Maria Auxiliadora School - Hazlo con Sentido

Maria Auxiliadora School

Post-Disaster Reconstruction

Location | Ica, Peru
Date | 2011

Project Lead |
Architecture for Humanity

Client |
Happy Hearts Fund, SURA

Photos | AFH

Awards |
SEED Award 2012 - Best International Project

VII BASC Biennale - International Honorable Mention

The project adopts the local school prototype based in the new seismic codes implemented after the massive earthquake that hit the region, also integrates local vernacular architecture features. The intervention had to adapt to an undamaged building section by improving the confined space of the existing plot to generate a recreation yard refining the school’s spatial functionality.


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