Articles tagged Porto

Mark A-to-Z: I is for Installation
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Mark A-to-Z: I is for Installation

This week, we bring you five installations that have caught our eye due to their meaning, visual identity or simply their excitement factor. Enjoy!

House with Blue Doors by Fala Atelier. Photos Ricardo Loureiro
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Fala Atelier makes one plus fun equal five

PORTO – A 20th-century home in the centre of the Portuguese city has been adapted into five small studio flats of approximately 35 sq-m.

Billboard: Salone del Mobile 2018
Billboard: Salone del Mobile 2018
‘We bound the ruin with its surroundings without covering it and so preserved its dignity.’
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Metamorfose by FAHR 021.3

PORTO – An installation in Porto draws attention to a forgotten part of the city centre.

The white pavilions are set into the site, maintaining a neutral presence, resting on ribbons of translucent glass.
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White Wolf Hotel by AND-RÉ

PORTO – The Brazilian-Portuguese practice AND-RÉ has just completed an unusual hotel outside of Porto.

This restorated house blends modern convenience with the charm of Porto's historical streetscape.
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Flower House by EZZO

PORTO – Contemporary in form and yet conveying continuity in the local vernacular built heritage, a modest house has undergone extensive restoration.