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Buoyant Housing in Brazil

Riverside living and community complex

A housing project inspired by indigenous vernacular architecture to empower riverside communities of Manaus.

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“Sensitive to the climate and coherent with the Amazonian culture”
 
Project entry 2020 for Latin America
 
1st prize: Sustainable social housing in Brazil
 
1er premio: Viviendas sociales sustentables en Brasil
Project Details
Location
Manaus, Brazil
Authors
Danielle Gregorio
Main Author
Danielle Gregorio
Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Brazil
Prizes
Awards
"Next Generation" 1st prize 2020
Latin America
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Buoyant Housing in Brazil – Project Video
Buoyant Housing in Brazil – Project Video

Next Generation 1st prize winner Buoyant Housing in Brazil – Riverside living and community complex by Danielle …

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Buoyant Housing in Brazil – Author Comment
Buoyant Housing in Brazil – Author Comment

Awards Next Generation 1st prize winner Danielle Gregorio, student at the University of São Paulo, Brazil for Buoyant …

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