Architect SBA, Lead Environmental Designer
Filipa Valente is a Portuguese architect/environmental designer based in Los Angeles. Valente completed her BSc and Masters in Architecture at the Bartlett School of Architecture in London and the Masters in Media Art and Architecture MEDIASCAPES at SciArc in Los Angeles.
Filipa has held design and project management positions at different prestigious architectural practices around the world such as Zaha Hadid Architects, Amanda Levete Architects, Wilkinson Eyre Architects, Belzberg Architects and Synthesis Design + Architecture. Filipa is currently Senior Environmental Designer and Project architect at Second Story .
Her work has been featured in the Architecture + Design museum of Los Angeles, the SKYLINE 2014 festival in DTLA, the Lisbon Experimenta Design Biennale in 2009, 2011 and 2013, at several international exhibitions in Copenhagen, Lisbon, London, Los Angeles and the ISEA 2012 (international electronics art symposium) held in Albuquerque, NM.