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  6. 2013
  7. Veracruz Business Center / Materia Arquitectónica

Veracruz Business Center / Materia Arquitectónica

  • 01:00 - 15 April, 2014
  • Translated by Lorena Quintana
Veracruz Business Center / Materia Arquitectónica
Veracruz Business Center / Materia Arquitectónica, © Alberto Mora
© Alberto Mora

© Alberto Mora © Alberto Mora © Alberto Mora © Alberto Mora + 20

  • Architects

  • Location

    Heroica Veracruz, Veracruz, Mexico
  • Project Architects

    Gustavo Carmona, Lisa Beltrán
  • Collaborators

    Hugo Blancas, Rubén Engambira, Gustavo Xoxotla, Daniela Vidal, Víctor Rivera
  • Project Area

    3500.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photography

    Alberto Mora
© Alberto Mora
© Alberto Mora

Text description provided by the architects. The program functionality and rationality defined the formal composition of the proposal for this office building located in the port of Veracruz.

© Alberto Mora
© Alberto Mora

The site has several possibilities to generate a different proposal. First, its presence from a major avenue makes the facade a protagonist element. Thus, attention is paid to the design and choice of materials so it acts as a dynamic element; an element that changes with the lighting throughout the day and protects the interior from the sun and the weather of the site.

© Alberto Mora
© Alberto Mora

In addition, the area restrictions in plan allow us to develop the interior parking spaces and office levels in a creative and functional way.

Plan
Plan

Designing with new and inexpensive materials offers the possibility of generating a facade pattern which will be a differentiating and reference element between the architectural proposals of the area.

Detail
Detail
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Veracruz Business Center / Materia Arquitectónica" [Veracruz Business Center / Materia Arquitectónica] 15 Apr 2014. ArchDaily. (Trans. Quintana, Lorena) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/495992/veracruz-business-center-materia-arquitectonica/> ISSN 0719-8884
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