Our team is a group of highly specialized people, made up of architects, urban planners, engineers, designers, project managers, budget specialists and consultants.

 

We help our clients to cope with the big issues and solve them.  

Gustavo

Gustavo Costa

Founding Partner

Born in Brasília, he graduated with a degree in architecture from the University of Brasília in 1999. He completed a Masters Degree – Business Strategies in 2004 from FGV – Fundação Getúlio Vargas. In 2006 Gustavo was awarded with the title “outstanding professional” from the Instituto de Arquitetos do Brasil – IAB/DF. Over the course of 2008/2009, he occupied the vice presidency of Brazilian Institute of Architects at Brasília -IAB-DF. In 2014, he was certified as a project manager with a PRINCE 2 – Level Practioner certification. In 2016 was certified by the training program for generation of clean energy in Latin America by UNIDO – United Nations Industrial Development Organization. As a young architect he collaborated with the Italian architect Renzo Piano in the RPBW office in Paris, where he worked on the projects for the headquarters of Italian editorial house Il Sole 24 Ore (Milan), The Shard skyscraper (London), and the AquaPark tourist complex (Moscow).

 

Specializations

  • Master in Business Administration and Project Managment – MBA
  • Accredite Project Manager – Prince 2 Level Foundation & Practcioner
  • Leed AP (in progress)
  • Accredited on the project of clean energy generation UNIDO – UNESCO
  • Architect at Renzo Piano Building Workshop – RPBW / Paris

Larissa Sudbrack

Partner and Design Principal

Born in Porto Alegre, she graduated with a degree in Architecture and Urban Planning from the University of Brasília in 2011. Her masters degree is in the field of Technology, Environment, and Sustainability from the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, at the University of Brasília. She has a Masters in Business Administration, focusing on Sustainable Constructions and Environmental Certification from the Universidade Cidade São Paulo – UNICID. In 2008 she worked at the Oscar Niemeyer Planning Center in Brasília. In 2010 she collaborated with the Italian architect Renzo Piano at the RPBW office in Genova, helping to develop projects including the Jardins Braço de Prata in Lisbon and Sesto San Gionvanni in Milan. She started her collaboration with ATRIA as an intern architect in 2007, and became an associate in 2011. She is is currently responsible for project management and coordination at ATRIA, as well as for the processes controls that guarantee the environmental comfort of buildings and sustainable practices in general.

Specializations

  • Master (Strictu Sensu) in Technology, Environment and Sustainability at University of Brasilia – UnB
  • Master (Lato Sensu) in Sustainable Buildings and Environmental Certification at Universidade Cidade de São Paulo – UNICID
  • Leed AP (in progress)
  • Collaboration with Renzo Piano Building Workshop – RPBW / Genova
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Andrew

Andrew Marchesin

Fellow Engineer

Project Manager and Associate Director at JMBF with extensive experience implementing integrated design strategies for the built environment. He has worked on a wide variety of projects, including infrastructure projects such as subways, airports, university campuses, commercial, and residential design. Throughout his career, Andrew has emphasized the design of high-performance buildings. He has worked internationally, adapting strategies and metrics in response to local project goals and requirements. He was an Associate Director at Arup, where he played a central role in opening their Brazilian practices. He also participated in research projects to minimize the environmental impact of offshore oil drilling. A graduate of the Cooper Union, he was a lecturer at the Yale School of Architecture Master of Architecture program, emphasizing sustainable architecture and energy efficiency.

 

Highlights

  • Lecturer at Yale School of Architecture Master Program
  • Former Associate Director at Arup

Chiara Storino

Project Controller

Born in Milan, she obtained her Master of Science degree in Architecture at Politecnico di Milano in 2011. She studied abroad at Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa in 2010, at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie in São Paulo in 2011, and she obtained her Italian professional licence in 2012. She has worked as an architect in Italy, China, and Brazil on several international projects and competitions. In Beijing she worked for the international office Büro Ole Schereen on projects including the competition for Axel Springer Media Office in Berlin, 1500 West Georgia residential high-rise in Vancouver, and the Guardian Art Center in Beijing. She moved to Brasilia in 2016 and has been collaborating with ATRIA since then.

 

Highlights

  • Master of Science in Architecture – Politecnico di Milano  (Strictu Sensu)
  • Collaboration with Büro Ole Screen in Beijing, China
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Cláudia Amorim

Consultant Energy Efficiency and Sustainability

Graduated in Architecture and Urban Planning from Universidade de Brasília (1987). Cláudia has also a master degree from Universidade de Brasília (1997) and Ph.D. from Università degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza” (2001). Adjunct Professor for the University of Brasília and coordinator of the Laboratory of Environmental Control and Energy Efficiency – LACAM, she is currently a researcher for the International Energy Agency – IEA. She is also the coordinator of the division of the natural light area of the International Commission of the Eclairage – CIE Brasil, Researcher and adHoc consultant of the National Council of Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), member of the Technical Secretariat of Procel / Edifica, participating in the elaboration of the Regulation for Energy Efficiency of Buildings. Coordinator for the research group Environmental Quality and Natural Lighting in the Built Space.

 

Highlights

  • PhD From Università degli Stui di Roma – La Sapienza
  • Master in Architecture and Urbanism at University of Brasilia
  • Professor at University of Brasilia
  • Ad Hoc consultant CNPQ
  • Researcher at International Energy Agency IEA
  • Member of FAPESP
  • Member of Technical Secretariat of Procel / Edifica

Mariana Siqueira

Consultant Landscape Architecture

Born in Brasília, she graduated in Architecture and Urban Planning from FAU-USP (2006). Since then, she has had experience in several Brazilian and international offices with a greater emphasis on the development and implementation of projects related to landscape architecture. She collaborated with the Vicente Ferrer Foundation, Am Anantapur, India, with the Dutch landscape and urban planning office West 8, with the Brazilian landscape architect Rosa Grena Kliass and Barbieri Gorski offices in São Paulo, where she coordinated the Macambira Anicuns Park and Golf Clube in Goiânia.

 

Highlights

  • Collaboration with West 8 Urban Planning Firm
  • Collaboration with Rosa Klias (landscape architect)
  • Writer at Brazilian AU Architecture Magazine
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Credits

Partners

Gustavo Costa – Founding Partner linkedin
Larissa Sudbrack – Partner, Design Principal linkedin

 

Design Team

Chiara Storino – Project Controller
Julia Fleury – Architect Intern 3
Jeferson Santos – Architect Intern 2
Matheus Tokarnia – Architect Intern 2
Marina Penso – Architect Intern 1

 

International Fellowship

Tiarstudio / Federico Florena – Fellow Architect linkedin
JMBF / Andrew Marchesin – Fellow Engineer linkedin

Consultants

Cláudia Amorim – Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
Marcos Barroso – Civil Engineer A4 Engenharia
Luis Gustavo – Electrical Engineer A4 Engenharia
Mariana Sigueira – Landscape Architect
Paula Farage – Landscape Architect

 

Photography

Bento Viana
Edgar Cézar
Gui Morelli
Haruo Mikami
João Paulo Carneiro
Ricardo Breda

Tarso Figueira

Website

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