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Braamcamp Freire Secondary School


The Braamcamp Freire Secondary School is located at the edge of the historical centre of Pontinha, Lisbon. The site has approximately 17.380 sq mt and borders an accentuated topography. The school is part of Pontinha’s urban fabric with the exception of its north boundary that faces an unconstructed valley. The School was originally built in […]


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Tapete Interpretive Centre


The CITA [Centro Interpretativo do Tapete de Arraiolos – Arraiolos Tapestry Museum] is located at Arraiolos main public space, the Praça Lima e Brito, where the town hall is sited. The project for the museum consists in a contemporary intervention that defines a selective strategy to deal with the existing elements. It proposes a clear […]


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Cartaxo Cultural Center


The new Cultural Centre in Cartaxo stands out for the bold in situ exposed concrete cantilever that, like a “belly of a whale”, projects itself onto the sidewalk and foyer to house the main auditorium. This public building is located between two gables, taking on the modest urban scale of the main square of Cartaxo. […]


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Primary School and Kindergarten


The school is organised in three parts. The central and most public area contains the main entrance, the library, gymnasium, refectory, activities and workshop areas, multi-purpose room, school administration and covered playground. These spaces are organised so that they can be used independently by the local community. The library is at the core of the […]


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Housing


The main goal of the project was to create a building integrated in the urban context and providing the construction of public space visually connecting the city and the park.The site plan is located in a park area in the middle of a neighborhood with public buildings, like a Day Care Elderly Centre and a […]


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Jarego House


The house is located in a lot with 8 x 40 meters (24 x 120 feet) in the urban historical fabric of the city of Cartaxo.  A central patio and a garden allow the light to go through all spaces of the house during the day. This central patio is an importance element in the […]


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Faculty of Medicine Coimbra University


The building for the Subunit 2 and 4 of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, establishes connections with the surrounding area and is integrated in the landscape, creating a functional and formal interaction with the urban life of the Campus. The project was born from the idea of creating a privileged connection with the […]


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Day care and Elderly Residential Centre


The project is located between in an urban area with a residential neighborhood mainly with social housing for low income families uphill and an area with various public buildings at the lower part of the valley. The elderly day centre is in between these rather different social, programmatic and physical realities, thus celebrating both its […]


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