OODA: benguela 88 in angola
OODA: benguela 88 in angola
nov 16, 2012

OODA: benguela 88 in angola

‘benguela 88’ by OODA, benguela, angola all images courtesy of OODA



porto-based firm OODA has begun ‘benguela 88’, a 26-storey residential structure within benguela, the second largest metropolis of angola.staggered rectilinear volumes are stacked like blocks and elevated with structural columns to generate interstitial outdoor spaces along its height.horizontal voids reveal unique terrace spaces protected by overhead floor plates or vertical chasms produce open-air atriums which are shieldedfrom the sun’s rays. trees and green areas fill these areas, bringing residents a connection with nature in an urban environment.



OODA: benguela 88 in angolaaerial view



OODA: benguela 88 in angolaoutdoor terrace



OODA: benguela 88 in angoladining + living area



OODA: benguela 88 in angolabedroom



OODA: benguela 88 in angolaexterior illuminated at night



OODA: benguela 88 in angolaview from bustling street context at night



OODA: benguela 88 in angolacontext plan



OODA: benguela 88 in angolafloor plan / 4m



OODA: benguela 88 in angolafloor plan / 16m



OODA: benguela 88 in angolafloor plan / 45m



OODA: benguela 88 in angolafloor plan / 72m



OODA: benguela 88 in angolasection



OODA: benguela 88 in angolaexterior elevations



OODA: benguela 88 in angolacontext diagram



OODA: benguela 88 in angolaprogram diagram



OODA: benguela 88 in angolabuilding diagrams



OODA: benguela 88 in angolasteel structures scheme



OODA: benguela 88 in angolaconceptual images



OODA: benguela 88 in angolabenguela, angola



project info:



team: diogo brito, rodrigo vilas-boas, francisco lencastre, duarte fontes, francisca santostype: proposalsize: 38.500 total sqm (19.500 sqm residential)status: in progress

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