All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions

Pachacamac House / Longhi Architects

Pachacamac House / Longhi Architects

Pachacamac House / Longhi Architects Pachacamac House / Longhi Architects Pachacamac House / Longhi Architects Pachacamac House / Longhi Architects + 27

Houses  · 
Pachacamac, Peru
  • Architects Authors of this architecture project Longhi Architects
  • Area Area of this architecture project
  • Project Year Brands with products used in this architecture project
    2008

Text description provided by the architects. A hill in Pachacamac, located 40 km south of Lima near Peru's coast, is the site for the retirement home of a philosopher.

The response to the site's conditions was to bury the house, trying to create a balanced dialogue between architecture and landscape, where inside / outside becomes a constant interpretation of materiality with strong sense of protection and appreciation of the dark and the light.

A glass box sticks out of the hill symbolizing architectural intervention on untouched nature.

Project gallery

See all Show less
About this office
Cite: "Pachacamac House / Longhi Architects" 21 Apr 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/20118/pachacamac-house-longhi-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
Read comments
Read comments

Pachacamac的住宅 / Longhi Architects

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.