LAMAS is an architectural, design and enginneering practice with office in Brasilia. The studio is led by the founder, the civil engineer Ruy Lamas and his son, the architect Samuel Lamas, who is the creative director of the firm. In its creation in 1987, LAMAS operated exclusively in civil construction and since 2009 the studio creates and developes also contemporary architectural projects and furniture pieces. The firm develops products with architectural and geometric reasoning. The aim is to create simple and light pieces to serve contemporary human life.
About the partners:
Ruy Lamas : Born in Belo horizonte, in 1947 is Brazilian a civil engineer graduated at FUMEC , Belo horizonte. He holds a Master degree in Business Administration from the University of Brasilia.
Samuel Lamas : Born in Brasilia in 1980 is a Brazilian architect graduated at the Università degli Studi di Roma 3, Rome, Italy. He has worked with the italian architect Massimiliano Fuksas in 2005.