OPORTO FRENCH INSTITUTE

The project attempts to create within the Institute a “bon coin”, a meeting place where students and visitors would linger…
Despite its narrowness, the space was chosen for the quality of light, poured through the openings above the garden, giving it the softness of an intimate setting.
The verticality of the set, imposed by the large windows, sought the elegance of the noble spaces in the building: the entrance hall, the library, the lounges.