Architecture . Architecture of Interiors, Design for Context

Hotel Penta, 1971, Lisbon

Interior, furniture and graphic Design for public areas (reception and circulation areas, restaurants, meeting rooms), rooms and suites.

The general austerity of the project would be tempered by the hierarchy of design, by the consequent combination of the conventional and the exceptional. To this effect, the graphics were given a special importance. The tartan patterns of the carpeted floors, specially designed as an evocation of the English origin of the enterprise, were one of the main means used to promote the liveliness of the public areas.

The differentiated characterization of the environments resulted from the variation of the dominant colours, according to the uses of each space. Similarly, the interior signage, in addition to its current function of identifying spaces and routes, would, in certain situations, act as a decorative complement, creating unexpected details within the whole. Thus, for example, the floor identification panels, placed in the atria of the elevators, were materialized as vibrant coloured tapestries, fragmented and dynamic plastic compositions.

As part of the valorization project of Daciano da Costa´s work, the Atelier selected graphic studies for the reissue of the two collections of tapestries, Penta Studies and Penta Fragments.

  • Client

    Soteis – Sociedade Internacional de Turismo with Cristóvão Macara.

  • General Architecture Design

    Frederico George and Manuel Magalhães, architects, with Daciano da Costa.

  • Design Team

    Daciano da Costa, Cristóvão Macara, Oterelo dos Santos, Guilhermina Campos, Jorge Cid

  • Other Collaborations

    Other contributions: Gonçalo Ribeiro Telles and Francisco Caldeira Cabral, landscape designers (landscape architecture); “Risco” (graphics and interior signage); Fernando Conduto (sculpture); Maria Velez, Sá Nogueira and Charrua (tapestries). 

    Builders: Sociedade de Construções erg (general contractor); tap – Direcção do Serviço de Obras/José Godinho, engineer (general coordination and oversight).

    Furniture: manufacturer Metalúrgica da Longra, Móveis Sousa Braga, Móveis Campos, Olaio, António Martins Sampaio, Tapetes Vitória (carpeting).

    Exists with alterations.
    Refurbishment design by studio Daciano da Costa in 1986-1988.

Reedições da Galeria relacionados

Penta I RED

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta I Violet

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta II

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta III YELLOW

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

 

Penta III Red

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta IV Blue

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

 

Penta IV Brown

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta VI

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta VII Red

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta VII White

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta VIII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta IX

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta XI Green

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta XI RED

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta XIV

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

 

Penta XVII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta XVIII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2800€

Penta Frag I

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag II

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag III

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag IV

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag V YELLOW

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag V

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag VI

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag VII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag VIII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag IX

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag X

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag XI

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag XII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 1800€

Penta Frag XIII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag XIV

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag XV

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag XVI

Autor: Daciano da Costa
Obra: Hotel Penta
Ano: 1971
Edição Atelier Daciano da Costa

Preço: 1800€

Penta Frag XVII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

Penta Frag XVIII

Author: Daciano da Costa
Work: Hotel Penta
Year: 1971
Edition: Atelier Daciano da Costa

Price: 2400€

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