Founded by Sara Machado in 2007, stroop| landscape urbanism works as a network that is adapted to each project.

Sara Machado


Landscape Architect and Urban Design Architect

Founder of atelier stroop | landscape urbanism (2007), Sara Machado, is a registrated Landscape and Urban Design Architect. Her work covers Urban Design and Landscape Architecture projects,combining the design solutions for landscape and urban realm in the environmental context.

Sara worked in several urban and landscape design projects in Rotterdam, New York, Barcelona and in Lisbon with several landscape and urban design offices.

Graduated from the Technical University of Lisbon in Urban and Territorial Planning Architecture, holds a master degree from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona in “Landscape Architecture”. Currently is developing her phd in urban ecology, and the ecological value of vegetation in the urban fabric through remote sensing, with the University of Porto - Faculty of Sciencies. Is also collaborating in the Research Project "Neighbourhoods in Lisbon 2012" together with UAL, E-Geo and IHRU.