Nonverbal Club is a design studio based in Porto dedicated to the ways language is made visible. Working closely together with artists, architects, curators, editors, publishers and institutions, we research, develop and celebrate projects and commissions as dialogues between content and materiality, craft and technology, meaning and form, history and the future.

Books, exhibitions, identities, campaigns and websites set the field for these conversations to unfold, first resourcing to a thorough and methodic investigation into content, that is later shaped by a passionate and careful use of typography and its articulation with images.

Recent collaborations include Teatro do Bairro Alto in Lisbon, Culturgest, and the Center for Architecture and Urbanism studies at the Architecture University of Porto.

João Martino

Miguel Almeida

Susana Almeida

Clients and Collaborations

Ágora Porto

Architecture Matters

Barata Arquitectos


Cabinet Fanny Nöel & Diogo Lopes

Câmara Municipal de Guimarães

Câmara Municipal de Matosinhos

Câmara Municipal do Porto

Casa da Arquitectura / Centro Português de Arquitectura

Casa da Memória de Guimarães

Casa do Design de Matosinhos

CAAA: Centro para os Assuntos de Arte e Arquitectura

Centro de Estudos de Arquitectura e Urbanismo, FAUP

Centro Cultural de Belém

Centro de Estudos de Geografia e Ordenação do Território

Clube Criativos de Portugal



El Corte Inglés


Escola Superior de Artes e Design de Matosinhos


ETH Zürich Department of Architecture

Experimenta Design

FAR Architects

Flee Project

Forward Consulting

Found Tapes Porto

Galeria Municipal do Porto

Hall Design

Hélder Gonçalves

Irina Pereira

Jessica Gispert

Joana Sobral

Lars Müller Publishers


MAAT: Museu de Arte, Arquitectura e Tecnologia

Marc Jancou Contemporary

MMMR Architekten

Münchner Kammerspiele

Museu de Serralves

Museu da Cidade

Nuno Leites

Paulo Mendes

Porto Academy

Porto Design Biennale

Porto Fashion & Fabric Museum

Rafael Gonçalves

Representação Oficial de Angola, La Biennale di Venezia

Royal Studio

Running Water

Sérgio Couto

Sónia Almeida

Spector Books


Studio Andrew Howard

Studio Thomas Spallek

Teatro do Bairro Alto

Teatro Nacional de São Carlos

Universidade do Porto


Yehuda Safran