João Paulo Providência


Paulo Providencia holds an Architecture degree from the University of Porto (1988) and a PhD from the University of Coimbra (2007). He is Full Professor of Architecture at the University of Coimbra, where he is also a Tutor of Masters and PhD Dissertations. As well, he is a practicing Architect with an interest in the design of public-use buildings. His research interests include nineteenth-century and contemporary methods and practice of architectural expression.

Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Providência, João Paulo (2020), "Seven notes on the program and design of healthcare buildings' rehabilitation",, journal, 62, 68-75

Book Chapter

Providência, João Paulo (2019), Bairro do Bom Sucesso Bom Sucesso Neighbourhood, in RMB (org.), RMB Case Study Handbook. Antwerp, Belgium: RMB, 82-93


Providência, João Paulo; Baía, Pedro (orgs.) (2019), Nuno Portas - 18 obras partilhadas. Porto: Circo de Ideias

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