the architects used bold shapes and color to define the new site intervention. The post m2.senos camouflages geometric and abstract restrooms for a cemetery in portugal appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.Read more
the design team sought keep the project’s ‘eternal’ elements, while replacing its ‘ephemeral’ components with a new steel structural system.
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Deep triangular and flat-topped arches are punched through the white walls of this community centre, which architects Manuel and Francisco Aires Mateus designed for the Portuguese town of Grândola. Read moreRead more
the project is not only defined by its monochromatic color scheme, but also by the dramatic apertures cut into its façades.
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designed by ricardo and gilda camacho, 'EN125A22 house' is a three-storey dwelling embedded into the landscape. The post adaptable house in southern portugal can transform into a hotel appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.Read more
in portugal, pritzker laureate eduardo souto de moura has helped transform a historic farming village into a luxury hotel and retreat. surrounded by ancient oaks, olive groves, and vineyards, ‘são lourenço do barrocal’ is situated in south-central portugal,…Read more
the development blends into the existing urban fabric, a gesture intended to help preserve the region's culture while still allowing progress. The post residential complex by studio madouh questions archetypal kuwaiti architecture appeared first on de...Read more
These images by Portuguese photographer Nelson Garrido reveal buildings left deserted in the aftermath of the last financial crisis. Read moreRead more
Over 350 species of bird have made their home at this wetland centre, built by local firm X Architects on…Read more