Winner – Future House Awards 2023 – House 109

House 109 is one of the winning projects of the Future House International Residential Awards 2023, organized by Global Design News &The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design, in the “Private Homes” category.

The house built in Vagos, is the only Portuguese project among the 58 winners of the Future House Awards 2023, which aims to “championing and honoring novel and inventive residential projects on a worldwide level”.

The winners will be on display at CONTEMPORARY SPACE ATHENS/ EUROPEAN CENTER from December 2023 and will also be published in the book FUTURE HOUSE – The New Domestic Landscape *2022-2023.

Arquitetura ao Centro 20-23

A new triennial architecture magazine comes up with the objective of “giving voice and creating a unique space for reflection and expression” about Portugal’s central region architecture – A Arquitetura ao Centro, from A Ordem dos Arquitetos SR-CTR.
Frari is one of the 19 architecture ateliers represented in this publication, with the House 109 project, located in Vagos.

Arquitetura ao Centro also has a website with the digital version of each project, also including extra information in audio and video format.


Exhibition Arquitetura ao Centro 20-23

© Eugénio Silva

The Arquitetura ao Centro Exhibition is taking place in Coimbra, at Casa das Caldeiras, until the end of September 2023. Visits take place on Fridays at two times: 17.30 to 18.15 and 18.15 to 19.00, being a unique opportunity to promotion and dissemination of the contemporary heritage of the central region, strengthening cultural and tourist visits. Frari is one of the 19 architecture studios selected for the exhibition, with the Casa 109 Project, in Vagos. At the end of the exhibition period in Coimbra, the exhibition will go on tour, visiting the cities of Viseu, Fundão, Leiria and Aveiro. More details about the dates and locations where the exhibition will be present through the Secção Regional do Centro da Ordem dos Arquitectos.