Hotel Minho renewal and extension project starts from a building constructed in 2006, renovated in 2014 with new public areas and spa. The extension was designed to maintain the existing building’s architecture, despite its plain and common design, introducing a more effective image to the hotel.
Vírgula i is a young and dynamic architecture studio based in Porto, Portugal and in Madrid, Spain - formed by a multifaceted team with strong international experience in the fields of project, construction, teaching and architectural research. Their projects always reveal careful crafting, exploring buildings and spaces from different angles and design approaches. The studio has worked since its establishment in different scales and architecture briefs, having been consistently published on national and international magazines and online publications. Completed works and competitions won range from exhibition design, hotel architecture and housing rehabilitation.
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Complete Article and Images are available in Building Giants February 2016 IssueSlide Show