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Topos Atelier de Arquitectura, Lda | House in Aldoar

Architecture Topos Atelier de Arquitectura, Lda | House in Aldoar

Topos Atelier de Arquitectura, Lda | House in AldoarThe idea of a house structured by a continuous uncoated white concrete wall came to mind while walking along a Richard Serra steel spiral. It starts on the fireplace and extends to the plot limits. In analogy we aimed at two situations: on the inside “an emotion’s machine” and on the outside the object’s unity and its simplicity towards the surroundings.

Topos Atelier de Arquitectura, Lda | House in Aldoar

© Xavier Antunes

Topos Atelier de Arquitectura, Lda | House in Aldoar

© Xavier Antunes

Topos Atelier de Arquitectura, Lda | House in Aldoar

© Xavier Antunes

Location: Porto, Portugal
Design Agency: Topos Atelier de Arquitectura, Lda | Jean Pierre Porcher, Margarida Oliveira and Albino Freitas
Project name: House in Aldoar
Collaborators: Sofia Lima, Michael Ferreira
Area: 485.00 m2
Photos: Xavier Antunes
Completion Date: 2011
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