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Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo / Eduardo Souto de Moura

  • 00:00 - 6 August, 2013
Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo / Eduardo Souto de Moura
Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo / Eduardo Souto de Moura, © João Morgado - Architecture Photography
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    • Client

      City Hall of Viana do Castelo
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    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography
    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography

    The building is implanted in the zone foreseen in the plan, aligned in the south side with one of the buildings projected by Architect Fernando Távora.

    Section 03
    Section 03

    In front of the North elevation it is foreseen an arborized square with alleys that mark the entries of the Pavilion. In this square will exist a slope that will make the access to level -1.

    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography
    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography

    Formally the building is defined by a table where an aluminium box and every necessary equipments to the function of the diferent activities promoted in it's interior will be placed.

    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography
    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography

    The whole image intends to be associated with the naval architecture, existing a relation with the image of the "Gil Eanes" ship.

    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography
    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography

    The multipurpose Pavilion will be a space directed to cultural and sport events.

    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography
    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography

    The main accesses will be situated in the North and South extremities. The service entrances will be made in the other elevations.

    Level -01 Plan
    Level -01 Plan

    It's interior will be ample and permeable, existing the possibility of viewing the sea from the entrance floor.

    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography
    © João Morgado - Architecture Photography

    It is pretended that it's transparency will be able to make it as lighter as possible in relation to the other buildings.

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    Cite: "Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo / Eduardo Souto de Moura" 06 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/412054/cultural-center-of-viana-do-castelo-eduardo-souto-de-moura/> ISSN 0719-8884

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