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Parador Penitente / gualano + gualano: arquitectos

  • 00:00 - 23 September, 2013
  • Translated by Lorena Quintana
Parador Penitente / gualano + gualano: arquitectos
Parador Penitente / gualano + gualano: arquitectos, Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos
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  • Collaborators

    Christian Bernhardt, Lorena Díaz, Jorge Epifanio, Ignacio de Souza
  • Project

    Parador Penitente
  • Client

    Ministerio de Turismo, Intendencia de Lavalleja
  • Project Year

    2003/2004
  • Budget

    USD$200/m2
  • Construction

    Tresor S.A.
  • Program

    Camping services, guard dwelling and services, bathrooms and locker rooms, storage
  • Landscape

    arquitectura esencial.
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Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos
Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos

Text description provided by the architects. The material as it is, architecture in nature, artificial in the natural.

The project does not intend to impose or blend itself, it marks an abstract architecture, honest, with unfinished materiality of concrete made rock.

Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos
Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos

It is involved in the landscape, respecting it, trying to be matter like the site.

The project is designed in two parts articulated in the landscape, the inn hanging from the rock and emerging toward the cliff, crouching, low on the ground, and the other volume, for camping, which receives the visitor from the arrival by car.

Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos
Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos

Construction Features

Structure

Load bearing and compositional in exposed concrete

Masonry and wood partitions

Wood and glass enclosures.

The skin / concrete structure creates the boundaries and hard edges of the project, opening and closing according to the requirements of program and landscape, and in turn generating the compositional structure of the project.

Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos
Cortesía de gualano + gualano arquitectos

The skin / concrete structure creates the boundaries and hard edges of the project, opening and closing according to the requirements of program and landscape, and in turn generating the compositional structure of the project.

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Cite: "Parador Penitente / gualano + gualano: arquitectos" [Parador Penitente / gualano + gualano: arquitectos] 23 Sep 2013. ArchDaily. (Trans. Quintana, Lorena) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/429649/parador-penitente-g-gualano-arquitectos/> ISSN 0719-8884
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