Tuesday, 18 September 2018 06:07

Claudio Caveri: The man who built white houses

In the 1950s, Argentinian architect Claudio Caveri forged colonial and modernist influences into buildings that were modest and organic, warm and humane. The style soon had a name: casablanquismo

Published in Features
Wednesday, 12 October 2016 11:46

The lost futurist: Francisco Salamone

Over five frenetic years in the 1930s, Francisco Salamone cut a swath across Argentina’s rural east, bringing his own distinctive brand of futurist art deco to all manner of public buildings. While Salamone has been all but forgotten, his extraordinary legacy remains

Published in Features

A show at New York's Museum of Arts and Design reveals more about the diversity of contemporary Latin American design than its geographic specificity

Published in Review
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 16:51

The Franz House by BAK Arquitectos

BAK Arquitectos has built a brutalist beach house on the Argentine coast that allows a pine forest to continue growing through it.

Published in News
Monday, 29 March 2010 05:49

An Apartment Conversion in Buenos Aires

“We worked with a certain degree of ambiguity,” says Adamo Faiden’s Marcelo Faiden, describing the Argentinian practice’s recent apartment conversion in Buenos Aires, Casa Nuñez.

Published in News