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1 Apr 2019
Machala HospitalArchitects: PMMT architecture studio
Machala Hospital in El Oro Province Ecuador
photograph © Bicubik
Machala Hospital Building in El Oro province
Described by this architectural office as a paradigm Of “fluid hospital”, A New Typology Of Radically Flexible, Adaptable And Extendible Healthcare Buildings

8 Nov 2018
Casa Tacuri, Nayón, Quito
Architecture: Gabriel Rivera Arquitectos
Casa Tacuri in Quito
photograph : BICUBIK Photography

New House in Nayón, Quito
Tacuri is a place located in the Nayón area of the city of Quito. It is a fascinating place due to its microclimate, flora, fauna and exceptional view of the Cumbayá Valley.

31 Oct 2018
Casa Ortega, Sangolquí, Ecuador
Architects: Estudio A0
Casa Ortega in Sangolqui
photograph : Sebastián Crespo

Casa Ortega in Sangolquí
The commission was clear: a home with two pavilions, one for Raúl and his latent family, another one for his parents. Two houses in one: independent and interdependent.

20 Aug 2018
Pan-American Architecture Biennial in Quito 2018 Competition, Ecuador, South America
Social Habitat and Development Competition
image Courtesy architecture office
Bienal Panamericana de Arquitectura de Quito

5 Jan 2018
Diffuse Borders Residence, Tumbaco, Quito
Design: arquitectura x
Diffuse Borders Residence
photo : Bicubik, Sebastián Crespo, Andrés Fernández

Diffuse Borders Residence in Quito
This project became a house in the process, its actual configuration decided during construction, its final purpose still undecided. Uncertainty and vagueness become the strategies and the tools for constructing a series of spaces which solve the family´s needs, based on two fixed requirements: a field for playing football and a barbeque for entertaining.

10 May 2017
PD House, Club Los Arrayanes, Puembo
Design: Gabriel Rivera Arquitecto
PD House
photo : Arq. Gabriel Rivera

House in Puembo
Located in Los Arrayanes Club, in Puembo, PD House is a composition of habitable walls and volumes, which gathered under the light, create architecture. The irregular shaped lot with a 1 400 m2 area, provides the rear border with a magnificent view towards a golf course.

9 May 2017
Puerto Cayo House, Puerto Cayo, Manabí
Design: Gabriel Rivera Arquitecto
Puerto Cayo House
photo : Sebastián Crespo

Puerto Cayo House in Manabí
The Puerto Cayo House, is a project where time passes slowly and life is enjoyed at its best. A place that invites us to meet again with our essence and leads us to understand that we are part of a whole, part of nature, part of the universe.

16 Dec 2016
Gaia Building, Avenue Eloy Alfaro y Mariana de Jesús, Quito
Design: Leppanen + Anker architects
Gaia Building in Quito
photograph : Sebastián Crespo

Gaia Building in Quito
This is a crisp 14 story, 15,000 sqm mixed-use building: commercial on the lower floor, offices for the next four floors and residential units on the next nine floors.

12 Nov 2016
Cotacachi Residence, Imbabura
Design: arquitectura x
Cotacachi Residence in Imbabura, Ecuador
photograph : Sebastian Crespo

Cotacachi House
A retreat amid the northern Andes in a small town, two hours north of Quito, an orchard site in a valley 2470 meters above sea level, between the Imbabura and Cotacachi mountains, to the east and west respectively. The couple required a design proposal in 4 days before going home, or they will sell the site.

5 Feb 2016
Quitowers, Quito
Design: Chapman Taylor, Architects
Quitowers
image Courtesy architecture office

Quitowers in Quito
Quitowers is a new residential tower project in Quito, the capital city of Ecuador. At 2,850 metres (9,350 ft) above sea level, Quito is the highest official Capital city in the world.

23 May 2014
Casa Los Chillos, Valle de los Chillos, Cuenca Canton
Design: Diez + Muller Arquitectos
Casa Los Chillos Ecuador 1
photograph : Sebastian Crespo

Casa Los Chillos
The design of this house arises from previous research and understanding of the regional architecture of the Ecuadorian highlands, and how it engages with a modern system through understanding the place, tectonics and space of each, creating a tension between the two systems.

17 Jan 2011
Plus House, Puerto Cayo
Design: WE architecture
Plus House, Ecuador property design
image from architect

Plus House Ecuador
The house is formed at a plus or a cross, where one of the boxes is placed perpendicular on the coast line, following the terrain down the slope and the other is places along the same high of the hill crossing the other box in the middle.

17 Jan 2011
Triangular House, Puerto Cayo
Design: WE architecture
Triangular House Ecuador property design
picture from architects

Triangular House Ecuador
The generous climate and beautiful surroundings of Puerto Cayo represents a unique possibility of developing a future settlement which will attract residents from not only Ecuador but other countries as well.

17 Apr 2008
House in a tree garden, Quito
Design: Arquitectura X
Casa Arboles, Ecuador House
photograph : Sebastian Crespo

Quito Trees House
Designed for a young couple with three small children, the house is located within a tree garden full of a diversity of local species of considering age and size distributed over a very generous area; the site was cared for by the couple for several years before deciding to build.

17 Apr 2008
Observatory House, Quito
Design: Arquitectura X
Casa Observatorio, Quito, Ecuador
image : Sebastian Crespo

Casa Observatorio

17 Apr 2008
Casa 3, near Quito
Design: Arquitectura X
Casa 3, Ecuador house
picture : Sebastian Crespo

Quito House 3
Located on a valley to the east of Quito, the area enjoys a temperate climate all year round and is a privileged setting due to its proximity to the local mountain ranges. The built context consists mainly of colonial style houses with a total disregard for the local topography, landscape or climate.

17 Apr 2008
Castillo Hermanos Hardware Store, Quito
Design: Arquitectura X
Ecuador Hardware Store, Quito building
picture : Sebastian Crespo

Quito Hardware
The client decided to build a structure (for the first time) designed specifically for its large storage, offices and sales requirements. A site was chosen, located at the south end of the city on the main access route to Quito, in an area that is chaotically consolidating with multiple uses.

X House, Tumbaco Valley, Quito
Design: Arquitectura X
New home in the Tumbaco Valley, Quito, Ecuador
photo : Sebastian Crespo

Ecuador House
When the architects started to design their own house, not having a site, they set out an elemental scheme that could work both in Quito and the valleys east of the city; this meant distilling their experience into an abstracted form, that could be placed in any likely site.

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