Miguel Vieira Baptista


Born in Lisbon in 1968, Vieira Baptista studied industrial design at IADE and at the Glasgow School of Art. Since 2000 he has been developing projects that range from objects to spaces for several firms and cultural institutions such as Amorim, Vista Alegre, experimentadesign, EDP Foundation or the Lisbon Fashion Week. He curated in 2001 the exhibition “Dieter Rams Haus” presented at Centro Cultural de Belém, in Lisbon. Since 2003 he has been regularly self-producing and exhibiting limited editions of pieces in galleries such as Loja da Atalaia, Cristina Guerra, Marz, Appleton Square, Gabinete and DIDAC. He teaches at ESAD CR since 2000 and was a Guest Professor at HfG – Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design in 2003, at ECAL in 2010 and at Domaine de Boisbuchet in 2015. His work is part of the permanent collection of MUDE – Lisbon’s Museum of Design and Fashion. In 2013 he was awarded the Audi Mentorprize by A&W in Cologne.



O Peso da Pedra
Miguel Vieira Baptista