The Chair of Docomomo International on TSF
27th May, Lisbon, Portugal
DATE: 27/5/2017
On the last 27th May 2017, the Chair of Docomomo International, Prof. Ana Tostões, participated in the TSF Portuguese radio program Encontros com o Património [Meetings with Heritage], in the framework of the exhibition Victor Palla e Pedro Bento d´Almeida: Arquitectura de Outro Tempo [Architecture of Another Time]. 

Victor Palla (1922-2006) and Pedro Bento d´Almeida (1918-1997) were Portuguese modern architects that worked together for 25 years (1947-1973), producing more than 700 projects, in Portugal. "They were responsible for the modernization of countless commercial establishments, factories, primary schools, permanent housing (single-family housing and multi-family housing) and temporary housing (tourist hotels and holiday villages), extending the activity to the areas of design and the arts."(1)

Along with Prof. Ana Tostões the guests of this program were Bárbara Coutinho (Director of MUDE and Co-Chair of the Docomomo International Specialist Committee of Interior Design), Michel Toussaint (Professor and Doctorate in Theory of Architecture, FAUL) and Patricia Bento d´Almeida (Architect, Art historian and the curator of the exhibition Victor Palla e Pedro Bento d´Almeida: Arquitectura de Outro Tempo).

To listen the program: website [portuguese]

(1) Translated from the website