Fatima Durkee’s professional focus has been urban design and business development. With a concentration on cross-disciplinary projects between architecture, design, sustainability, craftsmanship and social science. At the core of her work is the study of complex systems. Also, a constant drive for a harmonious relationship between humans and the earth is present. She has worked in New York, Mexico City and Lisbon.
Passa Ao Futuro
Passa Ao Futuro is a research-based initiative that designs programs to support the transfer of tacit ancestral knowledge. It cultivates an interface for developing ideas, techniques and skills between the historical past and the sustainable future. It facilitates collaboration and innovation between artisans and designers in producing socially, economically, and environmentally sustainable utilitarian designs and architecture.