The building is implanted in the zone foreseen in the plan, aligned in the south side with one of the buildings projected by Architect Fernando Távora.
In front of the North elevation it is foreseen an arborized square with alleys that mark the entries of the Pavilion. In this square will exist a slope that will make the access to level -1.
Formally the building is defined by a table where an aluminium box and every necessary equipments to the function of the diferent activities promoted in it’s interior will be placed. In the building there is a big lounge that can be called as “a multipurpose lounge”.
The whole image intends to be associated with the naval architecture, existing a relation with the image of the “Gil Eanes” ship.
The Multipurpose Pavilion has all the features in order to fulfil the necessities for cultural and sport events. The main accesses are situated on the north and south extremities, the service entrances are situated in the other elevations.
It’s interior will be ample and permeable, existing the possibility of viewing the sea from the entrance floor.
So, a great view can be seen through the glass walls of the building.
Architect Fernando Távora.
Locality Viana do Castelo
Client City Hall of Viana do Castelo
Structural consultants G.O.P.
Electrical consultants G.O.P.
Mechanical consultants G.O.P.
Building size: 8.706,7 m2
Cost: 12.000.000,00 €
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