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  7. Ganesh Club / Pormenor Arquitectos

Ganesh Club / Pormenor Arquitectos

  • 00:00 - 1 August, 2010
Ganesh Club / Pormenor Arquitectos
Ganesh Club / Pormenor Arquitectos, © Filipe Paiva
© Filipe Paiva

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  • Architects

  • Location

    4600 Amarante, Portugal
  • Project Team

    Carlos Bessa, Jose Soares, Luis Portas
  • Engineering

    Nuno Soares
  • Budget

    2,800,000 €
  • Area

    900.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. PORMENORarquitectos® were invited to integrate a bar into a natural environment. As a limit, beside the standard local legislation, 3 milion euros were the budget.

Embracing the fact that an equipment of such nature urges to become a great atraction and needs to influence a wide spread area, the concept pointed the design towards a powerfull object, massive and strange, growing from the mountain.

© Filipe Paiva
© Filipe Paiva

The rising volume suffered rithmic additions and subtractions untill it became fully equipped to allow the creation of the maximum entertainment environment possible.

© Filipe Paiva
© Filipe Paiva

The light and sound were imprinted on the exterior concrete as the building glows its function by the façades. The interior became a cult area with a main wing where the Dj is the altar, and two secondary wings for his followers.

At night the building shines, and with the sound of the Dj, it pulsates.

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Cite: "Ganesh Club / Pormenor Arquitectos" 01 Aug 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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