During this weekend there will be a trip to Porto, a city inscribed on the Unesco World Heritage List with an architectural ensemble of extraordinary richness. The students of the different MArch programs will make guided tours and itineraries about the architecture, contemporary art and design of the city.
The trip includes a visit to the internationally recognized architects’ studios, Souto de Moura, as well as the studio of Álvaro Siza. During the stay in the city of Oporto, we will visit also the works of these two architects and also works of the Noarq studio. The students will know the city, the culture and the portuguese gastronomy.
It is also planned to attend the presentation of the book «Textos 03 de Siza» in the FAUP (Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade do Porto), and other cultural visits such as the University and the Abade Pedrosa – Álvaro Siza – Souto de Moura museum .