This playground is situated next to the former SAAL initiative of Carlos Botelho and a BIP/ZIP that was launched in cooperation with Agha Khan foundation PT and SCML and would be a good spot for a street art intervention. Continue reading “Playground 1BIP/ZIP”
Picheleira is not a new built area but already existed at the times of “antiga Curraleira”. However today it is situated in the middle of the USER intervention territory. Continue reading “Picheleira”
The fountain is the meetingpoint for the marches of Santo Antonio (Saint of Lisbon) from “Penha da França” (formerly São João e Alto da Pinha). Continue reading “Fountain”
This viewpoint and playground connects Rua Almirante Sarmento Rodrigues and the urban gardens by some stairs. It is a beautiful location, but the playground is however a bit isolated and has not yet transformed into the desired meetingpoint.
Sementes a CrescerC is dedicated to after school support for children fom antiga Curraleira. It is integrated into “Programa Escolhas” and financed by the Portuguese State. Continue reading “Sementes a Crescer”
It is a calm social housing neighborhood. It has several coffees and people hang out together on the streets. The presence of “Sementes a Crescer” within this neighborhood promotes the conviviality within the “bairro”. Continue reading “Bairro Nascimento Costa”
sk8 park, gym place, viewpoint, footballfield
The SAAL cooperative Horizonte was one of the first SAAL initiatives applied in antiga Curraleira. It was dedicated to the people that have lost their homes in the uncontrolled fire of 1975. Continue reading “SAAL cooperative Horizonte”
“Quinta do Lavrado” is a social housing block that is still situated on the side of the council “Penha da França”.