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UMCP Headquarters-Cultural Centre
UMCP Headquarters-Cultural Centre

This is a community garden-cultural and sports centre for the Union of Inhabitants and Commerce of the Paraisópolis Favela (U.M.C.P.) in São Paulo, Brazil. Extending from a new connection between the favela and a lush park of the bordering posh neighborhood, a parametric algorithmic process was used to generate a series of landscaped terraces, shading […]

UMCP Escola do Povo – Santander Community Bank
UMCP Escola do Povo – Santander Community Bank

In contrast to the large Cultural Centre and Headquarters Project for the Union of Inhabitants of Paraisópolis Favela (U.M.C.P.) on the perimeter of the favela, SUBdV is now working on a series of smaller-project interventions for the U.M.C.P. within the favela itself, in direct conjunction with single private agencies.  For one project, Santander is both […]

UMCP Women’s Association – Product Show Room
UMCP Women’s Association – Product Show Room

Another micro-agency project that negotiates between the public and private sectors is the Project for the Women’s Association of the Union of Inhabitants of Paraisópolis Favela (U.M.C.P.) and cleaning product private donor show-room.  This cleaning product company is a cult brand in Brazil, starting out as producers of brillo-pads, with the help of a highly comedic and […]

Cora Garrido Library
Cora Garrido Library

Informed by research proposals made by our AA Diploma 2 2009-2010 and AA Brazil Visiting School São Paulo ` Micro-Revolutions` Studios, SUBdV developed a library program to extend the activities of the former boxing champion Nilson Garrido`s informal  Boxing and Sports Academy under the viaducts, to attract a larger public, further recognition and funding to further […]

Changsha Cultural Complex
Changsha Cultural Complex

The design for the 300,000 square meters (s.m.) Changsha Riverfront Cultural Park in the capital city of the Hunan Territory in China, includes a Concert Hall Complex, Museum, Library and Hotel, and is defined by a weaving of the vectors of the urban infrastructure with the organic flows of the natural riverfront landscape. This new […]

Exploratory Science Museum UNICAMP
Exploratory Science Museum UNICAMP

Extending from an existing round observatory terrace, a diagonal Observatory Terrace Roof was proposed which allows for an open public cultural space: for observation, exploration and discovery. From a sequence of gradually stepped terraces, one rises towards and observes the sky, stars and landscape around, obtaining a 360 degree panoramic view from the highest point […]

Guadalajara Library
Guadalajara Library

The Guadalajara Library Building Design seeks to re-establish an eco-systemic relationship between knowledge and the natural environment.   Like a living sponge, the perimeter of the building corrugates and inflects to mediate between both the cultural flows of the University Cultural Complex in which it is situated, and the organic flows of light, wind and views. […]

Czech Republic National Library
Czech Republic National Library

The design of the competition for the National Library of the Czech Republic in Prague involved a weaving of public paths of the Letná Park into and through the building, establishing a diagonal atrium around which the different functions of the library are organized. The entire open ground floor and connected atrium extend the free-flowing […]

Londrina Municipal Theater
Londrina Municipal Theater

The project is a new ornament for the city of Londrina, defined by a  differentiated caleidoscopic for natural light, wind, sound and views. The project consists of 3 theaters: a large theater of  1110 seats, a medium size theater of 500 seats and a multifunctional black box of 300 seats. Complimentary rooms include rehearsal rooms, library, administration and service […]

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