House Varanda / Carla Juaçaba

© Fran Parente

Architects: Carla Juaçaba
Location: Barra da Tijuca, ,
Area: 140 sqm
Year: 2007
Photographs: Fran Parente

Rio Bonito House / Carla Juaçaba

© Nelson Kon

Architects: Carla Juaçaba
Location: Serra do Rio Bonito, ,
Construction: Max Engenharia
Area: 70 sqm
Photographs: Nelson Kon

Carla Juacaba Wins Inaugural arcVision Women and Architecture Prize

Pavilion Humanidade 2012; © Leonardo Finotti

Brazilian architect Carla Juaçaba has been announced as the winner of the inaugural arcVision – Women and Architecture Prize, an international social architecture award instituted by the Italcementi Group. The prize honors Juaçaba’s work for exemplifying significant qualitative excellence and attention to the core issues of construction, such as technology, sustainability, social and cultural implications.

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