Tag: Swimming Pools

Álvaro Siza Book: Swimming Pool at Leca de Palmeira (English, Portuguese and German Edition)

| February 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Constructed in the sixties and with an expansive view of the Atlantic Ocean, this project is considered one of the most interesting early works of the Portuguese architect Álvaro Siza. This publication “rediscovers” his project with the help of recently made available drawings, project descriptions, sketches and photographs.

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1966 Leça Swimming Pools

| October 5, 2011 | 4 Comments

Built at around the same time as the Boa Nova Tea House and located a short distance to the south, the Leça Swimming Pools complex is one of Siza’s most visited works from the 1960s.

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