Monthly Archives: July 2012

31 07, 2012

FAUP: asymmetry organized by Siza Vieira

2018-09-07T13:03:42+00:00 31 July 2012|Categories: Educational, Infrastructure, Museum|Tags: , , |

The Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto - FAUP, Portugal was designed by the Portuguese architect who won the Pritzker Architecture Prize, Álvaro Siza Vieira, and built between 1986 and 1995. Among the highlights of the work are the rectilinear and asymmetric openings, the design of the slabs, now horizontal, now inclined, borders or [...]

31 07, 2012

The Theater-Museum of the surrealist Salvador Dali

2018-09-07T13:04:17+00:00 31 July 2012|Categories: Educational, Infrastructure|

Inaugurated on September 27, 1974, the Dali Theater Museum in Figueres, near Barcelona, Spain, is the result of the transformation of the old ruins of the Municipal Theater, left by the pumping of the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). Reflecting not only works of art but also Dalí's own surrealistic behavior ("I am Surrealism itself"), it was [...]