Tag: South American architecture

Monte Elbruz Building | Garduño Arquitectos

Monte Elbruz Building | Garduño Arquitectos

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• August 3, 2009 • Comments (1)

Mexico-based Garduño Arquitectos has designed the 24 units housing development project – Monte Elbruz Building, of not more than 6 levels (local regulation) in such the small site, located in Polanco, Mexico City. The linear courtyard is introduced in between two linear apartment blocks that playing an important rule to the project. + Project description […]

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Mixed Use Tower | Moho Architects

Mixed Use Tower | Moho Architects

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• July 4, 2009 • Comments (5)

Mixed use tower in San Jose de Costa Rica, designed by Spanish firm Moho Architects which is currently in schematic design stage and is expected to be completed in 2012. + Project description courtesy of Moho Architects Rising above the skyline of San Jose in Costa Rica, this mixed use tower will be a new […]

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Plans of Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

Plans of Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

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• May 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

Further to our previous feature of Brazilian architect Arthur Casas’s beautiful house design – Jardim Paulista Residence. Here are two floor plans provided by architect Arthur Casas. I love the idea of the journey to hidden powder room where is reached by crossing the beautiful water court at stairwell. Ground Floor Plan courtesy Arthur Casas […]

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Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

Jardim Paulista Residence | Arthur Casas

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• May 16, 2009 • Comments (0)

Jardim Paulista residence in São Paulo, Brazil, by Brazilian architect Arthur Casas. I personally like the stair well where featuring the floating of staircase on the minimal internal water court. It creates a pleasant experience when walking around the house. + Architect’s statement provided by Arthur Casas This house was constructed in two lots. One […]

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New Tamayo Museum | BIG + Michel Rojkind

New Tamayo Museum | BIG + Michel Rojkind

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• May 4, 2009 • Comments (0)

Copenhagen architects BIG and Mexico practice Michel Rojkind architect have won cultural competition in Mexico. The New Tamayo Museum will sit on steep hillside with large cross-shaped roof-top platform overlooking Mexico city. + Project description provided by architect, BIG New Tamayo Museum overlooking Mexico City – BIG and Michel Rojkind win cultural competition in Mexico. […]

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Nestlé Application Group Querétaro | Rojkind Arquitectos

Nestlé Application Group Querétaro | Rojkind Arquitectos

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• May 1, 2009 • Comments (1)

Mexico based architect firm Rojkind Arquitectos has designed an industrial building for Nestlé which does not look like a factory, this new building is located on the outsides of Toluca, near Mexico City where to accommodate laboratories, offices, auditorium and tasting area. + Project description provided by architect, Rojkind Arquitectos Reyner Banham argues in his […]

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Panamá house | Marcio Kogan

Panamá house | Marcio Kogan

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• April 25, 2009 • Comments (2)

Panamá house by Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan for a client who is passion in art collection. The works of art are scattered throughout all the areas of the residence, from the bedrooms to the gardens. + Project description provided by architect, Marcio Kogan The site of Panamá house is located in one of the garden […]

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Ruta del Peregrino Lookout Point | HHF architects

Ruta del Peregrino Lookout Point | HHF architects

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• April 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Ruta del Peregrino Lookout Point, designed by Swiss architects HHF architects. + Text below provided by HHF architects Context and shape of the building Ruta Peregrino is a path that goes from Ameca to Talpa de Allende, in the State of Jalisco near Guadalajara, Mexico. During holy week, about 2 million people walk along this […]

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The Osler House | Marcio Kogan

The Osler House | Marcio Kogan

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• April 20, 2009 • Comments (0)

Osler House, designed by Brazil practice architect, Marcio Kogan. The plan of the Osler house is structured by a ground floor volume, a suspended volume and a deck with an outdoor pool. The box of concrete and wood on ground, houses the main suite, a bedroom, bathroom, the utilities area and the garage. The vertical […]

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Project CB 30 | Dellekamp Arquitectos

Project CB 30 | Dellekamp Arquitectos

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• March 21, 2009 • Comments (0)

This is another apartment project by Dellekamp Arquitectos, Project CB 30. This building has 3 apartments looking onto the street as well as a 2-story house in the back that looks into an interior patio. The public areas are contained in a single space looking out to the street or into the interior void.

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