We are Oupas! a creative studio specialized in handcrafting brands' concepts and ideas in a meaningful and
emotion-driven way.

We have 12 years of expertise crafting solutions from scratch in paper and cardboard.
Who we are.
Based in the heart of Porto, Portugal, we’re a team of three women: Cidália, Joana, and Sofia.
We met at college while having fun time experimenting with graphic design, illustration and advertising.
After our bachelor's, there was a climate of uncertainity and crisis in our country, but we didn't want to settle and wait for the perfect job, so we started working together in our school's incubator. This was the naive beginning of our exploration as a team, of different materials and techniques, and the start of Oupas! as a creative studio.

Fast forward, 12 years have passed by, allowing us to meet and work with a wide range of clients, creating solutions for the fields of advertising, product display, illustration, installations and events. We can proudly say that our creations are easily recognizable, whether in a shop window, a magazine or a stage.
Our clients.
Claus Porto, Salesforce, Sonae, Porto., Hermès, Thought for food, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Prozis, W.I.R.E., The Atlantic, Josefinas, Roche, Livraria Lello, Navigator, Zalando, Primavera, FES Agency, Symington, Natixis, Teatro Municipal do Porto, Dashlane, Amorim, Zeitreel, The Hotel, Cauny
What the press says.
"Oupas! Design, a world created in the light of fantasy"
— RUA magazine, 2019
Press and other publications.
2019
Gerador – Online article
Público – Newspaper
Observador – Online article
Rua – Magazine
Timeout Porto – Magazine
The Design Kids – Online article

2018
Evasões – Magazine
Simplesmente Branco – Online article
Observador – Magazine and Online article
Inapa – Magazine

2017
Vogue Portugal – Online article
Lux Woman – Online article

2016
Slanted – Publication and Online article

2015
Fedrigoni Club – Online article
PACKgespräch – Magazine
Brand – Magazine
Portugal by design – Publication

2012
Público P3 – Online article
Video, TV and podcasts.
2020
Missão 100% Português – TV show

2018
Mudo Podcast – Podcast
Criar.pt – TV documentary

2016
Slanted – Video Interview

2015
Makers – TV documentary
Portugal 3.0 – Talk Show
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