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  7. Once Building / Adamo-Faiden

Once Building / Adamo-Faiden

  • 01:00 - 6 June, 2012
Once Building / Adamo-Faiden
Once Building / Adamo-Faiden, © Cristóbal Palma
© Cristóbal Palma

© Cristóbal Palma © Cristóbal Palma © Cristóbal Palma © Cristóbal Palma +16

  • Architects

  • Location

    11 de Septiembre de 1888 3260, Buenos Aires, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Architects

    Adamo-Faiden
  • Principals In Charge

    Sebastián Adamo, Marcelo Faiden
  • Collaborators

    Luciano Intile, Iván Fierro, Giuliana Nieva, Carolina Molinari, Juliana de Lojo
  • Area

    940.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2011
  • Photographs

From the architect. The building is situated in Núñez, a neighborhood whose development brings a balanced densification to the city of Buenos Aires. Its perifheral condition and efficient connectivity with the rest of the city turns it today into a desirable alternative for residential and tertiary programmes.

The building incorporates to its own organization this notion of mixed city through the construction of six spaces, which are programmatically undetermined but spatially specific, understanding that a path to the intensification of the inhabitating opens from this apparent contradiction.

© Cristóbal Palma
© Cristóbal Palma

The expansion of the internal free height to 3.15m. allows the existence of spaces with higher depth without losing the optimal comfort conditions that guarantee its habitability. Achieving a depth and compact building that minimizes the energy exchange between the interior and the environment.

© Cristóbal Palma
© Cristóbal Palma

The enclosure is materialized with a vegetable mattress that protects the three facades exposed to the sun, while incorporating a space for leisure where nature finds its desired protagonism. The microperforated awnings placed in both facades return towards the city a veiled picture of the vegetation they enclose, echoing the ambiguity the building is intended to set up.

You can check more photographs of this house in Cristobal Palma’s website and follow Cristobal on twitter @EstudioPalma and Facebook.

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Once Building / Adamo-Faiden" 06 Jun 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/241482/once-building-adamo-faiden/>
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csstone · June 12, 2012

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Als · June 07, 2012

Positive comment here.

Lao Y · June 07, 2012

RT @ArchDaily: Great pics of this Argentinean appt (http://t.co/V03HDv1M), but this one stands apart: http://t.co/9fvrlM1Z via @EstudioPalma

Ting · June 07, 2012

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Kingsley · June 07, 2012

The pics of @CPalmaPhoto make this Argentinean appt, surrounded by vegetation, come alive: http://t.co/RtUEJaZE More @ http://t.co/kUA8XjYB

Kingsley · June 07, 2012

Great pics of this Argentinean appt (http://t.co/kUA8XjYB), but this one stands apart: http://t.co/nVVFRVhL via @EstudioPalma

Jorge Peña Smith · June 07, 2012

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Konrad Hamala · June 06, 2012

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Carlisle · June 06, 2012

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Isaac Muchengwa · June 06, 2012

Great pics of this Argentinean appt (http://t.co/kUA8XjYB), but this one stands apart: http://t.co/nVVFRVhL via @EstudioPalma

ramzi? · June 06, 2012

“@ArchDaily: Great pics of this Argentinean appt (http://t.co/DjILaP1R), but this one stands apart: http://t.co/u7eUPGlL via @EstudioPalma”

Álvaro Márquez#Esoll · June 06, 2012

Great pics of this Argentinean appt (http://t.co/kUA8XjYB), but this one stands apart: http://t.co/nVVFRVhL via @EstudioPalma

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