Academic Year



Laboratório de Urbanística

Programme Year

Course teacher(s)

Cidália Ferreira da Silva, Vincenzo Riso


Remaking places

Intervention Location

Vale do Cávado, Vila de Prado e Soutelo, Portugal

Activity Description

In the context of contemporary urban territory, where urban growth has reached its maximum expansion limits, architectural projects currently face an emerging challenge: remaking places that have gone through long periods of anthropic use.

In this exercise, students are challenged to re-evaluate the methodologies, strategies and solutions studied in the projects provided in exercise 2 — Forms of occupation). Each group is asked to take hold of the commission/issue or of the project’s strategy and work in the same area to further explore and develop new hypotheses.

A.R.T – “Enlargement”, Recovery and Transposition

Florisa Rodrigues, Sónia Silva, Diogo Lopes e João Vieira

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