Eduardo Souto de Moura Architect, Portugal, Building, Studio, Project, Houses
Eduardo Souto de Moura, Porto : Architect
Souto de Moura : Contemporary Portuguese Architecture Practice
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Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo, north west Portugal
photograph : Joao Morgado – Architecture Photography
Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo – 6 Aug 2013
Like a low-level Pompidou Centre with the colour taken out. Eduardo Souto de Moura is a difficult architect to pin down – and that is a good thing. Look at the massive difference between say the highly expressive Estadio Municipal de Braga and the sensitive restoration of Bernardas Convent in Tavira. Or between the bold Paula Rêgo Museum and the discreet Cemetery of Hoog-Kortrijk in Belgium. It is no wonder he has won both the Pritzker Prize and the Wolf Prize, his work is questioning, not always pretty, but probing the edges of current architectural language.
7 May + 4 Feb 2013
Souto de Moura – 2013 Wolf Prize
Eduardo Souto de Moura wins Wolf Prize
Eduardo Souto de Moura Architect
Eduardo Souto de Moura will be the 2013 recipient of Israel’s prestigious Wolf Prize. Souto de Moura is located in Porto, Portugal. The Portuguese architect is 58 years old.
The Wolf Foundation has run the awards since 1978. The eight winners share $100,000 awards in each of the five categories. Recipients are those who have advanced the fields of art and science.
Souto de Moura Building
Latest architectural projects by this architect added to e-architect:
Bernardas Convent Reconversion, Tavira, south east Portugal
Design: Souto Moura Arquitectos
photos : Luis Ferreira Alves
Bernardas Convent Reconversion – 10 Apr 2013
The restoration of the Convento das Bernardas is based on the construction of a resort with 78 residences. The architecture design is divided into two types of intervention, with new construction work and the recovery of the existing building.
Cemetery of Hoog-Kortrijk, Belgium
Design: SumProject + Souto Moura Arquitectos
photo : Luis Ferreira
Crematorium Uitzicht – 9 Apr 2013
It is a matter of searching for calm and make peace with the impressive landscape of Hoog-Kortrijk. The cemetery of Hoog-Kortrijk is a serene place that folds with the landscape, with plateaus that slip rhythmically over the slope.
Eduardo Souto de Moura – Major Buildings
Key Projects by Eduardo Souto de Moura, alphabetical:
Nevogilde House, Oporto, Portugal
Quinta do Lago, Algarve, Portugal
Algarve holiday home – contemporary house
More projects by Souto de Moura online soon
Eduardo Souto de Moura : Pritzker Prize 2011 winner
Key Eduardo Souto de Moura Buildings
Paula Rêgo Museum, Cascais, Portugal
photo : Luis Ferreira Alves
Casa das Histórias Paula Rego
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Eduardo Souto de Moura Porto – Practice Information
Eduardo Souto de Moura architects office based in Porto (Oporto), Portugal
Eduardo Souto de Moura : Portuguese Architect Studio
Porto Architect : Alvaro Siza – former employer of Eduardo Souto de Moura
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