Estudio Guto Requena is a multidisciplinary creative studio based in São Paulo investigating the intersection between architecture, product design, communication and technology. The desire to investigate new forms of design and digital technologies that can stimulate emotions, empathy and the sense of collectiviness is what keeps Estudio Guto Requena alive. Our passion is to hybridze the analogical to the virtual.
Guto Requena is a brazilian architect with a Master in Architecture and Urban Plannig from USP - University of São Paulo. For nine years, he was a researcher at NOMADS.USP - Center for Interactive Living Studies of University of São Paulo. In 2007 he presented his master's dissertation, "Hybrid Habitation: Interactivity and Experience in the Cyberculture Era". In 2008, Guto founded Estudio Guto Requena. Since then, he has won several awards, lectured and exhibited in more than 20 countries worldwide. Between 2012 and 2015, Guto wrote a column about design, architecture and urbanism at Folha de São Paulo, one of the major Brazilian newspapers, and collaborated as well with several magazines. Since 2011, Guto has been creating, screenwriting and hosting TV, web and cinema series.