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Project 12 Braga Municipal Stadium, Braga, Portugal, 2003

Grounds and Envelopes : Reshaping Architecture and the Built Environment

Routledge, 2015

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... BRAGA MUNICIPAL STADIUM Braga, Portugal, 2003 Eduardo Souto de Moura The 30,000-seat Braga Municipal Stadium was designed by the and overlooks the lower lying city of Braga and the landscape Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto de Moura...

Project 13 Swimming Pool, Leça da Palmeira, Portugal, 1966

Grounds and Envelopes : Reshaping Architecture and the Built Environment

Routledge, 2015

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... SWIMMING POOL Leça da Palmeira, Portugal, 1966 Álvaro Siza The Swimming Pool in Leça da Palmeira is one of the earliest and The swimming pool’s facilities are placed against this wall and, most striking projects by the eminent Portuguese...

Pedestrian Rhythms: Álvaro Siza’s Swimming Pools at Leça da Palmeira

David Leatherbarrow

David Leatherbarrow is Professor of Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, where he has taught architectural design, history, and theory since 1984. He lectures widely and holds guest professorships in Denmark and China. His previous publishing includes 20th Century Architecture, Architecture Oriented Otherwise, Topographical Stories, Surface Architecture (with Mohsen Mostafavi), Uncommon Ground, Roots of Architectural Invention, and On Weathering: The Life of Buildings in Time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Building Time : Architecture, Event, and Experience

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...This ceaseless rush of shadows and shades, that, like the fantastic rush of clouds cast darkly upon the waters on a windy day, fly past us to fall headlong before an implacable horizon.Álvaro Siza, Leça da Palmeira, Porto, showers and rear...

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Bob Cather

Bob Cather aduated in Materials Science from the University of Bath. He initially worked with The Marley Tile Co. Ltd on product development and subsequently spent more than 30 years with Ove Arup & Partners. Bob has considerable expertise in the selection, design and performance of materials in the built environment. This expertise has enabled specialist contribution to projects and for clients worldwide, covering all areas of construction. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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David Doran

David Doran graduated in 1950 with an external BSc (Eng). He then undertook National Service with the Royal Engineers in Malaya from 1953 to 1955. He is a Fellow of ICE and IStructE, a former member of Council of IStructE and Chairman of five Task Groups. From 1965 to 1985 he was Chief Engineer with George Wimpey plc, where he was Manager of the Civil & Structural Design Department with a staff of 300, and Head of QA for Wimpey Construction. Upon leaving Wimpey, David became an independent consultant and is retained by GBGeotechnics, Cambridge. He has been involved in several important publications since 1988. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction Materials Reference Book

Routledge, 2014

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... Peter Olley Director, C. Olley & Sons Ltd Bob Cather BSc CEng FIMMM Consultant, formerly Director of Arup Materials Consulting David Doran FCGI BSc(Eng) DIC CEng FICE FIStructE Consultant, formerly Chief Engineer with Wimpey plc Contents...

Research on heating and cooling requirements of buildings with solar louvre devices

Advances in Building Energy Research Volume 4

Earthscan, 2010

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... Research on heating and cooling requirements of buildings with solar louvre devices Ana I. Palmero-Marrero and Armando C. Oliveira Abstract External louvres have been increasingly used to provide solar protection for a building’s glazed...

World Rhythms: Álvaro Siza’s Swimming Pools at Leça da Palmeira

David Leatherbarrow

David Leatherbarrow is Professor of Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, where he has taught architectural design, history, and theory since 1984. He lectures widely and holds guest professorships in Denmark and China. His previous publishing includes 20th Century Architecture, Architecture Oriented Otherwise, Topographical Stories, Surface Architecture (with Mohsen Mostafavi), Uncommon Ground, Roots of Architectural Invention, and On Weathering: The Life of Buildings in Time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Building Time : Architecture, Event, and Experience

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...Rhythm in the ancient sense is, at the moral and aesthetic level, the bridle which is placed on passion.Álvaro Siza, Leça da Palmeira Pools, Porto, shore. Photograph David Leatherbarrow.The forces at play in and around Álvaro Siza...