Tag: South American architecture

Triangular House | WE Architecture

Triangular House | WE Architecture

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• January 12, 2011 • Comments (1)

The Triangular House by WE architecture was designed and developed based on the characteristics from both colonial and original housing in Ecuador. The house seeks to join these two building styles into a contemporary house. A house which is organized around a triangulated green patio always giving you the sense of being close to nature […]

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+House | WE Architecture

+House | WE Architecture

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• January 12, 2011 • Comments (1)

Denmark-based studio WE Architecture has designed the +House located in Puerto Cayo, Ecuador. The house is composed of two linear volumes intersecting each others, one of the volumes is placed perpendicular on the coast line, following the terrain down the slope and the other is places along the same high of the hill crossing the […]

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Rotoplas | usoarquitectura

Rotoplas | usoarquitectura

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• May 29, 2010 • Comments (1)

Mexico-based architectural firm usoarquitectura designed the office space for Grupo Rotoplas. Transparency and natural light are the 2 main characteristics of the project. Round and dynamic surfaces predominate in the design, filling the space with the brightness of all the different materials applied in white. All these create a very interesting contrast against the dark […]

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Thinking Beyond The Station: Aguascalentes City Suburban Train | RVdG arquitectura + urbanismo

Thinking Beyond The Station: Aguascalentes City Suburban Train | RVdG arquitectura + urbanismo

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• March 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

Thinking Beyond The Station: Aguascalentes City Suburban Train is the latest project by Mexico City-based architecture office RVdG arquitectura + urbanismo. The project was further developed from the original brief which was only to design a suburban train connecting Arellano to the south of the state with Rincon de Romos to the North. A very […]

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AutoSura Bogotá | Entorno AID

AutoSura Bogotá | Entorno AID

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• March 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Colombia-based architectural firm Entorno AID has designed a car service center – AutoSura Bogotá in Colombia. One of the architectural proposals for the volume of the building is to maintain a direct visual relationship with the outside through a metal lattice that covers most of the façade, and integrates advertising volumes in the large loose […]

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Outpatient Clinic of Medical Specialties | Architects Elvis Vieira + Ricardo Hatiw Lú

Outpatient Clinic of Medical Specialties | Architects Elvis Vieira + Ricardo Hatiw Lú

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• February 9, 2010 • Comments (0)

Architects Elvis Vieira and Ricardo Hatiw Lú have completed the outpatient clinic of medical specialties in São Paulo, Brazil. Consisting of a volume set in concrete and glass, the building is organized by sector and by “key elements”, reinforcing its importance for the spatial organization on the ground and the landscape. Architects Elvis Vieira and […]

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Darcons Headquarters | Arquitectura en Proceso

Darcons Headquarters | Arquitectura en Proceso

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• December 17, 2009 • Comments (0)

Mexican architect Arquitectura en Proceso has completed the Darcons Headquarters in suburbs of Delicias City in the Chihuahua state of Mexico. + Project description courtesy of Arquitectura en Proceso The site is located at a suburban lot of a middle size city in northern Mexico. As one drives towards it and away from de city, […]

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Galileo Apartments Building | Pascal Arquitectos

Galileo Apartments Building | Pascal Arquitectos

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• October 17, 2009 • Comments (0)

Mexico city based architect Pascal Arquitectos has designed the Galileo Apartments Building located in Polanco, Mexico. The combination of materials are used to achieve the degree of privacy to the residential units, meanwhile creating the variation of pattern on the facade. it’s façade achieves transparency and at the same time privacy by combining different cristal, […]

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151 SA Project | Plataforma de Arquitectura

151 SA Project | Plataforma de Arquitectura

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• September 24, 2009 • Comments (0)

Mexico-based architecture firm Plataforma de Arquitectura recently has completed 151 SA project. + Project description courtesy of Plataforma de Arquitectura The project was conceived from the will of building a space of multiple relationships between interior and exterior, maintaining the intimacy of two design studios. The program is defined by the spatial needs of an […]

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Exploratory Science Museum | CHN arquitetos

Exploratory Science Museum | CHN arquitetos

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• September 4, 2009 • Comments (1)

Bazil-based architectural firm CHN arquitetos has won the International Public Competition for the Architectural Project of the Exploratory Science Museum – Campinas, Brazil. The surface of the facade is created from the idea of infinity: a reference to the essence of its form, recognizable from its cosmological scale to its most minimal. CHN arquitetos + […]

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