Tiago Rodrigues was born in Lisbon in 1979. He Graduated in Architecture with postgraduate studies in Interiors, in the Architecture Faculty of the Lisbon University in 2004. Between 2005 and 2006 he worked with the brazilian architect Isay Weinfeld.
Since 2007 works individually in architecture and interiors area, carrying out also projects of consulting, scenography and furniture design.
Teaches, as a guest teacher in the ESART (Superior School of the Politécnico Castelo Branco Institute), Project of Interior Design and Space Theory in Interior Design Degree and in Interior Design Master.
In 2010 begins the cooperation with the Design company “Pura Cal” where he has functions of creative management and Design consulting.
Between 2010 and 2012 attended a PhD course in Faculdade de Arquitectura of Techinical Lisbon University, under the subject “Furniture in the contemporary architecture project”.
Occasionally participates in conferences and seminars and also leading formations in Interior Architecture.
Exhibitions and conferences
Design Collective Exhibition POPS 2013, Serralves Foundation, OPorto.
Talents Exhibition 2013, Ambiente, Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt.
Exhibition and commissariat of the “Ideal House 2012”, Lisbon Design Show – Lisbon.
“Mostra #5” 2012 Conference, by the Architect association, Lux Frágil, Lisbon.
Exhibition and commissariat of the “Ideal House 2013”, Lisbon Design Show – Lisbon.
“Paris Design Week 2014” Exhibition, Galerie Joseph/Musée Picasso, Paris.
“Trends in Interior Design 2015” Exhibition, Intercasa Trade Show 2015 – Lisbon.
“ The Table Feasts ” Exhibition 2015, Estoril For Press – Hotel Palácio Estoril, Cascais.
“Burilada, Arte-factos para a Sobrevivência” Exhibition – Casa do Design, Matosinhos.
“Lisbon Roots” Exhibition, Homeing 2016 – Convento do Beato, Lisboa.
Nominations and awards
Nomited for the Mobis award 2015 – Interior designer of the year.
Nomited for the Mobis award 2015 - Interior designer shop of the year. (Pura Cal)
Official selection of the design competition POPs 2013, by the Serralves foundation, Oporto.
Winner of the Talents competition 2013, by the Ambiente – Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt.
Honorable mention as a collaborator in the project “ Casa Vertical” by Isay Weinfeld, in the Architecture Competition 2006 of the Brazilian Architect Institute – São Paulo.
Represented the Architecture Faculty in the Young designer competition 2002 – ICEP, Portugal.
Second prize in the “Pladur” competition 2002, representing the Faculty of Architecture of the Lisbon University, in the Iberian Final – Barcelona.