Oliveira Cotta is a São Paulo based company, specialised in commercial, industrial and residential projects for over 22 years now. The practice is led by two founding partners,providing high quality design.
With over 700 projects, our work follows the principles of mutual respect in relationships and commitments, acting responsibly with the budget constraints and showing consideration towards our clients’ investments.

Oliveira Cotta has a multidisciplinary team of architects and engineers that work together creatively since the start of the project, combining their knowledge to devise integrated, sustainable design solutions.   

Environmental and social aspects are at the heart of the company’s design process. We work closely with our clients throughout the process to bring our sensitiveness and awareness into their perspective and to understand their needs extensively, which are the main drive behind our design.


New Concept School Silicon Valley

Location: San Mateo - CA, USA
Area: 9,600 m²
Client: Grupo SEB do Brasil
Date: 2018
Status: On Going

Oliveira Cotta is responsible for the design of the new Concept school to be implemented in the city of San Mateo, Silicon Valley - California. The major challenge of the project was to convert an existing office building from de 1990 into a new and contemporary school, in which the advancement in the pedagogical concept should be reflected in the building architecture. Oliveira Cotta is working in partnership with the local architects HGA from San José.