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House In Moreira / Phyd Arquitectura

  • 00:00 - 22 November, 2012
House In Moreira / Phyd Arquitectura
House In Moreira / Phyd Arquitectura, © Javier Callejas
© Javier Callejas

© Javier Callejas © Javier Callejas © Javier Callejas © Javier Callejas + 24

  • Architects

  • Location

    Maia, Portugal
  • Architect in Charge

    Paulo Henrique Durão, João Ricardo Dias, Daniel Gil Tomé
  • Collaborators

    Jennifer Duarte, Miguel Águas
  • Structure Engineer

    Pedro Fragoso Viegas
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

    © Javier Callejas
    © Javier Callejas

    Text description provided by the architects. The house is built around three project themes. The continuous and enlacing space, which incorporates different inhabiting functions. The time, which incorporates the movement and permanence. The materiality, which incorporates the antithesis weight/lightness.


    Concrete volume; from which is subtracted, the space to enter, and the south patios. Patios that enable continuity, between different spaces of the house, and interior/exterior. Which behave like a sun clock, alternating  solid and diffuse light.

    © Javier Callejas
    © Javier Callejas

    The space articulates, compression and horizontality, with decompression and verticality. In a precise exercise, of measure and proportion.

    © Javier Callejas
    © Javier Callejas

    The materiality is used in its most essential expression, conferring to the house, weight and lightness simultaneously.

    © Javier Callejas
    © Javier Callejas

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    © Javier Callejas

    Moreira住宅 / Phyd Arquitectura

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