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25/02/2016

The New W & J Graham’s 1890 Port Wine Lodge

The 1890-built Lodge which still houses the cellars of the venerable port wine producer Graham’s near Porto, Portugal, has been recently renovated by architect Luis Loureiro in collaboration with Lisbon-based design studio P-06 Atelier. Now officially called the ‘Graham’s 1890 Lodge’, the building occupies a privileged location atop a hill in the city of Vila…

20/12/2012

A Canopy of Colorful Umbrellas in Portugal

Photographer Patrícia Almeida recently shot these great photos of a wonderfully whimsical umbrella art installation in Portugal. Like something out of a fairy tale, the umbrellas look almost like they’re magically floating in mid-air. As she writes, “In July, in Águeda (Portugal), some streets are decorated with colorful umbrellas. I felt like a kid, amazed by all…

26/11/2012

The GMG House By Pedro Gadanho In Torres Vedras, Portugal

“Pedro Gadanho is a very active figure in all that encompasses architecture. Known as a teacher, curator and writer as well as an architect, he makes sure that his knowledge base covers, well, nearly everything on structure & design. Based in Lisbon, he is the editor of the BEYOND Short stories on the Post-Contemporary –…

04/10/2012

Casa Do Conto in Porto, Portugal

  Sometimes life is ironic and just when you think that everything is burnt – literally speaking –blossom emerges from the ashes. Such is the case with the Casa do Conto (House of Tales), arts&residence – a new Hotel design concept in the Cedofeita area in central Porto, Portugal; the lovely XIX Century Oporto House…