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Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa [Mobil Oil housing complex], Matosinhos, Portugal (1971-1972)

Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa [Mobil Oil housing complex], Matosinhos, Portugal (1971-1972)

Part of

People

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

Title

Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa [Mobil Oil housing complex], Matosinhos, Portugal (1971-1972)

Dates of creation

1971-1973

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 97 drawings (including 35 reprographic copies)
  • 29 photographs
  • 12 transparencies
  • 3 35mm negative strips
  • 2 photomontages
  • 1 envelope
  • 0.06 linear meters of textual documentation

Scope and Content

This project series documents the Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa in Matosinhos, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 6/70. In the past the office identified the project as number 131. The office assigned the date 1971-1972 for this project.

The housing complex is a nine storey building commissioned by Mobil Oil Portuguesa. The building includes dwellings, offices, and commercial space.

Documenting this project are studies and preliminary drawings. Textual material includes project documentation and correspondence. Photographs and negatives document the project site and model.

Reference Number

AP178.S1.1971.PR02

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.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.001
    • Title: Sketches, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos
    • Dates of creation: 1971-1973
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa

    Nota : conferir

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 11 ink drawings on paper
    • 1 ink drawing on a enveloppe

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 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:

    178-353-02

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.1
    • Title: Studies and plans, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos (folder 1 of 3)
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa - Matosinhos - Desenhos - Estudo Arq. Siza - Matrizes

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 16 ink and pencil drawings on translucent paper
    • 7 reprographic copies on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 26 x 38 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

    Related units of description:

    • This file is housed in three separate folders. The second and third portions of this file is housed in folders AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.2 and AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.3

    Folder Number:

    178-307-11

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.2
    • Title: Studies and plans, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos (folder 2 of 3)
    • Dates of creation: 1971-1973
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa - Matosinhos - Desenhos - Estudo Arq. Siza - Matrizes

    This file includes a list of drawings

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 18 ink and pencil drawings on translucent paper
    • 1 reprographic copy on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 35 x 55 cm|Sheet (smallest): 33 x 37 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 three separate folders. The first and third portions of this file is housed in folders AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.1 and AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.3

    Folder Number:

    178-366-01

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.3
    • Title: Studies and plans, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos (folder 3 of 3)
    • Dates of creation: 1971-1973
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa - Matosinhos - Desenhos - Estudo Arq. Siza - Matrizes

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 17 ink and pencil drawings on translucent paper
    • 7 reprographic copies on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 75 x 109 cm|Sheet (smallest): 51 x 77 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 three separate folders. The first and second portions of this file is housed in folders AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.1 and AP178.S1.1971.PR02.002.2

    Folder Number:

    178-388-07

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.003
    • Title: Photomontage of project site, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos
    • Dates of creation: 1971-1973
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa

    Siza's office numbered photographs in this file HCMOP030

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 photomontage

    Dimensions:

    Photomontage: 21 x 60 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:

    178-402-09

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.004
    • Title: Negatives of model, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos
    • Dates of creation: 1971-1973
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos

    Siza's office numbered photographs in this file HCMOP001-HCMOP026, HCMOP028E, HCMOP029

    Nota : Verm tambem pasta do projecto corespondencia - HCMOP027 e tanbem gaveta - HCMOP030 (paronamica)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 12 transparencies
    • 3 25 mm negatives strips
    • 2 negatives

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 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:

    178-392-07 P

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.005.1
    • Title: Project documentation, studies, correspondence, and preliminary drawings, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos (folder 1 of 2)
    • Dates of creation: 1971-1973
    • Form: photographs, textual records, drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Aproveitamento dos terrenos da Mobil Oil Portuguesà.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 29 photographs
    • 13 reprographic copies on paper
    • other materials

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 21 x 30 cm

    Physical Description:

    Includes folded reprographic copies.

    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.S1.1971.PR02.005.2

    Folder Number:

    178-079-013

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.1971.PR02.005.2
    • Title: Project documentation, studies, correspondence, and preliminary drawings, Habitações Colectivas da Mobil Oil Portuguesa, Matosinhos (folder 2 of 2)
    • Dates of creation: 1971-1973
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title : Aproveitamento dos terrenos da Mobil Oil Portuguesà.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 7 reprographic copies on paper
    • other materials

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 21 x 30 cm

    Physical Description:

    Includes folded reprographic copies.

    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.S1.1971.PR02.005.1

    Folder Number:

    178-079-014

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