Construido en en El Ranco Province, Chile. Imagenes por Guy Wenborne. El propósito de esta casa es construir un lugar de reunión. La obra surge como un encargo para diseñar una casa que sería ocupada como un lugar de descanso durante fines de semana, vacaciones. this family home by cazú zegers uses a series of curving walls to define the perimeter and sculptural interior.

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cazú zegers defines whisper house with curving concrete walls in chile

Concrete is an honest material that I’m accustomed to working with in a certain way, without ever rendering or covering it. In my zrgers I recognise three distinct phases: It’s a new void within which we can create, like Malevich’s white on white.

The other difficulty is constituted by more remote questions, such as budgets that never allow room for manoeuvre. The concrete used at Los Vilos derives from the fact that it was a house facing the sea and so maintenance was an issue that could not be ignored during the design phase. Young architects have to work within these contexts. China Germany India Mexico, Central America and Caribbean Sri Lanka Korea icon-camera close icon-comments icon-down-sm icon-download icon-facebook icon-heart icon-heart icon–mobile-logo icon-next-sm icon-next icon-pinterest icon-play icon-plus icon-prev-sm icon-prev Search icon-twitter icon-views icon-instagram.

Aczu a teacher, my principal concern ezgers to transmit this method of searching for originality, for a personal language of forms, the importance of not copying the most fashionable trends from developed countries.

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During your career, to what extent have you been influenced by the idea of ciudad abierta conceived and promoted by Amereidaan association founded in your Valparaiso university? The first level is dominated by an open plan living area. I usually employ local materials. It’s that very territory that gives rise to both the difficulties and the inspirations. Workshop, and I devote myself to the Aperture works that invent an idiom; among them is Casa Calawhich I consider to be my thesis house.


This heterogeneousness probably also reflects the varying landscapes and territories of Chile, from the Pacific Ocean coastline to the mountain areas and the valleys. For more information visit the website of Cazu Zegers.

On the one hand, there is the inspiration offered by the poetic work that determines form and which derives from the natural elements cqzu in the places in which we work; for example, in the case of the hotel, the poetic word spelt: What do you think are the main characteristics, trends and innovative aspects that distinguish the research of the youngest and most advanced Chilean architects? Architecture is an art that develops in space and consequently is three-dimensional.

He calls it the Regiona territory that, once named, becomes landscape and place in which life unfolds and on which is based the culture of a people. I’ve invented a method named Thesis of the Territorywhich is the encounter between the poetic word and the territory, a place in which the equivalence between gesture and sign is zrgers, the zegeds of a new creation.

Viento or WindHotel del Viento.

Cazu Zegers designs elevated timber retreat in the Chilean woods

Zegers’ architectural forms are generated by the relationship between zzegers and architecture, with great attention paid to the relationships between ways of life, materials and construction.

Poetics of the Territory Before tonight’s lecture at the MAXXI, the Chilean architect describes her work and process; based on the relationship between poetry and the South American territory, it introduces its own idiom.

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For example, in Chile there is a significant problem with earthquakes, destroying what little architectural heritage we have. It’s fine that there are hydroelectric plants, cazi it is crucial that around the table sit not just engineers and businessmen, but also landscape designers and architects.

This way, the concept incites us to build, in this new territory, a language of forms that is longer the fruit of imitation.

Your personal details will not be shared with those zeters – we send the emails and you can unsubscribe at any time. Yes, there are various architectural competitions for students organized by Chilean companies: Large openings wrap around the structure to connect the residents with the outdoors even on the rainiest of days.

Chilean architect Cazu Zegers has completed numerous projects and constructed several buildings in South America. Zeers Zegers, Hotel del VientoPatagonia.

Among your projects there are many private dwellings. If the effect is ugly in a given context, I hammer it so as to obtain the effect of a structure in stone.

It is the driving wind that determines the topography of the place and the landscape. Information For more information visit the website of Cazu Zegers. One of the members zegwrs the family has particular access requirements, so this informed the final design.

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