THE GRAND PROJECTS

Architectural and urbanistic operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition

Registration to the Conference ‘Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century’ is open

Registration to the Conference ‘Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century’ is open

You can now register to attend the international Conference “Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century”

 Research Grant Open Call

 Research Grant Open Call

International Conference ‘Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century’ Keynotes

International Conference ‘Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century’ Keynotes

International Conference ‘Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century’

International Conference ‘Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century’

The research group is pleased to announce the Call for Abstracts to the international conference “Grand Projects – Urban Legacies of the late 20th Century”.

“Porto Maravilha – model obsolescence”, a lecture from Jorge Bassani on the USP IEA Symposium

“Porto Maravilha – model obsolescence”, a lecture from Jorge Bassani on the USP IEA Symposium

Lecture at the ‘National Policy on Architecture and Landscape’ (PNAP) conference

Lecture at the ‘National Policy on Architecture and Landscape’ (PNAP) conference

First debate “TRANSFORMATIONS AND EXPECTANT SPACES – WATERFRONTS OF LISBON METROPOLITAN AREA”

First debate “TRANSFORMATIONS AND EXPECTANT SPACES – WATERFRONTS OF LISBON METROPOLITAN AREA”

The project hosted a first debate on the 28th of November focused on the waterfronts of the Lisbon Metropolitan Area and their recent and upcoming urban transformations, for a numerous audience of experts, students, and municipality representatives.

Waterfronts of Lisbon Metropolitan Area

Waterfronts of Lisbon Metropolitan Area

Fieldwork on the recent interventions of Lisbon Metropolitan Area

Third General Meeting of the Project

Third General Meeting of the Project

The third meeting of the research team of the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic operation after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition” took place on the 16th Oct 2019, at Iscte-Iul.

Upcoming First Debate “TRANSFORMATIONS AND EXPECTANT PLACES  – WATERFRONTS OF LISBON METROPOLITAN AREA”

Upcoming First Debate “TRANSFORMATIONS AND EXPECTANT PLACES – WATERFRONTS OF LISBON METROPOLITAN AREA”

The research group is pleased to announce the first debate and public presentation of the project, taking place on the 28th November 2019 at Teatro Thalia in Lisbon.

Fieldwork on Program Polis

Fieldwork on Program Polis

The fieldwork on the 22 of the cities with Program Polis actions is taking place from the 29th July to 21st September 2019.

Second General Meeting of the Project

Second General Meeting of the Project

The second meeting of the research team of the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic operation after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition” took place on the 29th May 2019, at Iscte-Iul.

The project aggregated one Post-Doctoral Researcher

Following the open call for an integrate researcher, Ana Brandão was integrated into the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic Operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”.

Preliminary Research

Preliminary Research

The research work has begun, this work aims to be one solid ground to the developing of the project. Our researchers are structuring and gathering information of the main works from the Polis Program in middle scale cities, a large urban operation in Portugal after Expo98.

The project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic Operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”, aggregated two scholarship holders Masters in Architecture

Following the Call for Researchers they were integrated into the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic Operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”, two scholarship holders.

Divulgation poster of the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic Operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”, at Public Policy Forum

Divulgation poster of the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic Operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”, at Public Policy Forum

The methods and objectives of the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic Operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition” were presented in form of a poster at Public Policy Forum 2019 (“Fórum de Políticas Públicas 2019”) on 12th and 13th February of 2019, in the Assembly of the Republic and ISCTE-IUL

Closing Discussion of the Exhibition “The territory of Architecture Gregotti and Associate 1953-2017”, gather Manuel Salgado and Paulo Tormenta Pinto

Closing Discussion of the Exhibition “The territory of Architecture Gregotti and Associate 1953-2017”, gather Manuel Salgado and Paulo Tormenta Pinto

Collection and systematization of news about projects in multiple media

Collection and systematization of news about projects in multiple media

An exhaustive collection of news content was held in journals of national circulation, with a view to clarifying the media perception(s) of the most representative buildings, built in the last decade at the Riverside front of Lisbon.

Talks about Lisbon at Rocca Lisbon Gallery

Talks about Lisbon at Rocca Lisbon Gallery

The cycle of conversations about Lisbon, organized by the Rocca Gallery with the collaboration of Architect Pedro Novo, dedicated a session, on November 13, 2018, to the Parque das Nações.

First General Meeting of the Project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic operation after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”

First General Meeting of the Project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic operation after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”

The first meeting of the research team of the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic operation after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition” took place on the 30th October 2018, at Iscte-Iul.

PP4 and Vila Expo’98 – 20 years of an idea of the city

PP4 and Vila Expo’98 – 20 years of an idea of the city

In the day 18 and 19 of July of 2018, at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, took place the Congress PNUM-2018 with the central theme of “The production of the Territory: forms, processes, designs”, organised by the Rede Lusófona de Morfologia Urbana (Lusophone Network of Urban Morphology).