Gisele Taranto is an architect and urban planner formed in 1989 from the University Santa Ursula, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil. Additional studies conducted in Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Hudson Valley Community College, both in Troy, NY, USA.
After 12 years of experience working in an American office and renowned Rio offices, founded Progetto Architecture and Interior.
In 2011, she started Gisele Taranto Architecture, architecture and interiors firm that operates strongly in the residential area of high standard as well as corporate projects.
Natural materials, sustainability, enhancement of lighting and technology are elements present in its projects. It has its work awarded in national and international competitions - among them A´ Design Awards, Casa Claudia Award, O Globo - Casa Cor Rio Award, ASBEA Award - and participates for 11 years in the largest architecture and interior event in the country - CASA COR.