With the level in requalifying an outdated constructing belonging to some derelict conventional area, this challenge proposes a meaningful notion for any financial branch by exhibiting an impressive attendance work environment pattern that turns into a innovative and fresh appearance, language and workplace blueprint, with out sacrificing the institution’s identification.This new image must be cohesive, uncomplicated in its kind, identifiable from other institution’s branches, communicative and safe.
The concept bases alone in using two stuff: a box, like a blueprint on the institution, and also a workplace, transforming into the two, protagonists to a account that molds and arranges the around living room consisting of about 200 m2. The entry box, an factor in sheer stone, transmutes among two identities: a strong and featureless form over the day; a translucent and welcoming view at nighttime revealing in its internal the institution’s identity.
The desk because the aspect that delimits space and stipulates the proximity involving the buyer plus the traditional bank. Clearly delineated spaces and objects are created, and monoliths that display the company’s motto “we with the land” as a concept of solidity, car the point on the intervention, the purity in geometry, delivering aunique encounter.
Location: Colmeias, Portugal
Architect: 2L Atelier | Eduardo Rodrigues
Colaborators: Carlos Lagoa
Engineering: id2p, engenharia lda.
Client: Caixa de Credito de Leiria
Photography: Joao Morgado