Arango Residence, John Lautner House, Architect, Photo, Mexican Building
Marbrisa House: Modern Residence in Acapulco, Mexico – by John Lautner Architect
11 Jan 2009
Marbrisa, Acapulco, Mexico
Design: John Lautner
Modern Mexican house with the Upper level living and dining terrace, overlooking Acapulco Bay. This beautiful, organic-shaped residence was designed in 1972 and completed the year after.
The house was commissioned in 1970 by Jeronimo Arango as a weekend home for his family. The client had seen Elrod House in publications and wanted a similar house. He wanted the property to look out over the bay of Acapulco.
The house uses a concrete structure with two floors.
It is also known by the name of Residencia Mar Brisas.
The Arango Residence was photographed by the celebrated architectural photographer Julius Shulman.
Architect: John Lautner, USA
Engineer: Lin, T.Y., Kulka, Yang and Associates
Promoter: Jerónimo Arango
Built-up Area: 2, 300 sqm
Date built: 1973
The house is located on the street Cda. Cardinal.
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photograph : Paul Czitrom
photo : Morley von Sternberg
photograph from architect
Mexican Architect – Luis Barragán
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