Publications . Printed Editions


Competitions 1979-2010

The path to the Pritzker
The exhibition on the 2011 Pritzker Prize winner Eduardo Souto de Moura named “Competitions 1979-2010” is a tribute to a specific design approach and working method. It is also the first exhibition taking place at Oporto Architecture School (FAUP) concerning the works of a former student and professor.
Instead of focusing on built projects and shiny photographs of the final product, the idea of the organisers André Campos and Pedro Guedes de Oliveira was to reveal the intense and sometimes obsessed working process behind this architect “ouvre”. In the two room exhibition gallery of Álvaro Siza’s Architecture School we can check for sketches, physical models, accurate drawings, photomontages, photographs and historic data of 50 projects prepared for competitions between 1979 and 2010.

As we can read in the intro of the exhibitio… [read more]

Recent Work

House in TaunusFrankfurt / Germany

Architects: CMA Cyrus Moser Architekten / 2014


High School of Sports

Architects: Pedro Reis / 2014


Mortuary HouseMarco de Canaveses - Vila Caiz / Portugal

Architects: Raul Sousa Cardoso + Graça Vaz / 2014


Integrated in a hybrid residential context which crosses urban and rural references, the mortuary house
emerges as a filter between them and a universe of contemplation of the distant mountains.
Bounded by a municipal road, a farmland and the Church of Vila Caiz, the constructed volum… [read more]

House in PfaffenhofenMunich / Germany

Architects: Philipp Architekten / 2014