Recuperação de Piscina das Marés [Ocean swimming pool renovations], Leça da Palmeira (1995)
Part of:
  • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)
  • Alvaro Siza (architect)

Recuperação de Piscina das Marés [Ocean swimming pool renovations], Leça da Palmeira (1995)



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 71 drawings (including 32 reprographic copies)
    48 photographic materials
    0.02 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:

This project series documents renovations made to the Piscina de Marés in Leça de Palmeira, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 33/90. The office assigned the date 1995 to this project.

The project is recorded through drawings, photographs, negatives and textual records dating from 1993-1995. The drawings consist of sketches, plans and details, while the photographic materials show the construction work. Textual records include specifications and correspondence from the city.
Reference number:


Materials in this project series were compiled from multiple accessions. Materials within each accession were arranged by Álvaro Siza’s office and have been kept in this order.

Leça da Palmeira 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.
Related units of description:
  • This project series is related to three other project series included in this fonds: Piscina das Marés (AP178.S1.1961.PR02), which documents the original project; Restaurante da Piscina das Marés (AP178.S1.1965.PR03), which documents the addition of the restaurant; and Restaurante da Piscina das Marés (AP178.S1.1995.PR02), which documents detail work for the restaurant.

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