House in Estrela, Lisboa, Portugal by Aires Mateus | Yellowtrace

House in Estrela, Lisbon, Portugal by Aires Mateus.

The sheer concrete facades of Estrela House stand out amongst the slightly ramshackle homes that surround it, on a suburban street in the Portuguese capital Lisbon. Adding to the non-tradition, local architects Aires Mateus included a...
Santa Clara 1728 in Lisboa, Portugal by Aires Mateus | Yellowtrace

Santa Clara 1728 in Lisbon, Portugal by Aires Mateus.

Everything about Santa Clara 1728 in Lisbon, makes you want to cry (in appreciation). From the rich historical elements retained by local architecture practice, Aires Mateus, to the interplay of the selected materials that feel simple...