Edifício Figueiredo [Figueiredo building], Viseu, Portugal (1996)
Dates of creation
Level of archival description
Extent and Medium
81 drawings (including 62 reprographic copies)
7 photographic materials
0.02 linear metres of textual documentation
Scope and Content
This project series documents the Edifício Figueiredo in Viseu, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 77/90. The office assigned the date 1996 to this project.
Located in the historic centre of Viseau, the project was for the Figueiredo building. The client asked for a three-storey building that included space for a coffee shop on the ground floor and residential units on the second and third floor. The project was not realized.
Documenting this project are sketches, design development drawings and plans. Textual documentation includes correspondence with the client, notes and building programs.
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.