EXPO 2017 Finalist Proposal / Saraiva + Associados

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Designed for the Expo 2017 theme “The Energy of the Future”, Saraiva + Associados‘ proposal was recently selected as one of the top 10 finalists in the competition. Their concept proposes an enduring landmark in that integrates renewables, efficiency, clean technologies and sustainability into livable and feasible architecture where “Energy is Life”. From the master plan to the individual buildings, this design embraces the idea that “Life should be built on the conservation of energy” and clearly makes a statement that energy concerns on Buildings and City Planning can be put immediately into action – and the best way to do it is by providing high quality contemporary concepts that efficiently integrates proven technology into feasible designs that can effectively make the difference today. More images and architects’ description after the break.

‘Almighty Tree’ Proposal / Saraiva + Associados

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In an effort to search for the city’s own identity, the ‘Almighty Tree’ concept proposal by Saraiva + Associados aims to give people the chance to experience the city of  by hovering above treetops. As seen before in Kazakhstan, this unique style of architecture offers the opportunity to involve everyone in a place where the city, in combination with environmental values and modern design, shapes an exciting and memorable idea. Full architects’ description after the break.

Del Mar Village Condominium / Saraiva + Associados

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Architects: Saraiva + Associados
Location: ,
Area: 12,520 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: FG+SG

Office Project in Atasehir Financial District / Saraiva + Associados

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Designed by Saraiva + Associados, the design of the present office center in Ataşehir, located on the Asian side of , provides a cost effective solution to the changing needs of office spaces. This development plays a significant role in the city and within the financial community since it is seen as an important investment. Therefore, in order to perform as a new landmark in Ataşehir, this new office center, located in a not very privileged spot, aims to be exceptional in an unexceptional context – an iconic complex full of identity and easily recognizable. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Juso Continuing Care Unit / SARAIVA + ASSOCIADOS

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Architects: SARAIVA + ASSOCIADOS
Location: Aldeia de Juso, , Portugal
Project Year: 2012
Photographs: João Morgado

Beatriz Angelo Hospital / Saraiva + Associados & PINEARQ

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Architects: Saraiva + Associados - PINEARQ
Location: Av. Carlos Teixeira, Loures,
Design Team: Nuno Mona, Luís Francisco, Joana Peres, Rita Carvalho, Bruno Pereira, Paulo Sousa, Ricardo Gago, Maria João Moreira, Rafael Azriel, Manuela Tamborino, Vera Coimbra, Rita Ribeiro, Mariana Lucena, Ana Ramos, Hugo Baptista, Rui Carvalho
Completion: 2012
Client: ConsisLoures Consortium
Total Plot Area: 166,000 sqm
Project Leader: Luís Barros
Photographer: FG+SG – Fernando Guerra, Sérgio Guerra

CDB Tower & Minsheng Financial Tower Competition Proposal / Saraiva + Associados

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For the International Conceptual Design Competition of The Two Towers – CDB Tower & Minsheng Financial Tower, Saraiva + Associados focused on a unique and harmonious force, along with a modern and innovative approach to create a building of intense character. The essence found in this project was the result of an international competition in which Saraiva & Associados reached the six finalists: The Two Towers in . More images and architects’ description after the break.