House in Travanca / Nelson Resende


Architects: Nelson Resende
Location: , Portugal
Area: 456 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: FG+SG

Video: Arts and Creative Platform / Pitágoras Arquitectos

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Designed by Pitágoras Arquitectos the Arts and Creative Platform was completed in 2012 for the 2012  European Capital of Culture.

Filming: Ivo Tavares (ITS – Ivo Tavares Studio)
Post-Production: Luís Melo (ITS – Ivo Tavares Studio)
Translation: Pedro Carvalho (INCEPTION ARCHITECTS)

G.C. House / Atelier d’Architecture | Lopes da Costa

© Manuel Aguiar

Architects: Atelier d’Architecture | Lopes da Costa
Location: Ovar,
Architect In Charge: José António Lopes da Costa, Tiago Meireles
Collaborators: Rita Gonçalves, Filipe Ribeiro
Photographs: Manuel Aguiar

LEDscape / LIKEarchitects

© – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

Architects: LIKEarchitects
Location: Belém Cultural Center, , Portugal
Project Year: 2012
Photographs: FG+SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

Godiva House / Empty Space Architecture

© João Morgado

Location: , Portugal
Architect In Charge: Luis Mendes
Collaborators: Nuno Gonçalves, Simone Cunha, Tiago Leal, José Maria Santos
Year: 2012
Photographs: João Morgado

Campo de Santa Cruz / José Cabral Dias + Luís Miguel Correia

© Fernando Guerra | FG + SG

Architects: José Cabral Dias + Luís Miguel Correia
Location: ,
Authors: José Cabral Dias, Luís Miguel Correia
Collaborators: Daniel Gameiro, Luís Spranger Carvalho, Nuno Ferreira Barbosa, João Fôja, Patrícia Miguel, Vanda Correia
Year: 2008
Photographs: Courtesy of JCD+LMC, Fernando Guerra | FG + SG

EVOA – Environmental Interpretation Center / Maisr Arquitetos

© Filipa Miguel Ferreira

Architects: Maisr Arquitetos
Location: , Portugal
Area: 470 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Filipa Miguel Ferreira

C+P House / Gonçalo das Neves Nunes

© FG + SG

Location: Lisbon,
Architect In Charge: Gonçalo das Neves Nunes
Structural Project : Fernando Rodrigues
Landscape Project : Filipa Cardoso Meneses, Catarina Assis Pacheco
Electrical And Mechanical : Paulo Rodrigues
Area: 322.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Fernando Guerra

L’And Vineyards Hotel / PROMONTORIO + Studio MK27 – Marcio Kogan

© , Sergio Guerra

Architects: Studio MK27 – Marcio Kogan, PROMONTORIO
Location: 7050 Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal
Architecture: PROMONTORIO
Interior Architects: Studio MK27
Landscape Architecture: PROAP
Area: 2,964 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: FG+SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

Refurbishment of the Old Railway Station of Mora First Prize Winning Proposal / CVDB Arquitectos + Tiago Filipe Santos

Courtesy of CVDB Arquitectos +

Designed by CVDB Arquitectos, with Tiago Filipe Santos, the proposal for the Refurbishment of the Old Railway Station of , Portugal is focused in the pragmatic definition of uses. These aim to bring to life the existing buildings, activate their use, clarify the functional and distributive relations between spaces, and promote new built areas that incorporate a contemporary presence through the iconographic approach of the facades.More images and architects’ description after the break.

Environmental Interpretation Centre in São Jorge Island / Ana Laura Vasconcelos

© FG + SG – , Sergio Guerra

Location: Azores, Portugal
Client: Government of the Azores Regional Ministry of Environment and Sea
Engineering: Batiaçores, Lda
Structural: Helena Batista
Mechanical: João Paulo Veloso
Lightning : João Mota Vieira
Constructor: Castanheira & Soares
Area: 256.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: FG + SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

Campos Pharmacy / e|348 Arquitectura

© ITS – Ivo Tavares Studio

Architects: e|348 Arquitectura
Location: , Portugal
Project Architects: Nuno Pinheiro, António Teixeira
Constructor: Clipharma
Area: 160 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: ITS – Ivo Tavares Studio

Environmental Interpretation Centre in Flores Island – Azores / Ana Laura Vasconcelos

© FG + SG – , Sergio Guerra

Architects: Ana Laura Vasconcelos
Location: , Portugal
Cost: € 1,000,000 euros
Area: 490 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: FG + SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

Eduardo Souto de Moura to receive Israel’s prestigious Wolf Prize

 © Francisco Noguei

Breaking news from Tel Aviv: The Wolf Foundation has announced that Pritzker Prize laureate Eduardo Souto de Moura will be honored with ’s prestigious Wolf Prize. The Portuguese architect was named “to reward his advancement of the craft and ideas of architecture.”

Since 1978, Wolf recipients have been annually award to honor those who have advanced the fields of art and science. Often, they are considered to be strong contenders for Nobel prizes, as about one out of every three laureates in chemistry, physics and medicine have gone to receive the Nobel.

Learn more after the break…

Lordelo Pharmacy / José Carlos Cruz – Arquitecto


Architects: José Carlos Cruz – Arquitecto
Location: ,
Civil Engineer: NORVIA
Mechanics Engineer: GET_Raul Bessa
Area: 522.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: FG+SG

Pedras Salgadas Eco-Resort / Luís Rebelo de Andrade & Diogo Aguiar

© FG + SG

Architects: Luís Rebelo de Andrade & Diogo Aguiar
Location: ,
Collaborators: Madalena Rebelo de Andrade, Raquel Jorge, João Jesus
Constructor: Modular System
Client: UNICER
Area: 687,96 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: FG + SG

Secundary School EB2/3 de Salvaterra de Magos / João Lúcio Lopes

© Rui Cavaleiro

Architects: João Lúcio Lopes
Location: Salvaterra de Magos,
Design Team: Andreia Gao, Carla Rodrigues, Madalena Caiado, Mariana Henriques, Rui Cavaleiro, Vitor Coutinho Lopes
Area: 12,600 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: João Morgado, Rui Cavaleiro

Secondary School Azevedo Neves / João Lúcio Lopes

© João Morgado

Architects: João Lúcio Lopes
Location: ,
Design Team: Gemma Vila, Madalena Caiado, Mariana Henriques
Area: 11,218 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: João Morgado, Courtesy of JLLA