the world's most visited architecture website
All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Projects
  3. Elementary & Middle School
  4. Portugal
  5. Correia/Ragazzi Arquitectos
  6. 2004
  7. Elementary School S. João Brito / CorreiaRagazzi arquitectos

Elementary School S. João Brito / CorreiaRagazzi arquitectos

  • 01:00 - 6 December, 2014
Elementary School S. João Brito / CorreiaRagazzi arquitectos
Elementary School S. João Brito / CorreiaRagazzi arquitectos, © Alberto Plácido
© Alberto Plácido

© Alberto Plácido © Alberto Plácido © Alberto Plácido © Alberto Plácido + 26

© Alberto Plácido
© Alberto Plácido

Text description provided by the architects. In a characteristic lot of the city of Oporto, with its particular dimensions of 7,5 x 45 m, it was built initially a construction for the four years of elementary school.

Axonometric
Axonometric

During the work, it was purchased an adjacent lot with a small chalet, that on a second phase was fully renovated and transformed into a nursery and finally, it was built a multi-function pavilion that regulates and stabilizes the surroundings, defining with the recreational area the quality and continuity of the outside spaces, and also for the materialization of the three buildings that make up the set.

© Alberto Plácido
© Alberto Plácido

The three stages of construction, combining the two lots, embody not only the programmatic needs, but especially resolve the problem of inserting an urban amenity into a small-scale residential area.

© Alberto Plácido
© Alberto Plácido
  • 1st Phase

    Elementary School 1993-1994
  • 2nd Phase

    Nursery 1999-2000
  • 3rd Phase

    Multifunction Pavilion 2001-2004
  • 1st phase Architecture

    Joaquim de Almeida and Graça Correia
  • 1st phase Project Coordinator

    Gaspar Ribeiro
  • 1st phase Structure and Foundation Engineering

    Eng. Nuno Farinha
  • 1st phase Hydraulic Engineering

    Eng. Carlos Matos
  • 1st phase Technical Facilities

    GET
  • 1st phase Coordination

    Joaquim de Almeida and Graça Correia
  • 1st phase Construction Area

    430 m2
  • 2nd phase Architecture

    Graça Correia
  • 2nd phase Collaborators

    Ana Neto Vieira e Ana Cardoso dos Reis
  • 2nd phase Hydraulic Facilities

    Empalme
  • 2nd phase Technical Facilities

    Empalme
  • 2nd phase Coordination

    Graça Correia
  • 2nd phase Construction

    Empalme
  • 2nd phase Construction Area

    220 m2
  • 3rd phase Architecture

    Graça Correia
  • 3rd phase Collaborators

    Ana Neto Vieira, Filipe Couto, Nuno Ferreira
  • 3rd phase Structure and Foundation Engineering

    STRENG
  • 3rd phase Hydraulic Engineering

    Eng. Carlos Matos
  • 3rd phase Technical Facilities

    GET
  • 3rd phase Coordination

    Graça Correia
  • 3rd phase Construction

    Empalme
  • 3rd phase Construction Area

    235 m2
  • Site Area

    830 m2

View the complete gallery

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
About this office
Cite: "Elementary School S. João Brito / CorreiaRagazzi arquitectos" 06 Dec 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/573405/elementary-school-s-joao-brito-correiaragazzi-arquitectos/> ISSN 0719-8884

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.