Summer Houses between Sintra and Colares | Publisher Argumentum, Portugal Casa de Férias by João Cardim and Filipe Jorge


Summer Houses between Sintra and Colares

Author João Cardim, Photography Filipe Jorge

The book, published in January 2022 by the Portuguese publishing house Argumentum, deals with the development of the construction of 40 residences in the Colares region, built as holiday homes between 1940 and 1970.

The houses are by architects including: Peter Neufert, Adelino Nunes, Jorge Segurado, Francisco Conceição Silva, Fernando Peres Guimarães.

  • Publisher Argumentum, Portugal
  • ISBN: 978-989-8885-18-0


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