Now, LEGO has its own house, made with the brand´s culture and values by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) architectural office. A glimpse is enough to absorb LEGO´s essence, magic and the imaginary-
“Masseria Moroseta was born out of love: love for a unique land, for the open sky, for fragrances that open up your heart, for simple tastes…as simple as true love can be”.
We submerge ourselves in a white mantle that incites and intrigues us, like an unknown territory. We lay the senses in the same mantle and let the light reveal its forms.
In Matosinhos, in the north of Portugal, on one of the city’s historic streets, really close to the sea, there is a place that leaves us wondering and makes us dream. Terrárea opened its doors in the end of July, and is a three in one.
In this project the material defines the shape. It surrounds us visually. It intrigues us. Linehouse studio was invited to create a second store for the streetwear brand ALL SH.
He usually says that the surname determined his profession. But Arthur Casas´ intervention, currently one of the most prominent architects, goes far beyond the creation of iconic residential buildings.
Invited by Astratec, Louis Poulsen’s agent in Portugal, we flew to Copenhagen and we dived into the essence of a brand which is a global reference in design and production of architectural and decorative lighting.
Pedro Miguel Caetano Correia. This is the name behind the inimitable photographs that make us look closely when we see @pedromkk Instagram profile.
When we enter this house, we enter a dream. It does not belong to us. It was not dreamed by us. But it is, all over and in the true sense of the word, a dream.
We are in Castro Marim, in Eastern Algarve, and our destination, Companhia das Culturas (CC), is only a few short minutes away.
We are at Cais do Sodré, Rua da Ribeira Nova 28, where for 50 years was a butchery that provided Mercado da Ribeira. We are talking about Sala de Corte.
We go in and are welcomed by wooden panels that surround us and lead to what is the work space of the architect José Carlos Cruz and his team. There ideas are born, lines are drawn, plans and projects are constructed on paper.