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Colico Workshop / Cavagnaro Rojo Arquitectos

Colico Workshop / Cavagnaro Rojo Arquitectos

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Colico, Chile
  • Architects Authors of this architecture project Cavagnaro Rojo Arquitectos
  • Area Area of this architecture project
  • Architects in Charge

    Carlos Cavagnaro and Daniel Rojo
  • Year

    2010
  • Construction

    Don Chalva
  • Structures

    Cavagnaro-Rojo
  • Materiality

    Pine wood
  • Budget

    9 UF per sqm
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Text description provided by the architects. The assignment consists of developing a workshop for an artist, along with a bedroom and a bathroom.

As the budget was very limited and the distance to the site made a regular monitoring difficult during construction, we proposed a very simple volume, with local materials and easy construction, that takes advantage of the resources and building traditions of the place.

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The lot, with a considerable slope, raises two necessary orientations to consider: one can see the lake to the south, and the mountains to the east.

Thus, the volume opens towards both views, particularly to the south, as the workshop requires a more uniform light.

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Cite: "Colico Workshop / Cavagnaro Rojo Arquitectos" [Taller Colico / Cavagnaro Rojo Arquitectos] 14 May 2013. ArchDaily. (Trans. Jordana, Sebastian) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/372071/colico-workshop-cavagnaro-rojo-arquitectos/> ISSN 0719-8884

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