Party Hall / José Marini Bragança & Helena Veludo

© Pedro Ferreira

Architects: José Marini Bragança & Helena Veludo
Location: Cortes, Leiria, Portugal
Project Team: Carla Sousa
Project year: 2007 – 2009
Photographs: Pedro Ferreira

© Pedro Ferreira

The building provides a strong relationship with its natural surroundings. To minimise its visual impact, the building is raised up from the ground. The , its predominant material, brings its inside and outside closer together.

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© Pedro Ferreira

Both the ceiling and the inside floor paving white colour intends to visually frame the landscape. The support bathroom stands as a unique element to destabilise the whole proposal serenity, with the red of its inside fittings as a counterpoint to the whole building white colour.

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Cite: "Party Hall / José Marini Bragança & Helena Veludo" 13 Apr 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 22 May 2015. <>
  • indria

    love it.

    design so simple n modern