On March 23, Lisbon’s city hall approved the plans to build an auditorium for the Santa Casa da Miserocórdia de Lisboa (SCML) as designed by the Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto de Moura. The 2013 project is part of the refurbishment of the San Roque complex, headquarters of the SCML, the institution that administers Portugal’s national lottery. Located at the north end of the grounds, the new building can take in an audience of 200. The construction of white concrete and limestone is elevated to form a mirador from which to view São Jorge Castle through a huge frame.
analyzes in each issue a theme related to a city, a country, a tendency or an
architect, with articles by leading specialists complemented by commentary on works
and projects illustrated in detail. Published bilingually, with Spanish and English
texts placed side by side.
covers current topics, taking stock of recent trends in set sections: cover story,
works and projects, art and culture, books, technique and innovation. From 2013
on, monthly and bilingual, with Spanish and English texts printed side by side.
is the third member of the AV family: a bilingual publication essentially focussed
on design projects (with special attention on competitions and construction details),
heretofore only laterally dealt with in the other two magazines.