of birth 15.3.1948
1968-70 Technion Institute of Technology, Faculty of Architecture Haifa, Israel.
1970-73 Architectural Association School of Architecture, London.
1973 A.A Diploma (Architectural Association School of Architecture), London R.I.B.A part 1& part 2 (Royal Institute of British Architects).
Graduated studies - Architecture Department, University of California
1980-81 Research work at the "The Center for Environmental Structure" Berkeley California. Headed by Prof. Christopher Alexander. Topics of research: The nature of spatial order, the phenomena of colors, Simulation of design processes.
my own firm in Israel.
1990-92 Member of committee at the Jehoshua Rabinowitz Tel-Aviv foundation for the Arts.
1997-9 Member of Committee at the "Council For Higher Education". Special Committee for the authorization of schools of Architecture in Israel.
2001-4 Member of the "Public Council for Research and Development of Educational &Welfare institutions".
2004 - 5
External examiner for M.A thesis, Technion Institute of Technology,
Faculty of Architecture & Town Planning, Haifa
1985-6 School for Environmental Design, Tel-Aviv.
1997-2006 Bezalel Academy of Art & Design Department of Architecture, Jerusalem.
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Faculty of Architecture and
publishing my book:
Israel National Lottery Council
for the Arts
Portugali is a Israeli architect, whose work is tightly connected to
the holistic-phenomenological school of thought, which she argues
is much beyond the given definition of Sustainable Architecture, a humanistic worldview she implements in urban design,
architecture, landscape design and interior design in designing public buildings, residential and private houses.