Graduated from the School of Architecture of the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), where he taught for three decades. He is an architect and founder of GPA & A.
He won international awards, such as The International Architecture Award in Chicago, the World Architecture Festival (WAF) in Singapore and the Architizer A + Awards in London.
His works have already been exhibited in Brazil and in the world, giving prominence to the Biennial of Architecture, in São Paulo, the Biennial of Venice, the Biennial of Buenos Aires, the Triennial of World Architecture, in Belgrade and the Institut Français d'Architecture, in Paris.
He is a member of the Curator Council of Fundação Oscar Niemeyer and Fundação Dom Cabral. Founding partner of the Academy of Schools of Architecture and Urbanism of Portuguese Language (AEAULP).
Gustavo is the author of projects such as Expominas (Minas Gerais Fair and Exhibition Center), the Monument to the Freedom of the Press, the Japanese Immigration Memorial in Pampulha, the Congonhas Museum (cultural heritage of humanity), Santana and Regina Mundi , the new Mineirão Stadium, the Guignard School (considered one of the 30 most relevant works of architecture in Brazil).
With 04 books published, his works have been exposed in Brazil and abroad, by the main websites, magazines and books on architecture and design in the world, such as ArchDaily, Abitare, Architecture Now, Le Mounter Architecture Mars, Architectural Digest, Enlace, Monocle, Architectural Record, Wallpaper, SUMMA +, among others.