Conference Center Reconstruction Second Prize Winning Proposal / PPMS Arquitetos Associados

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Currently lacking an architectural identity capable of signaling the actual moment of the country, the second prize winning proposal for the reconstruction of the Conference Center provides a new image in , Gabon. The design by PPMS Arquitetos Associados involves the existing building with a circular translucent skin, made of ultra resistance concrete slabs, a material capable of thermally protecting the construction from the heat prevailing in the region. More images and architects’ description after the break.

CONFEA New Headquarters / PPMS Arquitetos Associados

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Architects: PPMS Arquitetos Associados
Location: ,
Project area: 10,460 sqm
Project year: 2007 – 2010
Photographs: Leonardo Finotti / Cláudio França