E/C House

São Miguel Arcanjo, Pico Island, Azores, Portugal

Project duration: 2005-2007

Completion: 2010-2014

Gross floor area: 214,00 m²

Architect: SAMI-arquitectos . Inês Vieira da Silva. Miguel Vieira

Project team: Bruna Silva, João do Vale Martins, Inês Martins

Furniture: SAMI-arquitectos . Inês Vieira da Silva. Miguel Vieira in collaboration with Loja Nord

Photography: Paulo Catrica


Winner - AICA Award for Visual Arts and Architecture 2015, 2017, Lisbon, Portugal, by the International Association of Art Critics, the Portuguese Ministry of Culture and Millenium BCP Foundation, 2017.

Winner - X BIAU - X Ibero-American Urban Planning and Architectural Biennale Award, Madrid/São Paulo, Spain/Brazil, 2016. Awarded among 1111 international entrants.

Winner - European Award Architectural Heritage AADIPA, Barcelona, Spain, 2015.

Finalists - FAD Awards 2015, Barcelona, Spain, in Architecture category, 2015.

Nominee - European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2015, Barcelona, Spain (E/C House, Pico Island, Azores, Portugal), 2015.