felipe escudero’s ‘mamallacta’ is a hotel set at 3,800 meters above sea level located in papallacta, ecuador. the groundbreaking infrastructure is surrounded by a volcanic andean landscape and sits where temperatures are low and humidity is high.
LAD’s container houses are optical devices that aid in observing the landscape.
LAB5 has used the materials that are common in the construction site, and the atmosphere which can be seen in a nordic public building.
the design comprises a 40 foot-long container resting on top of two perpendicularly aligned units.
titled ‘le musée itinerant’, the structure is composed of 21 horizontal and vertical elements, calling the sun and the zenith light to work together with the architectural syntax of the complex.
apr 26, 2017
this shipping container swimming pool can be used at any time of year
feb 07, 2017
B.AP transforms shipping container into sales gallery for country club in argentina
jan 19, 2017
URBANTAINER extends the national theater company of korea with modulated red shipping containers
oct 10, 2016
arcgency uses stacked shipping containers to offer sustainable + affordable office space
sep 26, 2016
LOT-EK remodels a brooklyn residence with a penthouse made from shipping containers