New Aveiro Train Station / JLLA

© Leonardo Finotti

Architects: JLLA
Location: ,
Design Team: João Lúcio Lopes, Gemma Vila, Paulo Gouveia, Rui Fortes, Vitor Coutinho Lopes
Structural Engineer: Carlos Baptista
Landscape : Gibb-Portugal
Area: 12,000 sqm
Photographs: Leonardo Finotti

Sítio da Lezíria: Converting Mews Into Housing / Atelier Data

© Richard John Seymour

Architects: Atelier Data
Location: Alcácer do Sal,
Artist: João Mouro
Engineering: Emanuel Correia
Area: 210 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Richard John Seymour

Jury Announced for Lisbon Architecture Triennale 2013: Close, Closer

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The Lisbon Architecture Triennale has announced the panel of judges for this year’s projects. The panel will be composed of important architects like Bjarke Ingels of BIGMinsuk Cho of Mass StudiesPhillippe Rahm of Philippe Rahm Architects and Luis Santiago Baptista of the journal Arqa.

The theme of the Triennale this year is “Close, Closer” and it intends to initiate a discussion regarding the changing role of the contemporary architect. There will be three exhibitions, a lecture program, a series of electronic publications, student awards, a Debut Award for young architects and a career achievement award.

House MF+FS / João Rapagão

© José Campos

Architects: João Rapagão
Location: , Portugal
Architect In Charge: João Rapagão
Collaborators: , Susana Correia, Christophe Teixeira, João Pinto
Year: 2006
Photographs: José Campos

‘VIII BIAU – With the Sea in Between’ Exhibition

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Taking place February 15-March 31, the 8th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial (VIII BIAU)’s ‘With the Sea in Between’ exhibition will be in the Galeria Boavista in . The exhibition, which will also include conferences by keynote speakers, represents a selection of exemplary works of architecture, public spaces, publications and research, rewarded at the VIII BIAU. Attendees will be invited to travel through the architecture of the nine countries rewarded: Brazil, Portugal, Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay and Chile. For more information, please visit here.

Amarante’s Hospital / ACXT

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Architects: ACXT
Location: Amarante,
Architect In Charge: David Coutinho Correia
Design Team: Inês Coelho, Francisca Bastos, Marcelo Dantas, Francisco Eloy, Jorge Paquete
Structure: Silvia Castillo Martins, João Almeida, Rita Fernández
Environmental Engineering: Álvaro Santos, André Mendes, José Sereno
Client: Centro Hospitalario do Tâmega e Sousa
Area: 21,000 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Fernando Guerra | FG+SG

Alcácer do Sal Residences / Aires Mateus

© FG+SG | Fernando Guerra

Architects: Aires Mateus
Location: Alcacer do Sal,
Architect In Charge: Francisco & Manuel
Design Team: Giacomo Brenna, Paola Marini, Anna Bacchetta, Miguel Pereira
Area: 0.0 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: FG+SG | Fernando Guerra

Holiday Home in the Algarve / Hilberink Bosch Architects

© René de Wit

Architects: Hilberink Bosch Architects
Location: , Algarve, Portugal
Area: 560 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: René de Wit

Braamcamp Freire / CVDB arquitectos


Architects: CVDB arquitectos
Location: Pontinha,
Area: 15800.0 sqm
Year: 2012

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

Today, we share with you the 2nd video that our friends from Archmov made. Pedras Salgadas Eco-Resort was designed by Luís Rebelo de Andrade & Diogo Aguiar in Bornes de Aguiar, and consists in seven dwellings for an eco-resort completed in 2012. Enjoy!

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

House in Odemira / Vitor Vilhena Architects

© Joao Morgado

Architects: Vitor Vilhena Architects
Location: Herdade das Arrifóias, Odemira, Alentejo,
Area: 175 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Joao Morgado

Agros Headquarters / Rocha Leite Arquitectos Associados

© FG + SG – , Sergio Guerra

Architects: Rocha Leite Arquitectos Associados
Location: Póvoa de Varzim,
Architects In Charge: António Rocha Leite, Carla Maria Rocha Leite
Collaborators: Cátia Meirinhos, Pedro Carvalho, Miguel Monteiro, Inês Pimentel
Builder: MSS Construction
Year: 2012
Photographs: FG + SG – Fernando Guerra, Sergio Guerra

House in Travanca / Nelson Resende


Architects: Nelson Resende
Location: Santa Maria da Feira,
Area: 456 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: FG+SG

Video: Arts and Creative Platform / Pitágoras Arquitectos

We are happy to tell you that ArchDaily has partnered with ARCHMOV. Starting today, we will feature amazing videos featuring great projects from Portuguese architects.

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’Arquitectura J. A. Lopes da Costa

© Manuel Aguiar

Architects: Atelier d’Arquitectura J. A. Lopes da Costa
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: José António Lopes da Costa, Tiago Meireles
Collaborators: Rita Gonçalves, Filipe Ribeiro
Year: 2001
Photographs: Manuel Aguiar

LEDscape / LIKEarchitects

© FG+SG – , Sergio Guerra

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

Godiva House / Empty Space Architecture

© João Morgado

Location: Cascais,
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: Coimbra,
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 , Fernando Guerra | FG + SG