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    President Obama praised Souto Moura’s work at Pritzker Prize ceremony
    At the 3rd June, the President Barack Obama attended the Pritzker Prize ceremony in Washington D.C., where the Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto Moura received this important recognition.This was the second time that an American President attended (...)

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    Padrão de Elvas
    Padrao de ElvasA monument commemorating the Battle of Elvas, erected on the orders of King Afonso VI (seventeenth century). Built in white Estremoz marble, the monument comprises a Tuscan column standing on a square base, reached by three steps. A (...)

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    Souto Moura won the Pritzker prize 2011
    The architect Eduardo Souto Moura won the Pritzker prize 2011, what is come to be known throughout the world as architecture’s highest honor. This is the second time on the history of the prize that a Portuguese architect has been chosen . The (...)

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    Padrão do Bom Jesus de Matosinhos
    Built in the 18th century, the Padrão do Bom Jesus (the Bom Jesus Marker Stone), also known as the Statue to the Lord of the Sand or Our Lord of Padrão, is the physical manifestation of a local belief.It is told that the Lord of Matosinhos Statue (...)

  5. Diário de Notícias
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    Diário de Notícias
    Designed by the architect Porfírio Pardal Monteiro in 1936-1939, the headquarters of the Diário de Notícias newspaper was the first building to be designed specifically for a newspaper, thus combining two attributes - industry and office space.It is (...)

  6. Odeith
Place: Setúbal
Photo: miguel valle de figueiredo / Rebobina
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    Odeith
     O Rapaz dos Pássaros / The Boy with the BirdsLocation: Auditorio José Afonso, SetúbalThe work 'The Boy with the Birds' was considered the best mural of 2014 by the 'I Support Street Art' movement. Painted on the side of the (...)

  7. Vhils / Pixel Pancho
Place: Lisboa
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    Vhils / Pixel Pancho
    Location: Jardim do Tabaco, Av. Infante D. Henrique, LisboaAlexandre Farto, who also signs as Vhils, has developed a unique visual language based on the aesthetic of vandalism derived from his background in illegal graffiti. He removes the outer (...)

  8. Estádio do Dragão
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    Estádio do Dragão
    Owned by Oporto Football Club, the Dragão Stadium was built for Euro 2004 and was the venue of the competition's opening ceremony. Designed by the architect, Manuel Salgado, the stadium substituted the former Antas Stadium and due to its (...)

  9. Pavilhão Atlântico
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    Pavilhão Atlântico
    The Atlantic Pavilion is a multi-purpose space designed to host performances, conferences and large-scale sporting events. Designed within the framework of Expo 98 by the architect Regino Cruz associated to the international architecture firm, (...)

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    Municipal Park and Calvário Hill
    Located on the highest reaches of Vila Real and close to the more modern buildings, the Municipal Park is a leafy terrace with an approximately 200 metre central walkway flanked by rows of trees that are hundreds of years old.In one corner of the (...)

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