Larissa Heinisch
Architectural & Research Assistant

Larissa has qualified as an architect and urbanist in Brazil. She has also studied Urban Regeneration and Planning at University of Liverpool and has a master’s degree in City Design and Social Science from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Larissa has experience working on projects and studies in informal settlements, low-income neighbourhoods, and marginalised contexts. At Article 25 Larissa is working on recommendations for design improvement of health centres in Myanmar. She also volunteers with Architecture for Humanity and is a member of Architecture Sans Frontières. Larissa believes in the role that design has on fostering positive social impact and in the importance of promoting fairer cities. In her spare time she enjoys travelling, reading, yoga, and photography.