Portugal   |  2019

The Gafarim House

Entrant Company

Tiago do Vale Architects

Category

Architectural Design

Client's Name

Private

Sub-Category

Residential

This is a project of tense duality between vernacular principles and a neoplastic understating of shape, place, and landscape. In a naturally fragmented and disconnected context, the Gafarim House offers monolithic, opaque volumes to the street, citing the compact, parallelepipedic masses of northern Portuguese popular architecture and adjusting its scale to the surroundings. It appears with autonomy in its context -an independent object among independent objects- and, in its economy of shape and detailing, it distances itself from the post-rural decorativism that is the norm in today

More Gold Winners
Interior Design
Taiwan

Entrant Company

GIN.SPACE Interior design

Sub Category

Residential

Interior Design
Taiwan

Entrant Company

Dreamer Interior Design

Sub Category

Showroom / Exhibit

Packaging Design
China

Entrant Company

Jansword Zhu

Sub Category

Snacks, Confectionery & Desserts

Product Design
Hong Kong

Entrant Company

PSL LTD

Sub Category

Digital & Electronic Devices