Lais Ayres Souza is a qualified Brazilian Architect, B.Arch in Architecture and Urban Planning, Universidade Tiradentes, who is currently doing her MA in Interior Design at London Metropolitan University. She has seven years of extensive experience working as an Architect in Brazil, working in architectural design and consulting offices, urban city planning, as well as with architectural engineering firms, including field experience in construction management. She has created, developed and supervised projects across educational, commercial, retail and residential architectural fields, as well as providing technical support in the building environment. While residing in the UK she has continued to work remotely as an Architect in Brazil, including designs in the domestic field as well as complete unit projects and estimates for construction. Her current research reflects her continued search for conscientious and emotionally resonant architecture and design.