"This experience helped me look at life differently. I consider it a very positive experience."
Ms. Koplowitz asked me to be a part of it and those who know her know that this means I had to be involved.
Project development and management as an architect and individual in all that I could offer.
One day, Víctor Aparicio, the son of Adolfo, pointed at the roof to tell me he was coming home.
Make the children and their carers happy.
Create a home for the soul (Juhani Pallasmaa)
Buildings help to organise our experiences creating human and cultural horizons of perception and meaning.
They help us grasp natural phenomena and capture the passing of time.
They provide us with a human focus.
As Gastón Bachelard said, the house is an instrument to cope with the universe.
On a deeper level, we tried to design the mental dimension of living.
To the best of our ability.
We have not managed to do this yet. The project is broken into 3 phases and we have completed the first, the most important one. Upon finishing the other 2 phases, we will achieve it.
The natural light and the ability to connect the outer world with the interior.
By attempting to restore the ecological footprint and trying to make sure the building is not an object to look at but rather the place from which we observe the outdoors.
The building has received widespread coverage in the media and journals, it was also nominated as one of the best buildings constructed in 2015.
I was experiencing personal issues with a complicated son and it helped me look at life differently. I consider it a very positive experience.