PAISAGENS CONSTRUÍDAS, Valdemar Cruz

An extraordinary book showcasing representative buildings made by Portuguese architects since the beginning of the 20th century

PAISAGENS CONSTRUÍDAS, Valdemar Cruz

An extraordinary book showcasing representative buildings made by Portuguese architects since the beginning of the 20th century

Price
€35.00

Member Price
€ 31,50
Quantity

Being member makes the difference!
Join us!

Based on a selection made by more than 50 architects, critics, curators, professors from the Faculty of Architechture, artists, civil engineers, and one geographer, Valdemar Cruz’s book discusses 16 major representative buildings made by Portuguese architects from the beginning of the 20th century until now.

With passages dedicated to each building and multiple interviews with different architects, Paisagens Construídas aims to lay out the several architectural paths followed by Portuguese architects from a professional and critical viewpoint. The book includes unpublished interviews with Álvaro Siza, Eduardo Souto de Moura, Gonçalo Byrne, João Luís Carrilho da Graça, Manuel Aires Mateus, and more.

A professional journalist since 1976, Valdemar Cruz started his career at the newspaper O Diário. Over the last three decades, he has collaborated with different national and foreign publications, including writing for the weekly newspaper Expresso; he has published several reports and interviews featuring major names from Portuguese and international architecture. Distinguished with several awards, including the “Gazeta do Jornalismo” award, an important distinction within Portuguese journalism, he majored in Modern Languages and Literature from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities department at the University of Porto.He is the author of several books: Histórias Secretas do Atentado a Salazar; O Soldado e o Capitão, Os Cravos e o Povão; A Filha Rebelde, em coautoria com José Pedro Castanheira: O Que a Vida Me Ensinou, e Retratos de Siza.

CS100001

Data sheet

Publisher
Author's Edition
Autor
Valdemar Cruz
Language
Portuguese
Cover
Soft
Year
2024