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Piscina des Marés – Palmeira, Portugal

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Building Name: Piscina des Marés (Leça Swimming Pools)
Location: Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Architect: Álvaro Siza
Completion: 1961-1966

AE Interests: Intentional blurring of ocean’s edge between the rock formation and built structure, swimming pools, concrete, dark wood paneling, oxidized copper roof.

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Written by Gabrielle Garcia

October 3, 2018 at 11:59 am

Posted in Built

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