Sara Eloy



architect, PhD in Architecture (2012). Eloy’s main areas of research include Digital Technologies applied to Architecture, Shape Grammars, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Analysis of the building space namely considering space perception, and Housing Rehabilitation. She is the director of the Information Sciences Technologies and Architecture Research Center (ISTAR-IUL) where she is a fellow researcher. She has curated several exhibitions being the latest “Artificial Realities: Virtual as an Aesthetic Medium for Architectural Ideation” in the scope of Lisbon Architecture Triennale 2019. She has participated in national and international research projects and published her work in international peer review journals. Eloy is an Assistant Professor at Iscte – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Lisbonm and teaches disciplines of Architectural Computer Aided Design, Drawing, new technologies applied to Architecture and Research Methodologies. 



Last update: September 2020


Articles published on IXD&A:


• How non-designers understand the architecture design project: a comparative study using immersive virtual reality, N. 45, pp. 287 - 301, abstractdownload