Filipa Crespo Osório
Filipa Crespo Osório (Coimbra, 1981) graduated in architecture in 2006 at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra having made one academic year at Università degli Studi di Roma - La Sapienza, under the Socrates-Erasmus program. She worked in Architecture Offices in Barcelona and Lisbon and has participated in several national and international competitions. In 2012/13 she attended the Advanced Studies Course in Digital Architecture (CEAAD) at ISCTE-IUL+FAUP where she began to use digital tools to generate parametric geometries and found her passion for Kinetic Origami Surfaces. After the CEAAD she started her PhD research in ISCTE-IUL, ISTAR-IUL with the theme Kinetic Folded Surfaces for Big Spans. She has an FCT scholarship with reference SFRH/BD/100818/2014.