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Fala is an architecture practice based in Porto, founded in 2013, led by Filipe Magalhães, Ana Luisa Soares and Ahmed Belkhodja. Fala has lectured at different universities and institutions, including the Riba and the Barbican in London, the gsapp in New York, the Graham Foundation in Chicago, the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels, the Versailles’ Faculty of Architecture in Paris and the Casa Dell'Architettura in Rome. Besides the current teaching positions in Toronto, Geneva and Lisbon, Fala has taught at the faculties of architecture in Venice, Munich, Porto and London, among others. The studio has exhibited at the Architecture Biennials in Venice and Chicago, the Serralves Foundation and the Pavillon de l’Arsenal in Paris, and in Panama, italy, Macedonia, France and Portugal. Among other honors, Fala was selected as one of the 50 most relevant young offices in the world by Domus magazine in 2020.


Porto (PT)

  • europe: new generation / l’architecture d’aujourd’hui

  • fala 2g magazine #8

  • av proyectos #098

  • farfalle / libria

  • fun, fast and furious / riba journal

  • constructing practice / gsapp publication

  • from paper to porto / the architect’s newspaper

  • aiming for personality / architectural design, multiform

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