With a corporate and a residential tower, this pair of buildings follows a key contemporary urbanistic trend in São Paulo: with no security walls the building offers a quality space for people, a wooded square.
The idea was to create two blocks, in which one would have the social function of the house while the other the recreation area. These are strategically covered by a beautiful slab-garden, creating a space for the air to run over the blocks, reducing the temperature and at the same, creating a plastic effect of flying while receiving light.
Situated in São Paulo, the property design Coletivo Arquitetos transformed a neoclassical apartment into a contemporary flat for a young couple with passions for art and nature.
A new park designed by Balmori Associates at São Paulo Corporate Towers celebrates the Mata Atlântica forest’s biodiversity and spatial richness in the dense urban fabric of São Paulo.
Designed by FGMF Arquitetos Casa Mirante has strong modernist roots, which include the intensive use of brise-soleil, free plant and facade, also proposing relations with the view, nature and gardens.
The Brazilian CASA 14 Arquitetura, carried out the designs for the renovation of this São Paulo townhouse. Built in the 1970s the house showed some signs of deteriorated after 40 years of use.
Natural textures, plants and fluidity prevail the apartment renovated and re-designed by Tria Arquitetura. Originally built in the 70’s, the property had never before undergone a restoration.
The main change was the integration of the balcony with the apartment. The kitchen was opened to the living room and to the terrace. CR2 Arquitetura’s idea was to create a support that took up little space and did not disturb the flow of people.
Bráz Elettrica São Paulo Pizzaria, pizza restaurant for Companhia Tradicional de Comércio, SP – design by SuperLimão Studio for Anthony Falco pizza maker, focused around Italian brand oven, using mobility, practicality and functionality.
Design: DMDV arquitetos
In order to reduce the execution time, we opted to the use of a metallic structure, a solution that enabled greater spans, delivering the ground floor from structural interferences and allowing the “balances” that constitute protected interconnected spaces with the external gardens.
An anchor of cultural life in the Brazilian city of São Paulo, the Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand (MASP) is a concrete and glass tour de force. Suspended on four massive pillars, the building shell hovers 26 feet above the ground and contains a total floor area of over 110,000 square feet.
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The 1000sqm site has a generous garden, including an impressive Flamboyant tree, around which this luxury property was built. The tree was three-dimensionally digitized to protect it from building construction. Social areas are covered by a structural wood grid developed with Brazilian engineer Hélio Olga.
Design: FGMF Arquitetos
FGMF Architects signs two complete clubs, called Dom Pedro Complex, with accesses and external areas for sports and leisure. The architecture proposes a unique identity, independently of organizations of flows, spaces and dimensions and relations with views and surroundings, such as two projects in one.