about Laura Ferrer
Renovation of an Architecture Office
Renovation of Kotaro Horiuchi Architecture main office in Nagoya, Japan. The idea should include not only the design of the interior space but also the new...
1st Annual Meeting Industry, History, Heritage / Nova University of Lisbon / Lisbon - April 2013
ABSTRACT : portuguese SLIDES (below) : portuguese & english Novos usos para o Património Industrial: o caso da Cordoaria Nacional Laura Ferrer Faculdade de...
Master Thesis | Navy Museum | new uses for the industrial heritage: the case of the national ropery
This project aims at the rehabilitation of the National Ropery, built in the last quarter of the eighteenth century, of proto-industrial typology, at Lisbon's...
Landscaping: park in rua augusta
The aim for this project was to design a new public park in the centre of São Paulo, a city with so few green spaces. The site, with an area of 24 000 m2 was a...
Urban Acupuncture: sports complex
Urban planning is a kind of project that can't make immediately transformations. It is often a "sparkle" that initiates an action within the city and passes around....
Collective Housing in the City: Multi-habitational blocks
After choosing the building, from a range of 3 from a previous group stage, the typologies, parking and surroundings concerning the project should be...
Prototypes: emergency housing
The initial reflection that was proposed for this project remembers Reyner Banham metaphor "The motor ashore": "...the motor ashore turns anything into a boat."...
International Workshop FA-UTL: don't follow the white rabbit
The White Rabbit from Alice in Wonderland is the modern times hero. We recognise ourselves in it: always late, always stressed, always anxious; without ever letting...
The Space of Time in Lisbon: the blackbox building
At first, in group, we were asked to design an artist's complex in Alcântara, including a residence with studios, an office building with a library and a Blackbox...
Setup: rehabilitation center
This exercise aimed, in a first stage, at stablishing a relation between the concept and the object; having Man as a physical and/or symbolic reference in...
The Architectural Chamber: a house on the hill
The purpose of this exercise was to be able to mantain the cubist idea of the architectural chamber and, at the same time, use new concepts like massive...