Maria Pita Guerreiro
Maria Pita Guerreiro is a Portuguese multidisciplinary designer, currently based in Stockholm, Sweden. Her interest lies in design as a medium for storytelling and a way of connecting different fields. Projects undertaken in her role as a designer, in part via her co-founded Studio OJEAM and collaborations with VICARA Design Studio, strive towards sustainable solutions, where her position as a practitioner is connected with concerns and responsibilities of introducing the new. Objects and products that match planetary and societal needs, balancing both a commercial and an artistic vision.
Most recently interested in exploring biofabrication and biomaterials, as a method of learning from biological processes. Her project MYCELIUM MILLENNIUM, aligns with the latest technologies and crafts that are increasingly oriented towards manufacturing with nature itself.