Architectures (ARTE documentary)
Architectures is a documentary series produced by the European public television channel ARTE, looking at architecture and its historical and
social functions to reveal its meaning and impact on humanity. This is a collection of 33 episodes of the series, exploring the most remarkable achievements
in modern architecture - from the works at the end of the 19th century to the latest creations by today's leading architects. Each episode focuses on
a single building examining the structure of the building, the architectural techniques as well as its historical and social functions. And also the film discovers
the role it has played in the evolution of architecture.
The Siza School: Alvaro Siza, one of the greatest living architects, is designing new buildings for the school of architecture where he himself studied and continues to teach.
|Episode 02 - The Siza School|
|Alvaro Siza Vieira
Alvaro Joaquim de Melo Siza Vieira is a Portuguese architect, born 25 June 1933 in Matosinhos a small coastal town by Porto. He is internationally known as Alvaro Siza.
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