Gerardo Anker Library / L+A arquitectos

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Architects: L+A arquitectos
Location: Avenida Diego Vasquez de Cepeda, , Ecuador
Architect In Charge: Gabriela S. Anker Cárdenas , Aaron S. Leppanen , Luis Alberto Játiva , Peter C. Matthews
Area: 740.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Sebastián Crespo

Happy Panda / Hou de Sousa

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Architects: Hou de Sousa
Location: Quito, Pichincha,
Design Team: Nancy Hou, Josh de Sousa
Contractor: Hou de Sousa
Area: 200 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Hou de Sousa & Jay Vandermeer

Onyx Building / Diez + Muller Arquitectos

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Architects: Diez + Muller Arquitectos
Location: -
Project Architect: Diez + Muller Arquitectos
Design: Gonzalo Diez P, Felipe Muller B
Collaboration: Alvaro Borrero, Ana Chiluisa, Paola Picciallo, Daniel Sáenz, Andrés Salazar
Construction: Consorcio Gerenpro – Ecuacanelos
Year: 2012
Photographs: Sebastian Crespo

NR2 House / Roberto Burneo Arquitectos

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Architects: Roberto Burneo Arquitectos
Location: Balcon de Valle, Canton,
Project Year: 2012
Project Area: 904 sqm
Photographs: Sebastián Crespo Camacho

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Dim Sum Bar / Hou de Sousa

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Architects: Hou de Sousa
Location: ,
Project Team: Nancy Hou, Josh de Sousa
Project Year: 2011
Project Area: 150 sqm
Photographs: Hou de Sousa

Floresta Apartment Complex / Somatic Collaborative

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The Floresta apartment complex, designed by Somatic Collaborative, is a 16 unit residential complex that occupies a residual site on the northeastern edge of the city of Quito, , overlooking the Guapulo valley. More images and project description after the break.

Plaza Républica / Somatic Collaborative

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Plaza Républica, a project by Somatic Collaborative, proposes to transform a derelict urban surface into a new cultural landscape that provides the city with a new high quality fine grain open space, complimentary to the adjacent Alameda Park; a new urban piece that can act as a catalyzer for future urban transformations in the Alameda district. More images and brief project description after the break.