Created in 1995 by Lizá Defossez Ramalho, born in Troyes (France), and Artur Rebelo, born in Porto (Portugal), R2 is a design studio located in Porto. R2 develops projects such as editorial design, visual identities, signage systems, posters, exhibitions, as well as web design projects. As a consequence of its multidisciplinary, R2 celebrates partnerships with other project areas such as architecture, engineering, photography, writing or programming. R2 has conducted interventions in public spaces, creating scenarios, projections, exhibits and videos. Beyond these aspects, their work also extends to teaching, research, publishing, installations and interventions.