Project – Vazio S/A
  1. Pop 10 Sofa
    04:18 am
    Pop 10 Sofa

    Pop 10 Sofa = 10×10 cm rebar mesh + 20mm jequitibá boards. See also: Vazio S/A Furniture  and Pop 10 Armchair Photos: Daniel Mansur/Estúdio Pixel

    No comments | categoria: Project
    Compartilhar
    aaaa
  2. Void possibilities: Palimpsest square

    The brief text below was originally written for “The Floor I Step On,” an inspiring Instagram page that became a bestselling book published by journalists Raíssa Pena and Paola Carvalho. Palimpsest Square Carlos M Teixeira “Old house floors remind me of a theater play staged on a vacant lot many, many years ago, in 2001. […]

  3. Playscape! Slides for 1.000 kids

    The playground objects we proposed for a kindergarten that houses more than 1,000 children in Ribeirão das Neves (MG, Brazil) have their imagined forms as the translation of the movements and games they sponsor: ramps, nets, ladders and climbs here are a departure point to imagine other ways to slip, climb, hide, swing, descend, go […]

  4. Void possibilities: Nantou (Shenzhen, China)

    Among all the cities in the world, Shenzhen (China) probably has been the fastest growing in the last thirty years: neighboring Hong Kong in the Pearl River Delta, what was a village of 30,000 in 1980 is now a conurbation of 17 million inhabitants. In this overwhelming process of urbanization, little of its history has […]

  5. BsAs Bldg.
    09:00 am
    BsAs Bldg.

    Buenos Aires building is the new project by Vazio S/A! More information at www.novomorar.com.br

  6. This is a parking lot!

    In a revealing essay about the future of the car, journalist Henry Grabar states that ”Large numbers of streets could be decommissioned and reused as promenades, parks, and sites for housing. Most downtown parking could also become obsolete. The average car is parked 95 percent of the time, and parking spots are required, at great cost, […]

  7. Spiral Booths – Events matrix

    Can the stage of a theater – a space always flat and open – be compartmented and upright? Spiral Booths is a spiral staircase through which you can reach six micro-stages arranged at different levels of this staircase. Installed in a gallery of the Victoria & Albert Museum, it was Vazio S/A’s answer to a […]

  8. 100% Minas exhibition design – pillars + screens

    + info: 100% Minas

  9. 100% Minas + Pop 10 Armchair

    100% Minas has already been inaugurated and remains on show until September 17. With a focus on the latest production of designers based in Minas Gerais, it was curated by Monica Boscarino. The event takes place in an old mansion located on Rua Sapucaí, a central region marked by strong urban, political and gastronomic effervescence […]

  10. Under construction: 100% Minas exhibition design

    100% Minas is an exhibition that seeks to present the brand new production of furniture designers based in Minas Gerais. Designed by Vazio S/A, the expography of the show seeks references in common elements of civil works: wooden post shores and facade mesh. Although part of the construction process of any building, such temporary components […]

  11. Pop 10 Armchair
    03:07 pm
    Pop 10 Armchair

    Pop 10 Armchair = 10x10cm rebar mesh + 20mm curved plywood. The armchair will be part of Mostra 100% Minas, which will take place from August 12 in the old RFFSA mansion in Belo Horizonte. +info: Vazio S/A Furniture Design

  12. “(…) After all the indecision and dead-ends, the boxes were finally incorporated into the choreography, composing a changing stage design that was altered by the dance. The boxes were destroyed and strewn about the place like mobile objects that changed the landscape of the theater over the course of the performance. Also serving as markers […]

  13. Hypostyle Hall
    05:43 pm
    Hypostyle Hall

    New photos of visitors wandering around the Hypostyle Hall. See also: Hypostyle Hall.

  14. Experimenting Landscapes

    Written by Emily Waugh, professor at Harvard University, Experimenting Landscapes (Birkhauser, 2016) is a book dedicated to the Metis International Festival which features 20 gardens in Quebec, including our Dead Garden II.  

  15. Void possibilities: the Thousand-day Railroad

    The Thousand-day Railroad Carlos M Teixeira In the early 70s, the military regime then in power in Brazil conducted preliminary studies for the construction of a new railroad connecting Belo Horizonte, Rio and São Paulo. The results were published with fanfare in the press, where the project, officially called the Steel Railway, was nicknamed “The […]

  16. A plunge into polluted rivers

    We live in a time when the transformation of the existing is more important than new constructions; in which we urgently need to turn our eyes to the problems of our cities which have been ignored by past generations. It is from this perspective that Over-Arrudas (pictured) fits: a project that celebrates this river in […]

  17. The Grid: a landscape of colonizing voids

    The exhibition “Misunderstandings”, held jointly by Campo gallery (Rome) and Le FRAC Center (Orleans, France), was intended as an experiment on what should be a historical collection and how contemporary architectural practice can approach it. To do so, twelve architects and artists were invited by curators Gianfranco Bombaci, Matteo Costanzo, Luca Galofaro and Davide Sacconi […]

  18. Void possibilities: model #5

      photo: Carlos M Teixeira

  19. Void possibilities: model #3

    Model #3 is continuation of a long research begun with project Topografical Amnesias I and the book History of the Void in BH (Carlos M Teixeira, Cosac Naify, 1999), and that now we intend to recover in 2017 with the festival Other Territories. Let’s go for it! photo: Carlos Teixeira; model: HS Maquetes see also: Topografical Amnesias I, Topografical […]

  20. Vazio S/A on PLOT magazine

    The Argentinian magazine PLOT has just published, in its 29th edition, two works by Vazio S/A: a review on the book Entre (Artifice Books on Architecture, 380p., 2012) and the intervention Strucutral Archaeology.

  21. 3 times Archdaily!

    Vazio S/A had three projects recently published in Archdaily Mexico, Chile, Brazil, USA and China!: VDA Building on Archdaily Chile (Plataforma Arquitectura) and USA Structural Archaeology on Archdaily China and Mexico The Absolute Skyscraper on Archdaily Brazil

  22. Cerrado House – the wooden louvres

    foto: Gabriel Castro

    1 comment | categoria: Projectaaaa