Joao Morgado photographer shares with us this wonderful new task Rowing High Performance Centre designed by Alvaro Andrade and positioned in Pocinho, Portugal. For a closer seem, proceed soon after the jump:
From the Architects:
The Rowing Higher Efficiency Centre in Pocinho is found in one of the most stunning and idyllic valleys in the planet – the Douro valley – one particular of the places of choice for champions of this sport.
The undertaking is structured into 3 important components: Social Zone, Housing and Education. The complete project fuses with the reinterpretation of 2 secular aspects of landscape building in Douro Valley: the walled terraced, a recurrent type of “inhabiting” this area, and the great white volumes of large manufacturing units, deployed along the terrain, are formally complicated and various volumetrically.
Task: Rowing Higher Overall performance Centre
Developed by Alvaro Andrade
Client: Vila Nova de Foz Côa Municipality
Contractor: Manuel Vieira e Irmãos Lda
Region: 8000 sqm
Photography: Joao Morgado
Place: Pocinho, Portugal