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  5. FAHR 021.3
  6. 2018
  7. Ensaio 04 / FAHR 021.3

Ensaio 04 / FAHR 021.3

  • 05:00 - 24 February, 2018
Ensaio 04 / FAHR 021.3
Ensaio 04 / FAHR 021.3, © José Campos
© José Campos

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Povoa de Varzim, Portugal
  • Team

    Hugo Reis, Filipa Frois Almeida, Sérgio Marafona, Catarina Azevedo
  • Project Year

    2018
  • Photographs

© José Campos
© José Campos

Text description provided by the architects. Ensaio 04 is a geometric study of a curved surface built through straight planes of poplar wood, resulting in a perspective deformation.

© José Campos
© José Campos
Elevations and Plan Details
Elevations and Plan Details
© José Campos
© José Campos

The exercise proposed by FAHR presents a scenic element related to the theatre, which is also an exercise of scale since it relates the building with the public space, creating a temporary urban scenery.

Horizontal Elevation Views Details
Horizontal Elevation Views Details

Besides, Ensaio 04 is a strange object due to the illusion that it creates to the human eye, and because of the relations of shadow/light, full /empty that change during the day.

© José Campos
© José Campos

Ensaio 04 takes part in a set of geometric experiments developed by FAHR and was developed from a challenge of the Municipality of Póvoa de Varzim for the celebration of the 3rd anniversary of the reopening of the Garrett Cinema-Theater.

Vertical Elevation Views Details
Vertical Elevation Views Details
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Ensaio 04 / FAHR 021.3" 24 Feb 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/889334/ensaio-04-fahr-02/> ISSN 0719-8884