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Ruy Jervis d’Athouguia


born 1917, Macau

Ruy Jervis of Athouguia completed his degree in architecture in 1948, at the School of Fine Arts of Porto. He carried out several works of collective housing, including the Bairro de São João de Deus, the Estacas Quarter in Alvalade (1950-55).

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This collective housing project tries to be a tribute to the inner wishes of the current Spanish society. The project is an ultra-realistic performance about the real state market, in the shape of a 53 dwellings building developed in ground floor + 3 heights. The proposal is close as a replica of..

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Colectivo Warehouse

Lisbon, Portugal
est. 2013, Lisbon

Colectivo Warehouse is an architecture and art collective, formed in 2013.

In their search for what architecture is nowadays and what role the architects play, Warehouse fundaments its architectural praxis through design, experimentation, mediation, civic participation processes, collaboration..

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The division of Berlin is highly visible even 20 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall along Bernauer Straße. The existing buildings bear witness to two separate worlds, with the western district of Wedding and its modern linear development from the 1950s through to the 1970s facing the..

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The fishermen’s community of Tyre, a city of 25,000 residents on the southern coast of Lebanon, has been suffering from a housing shortage and overcrowding. Fishermen of Tyre belong to one of the most marginalizedsocio-economic groups in the country. Their families have no access to health and..

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Urban Works Agency (UWA)

SAN FRANCISCO, USA
est. 2014, San Francisco

The Urban Works Agency (UWA) is a research lab at California College of the Arts in San Francisco that leverages architectural design to affect social justice, ecological vitality, and economic resilience at the urban scale.

UWA believes that complex and often invisible forces shaping cities..

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San Francisco has become emblematic of the difficulties of managing rapid urban growth. The influx of tech jobs and wealth from these industries has caused rents and housing prices to soar to the highest in the country, yielding widespread gentrification and socio-economic homogenization...

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Research on alternative forms of affordable housing in Taipei by re-interpreting its self build spaces. This project tries to reimagine the expansion phenomenon in Taipei as possibility for an alternative model of affordable housing at the current situations of a global housing inequality. This..

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