Ana Vaz Milheiro
FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Cities and Territories
Os Gabinetes Coloniais da Urbanização: Cultura e Prática Arquitectónica
This study aims to inventory, catalog and analyze the work of sucessive Offices that belonged to the structures of the Ministries of the Colonies and later of the Overseas (henceforth designated overseas ministries) and that were responsible for the architectural project is part of a more comprehensive study about the city and architecture produced in the former colonial territories, the aim of which is to further the knowledge of the intellectual and constructed heritage generated by the Portuguese and to make it available to the public at large by means of an on line consultation system.