The renovation and Extension of a 90 year old ‘casa chorizo’ in Buenos Aires, the second phase of a project first tackled 4 years ago in 2010.
The project will involve an additional floor of accommodation constructed using steel framing. The existing structure built on a former river bed will have to be reinforce first to halt differential movement. The additional floor must be light weight in order to reduce the impact on the existing structure.
The design of the first floor in a modern interpretation of the piano noblie with simple columns and entablature.