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  7. Casa AR / Lucio Muniain et al

Casa AR / Lucio Muniain et al

  • 01:00 - 9 October, 2013
Casa AR / Lucio Muniain et al
Casa AR / Lucio Muniain et al, © Onnis Luque
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Ciudad López Mateos, Mexico
  • Collaborators

    Lucio Muniain, Marielle Rivero, Mario Hernández y Luis Valdez.
  • Engineering

    Ing. Hugo Miranda
  • Area

    875.0 sqm
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

© Onnis Luque
© Onnis Luque

Text description provided by the architects. A composition of frames to paint within them using the sun, the shadows of the trees, with the wet landscape that leaves the rain.

© Onnis Luque
© Onnis Luque

Even when it maintains and architectural proportion in the spaces according their use, the house can be perceived as a sculpture. The dimensions are hard to scale and guessing the program from outside because it’s decontextualized.

© Onnis Luque
© Onnis Luque

From out and inside the house is composed by the union and extraction of the volumes generating some continuity that shades with baths of natural light.


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Lucio Muniain et al
Cite: "Casa AR / Lucio Muniain et al" 09 Oct 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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