Suspended Matter Box (C3 no.409)


MMV Arquitectos

C3 no.409 / pp.28-41 (14 pages)


Suspended Matter Box _ MMV Arquitectos

Oporto, Portugal, 2020

A corten steel box in a Portuguese rural area hosts an event space under a knit metal ceiling installation
Traditional housing and agricultural fields emerge from the forested hills of Felgueiras, a municipality inland of Porto in Portugal. When commissioned to work there, Lisbon-based MMV Arquitectos asked themselves whether an architectural contemporary volume can be a good neighbor to a rural surrounding. […]