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BOX 298 Building / Andrade Morettin Arquitetos Associados

  • Architects: Andrade Morettin Arquitetos Associados
  • Location: Vila Madalena, São Paulo, Brasil
  • Project Architects: Vinicius Andrade, Marcelo Morettin
  • Coordinators: Marcelo Maia Rosa, Renata Andrulis
  • Collaborators: Marcio Tanaka, Ricardo Gusmão, Guido Otero, Beatriz Vanzolini
  • Project Area: 5600.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2009
  • Photography: Nelson Kon

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Itobi House / Apiacás Arquitetos

  • Architects: Apiacás Arquitetos
  • Location: São Paulo, Brasil
  • Project Architects: Acácia Furuya, Anderson Freitas, Pedro Barros
  • Collaborators: Accácio Mello, Ana Lúcia Santana, Bárbara Francelin, Cibele Mion, Daniela Santana, Fábio Teruia, Francisco Veloso, Gabriela Campos, Leonor Vaz, Maria Wolf, Marcelo Otsuka, Otávio Filho, Pedro Parede
  • Project Area: 200.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2012
  • Photography: Pregnolato e Kusuki Estúdio Fotográfico

© Pregnolato e Kusuki Estúdio Fotográfico © Pregnolato e Kusuki Estúdio Fotográfico © Pregnolato e Kusuki Estúdio Fotográfico © Pregnolato e Kusuki Estúdio Fotográfico

Alberto Seabra Project / Base 3 Arquitetos

  • Architects: Base 3 Arquitetos
  • Location: São Paulo, Brasil
  • Team: Catherine Otondo, Jorge Pessoa, Marina Grinover Equipe: Bhakta Krpa; Cadu Marino, Fernando Tulio, Juliana Barsi, Julie Trickett, Livia Marquez, Luis Imenes, Matheus Tonelli, Patricia Mieko, Paula Saad, Rebeca Grinspum, Thaís Marcussi
  • Project Year: 2012
  • Photography: Pedro Vannucchi

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Heliópolis Social Housing / Biselli Katchborian Arquitetos

  • Architects: Biselli Katchborian Arquitetos
  • Location: São Paulo - São Paulo, Brazil
  • Architect In Charge: Mario Biselli, Artur Katchborian
  • Area: 31330.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2014
  • Photographs: Nelson Kon

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AD Classics: São Paulo Museum of Art (MASP) / Lina Bo Bardi

When Lina Bo Bardi received the commission to build a new museum of art on São Paulo’s Terraço do Trianon, she was given the job under one condition: under no circumstances could the building block the site’s panoramic vistas of the lower-lying parts of the city. This rule, instituted by the local legislature, sought to protect what had become an important urban gathering space along Avenida Paulista, the city’s main financial and cultural artery. Undeterred, Bo Bardi came up with a solution that was simple and powerful. She designed a building with a massive split through its midsection, burying half of it below the terrace and lifting the other half into the sky. As a result, the plaza remained open and unobstructed, and in 1968, the iconic São Paulo Museum of Art (MASP) was born.

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Paulista Apartment / Triptyque

  • Architects: Triptyque
  • Location: São Paulo - São Paulo, Brazil
  • Associates: Greg Bousquet, Carolina Bueno, Guillaume Sibaud Olivier Raffaelli
  • Area: 520.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2011
  • Photographs: Roberto Wagner

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Milbank / Triptyque

  • Architects: Triptyque
  • Location: Rua Colômbia, 325 - Jardim Paulista, São Paulo - São Paulo, Brazil
  • Architect In Charge: Vitoria Ferraz e Manuela Coelho
  • Partners: Greg Bousquet, Carolina Bueno, Guillaume Sibaud e Olivier Raffaelli
  • Area: 1200.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2011
  • Photographs: Pedro Kok

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Cultura Bookstore / Studio MK27 - Marcio Kogan + Diana Radomysler + Luciana Antunes + Marcio Tanaka + Mariana Ruzante

  • Architects: Studio MK27 - Marcio Kogan, Diana Radomysler, Luciana Antunes, Marcio Tanaka, Mariana Ruzante
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Architect In Charge: Marcio Kogan
  • Co Architects: Diana Radomysler . Luciana Antunes . Marcio Tanaka . Mariana Ruzante
  • Project Team: Carlos Costa . Eline Ostyn . Laura Guedes . Maria Cristina Motta . Mariana Simas . Regiane Leão
  • Studio Team : Beatriz Meyer . Carolina Castroviejo . Eduardo Chalabi . Eduardo Glycerio . Eduardo Gurian . Elisa Friedmann . Gabriel Kogan . Lair Reis . Oswaldo Pessano . Renata Furlanetto . Samanta Cafardo . Suzana Glogowski
  • Area: 2500.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2012
  • Photographs: Fernando Guerra – FG+SG

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Aberto Studio / AR Arquitetos

  • Architects: AR Arquitetos
  • Location: São Paulo, Brasil
  • Project Architects: Marina Acayaba, Juan Pablo Rosenberg
  • Collaborator: Paloma Delgado
  • Project Area: 200.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2012
  • Photography: Maíra Acayaba

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Fidalga Building / Andrade Morettin Arquitetos Associados

  • Architects: Andrade Morettin Arquitetos Associados
  • Location: Vila Madalena, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Architect In Charge: Vila Madalena, São Paulo – Brazil
  • Design Team: Florian Schmidt-Hidding, Marcelo Maia Rosa, Renata Andrulis
  • Area: 3775.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2009
  • Photographs: Nelson Kon

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A.B House / Andrade Morettin Arquitetos Associados

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© Nelson Kon
  • Architects: Andrade Morettin Arquitetos Associados
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Design Team: Marcio Tanaka, José Paulo Gouvêa, Marcelo Maia Rosa, Marina Mermelstein, Merten Nefs, Renata Andrulis, Thiago Natal Duarte
  • Area: 1364.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2008
  • Photographs: Nelson Kon

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Pepiguari House / Brasil Arquitetura

  • Architects: Brasil Arquitetura
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Architect In Charge: Francisco Fanucci, Marcelo Ferraz
  • Design Team: Anne Dieterich, Anselmo Turazzi, Beatriz Marques, Cícero Ferraz Cruz, Fabiana Fernandes, Felipe Zene, Gabriel Grinspum, Gabriel Mendonça, Luciana Dornellas, Pedro Del Guerra, Victor Gurgel
  • Area: 295.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2013
  • Photographs: Nelson Kon

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YPY / SuperLimão Studio

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© Maira Acayaba
  • Architects: SuperLimão Studio
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Design Team: Lula Gouveia, Thiago Rodrigues, Sérgio Cabral, Antonio Carlos Figueira de Mello
  • Photographs: Maira Acayaba

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João Moura Building / NITSCHE ARQUITETOS

  • Architects: NITSCHE ARQUITETOS
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Project Architects: Pedro Nitsche, Lua Nitsche
  • Design Team: João Nitsche; Rafael Baravelli; Suzana Barboza
  • Site Area: 1.411m2
  • Project Area: 2539.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2009
  • Photography: Nelson Kon, Courtesy of NITSCHE ARQUITETOS

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Pavilion / METRO

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© Leonardo Finotti
  • Architects: Metro Arquitetos Associados
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil
  • Architect In Charge: Marina Ioshii
  • Design Team: Bruno Kim, Francisca Lopes, Isadora Marchi, Luís Tavares, Marcelo Macedo, Rafael de Sousa
  • Area: 250.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2013
  • Photographs: Leonardo Finotti

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Bernarda Luis / NITSCHE ARQUITETOS

  • Architects: NITSCHE ARQUITETOS
  • Location: Rua Bernarda Luiz, 206 - Alto de Pinheiros, São Paulo, 05448-020, Brazil
  • Area: 1811.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2010
  • Photographs: Nelson Kon

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