Lisbon, Portugal

Retrofill

RETROFILL RETROfit – to adapt to a new purpose or need Urban InFILL – the reuse and repositioning of obsolete or under-utilized buildings Concept Statement Though Lisbon’s irregular topography and narrow streets characterize Alfama as a neighborhood, these factors limit residents’ ability to navigate through its steep terrain. With a network of corridors that connects […]

Regenerating Numbers

TEAM Kenneth Mitchell + Khilna Shah CONCEPTUAL STATEMENT Architecture will catalyze a cycle of interdependence between occupants by introducing incubators in abandoned structures which integrate to create an urban network. The degrading effects of urbanization will be reversed by establishing a new agrarian culture revived by a social amalgamation. SITE CONTEXT The site is located in […]