environmental impact studies and diagnostics
urban and detailed master planning
biodiversity and ecological surveys
Terra Urbanismo - team
Duarte Natário (Porto), landscape architect with a master’s degree from the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto (2005-2010). In 2012 he received a research grant from the International Federation of Landscape Architects. He makes the documentary Everything is Landscape, about the history of Landscape Architecture in Portugal, with the support of APAP. He writes on topics related to landscape and urban planning, having collaborated with Público and P3. He is the founder of the atelier Terra Arquitectura Paisagista.
João Francisco Coelho (Figueira da Foz), architect with a master’s degree in architecture from the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto and Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia (2004-2010). He interned in Berlin at the atelier Welter + Welter Architekten where he collaborated from 2011 to 2015. He collaborated in Lisbon with the atelier In’loki-território e Arquitetura from 2015 to 2020. He is the founder of the atelier Premissa in Figueira da Foz and Lisbon.
Maria José Curado (Figueira da Foz), landscape architect, Lecturer at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto and member of CIBIO – Center for Research in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources at the University, where she develops research in the areas of landscape ecology, landscape management, land use planning and urban planning and design. Graduated in Landscape Architecture (ISA/UTL), Master in Urban Environment Planning and Design (FAUP/FEUP) and PhD in Applied Environmental Sciences (UA). Director of the FCUP Landscape Observatory.
Joana Azevedo (Porto), landscape architect with a master’s degree from the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto (2005-2011). She interned at the Burle Marx Landscaping Office, legacy of the biggest name in modernist landscape architecture in the world (2011). She received a graduate scholarship from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, within the extension program “My Place, Our World (Memory and Landscape)”. In 2013 she founded the atelier DaGema – Arquitetura landscape.
Bruno Borges (Coimbra), did a master’s and doctorate in urban mobility, focusing on car-free areas. He was a member of LabTrans, a laboratory at the Federal University of Santa Catarina, where he was responsible for creating a methodology for preparing Urban Mobility Plans. After applying this methodology in some Brazilian cities, he returned to Portugal, where he worked at MPT. Here he worked on around 20 Mobility Plans for various municipalities in the national context, such as Leiria and Guimarães. Between 2019 and 2023 he joined Kapten (now FREE NOW) having held the position of General Director of the company.