Jose Cornelio da Silva

Jose Cornelio da Silva

Associate Professor

Jose Cornelio da Silva has been a practicing architect since 1983 and also an academic, having taught in the past in several european and american, universities. JCS was the founder and first Director of the New School of Architecture at Viseu, Portugal.

He was awarded the IFRAA-International Forum on Religion Art and Architecture for Excellence in Design, in 1992 in Chicago and in 1995 the Philippe Rothier Foundation in Belgium.

JCS was Knighted by HRH The Duke of Braganza in 2012 with the Order of The Immaculate Conception of Vila Vicosa.

Areas of Expertise

  • Architectural History and Theory
  • Architectural Technology/Building Technology
  • Classical Antiquity
  • Classical Architecture
  • Furniture Design
  • Historic Preservation
  • Italian Art History
  • Italian Language & Culture
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Painting
  • Professional Practice
  • Renaissance and the Baroque
  • Residential Design
  • Sacred Architecture
  • Sustainable Architecture and Urbanism
  • Urban Design

Recently Taught Courses

Arch. 84152, Classical Architecture II (Rome)  

Arch. 84312, Italian Classicism (Rome)  

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