Decameron / Marcio Kogan

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Architects: Marcio Kogan: Studio mk27 - Marcio Kogan, Mariana Simas
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  250
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2011
  • Photographs
    Photographs:Pedro Vannucchi
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers:  Jofebar

Text description provided by the architects. At the hottest spot in the most important alley of decoration in the city: alameda Gabriel Monteiro da Silva there was the only empty plot left. The client rented it and commissioned the architect to come up with a very low budget design, something that could be assembled quickly, respecting the existing trees.

Decameron / Marcio Kogan - Lighting
© Pedro Vannucchi

The idea was to use discarded containers, to reuse a ready-made object, a leftover of the actual intense commodities exchange. The project was organized inside two tunnels of containers, taking advantage of the linearity of its inside spaces, and a double height hangar attached to it, a contrasting cubic volume. Huge polycarbonate sliding doors connect the store with the city and an inner garden.

Decameron / Marcio Kogan - Door, Facade
© Pedro Vannucchi

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Cite: "Decameron / Marcio Kogan" 08 Apr 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

© Pedro Vannucchi

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