DECREPIT ROOF

Roof_tiles_Mizarela_Guarda

Time has shaped this barrel-tiled roof in the village of Mizarela, near Guarda, to a barely hanging mass held in place by the weight of stones at the ridge and eaves and supported by a plastic canopy at the entry. The texture is fragile and rough at the same time; if only one could make it permanent and watertight…

Village house in Mizarela, Guarda

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