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P. Varzim Urban Complex

P. Varzim Urban Complex

The Municipal Plan of Póvoa de Varzim reflects the desire to channel the city’s growth phenomena, consolidating, reformulating and closing the urban front, setting limits and identifiable forms, capable of countering the uncontrolled development of the periphery. The aim would therefore be a unitary re-classification of the city’s radio-concentric image. The realization of the limits..
Clubhouse

Clubhouse

On the site, a extremely inclined wall of schist, a staircase and a ruin overrun by vegetation… In the distance, an old farmhouse overlooking the valley of Lima River, between Mount Madalena and the town of Ponte de Lima. Around, a golf course under construction. The ruin is for the “Clubhouse”… Overcoming the stereotype image..
French School

French School

This project is the result of a limited competition, promoted in 1995 by the Association of the Oporto French School – Marius Latour Foundation. The competition aims to increase the capacity of the school by building new classrooms, an auditorium, a courtyard, a foyer and activity rooms. The existing school, built by architect Luís Cunha..
Elementary School in Paris

Elementary School in Paris

These school facilities, schools, refectory, leisure center, multipurpose hall, are inscribed on the philosophy of a broader plan to create an eco-district on the outskirts of Paris. The buildings present well defined characteristics to be considered of high environmental quality and meet the highest standards of a very high-level of environmental performance – with regard..
Tabuaço Municipal Pools

Tabuaço Municipal Pools

The building is located in an area of difficult geological, topographical and accessibility conditions. The choice of this location, near the city park, the outdoor swimming pools, the sports hall and schools, aims to create a center of educational activities capable of producing a momentum for the consolidation and upgrading of the urban environment of..
Inlima Hotel & Spa

Inlima Hotel & Spa

The project stems from the desire to sew and to reclassify the urban landscape of one of the entrances to the town of Ponte de Lima, consisting of historic buildings – a chapel, a convent, a Roman bridge, a groove of trees, a new out of scale building, an incomplete urban development and a public..
Res. Buildings in Paris

Res. Buildings in Paris

This individual and collective residential building design, planned based on bioclimatic principles, aims to: 1 – Create a block of diversity and urban quality, extending the city to the east; 2 – Ensure the urban continuity and balance of the eco-neighborhood with the adjacent neighborhoods; 3 – Value the patrimonial and landscape quality of the..
Industrial Unit

Industrial Unit

The implementation of the production plant at the portuary facilities breaks, first, with the “foot loose” trend widespread in the implementation of the existing production plants . Not breaking with a place , nor a territory , is to affirm the will to take into account the human values that are implicated here. It is..
Office and Com. Building

Office and Com. Building

Num terrenos residual, com cerca de 500 m2, programou-se um edifício com cave para estacionamento, rés do chão comercial, quatro pisos de escritórios, e um quinto destinado à sede de uma prestigiada associação da cidade. O projecto tentou encontrar um possível remate urbano de gaveto e a continuidade entre os alinhamentos da Rua Andrade Corvo..