based on the idea of a possesionless, propertyless nomadism, this project accomodates and encourages homeless people, offering a place to sleep and providing its guests with modern hotel like facilities. This is a building made for asylum-seekers and refugees, atached to a bridge structure, a typical urban void in our cities waiting for the politic powers to decide it (their) fate. [brief]
Location: Lisbon, Portugal.
Project Type: Parasite – furtive structure.
Project area: 3000m2.
Promoter/Event: 7th São Paulo International Biennial of Architecture – exhibition.
Concept and Project: Arquitectos Anónimos®.
Collaboration in Brazil: Suellen Barboza.
Engineering Consultant: GEG – Gabinete de Estruturas e Geotecnia,John Daniel.
Laser Technology: Francisco Fonseca.
Photography: © Abel Andrade, © Ivo Canelas.