Chapel for All Saints / Sérgio Coelho Arquitetura

Chapel for All Saints / Sérgio Coelho Arquitetura
© Denilson Machado – MCA Estúdio

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Jardim Canada, Brazil
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  9
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2019
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  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers:  Portobello
  • Lead Architect: Sérgio Luiz Coelho
  • Engineering: Escale Gestão de Obras
  • Landscape: Tropicália Paisagismo
  • Consultants: Conceito Iluminação
  • Collaborators: Arte Sonia Andrade, Portobello Shop, Neoside automation.
  • City: Jardim Canada
  • Country: Brazil
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Text description provided by the architects. CHAPEL FOR ALL SAINTS The garden-oriented chapel design provides relaxation and meditation. Its elements are full of references and meanings. Built in noble materials such as marble, wood and stone, in an ecological version, with Portobello porcelain. The chapel greets visitors with an illuminated cross giving it its church icon. It consists of an altar with several images of Santos, where the idea is that each visitor fined their protector.

© Denilson Machado – MCA Estúdio
© Denilson Machado – MCA Estúdio

On the wall, we have the golden Angels figure, reinforcing the childlike faith and the grace of these icons, and then we have the medal tree, where we create a decorative element with medals from various places, travel souvenirs, which we carry next to a chain around our necks. Alternatively, even in the car or wallet. The artwork, composed of fifteen small paintings, rereads Via Crúcis in a contemporary version made by the artist Sonia Andrade of Ribeirão Preto, inviting the visitor to relate each season.

© Denilson Machado – MCA Estúdio

Lastly we created the BANK HOLY, there are three benches molded in porcelain, with reference to the Holy Trinity (the father - the son - and the Holy Spirit) with 7 triangular faces that reinforce the number seven in the catholic religion - the 7 gifts of the Spirit. Holy, the 7 deadly sins, the 7 sacraments, the 7 universal laws, the 7 chakras, the 7 archangels, the 7 days of the week.

© Denilson Machado – MCA Estúdio

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Address:Av. Carlos Consoni, 60 - Jardim Canada, Ribeirão Preto - SP, 14024-270, Brazil

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Cite: "Chapel for All Saints / Sérgio Coelho Arquitetura" [Capela para todos os Santos / Sérgio Coelho Arquitetura] 21 Dec 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

© Denilson Machado – MCA Estúdio

巴西万圣堂,神圣数字‘7’的具象化 / SérgioCoelho Arquitetura

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