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Ecumenical Center / Carolina Maluhy

Ecumenical Center / Carolina Maluhy
Ecumenical Center  / Carolina Maluhy, © Ilana Bessler
© Ilana Bessler

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Rodovia Castelo Branco, Km 101,50 - Bairro Indaiatuba - Caixa Postal 234, Porto Feliz - SP, 18540-000, Brazil
  • Category

  • Lead Architect

    Carolina Maluhy
  • Aea

    210.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

  • Collaborator

    Olivia Salgueiro
  • Landscape

    Maria João Paisagismo
  • Developer

    JHSF
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© Ilana Bessler
© Ilana Bessler

Text description provided by the architects. A space for contemplation. The Boa Vista Hacienda is a residential and hotel complex located on a property of 12 million square meters 100 km from São Paulo, Brazil. In addition to the hotel, the complex has private residences, a spa, facilities for children's recreation, an equestrian center, a sports center, two 18-hole golf courses, a golf venue, a swimming pool and an area of 242 hectares of native forest, punctuated by numerous lakes. 

© Ilana Bessler
© Ilana Bessler

At the request of the JHSF, responsible for the enterprise, Carolina Maluhy developed the ecumenical space. For this, she started from the principle that this would be a place for contemplation, which adds all beliefs. Being in the middle of the native forest, the architect made a question of integrating nature with the new space. Thus, Carolina designed a rectangular box, where she could include the two concepts: integration and contemplation, with simple lines.

© Ilana Bessler
© Ilana Bessler
Floor Plan
Floor Plan
© Ilana Bessler
© Ilana Bessler

Internally, the main material used was wood and glass on the outside. All the buildings have been designed by the office, giving rise to a space that can accommodate the most different types of ceremony, of any religion.

Sketch
Sketch
© Ilana Bessler
© Ilana Bessler

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Cite: "Ecumenical Center / Carolina Maluhy" [Centro Ecumênico / Carolina Maluhy] 06 Feb 2019. ArchDaily. (Trans. María Francisca González) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/910875/ecumenical-center-carolina-maluhy/> ISSN 0719-8884
© Ilana Bessler

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