Eladio 13 / Biagioni - Pecorari Arquitectos

Eladio 13 / Biagioni - Pecorari Arquitectos, © Federico Cairoli
© Federico Cairoli
  • Architects

    Gabriel Biagioni, Sergio Pecorari
  • Location

    Santa Fe, Argentina
  • Collaborators

    Matías Gabrielloni, Virginia Aranda
  • Area

    468 sqm
  • Project Year

    2010
  • Photographs

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© Federico Cairoli

From the architect. Eladio 13 is part of a series of buildings located in the district of Guadalupe (Santa Fe, Argentina), originally a suburban neighborhood, that is currently being populated by young people and students who prefer environmental quality and proximity to their universities.

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© Federico Cairoli

This urban change has led us to a series of design investigations about housing developments in low-density neighborhoods. We have been working with typological variants with private common areas conceived as continuity of the public space.

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Stairs, walkways and open hallways are transitions between the street and inner spaces. In this case, the arrangement of the building plan is the result of the pre-existing one-storey-house that was completely preserved. Ground floor units were placed inside the existing walls and the two upper floors were arranged following that perimeter.

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© Federico Cairoli

New walls, in light-weight masonry, have been coated with white plaster in order to merge the new with the old. In constrast, walkways and stairs were constructed in iron and wood.

Plan
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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Eladio 13 / Biagioni - Pecorari Arquitectos" [Edificio en calle Talcahuano / Biagioni - Pecorari Arquitectos] 04 Jan 2013. ArchDaily. (Trans. Jordana, Sebastian) Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/315052/eladio-13-biagioni-pecorari-arquitectos/>