This single family residence, House of the Flight of Birds (or Flight of Birds House), located on São Miguel Island (St. Michael Island) in the Azores was designed by Portugal’s Harvard and Columbia educated architect Bernardo Rodrigues.
House of the Flight of Birds
The incredible views from the homes’ inviting undulating rooftop:
Architect: Bernardo Rodrigues
Location: Ribeira Grande
Preliminary Study: James Grainger, Pedro Mosca, Natacha Viveiros
Execution: Nelson Ferreira, Ye Xuanyong, Vasco Melo, Laura von Dellemann, Alexandra Balona
Work: Adriana Massague, Rita Breda, Ana Soares, Jessica Silva, Sofia Cordeiro, Raquel Fernandes Elena Archipovait, Marcello Zahr
Project Year: 2002-2010
photos by photographer Iwan Baan
Bernardo Rodrigues is one of Portugal’s most innovative architects. Be sure to see more of his work at his website.