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WT Morumbi / aflalo/gasperini arquitetos

WT Morumbi / aflalo/gasperini arquitetos

© Leonardo Finotti © Ana Mello © Roberto Aflalo © Ana Mello + 16

Vila Gertrudes, Brazil
  • Team: Mario Tavares Moura Filho, Evangelina Lopes Nunes Galvão, Giuliana Torre, Gabriela Santos Godinho, Marisa Terashima, Glaucia Hokama, Marcela Ferraz, Flavio Faggion, Marcelo Nagai, Raquel Rodorigo, Gabriel Braga, Bruno Vargas
  • Coordinator: Marcio Orsi
  • Constructor/Client: WTorre Engenharia
  • Brickwork : Inovatec Consultores
  • Frames/ Glass/ Facade: Crescêncio Petrucci Consultoria
  • Leed: Sustentax Engenharia de Sustentabilidade
  • Metal Structure: Grupo Medabil
  • Eletric + Hydraulic: Interativa Engenharia
  • Air Conditioning : Teknika Projetos e Consultoria Ltda
  • Foundation: Damasco Penna Engenharia Geotécnica
  • Wind Tunnel Consulting : Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
  • Concrete Structure: Ávila Engenharia
  • Landscape Design : Soma Arquitetos
  • Waterproofing: Proassp
  • Lighting: ingrone Iluminação
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© Ana Mello
© Ana Mello

Text description provided by the architects. Two identical towers but in inverted positions, connected on the ground floor and on four standard upper floors by bridge-like structures between the towers thus characterizing a single building.

© Ana Mello
© Ana Mello

The building’s east-west placement along its major axis favors the more extensive facades with minimal heat gain, pointing the smaller facades towards the sunrise and sunset.

Site Plan
Site Plan

Each tower has an independent access and two sets of elevators which thus define both lobbies. The standard floors have the layout of the vertical circulation nucleus in the center of the plan, freeing up the areas at the floor’s periphery and openings.

© Leonardo Finotti
© Leonardo Finotti
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Section
© Ana Mello
© Ana Mello

On the ground floor there is also a theater and restaurant, accessed through the atrium between the towers.

© Leonardo Finotti
© Leonardo Finotti

The facades’ covering is mainly glass, laid in two different tones with the intention of highlighting the volumetric elements.

The balconies protruding from the facades punctuate both the inside and external sides of the building.

© Leonardo Finotti
© Leonardo Finotti

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Address: Av. das Nações Unidas - Vila Gertrudes, São Paulo - SP, 04730-090, Brazil

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
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Cite: "WT Morumbi / aflalo/gasperini arquitetos" 13 Mar 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/866852/wt-morumbi-aflalo-gasperini-arquitetos/> ISSN 0719-8884
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