South Harbour Open International Ideas Competition

year: 2016

Nature, social and commercial sites, docks and historical monuments are present as isolated activities. Trade, transport, technology, tourism and history all have important footprints there. Although the use of most of the activities is from the coastline, the South Harbor is the main image and one of the main public spaces in Helsinki. So our […]

Rio de Janeiro Boulevard Competition

year: 2015

Caracas is a city that is geographically divided by the river Guaire. Its Urban development never managed to connect both margins which resulted in wide avenues along the river, among them is the Rio de Janeiro avenue, located on the south bank and the edge of an urbanization with an active urban life and unbeatable […]

caf competition

year: 2015

Starting from the idea of reusing water in both, environment and existing urbanism, this proposal contemplates the promotion of social productivity that leverages the potential of green spaces in the neighborhood to develop an immediate micro economy that will lead to sustainable processes of expansion for the municipality’s concern through education on field. From there, […]

Reinventing Dharavi: A city in levels

year: 2014

Mumbai is  South Asia´s  biggest city and  around half of its population (of 14 millon of population) live in slums. Our proposal is based on the creation of new ground: Dharavies need to be near the street. Stacking their houses up does not fit their needs. The ground floor is so densely occupied that construction […]

RE-creating Puerto Azul Club

year: 2010

After the effects of the depression occurred in La Guaira in 1999 and 2005, and its impact on the Puerto Azul Club, the characteristics and dimensions of the ancient ocean beach changed radically. This becomes an area of about 5 acres and brings the ability to update and expand the range of activities for the […]

The garden of ideas competition

year: 2010

This proposal starts from working in a space with a Roman, medieval history, but also with an approach that is in harmony with modernity, with the contemporary. The controlled order of the cloister is broken by turning the plant on its central axis, trying to leave traces of presence of the existing but proposing a new dynamic to […]

simon diaz center competition

year: 2010

The Borges house is an architectural 1960’s piece placed over the top of a hill with huge gardens and the best views of the city of Caracas, which over the years remains inserted inside the san Julian slum Tan Grande Como el barrio proposes to turn this beautiful house in a place for all, a […]

El Ingenio zoobotanical park

year: 2006

El Ingenio Zoobotanical Park is an integral complex of 201 hectares, located northwest of the town of Guatire at the foot of El Ávila National Park. It will be used for recreational, botanical, zoological, tourist, cultural, artistic and research purposes in the botanical, zoological and scientific branches, especially for the preservation of biodiversity. Its development […]