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Tuesday 03 April, 2012

Modern Three-Level Home in Guatemala Welcoming Nature Indoors

Casa Luz is an interesting approach to a modern home, envisioned by studio Paz Arquitectura and located in Guatemala city, Guatemala. Structured on three levels, this 1&,300 square foot home displays a mix of tempered glass, wood and exposed concrete, resulting in an eye-catching aesthetic effect: “With intent to emphasize the structural elements, and to seek [...]


Monday 02 April, 2012

Modern Three-Level Home in Guatemala Welcoming Nature Indoors

Casa Luz is an interesting approach to a modern home, envisioned by studio Paz Arquitectura and located in Guatemala city, Guatemala. Structured on three levels, this 1&,300 square foot home displays a mix of tempered glass, wood and exposed concrete, resulting in an eye-catching aesthetic effect: “With intent to emphasize the structural elements, and to seek [...]


Saturday 31 March, 2012

Universidad del Istmo Master Plan and Implementation / Sasaki Associates

Courtesy of Sasaki Associates The new campus of Universidad del Isthmo is located on a beautiful hillside in the rapidly growing community of Santa Isabel near Guatemala City, Guatemala. Sasaki Associates designed the 49-hectare site, and the first phase of the plan, which consists of the heart of campus, is currently undergoing implementation. The university aims [...]


Friday 30 March, 2012

Universidad del Istmo Master Plan and Implementation / Sasaki Associates

Courtesy of Sasaki Associates The new campus of Universidad del Isthmo is located on a beautiful hillside in the rapidly growing community of Santa Isabel near Guatemala City, Guatemala. Sasaki Associates designed the 49-hectare site, and the first phase of the plan, which consists of the heart of campus, is currently undergoing implementation. The university aims [...]


Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Trees Interacting with Living Space: Corallo House in Guatemala

Corallo House was designed by Paz Arquitectura and is located in Guatemala city, Guatemala. One of the most striking details about this project is the fact that it was built on a site defined by mature trees, which the architects decided to literally integrate in the development of the residence: “The design process began with [...]


Monday 26 March, 2012

Trees Interacting with Living Space: Corallo House in Guatemala

Corallo House was designed by Paz Arquitectura and is located in Guatemala city, Guatemala. One of the most striking details about this project is the fact that it was built on a site defined by mature trees, which the architects decided to literally integrate in the development of the residence: “The design process began with [...]


Thursday 22 March, 2012

Corallo House / PAZ Arquitectura

© Andres Asturias Architect: PAZ Arquitectura – Alejandro Paz Location: Santa Rosalía, Guatemala City, Guatemala Collaborators: Axel Mendoza, Gabriel Rodriguez, Alex Titus, Mario Roberto Paz, Claudia Pezarozzi, Wolfgang Schoenbeck Landscape Design: Pokorny y Valencia, Arquitectura de Paisaje Construction: Conarq / Paz Arquitectura Structure Design: Consultores Estructurales Built Area: 747.50 sqm Completion: 2011 Photographs: Andres Asturias


Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Corallo House / PAZ Arquitectura

© Andres Asturias Architect: PAZ Arquitectura – Alejandro Paz Location: Santa Rosalía, Guatemala City, Guatemala Collaborators: Axel Mendoza, Gabriel Rodriguez, Alex Titus, Mario Roberto Paz, Claudia Pezarozzi, Wolfgang Schoenbeck Landscape Design: Pokorny y Valencia, Arquitectura de Paisaje Construction: Conarq / Paz Arquitectura Structure Design: Consultores Estructurales Built Area: 747.50 sqm Completion: 2011 Photographs: Andres Asturias