Publications . Printed Editions


International Centre for the Arts Jose de Guimarães

The buildings that make up the Municipal Market and the space defined by them, commonly referred to as “the square”, a name inherited from market square are, as a unit, characteristic elements of the urban landscape of the city of Guimarães. The grounds of the old municipal market boasted a privileged and very central location with excellent accesses, very close to the Toural Square and the historic center.

With this project, the transformation of the marketplace into a multifunctional space dedicated to artistic, economic, cultural and social activities within the scope of European Capital of Culture 2012, allowed for the physical and functional reintegration into the urban fabric, to become a reality and so, to recover one key area of the city space. In addition, the operation extended to adjacent plots, enabling the regeneration of the interior spac… [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