Lara Caldas Fernandes da Silveira is studing the last year of Architecture and Urbanism at Universidade de Brasília (Brasília University), where she attends since 2010. In 2012, she has worked as an intern for Banco do Brasil (Brazilian Bank), in security layout and construction. In the following years of 2014 and 2015, she dedicated herself to the prison architecture field, developing part of her graduation work in this area. Moreover, she has lived in Tokyo between 2012 and 2013, where she studied and researched the Japanese culture.