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Axis Viana Hotel / VHM

  • 00:00 - 7 December, 2009
Axis Viana Hotel / VHM
Axis Viana Hotel / VHM, © Nelson Garrido - NG Photo
© Nelson Garrido - NG Photo

© Nelson Garrido - NG Photo © Nelson Garrido - NG Photo © Nelson Garrido - NG Photo © Nelson Garrido - NG Photo + 15

  • Architects

    VHM
  • Architecture

    VHM I Departamento de Arquitectura: Jorge Sodré Albuquerque, Ana Luísa Almeida, José Magno
  • Team

    Isabel Flamínio, Rui Silva, Eduardo Brito, Carlos Sousa, Pedro Couto
  • Structure

    A400
  • Services

    VHM, Gestão e Coordenação de projectos
  • Decoration

    Gaston y Daniela
  • Coordinator

    Jorge Sodré Albuquerque
  • Construction Management

    Vítor Hugo Leal Gomes, Carlos Xavier
  • Contractor

    Europa Arlindo, Scout, Fernando Coelho Unipessoal Lda.
  • Project Year

    2008
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. Architectural photographer Nelson Garrido shared with us an amazing set of photos for the Axis Viana Hotel by VHM in Viana do Castelo. This Business & Spa Hotel is an ode to cantilevering, as you can see on the section shown below.

The overlapping stacked volumes generate a series of different perspectives, ranging from a full box in a frontal view, to a complex column when seen from the sides. The 2 lower levels have a concrete structure, with the rest of the boxes resolved in a steel structure sitting on top of it.

© Nelson Garrido - NG Photo
© Nelson Garrido - NG Photo

More photos and the section after the break.

© Nelson Garrido - NG Photo
© Nelson Garrido - NG Photo

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Cite: "Axis Viana Hotel / VHM" 07 Dec 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/43112/axis-viana-hotel-vhm/> ISSN 0719-8884
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