Ampliação do Institut Français no Porto [Extension of the Porto French Institute], Porto, Portugal (1983)
Dates of creation
Level of archival description
Extent and Medium
81 drawings (including 50 reprographic copies)
0.03 linear meter of textual material
Scope and Content
This project series documents the Ampliação do Institut Français no Porto in Porto, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 22/80. The office assigned the date 1983 to this project.
The project files document the addition of an annex and renovations to the main pavilion of the Porto French Institute. Modifications included the transformation of the garage into classrooms, the addition of a cafeteria in the basement, and general renovations. The project was not realized.
Documenting this project are sketches, studies, design development drawings, and plans. Textual material includes project documentation. Photographic material documents the building.
Material in this series was arranged by Álvaro Siza’s office and has been kept in this order.
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.