Publications . Printed Editions

Highlights

Center for Advanced Postgraduate Training
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The buildings complex where the Munipality of Guimarães now built the Center for Advanced Postgraduate Formation for the University of Minho, is located in the “Zona de Couros” (Leathers Zone), and relates to the rest area by a set of small alleys and paths that, following the existing small river, constitute the road structure in the area. The image of “Zona de Couros” is characterized by abandoned or transformed buildings but also memories, sometimes imaginary and subjective, that people developed from the fragments which have reached our days. From those fragments we can retain the treatment leathers tanks we can find a bit all over this area, the buildings and structures in wood and naturally the small river that was the reason for the installation of this activity (treatment of leathers) in this area. It mattered since the begining of the project process th… [read more]

Recent Work

Mima EssentialPortugal / Portugal

Architects: Mima Architects / 2016

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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]

Hospital Sousa MartinsGuarda / Portugal

Architects: Aripa Architects / 2013

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The Sousa Martins Sanatorium which opened in 1907 was the first purpose-built hospital for the treatment of patients with pulmonary infections. The sanatorium’s strong humanist component (it had a games room, winter garden, library, dentist, barber and soon) and its location in a… [read more]

Renovation of two houses in TrovadorGuimarães / Portugal

Architects: Pitágoras / 2015

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Este projecto trata da reabilitação de dois edifícios existentes na zona histórica de Guimarães, tendo em vista a instalação de espaços comerciais e apartamentos, procedendo assim à alteração da tipologia existente, mantendo no entanto o seu uso.  Os edifícios local… [read more]

Arquipélago – Contemporary Arts CentreRibeira Grande, Açores / Portugal

Architects: Menos é Mais + João Mendes Ribeiro / 2015

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The Arquipélago – Contemporary Arts Centre seeks to unite the different scales and times of its parts. It is a transdisciplinary project whose mission is to disseminate, create and produce emerging culture: a space of exchange and interface for people, knowledge and events. The… [read more]