architecture atelier

Conceito Arquitetos was founded in 1997, having since then acquired wide ranging experience in large scale projects in Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique and Cabo Verde, all through the skills of highly specialized architects.

Our firm’s core driver is the provision of quality services in project development, from the preliminary stages up to the very final stages and finalization processes of every project.

We support the investor throughout the entire process, from the location selection and utility potential, to the evaluation of existing real estate and development project proposals. All commercial and technical aspects are considered and considered throughout all of the necessary phases of conception, development, and execution.

The offices of Conceito Arquitetos are home to a dynamic team, trained and vested with experience and skills in a variety of areas such as:

  • Environmental certification, ISO in Brazil
  • Environmental certification, Leed system
  • Work Safety Certificate, Brazil standard
  • Project development within the BIM system
  • Three-dimensional (3D) modelling and rendering
  • Interior and furnishing graphic design

main services

We offer architecture integration services for all project stages, including: Viability studies, conceptualization, 3D animations, legal projects, executive projects, and construction follow-ups.

Conceito Arquitetos aims to provide a complete service package through our existing partnerships with complementing professional firms and project management offices.


projects sq.m


Shopping center GLA

our path





Going global

Brazil: masterplans, hotels, shopping centers, offices, rehabilitation


First shopping center

Praça Rio Grande Shopping Center, Brazil



Shopping centers and housing


Cabo Verde




Diogo Freire de

Graduated as an Architect and Urbanist from the Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa’s School of Architecture in 1990, having completed his first year at the Escola Superior Belas Artes do Porto, before undertaking an Erasmus at the University of Architecture in Venice.

Worked for 7 years as a Commercial Director within the Parque Expo’98, coordinating client relations with the various departments. Further collaborated in the Directorate of Urbanism, Planning, and Ambelis Architecture, whereby he further participated as a project manager for a variety of projects such as Alcantara XXI, Detail Planning for Praça de Espanha, and the WATERFRONTEXPO 2007.

Possesses a wide range of experience in various project types, such as commercial centres, office buildings, private dwellings, colleges, and hotels.

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Célia Regina

Graduated as an Architect and Urbanist from the UniRitter’s – International Laureate Universities Faculty of Architecture in 1987, before achieving a Master’s degree in Architecture at the Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa’s School of Architecture in 1998. Undertook further training and courses at the London Business School – LAP in 2005 and at the Harvard Business School – PLD in 2007.

Worked at Sonae Sierra as a Development Manager, undertaking project management roles in various European countries, overseeing all development and construction phases in large scale shopping centre projects.

Extensive international investment management experience, with an emphasis on large scale and urban impact projects.

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