• Porto, Portugal
  • Art Director, Co-Founder
  • R2 Design

Lizá Defossez Ramalho

Lizá Defossez Ramalho founded R2 in 1995, a design studio specialized in Communication Design, in partnership with the designer Artur Rebelo. At R2 she has worked for a wide range of cultural organizations, artists and architects. She has coordinated various workshops and participated as speaker and jury member in numerous national and international events. Lizá Ramalho has also worked as curator of several design exhibitions. She has also been invited to a wide array of international exhibitions and her projects have been published in various specialized books and design magazines

Lizá has a B.A. degree from the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Porto, a Masters degree in Design Research from the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Barcelona and is now doing a PhD at the same University with a scholarship from the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).

She is a member of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) since 2007, and co-organized AGI Congress and AGI Open in 2010 (Porto), along with Artur Rebelo.