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Habitações Colectivas da SACOR [SACOR housing complex], Matosinhos, Portugal (1965-1966)

Habitações Colectivas da SACOR [SACOR housing complex], Matosinhos, Portugal (1965-1966)

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People

  • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)
  • Alvaro Siza (architect)

Title

Habitações Colectivas da SACOR [SACOR housing complex], Matosinhos, Portugal (1965-1966)

Dates of creation

1965-1966

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 50 drawings (including 11 reprographic copies)
  • 31 photographs
  • 7 35mm negative strips
  • 4 strips of120 medium format slide film
  • 0.06 linear meters of textual documentation

Scope and Content

This project series documents the design for the SACOR housing complex in Matosinhos, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 20/60. In the past the office identified the project as number 111. The office assigned the date 1965 for this project.

The project consists of a ten-storey building commissioned by SACOR (Sociedade Anónima de Combustíveis e Óleos Refinados). Documentation suggests it includes a garage, gas station, offices, waiting room, bar, atrium, restaurant, and dwellings.

Documenting this project are sketches, as well as photographs of the site, model. Also included are project documentation and correspondence with SACOR.

Reference Number

AP178.S1.1965.PR04

Arrangement

Material in this series was arranged by Álvaro Siza’s office and has been kept in this order.

Location

Matosinhos Portugal

Credit line

When citing the collection as a whole, use the citation: Álvaro Siza fonds, Collection Centre Canadien d’Architecture/Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal. When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.

Language of material

Portuguese

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1965.PR04.001.1
    • Title: Sketches, Habitações Colectivas da Sacor, Matosinhos (folder 1 of 2)
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Hab. Collectiva da Sacor Arq. Siza.

    Siza's office noted that some of the sketches included in this file may not be for the SACOR project.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 17 ink drawings on paper

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 21 x 30 cm|Sheet (smallest): 17 x 23 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Related units of description:

    • This file is housed in two separate folders. The second portion of this file is found in folder AP178.S1.1965.PR04.001.2

    Folder Number:

    178-315-05

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1965.PR04.001.2
    • Title: Sketches, Habitações Colectivas da Sacor, Matosinhos (folder 2 of 2)
    • Dates of creation: circa 1965
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Hab. Collectiva da Sacor Arq. Siza.

    Siza's office noted that some of the sketches included in this file may not be for the SACOR project.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 ink drawings on paper

    Dimensions:

    Sheets: 21 x 33 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Related units of description:

    • This file is housed in two separate folders. The first portion of this file is found in folder AP178.S1.1965.PR04.001.1

    Folder Number:

    178-282-10

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1965.PR04.002
    • Title: Sketches, elevations, and plans, Habitações Colectivas da Sacor, Matosinhos
    • Dates of creation: 1965
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Habitaçao colectivas da Sacor.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 15 pencil and colored pencil drawings on translucent paper, 7 reprographic copies on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 85 x 60 cm|Sheet (smallest): 31 x 21 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-270-07

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1965.PR04.003
    • Title: Negatives and photograph of model, Habitações Colectivas da Sacor, Matosinhos
    • Dates of creation: 1965
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Habitações Colectivas da Sacor.

    Siza's office numbered photographic materials in this file HCS 001-004. Note that additional photographs and negatives, numbered HCS 005 and REHCS 001-008, can be found in AP178.S1.1965.PR4.004.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 strips of 120 medium format slide film, 1 photograph

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-310-03

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1965.PR04.004
    • Title: Photographs and negatives of project site and notes, Habitações Colectivas da Sacor, Matosinhos
    • Dates of creation: 1965
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Habitaçoes Colectivas de Sacor Matosinhos REHCS 001 a REHCS 008 + HCS 005.

    Siza's office numbered photographic materials in this file REHCS 001-008 and HCS 005. Photographs in this file are mounted on pages of notes. Note that additional photographic materials, numbred HCS 001-004, can be found in AP178.S1.1965.PR4.003.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 30 photographs, 7 35mm negative strips, other materials

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-075-18

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1965.PR04.005
    • Title: Project documentation, correspondence, and plans, Habitações Colectivas da Sacor, Matosinhos
    • Dates of creation: 1965-1966
    • Form: photographs, textual records, drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Habitaçoes Colectivas da Sacor 1965 Matosinhos.

    This file includes reprographic copies with annotations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 reprographic copies on paper, 3 ink drawings on translucent paper, other materials

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 22 x 31 cm|Sheet (smallest): 21 x 30 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-075-19

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