Anapra / Jorge Urias Studio

Anapra / Jorge Urias Studio

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Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
  • Architects: Jorge Urias Studio
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  300
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2016
  • Photographs
    Photographs :Rafael Gamo
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  ECUSA, El Paso Concrete Systems Inc.
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© Rafael Gamo

Text description provided by the architects. The Anapra neighborhood in the city of Juarez Mexico is a place with richness of textures and exposed materials, where the built environment can be seen as a reflection of its people's creativity portrayed in their unique construction systems.

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© Rafael Gamo

We were commissioned the design of a low-cost commercial structure with an open floor plan that could be redistributed as needed.

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© Rafael Gamo

Given the brief, we opted for an exposed material that would resonate with the site. A solid concrete mass emerges from the ground and is carved by a continuous pattern resembling the outlines of hidden potentialities within settlers and their surroundings.

East Elevation
Anapra / Jorge Urias Studio - Facade
© Rafael Gamo
Details
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© Rafael Gamo

The raw materiality of the tilt-up concrete panels, inherits the dynamic activities and informalities found in the neighborhood, and creates an unprecedented structure which mirrors the qualities on site, becoming the building’s skin.

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© Rafael Gamo

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Address:Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, México

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Cite: "Anapra / Jorge Urias Studio" 13 Jan 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/799226/anapra-jorge-urias-studio> ISSN 0719-8884

© Rafael Gamo

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