Vilma André

Creative solutions. Design, food and space.

Vilma André

Vilma André

Designer, Lisbon


working as a freelancer since 2012
design, performance and installation


Experience

Graphic and kitchen designer at Poggenpohl Portugal
11 2016 – Present Lisbon (Portugal)
Designer Trainee at Maria Blaisse Studio
01 2015 – 02 2015 Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Resident Designer at Companhia das Culturas
01 2013 – 03 2015 Castro Marim (Portugal)
Teacher at Superior School of Agriculture
10 2012 – 10 2012 Elvas (Portugal)
Speaker at INVESTIGA LA DIABETES’11 – PROJECT PRESENTATION
11 2011 – 11 2011 Bilbao (Spain)
Designer, Design manager and Consultant at Estudi Moliné
11 2010 – 05 2012 Barcelona (Spain)
Teacher at High School Luísa de Gusmão
10 2009 – 08 2010 Lisbon (Portugal)
Team Coordination at PT Sistemas de Informação
03 2009 – 07 2009 Lisbon (Portugal)
Designer / Creative / Co-founder at PRETA-Lisboa
01 2009 – 09 2011 Lisbon (Portugal)

Education

“Design for human” Workshop with Marcelo Rosenbaum at Domaine de Boisbuchet
07 07 2013 – 13 07 2013 Lessac (France)
“Nature Inspired Food Design” with Katja Gruijters at Domaine de Boisbuchet
14 07 2013 – 20 07 2013 Lessac (France)
Workshop on Stand/design exhibition at Restart
2010 – 2010 Lisbon (Portugal)
Product Design at Fine Arts University of Lisbon
2003 – 2008 Lisbon (Portugal)

Exhibitions

2017
Exposição de Homenagem ao Mestre Manuel Cabanas at Arquivo Histórico Municipal António Rosa Mendes, Vila Real de Santo António (pt)
2016
CANA E LUZ at CIIPC ciipcacela.wordpress.com, Vila Real de Santo António (pt)
2016
CANA E LUZ: EXPERIÊNCIAS E POTENCIALIDADES at Arquivo Histórico Municipal António Rosa Mendes, Vila Real de Santo António (pt)
2016
CANA E LUZ: EXPERIÊNCIAS E POTENCIALIDADES at Casa do Sal, Castro Marim (pt)
2016
90º À SOMBRA – CANA E ESPAÇO – RésVés Mértola at Casa das Artes Mário Elias, Mértola (pt)
2015
POETRY – installation for a book presentation at Casa do Sal, Castro Marim (pt)
2015
PERFORMANCE – Music, design and drawing installation at Library of VRSA, Vila Real Santo António (pt)
2015
SOURCE | NaCl – exhibition in progress with João Abreu Valente, at Bairro das Artes, Lisbon (pt)

Clients

  • Monte do Malhão
  • Salmarim
  • Guarita Terrace
  • ISCTE
  • APDP
  • Município de Castro Marim
  • Biomercado

Skills

  • Product design
  • Graphic design
  • Image Composition
  • Food design
  • Design management
  • Installation

Specialties

  • Creative Solutions

Awards

2016
SPECTRUM CONFERENCE, Lumina Festival, Cascais., SELECTED
2012
Business ideas competition. Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre, FIRST PRIZE WINNER
2010
“New Talents – Mercado Mundo Mix” PRETA-Lisboa, FIRST PRIZE WINNER (collective)
2010
POP UP LISBOA 2010, PRETA-Lisboa, SELECTED
2010
POPs ORIGINAL PORTUGUESES PROJECTS – SERRALVES. PRETA-Lisboa, SELECTED
2010
FESTIVAL IMAGINARIUS, Mais Imaginarius, PRETA-Lisboa, SELECTED
2010
LE COOL LISBOA. Covers Illustration. PRETA-Lisboa, SELECTED
2001
“Traditional Algarvian Architecture” Schools of Castro Marim., FIRST PRIZE WINNER