JUANA CANET ARQUITECTOS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mountains of
memory

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The project takes the image, the atmosphere and the spatial concept of the interior of the Pacific atolls and islands of limestone formation characteristic of Southeast Asia, from where the temples of these areas were also inspired. Five towers emerge from the top of the hill overlooking the see and form a cluster interconnected by a square. The position among them varies, creating an asymmetrical set. Each tower is specialized in terms of function, formally equal but scaled according to the degree of representativeness and required program.
The plaza is a space covered among the towers and is defined as a compressed space from which people access to the interior of the towers. Externally the plaza is a public space which can be flooded in different degrees or form a temporary stage with stands for a remembrance day.
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