Centro Cultural de Sines [Sines Cultural Centre], Sines, Portugal (1982-1985)
Part of:
  • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)
  • Alvaro Siza (architect)

Centro Cultural de Sines [Sines Cultural Centre], Sines, Portugal (1982-1985)



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 228 drawings (including 59 reprographic copies)
    79 photographic materials
    0.03 linear metres of textual records
Scope and content:
This project series document the Centro Cultural de Sines in Sines, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 15/80. The office assigned the dates 1982-1985 to this project.

The project was for the Sines Cultural Centre, which was divided into three buildings (A, B, and C). Building A included offices, an auditorium, meeting rooms and a bar, Building B held a museum, and Building C included a library on two floors. The project was not built.

Documenting this project are sketches, studies, design development drawings and plans. Textual materials include project documentation and correspondence. Photographic materials document the models.
Reference number:


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

Sines 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

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