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Edificio Atlas
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Lima, Peru

Edificio Atlas

The building is located in the historic center, contrasting and conversing with the different scales and times of the city.

Michelle Llona R

The design of the building is based on three main components- one platform and two separate office blocks. The treatment of the facades is based on the brise-soleil, a shading grid frequently used by Le Corbusier. This 1955 building fits perfectly with the modern urbanistic approach of the “Plano Piloto de Lima,” Lima’s City Plan, of 1949.

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© Michelle Llona R