilmen Architects.
Pencilmen Architects is a London based practice, currently active in both Portugal and the UK. João is a friend and spends his time between the two cities. From Jiboia Studio he provides support to the different projects and assists his local team, with a view to creating meaningful and inspiring spaces where people feel comfortable, contributing to a more sustainable landscape, economy and community.
Lourenço Teixeira de Abreu is a portuguese architectural photographer from Lisbon also interested in visual arts.
Growing up in Macau, São Paulo and later studying in Brighton, he studied then in Lisbon, where he settled. He has been working with Francisco Nogueira for the past three years, and now taking on freelance assignments at the same time.
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