PIXELART // “Prideo”

Por vezes o sotaque do Norte gera trocadilhos irresistíveis…


Sometimes the northern portuguese accent generates irresistable puns. This one is, unfortunatelly, not translatable to english but I can try to explain: the begining of the portuguese word for building – “Prédio” – with the northern accent sounds like the english word “Pride”.

ILLUSTRATION // S. Domingos Monastery

An attempt at an historical reconstruction of the original facade of the old S.Domingos monastery, in the center of Porto.

– Illustration commissioned by Nuno Cruz, author of the portuguese blog dedicated to the History of Porto, “A Porta Nobre” (https://aportanobre.blogspot.pt).