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Discover This Minimal Architecture Apartment In Porto

Discover This Minimal Architecture Apartment In Porto ♦ Portuguese architect Miguel Gomes was challenged with renovating the apartment adjacent to his own, in Porto, Portugal. with the renovation he wondered, ‘where to start and when to end?’, and like any designer, his creative process had to be finite in order to complete the project at […]

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Portugal Vineyards Concept Store, When Architecture Meets Wine

Portugal Vineyards Concept Store, When Architecture Meets Wine ♦ The Portugal Vineyards wine concept store is the first physical store for the online wine specialist company. Located adjacent to the company’s headquarters, facing the street and occupying 90m2, the store consists of an open-plan devoid of partitions. Secrets From Portugal is thrilled to let you […]

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Get to know Lisbon in 12 Buildings

Get to know Lisbon in 12 buildings ♦ Lisbon’s long and storied history can be seen in its architecture. Inhabited since the times of Roman and Moorish conquest, it became a Christian monarchy, a republic, a dictatorship and today is the buzzing capital of Portugal – as well as a major European tech hub. Secrets […]

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An Architectural Tour of Belém, Lisbon

An Architectural Tour of Belém, Lisbon ♦ Take a trip back to the Age of Discovery on this architectural walking tour of Lisbon’s riverside Belém district, where the lure of the sea is tangible to this day. Secrets From Portugal brings you all about the amazing Belém, the golden age of exploration is still beautifully […]

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TOUR A COLOURFUL LISBON APARTMENT WITH GLOBALLY-INSPIRED FLAIR

TOUR A COLOURFUL LISBON APARTMENT WITH GLOBALLY-INSPIRED FLAIR ♦ Two years ago, the apartment of Filipa de Abreu’s dreams nearly slipped through her fingers. She had underbid both the asking price and an aggressive French overbidder on a century-old four-bedroom rental in Lisbon’s coveted Lapa neigh­borhood. Its 12-foot-high ceilings, crown mouldings, and boiserie-detailed walls had […]

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Inside A Portuguese Home With Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2020

Inside A Portuguese Home With Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2020 ♦ American brand Pantone has announced that the Colour of the Year 2020 is Classic Blue, also known as Pantone 19-4052! Suggestive of the sky at dusk, the reassuring qualities of the thought-provoking Pantone 19-4052 Classic Blue highlight our desire for a dependable and […]

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Best Architecture Projects: Discover Agrela House by Spaceworkers

Best Architecture Projects: Discover Agrela House by Spaceworkers ♦ Secrets From Portugal brings you all about this amazing project, a simetria vertical project that started back in 2014 and was made for being a house for books. This challenge started with a premise from the client: space for many books. Immediately, our imaginary guided us […]

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Casa Altinho Overlooks Lisbon Waterfront With Nestin Volumes Of Delicate Brickwork

Casa Altinho Overlooks Lisbon Waterfront With Nestin Volumes Of Delicate Brickwork ♦  Antonio Costa Lima Arquitectos presents Casa Altinho, a project marked by its minimal, nesting geometries and expressive materiality. With consideration for its context, the house is named for its altitude — situated along the waterfront of Lisbon overlooking both the river and the […]

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Portuguese Architect, Siza Vieira, Built A Tower In New York

Portuguese Architect, Siza Vieira, Built A Tower In New York ♦ Due to the narrow site, the Portuguese architect has designed the condominium to rise 450 feet (137 metres), which he admits is fairly short in comparison to other high-rises in the city. The 37-storey tower comprises two volumes, with a larger block forming the […]

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Best Architecture Projects: Lisbon Wood Residential Building

Best Architecture Projects: Lisbon Wood Residential Building ♦ The Lisbon Wood project arises from the complete rehabilitation, with expansion, of an existing building, built in the ’70s, located at Av. António Augusto de Aguiar, one of Lisbon’s main avenues. It has in its functional program 2 commercial spaces and 15 apartments from T0 to T4. […]