Cidade Das Artes | Christian de Portzamparc

Cidade Das Artes The Cidade das Artes is situated between sea and mountain, in the center of fourteen kilometers of plain which saw recently developing the new major district of Rio de Janeiro: Barra da Tijuca...

AL House | Studio Arthur Casas

AL House The owner have a very clear goal: enjoy the astounding views of Rio’s mountains and sea. A long time client of Studio Arthur Casas, the businessman was a bachelor that wished to leave his apartment an...

Four Houses in Baleia | Studio Arthur Casas

Four Houses in Baleia Four houses in front of Baleia Beach, on the northern coast of São Paulo. As a weekend house all the ground floor spaces are connected to promote social interaction, a patio increases the...

5 Well Planned Cities from the 20th Century

“A city is not an accident but the result of coherent visions and aims.” ― Leon Krier, The Architecture of Community Planning the spread of a city and the way it would respond to its inhabitants’ needs and ea...

Casa Clara | 1:1 Arquitetura Design

Casa Clara This house; Casa Clara, is mainly a small house, strong personality and clear solution (clear means Clara in Portuguese). The entire house is delicately supported on the downhill terrain. The landsc...

WT Morumbi | Aflalo/Gasperini Arquitetos

WT Morumbi Two identical towers but in inverted positions, connected on the ground floor and on four standard upper floors by bridge-like structures between the towers thus characterizing a single building. ...

Vitra | Studio Libeskind

Vitra The sustainable high-rise luxury residential project, Vitra, is designed by architect Daniel Libeskind, Studio Libeskind (New York/Milan/Zurich) and developed by JHSF (Brazil), Brazil’s leading real esta...

Cultura Bookstore | Studio MK27

Cultura Bookstore A bookstore with a meeting place. This was the main premise of the architectural project of the bookstore Livraria Cultura at Iguatemi. More than just merely a place to shop, the store is inv...

Lens House | Obra Arquitetos

Lens House House built for a couple with the idea of providing a contemplative and reflective space. This theme was addressed in two ways: A more intimate, where the whole house is organized around a small pa...