Nelson Mota is Assistant Professor at the TU Delft and guest scholar with The Berlage Center for Advanced Studies in Architecture and Urban Design. He graduated in Architecture and received a Master of Advanced Studies from the University of Coimbra. His PhD was awarded by the TU Delft with the doctoral dissertation “An Archaeology of the Ordinary. Rethinking the Architecture of Dwelling from CIAM to Siza”. Nelson wrote A Arquitectura do Quotidiano (The Architecture of the Everyday) published in 2010, and co-edited “The ‘Bread & Butter’ of Architecture: Investigating Everyday Practices” published in 2015. He is production editor and member of the editorial board of the academic journal Footprint.