Santa Isabel Houses by Bak Gordon

Santa Isabel Houses by Bak Gordon

Two stark concrete houses in Lisbon feature secluded courtyards with overflowing ponds and swimming pools. Designed by Portuguese architects Bak Gordon, the residences replace industrial sheds in the Santa Isabel district. Residents enter the single-storey houses through bright yellow doors… Continue Reading

Quinta dos Alcoutins

Quinta dos Alcoutins

The House is inserted on an estate situated at the northern limit of Lisbon, the lot is north-facing with an accentuated decline. A grey volume draws the exterior spaces of the house and rectifies the inclined nature of the terrain,… Continue Reading

Three-storey house with vertical garden

Three-storey house with vertical garden

Designed by Portuguese architects Luís Rebelo de Andrade, Tiago Rebelo de Andrade and Manuel Cachão Tojal, the three-storey house was designed as a vertical garden that includes 25 different Iberian and Mediterranean plant species. “Different fragrances are spread throughout the… Continue Reading