9861BBVR Dr Júlio Teixeira Municipal Library / Belém Lima Architects

9861BBVR Dr Júlio Teixeira Municipal Library / Belém Lima Architects

© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG+ 19

Text description provided by the architects. In this building, the Municipal Library and the Literary Guild coexist independently.

© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG
© Fernando Guerra | FG+SG

The vertical volume above the foyer and the sloped entrance tunnel create an urban image, the trait of the building.

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The interiors are easy to read. From an intense white foyer, the children go downstairs and the adults, upstairs. The reading rooms are rectangles, as warehouses for neatly archived books.

© Fernando Guerra |  FG+SG
© Fernando Guerra | FG+SG

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Address:Vila Real, Portugal

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Cite: "9861BBVR Dr Júlio Teixeira Municipal Library / Belém Lima Architects" 11 Sep 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/167243/dr-julio-teixeira-municipal-library-belem-lima-architects> ISSN 0719-8884
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