Museum of Contemporary art at Casa Serralves - Porto

Client: Global Lda, Lisboa
Date: 1999 - 1997
Project services: Landscaping
Work progress status: Completed
Credits: coordinated by Alvaro Siza Vieira Arquitectos - Porto; with J. Gomes da Silva (Global Lda)
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View of the internal patio
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View from the glade
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View from the main entrance
 
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Siteplan before the intervention
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Building level
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Ground modelation
 
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Paths system
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Trees plantation
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Shrubs plantation
 

List of plantations

Trees: Betula celtiberica, Betula pubescens, Betula pubescens tortuosa, Betula papyrifera, Sorbus aucoparia, Prunus avium, Pyrus communis subsp. Piraster, Quercus robur, Quercus ilex, Quercus Pyrenaica, Taxus baccata var. fastigiata, Ulmus procera.

Shrubs: Arbutus unedo, Betula humilis var.nana, Corylus avellana, Crataegus monogyna, Cytisus grandiflora, Cytisus multiflorus, Cytisus scoparius, Erica arborea, Erica scoparia, Frangula alnus, Ilex aquifolium, Juniperus communis, Lonicera periclymenum, Prunus lusitanica, Prunus spinosa, Rhododendron ferrugineum, Rosa canina, Rosa sempervirens, Taxus repens, Viburnum tinus, Archtostaphyllosm uva-ursi, Calluna vulgaris, Erica cinerea, Erica tetralix, Hypericum calicynum, Ruscus aculeatus, Vaccinium myrtillus.

Perennialis and grasses: Briza media, Calamagostris X acutifolia, Campanula lusitanica subsp.Lusitanica,, Digitalis purpurea, Festuca longifolia, Festuca ovina, Festuca scoparia, Festuca tenuifolia, Fragaria vesca, Halimium alyssoides, Kohleira glauca, Lithodora diffusa, Luzula pilosa, Luzula sylvatica, Molina caerulea, Myostis mascula, Orchis mascula, Primula vulgaris, Spartina pectinata, Vinca minor, Viola odorata.

Ferns: Aspleium trichomanes, Anthyrium filix-femina, Blechnum spicant, Dryopteris austriaca, Dryopteris filix-mas, Dryopteris pseudo-max.

Bulbous: Allium narcissoflorum, Allium moly, Anemona nemorosa, Asphodelus lusitanicus, Crocus clusi, Crocus austricus, Colchicum autumnale, Lilium martagon, Iris boissieri, Narcissus cyclamineus, Narcissus pseudonarcissus, Scilla non - scripta.