Architecture

A group of three isolated homes in harmony with the landscape and traditional Portuguese architecture

The “BD Houses” project by ESQUISSOS offers three isolated houses that integrate Portuguese tradition and contemporary design. They promote privacy and connection with private outdoor spaces, harmonizing with the environment. The elevations and the use of a slab mitigate the visual impact, creating a coherent and innovative architectural whole.

Architecture

House in Romeira: A Contemporary Architecture Integrated into the Portuguese Rural Landscape

The Casa a Romeira, designed by dp arquitectos, is an example of contemporary architecture that integrates harmoniously into the rural landscape of Santarém. With a hidden access and fragmented volumes, it enhances the visual alignments and recalls the traditional “montes” buildings, creating an existential and humanized place.

Architecture

A three-story residence where wooden panels add warmth to the white plaster and exposed concrete

Casa RP, designed by Atelier d'Arquitectura Lopes da Costa, is a three-story residence for a family, located on a plot overlooking the Castle of Santa Maria da Feira. The house uses exposed concrete, white plaster and wooden panels, integrating harmoniously with the landscape and offering functionality and refined design.

Architecture

Renovation of the Penha Apartment in Lisbon: an intervention of contemporary and material elegance

The Penha Apartment project by Paulo Moreira Architectures renovated an apartment in Lisbon, improving its functionality and aesthetics. The layout has been made more open and bright, with integrated work spaces. The kitchen and bedrooms have been optimized, and the balcony reopened for more light and natural air.

Architecture

Bridge house, modern materials and clean lines dialogue with nature

The Casa Ponte, designed by the studio stu.dere – Oficina de Arquitetura e Design, Lda, merges with the surrounding landscape, thanks to a structure that seems suspended. Materials such as concrete and polycarbonate create clean lines, while the interiors, fluid and bright, open towards the surrounding gardens, integrating nature and architecture.