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

Quinta do Orgal ValladoCastelo Melhor / Portugal

Architects: Menos é Mais Architects


House in Fonte BoaCoimbra / Portugal

Architects: João Mendes Ribeiro / 2015


Fonte de Angeão SchoolVagos / Portugal

Architects: Miguel Marcelino / 2015

The school setting allows a close relationship with nature, located in the countryside, the new primary school + kindergarten is surrounded by beautiful adult trees.
The proposal explores the relations between inside and outside through two systems that will define the spatial orga… [read more]

Mima EssentialPortugal / Portugal

Architects: Mima Architects / 2016

MIMA Essential is the ultimate achievement of depuration and purism applied to MIMA House’s original project. Its simple and intuitive morphology is ideal for quick and practical constructions without dropping comfort and refinement. MIMA Essential allows building in heig… [read more]