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the towering geometries encircle a courtyard where visitors can ponder the monastery's exhibitions alongside siza’s sculpture, wayfarer. The post álvaro siza expands monastery and culture center in porto with modernist concrete courtyard appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
originally a ground floor shop from the 1970s, the project dissolves the traditional boundaries of a house with its unusual material palette. The post fala atelier weaves glass brick and metal mesh to shape apartment for two in porto appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Following the launch of two Globe Haul cargo ebikes last year, Specialized is now going premium with a family-focused Porto long-tail model designed for hauling gear, passengers or "whatever else you can think of."Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Specialized Bikes, ebikes, Pedal-assisted, cargo bike
the cylindrical volumetry reconciles form and function, creating optimized spatial organization and flexibility. The post concrete pillars wrap around OODA’s cylindrical student housing tower in porto appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A ceramic mural by Álvaro Siza is at the heart of this rustic restaurant interior in Porto, Portugal, designed by Space Copenhagen. Read more
A concrete staircase and curved lightwell draw light and views into Casa Vertical, a tall, narrow home in Porto, Portugal, which has been designed by local practice Tsou Arquitectos. Read more
the sculptural volume will connect porto to vila nova de gaia by crossing the douro river. The post herzog & de meuron’s reflective bridge proposal cuts through porto like a sharp blade appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
fala atelier designs ‘suspended house’ as an ambiguous volume   In an artery connecting Porto’s city centre to its suburbs, where individual houses are being demolished daily to leave place for bigger housing developments, fala atelier was tasked to conceive ‘Suspended House’ — a new private dwelling with a peculiar design and color composition.  
the architectural language of nineteenth century-era porto is reinterpreted through a contemporary and minimalistic lens. The post atelier ATA fits a minimalistic dwelling among an historic block in porto appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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