Santa Clara 1728 / Aires Mateus

Santa Clara 1728 / Aires Mateus

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  • Coordination:Maria Rebelo Pinto
  • Interiors:Luz Jiménez, Sara Calem, Maria Bello, Pauline Gasqueton
  • Engineering:Betar + Prom&e
  • Construction:Manuel Mateus Frazão
  • Landscape:PROAP
  • Authors:Manuel Aires Mateus, Francisco Aires Mateus
  • City:Lisbon
  • Country:Portugal
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Plan - First Floor
Plan - First Floor

Text description provided by the architects. The Santa Clara project envisioned the renovation of a building in Lisbon. A building with undefined history, with different construction periods and transformations, as it is common in historically rich areas.

© Francesco Martello
© Francesco Martello
© Francesco Martello
© Francesco Martello
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The goal was to construct a building that reflects the living experience of the city. A search, not done by the reproduction of traditional elements, but by a recombination of elements, materials, atmospheres and proportions, to bring back this idea of living. A plain architecture, that combines few elements, while striving for quality in the use of real materials. An idea of authenticity and, therefore, an idea of timelessness.

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Address:Lisbon, Portugal

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Cite: "Santa Clara 1728 / Aires Mateus" [Santa Clara 1728 / Aires Mateus] 05 Jul 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/897548/santa-clara-1728-aires-mateus> ISSN 0719-8884
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