ARQUI + was set up mid 2003 and Vasco was immediately rewarded for the quality of his architecture by being listed as one of the top 10 architects internationally by the Homes Overseas Magazine in 2004. Since then ARQUI + has received a number of awards for their innovative designs, winning amongst others:

 

 

Awards

- Best Luxury Villa in Portugal 2004 - Homes Overseas Awards;
- Best Portuguese Apartments 2005 - Homes Overseas Awards;
- Best Luxury Villa 2006 - Bentley Awards;
- Best European Development 2008 - CNBC Property Awards;
- Best Architecture 2008-CNBC Property Awards;
- Best International Eco-Resort 2009 - Homes Overseas Awards (Bronze);
- Best Development Portugal 2009 - Homes Overseas Awards (Bronze);
- Top 10 international Eco - Resorts 2009 - A Place in the Sun;
- Best European Development 2009 - CNBC Property Awards;
- Best Architecture 2009 - CNBC Property Awards;
- Best European Development and Best Architecture 2008 in the CNBC Property Awards;
- Bronze Homes Overseas Award for Best International Eco-Resort 2009;
- Honorable Mention - Bienal of Architecture - Municipality of Torres Vedras 2011;
- Best Residential Architecture Portugal 2012 - Bloomberg Property Awards;
- Best Residential Architecture Europe 2012 - Bloomberg Property Awards;
- 1st Prize Green Project Awards Portugal 2012;
- 1st Honorable mention in the Bienal of Architecture of the Municipality of Loulé 2013;
- 1st Prize Bienal of Architecture in the Municipality of Torres Vedras 2013.