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Pool House La Lunera / Nicolás Pinto da Mota + Victoria María Falcón

  • 09:00 - 25 May, 2015
Pool House La Lunera / Nicolás Pinto da Mota + Victoria María Falcón
Pool House La Lunera / Nicolás Pinto da Mota + Victoria María Falcón, Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota
Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota

Courtesy of Eduardo Moras Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota Courtesy of Eduardo Moras + 15

  • Collaborating Architect

    Constanza Siniavsky
  • Design Team

    Agustín Aguirre
  • Structure

    Fernando Saludas
  • Construction

    Perdomo S.A.
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Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota
Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota

Text description provided by the architects. Build with the tradition, set the premise of this project.

Therefore the entire strategy focuses on the resemantization of elements found in the constructions of time, only taking a leap ahead with contemporary techniques.

Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota
Courtesy of Nicolás Pinto da Mota

Display their elements with a desire to be humble in front of the landscape and visual relationships capitalize on the long-range as the most immediate, were determining to arrange construction, west lake (with the esplanade of the pool) and the forest east give sense to an open gallery that hosts through public uses and private spaces, bedroom, mezzanine and wine cellar are given in parts blindest where windows are expressed.

Section
Section

In this case the qualification of public spaces turns a hybrid, which is related with the exteriors, forming a continuum of greater relations and expanding the scale to become a strong horizon.

Courtesy of Eduardo Moras
Courtesy of Eduardo Moras

The different elements of the composition, loggia, sloping roof, wall color, windows, combination of various materials, are typical elements that qualify the construction of these places, which in this case are crossed by the subtle manipulation of light, the discrete scale, the layout of the building in the landscape, combining old materials with contemporary techniques, define a building with its own timeless presence. A building with a clear and rigorous thought which incorporates a poetic dimension.

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Site Plan

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Cite: "Pool House La Lunera / Nicolás Pinto da Mota + Victoria María Falcón" 25 May 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/633219/pool-house-la-lunera-nicolas-pinto-da-mota-victoria-maria-falcon/> ISSN 0719-8884

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