• Álvaro Siza, between Modern and Traditional

    1 month ago - By Arch Daily

    Álvaro Siza. Image © Fernando Guerra | FG+SG
    Álvaro Joaquim de Melo Siza Vieira, or simply Álvaro Siza, was born in Matosinhos, Portugal , on June 25, 1933. His first work - four houses in Matosinhos - was built in 1954, even before completing his studies at the School of Fine Arts from the University of Porto (current Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto - FAUP), which happened a year later.
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