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Totihue Chapel / Gonzalo Mardones Viviani

Completed in 2016 in Totihue, Chile. Images by Nico Saieh. The rural community of Totihue (Sixth Region, Chile) was using an old silo as a Chapel since 1972. After the earthquake in Chile on February 27th...

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Totihue Chapel: Project: Totihue Chapel Architect: Gonzalo Mardones Viviani Project location: VI Region, Chile Project date: 2016 This rural community of Totihue was using an old silo as a Chapel until the earthquake in 2010 that made this structure unstable. The silo is a very common imagery to the Chilean countryside so it has a symbolic meaning to the community of Totihue. So, the architect reused the old structure with a new gabled volume, in the manner of a barn which became the new…

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Modern Churches

Totihue Chapel: Project: Totihue Chapel Architect: Gonzalo Mardones Viviani Project location: VI Region, Chile Project date: 2016 This rural community of Totihue was using an old silo as a Chapel until the earthquake in 2010 that made this structure unstable. The silo is a very common imagery to the Chilean countryside so it has a symbolic meaning to the community of Totihue. So, the architect reused the old structure with a new gabled volume, in the manner of a barn which became the new…

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Modern Churches

Totihue Chapel: Project: Totihue Chapel Architect: Gonzalo Mardones Viviani Project location: VI Region, Chile Project date: 2016 This rural community of Totihue was using an old silo as a Chapel until the earthquake in 2010 that made this structure unstable. The silo is a very common imagery to the Chilean countryside so it has a symbolic meaning to the community of Totihue. So, the architect reused the old structure with a new gabled volume, in the manner of a barn which became the new…

La restauración de un silo de 200 años y la construcción de una modesta capilla en Totihue, que se logró con esfuerzos y pequeños aportes de toda esa comunidad rural, fueron reconocidos con el prem...

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Modern Churches

Totihue Chapel: Project: Totihue Chapel Architect: Gonzalo Mardones Viviani Project location: VI Region, Chile Project date: 2016 This rural community of Totihue was using an old silo as a Chapel until the earthquake in 2010 that made this structure unstable. The silo is a very common imagery to the Chilean countryside so it has a symbolic meaning to the community of Totihue. So, the architect reused the old structure with a new gabled volume, in the manner of a barn which became the new…

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Modern Churches

Totihue Chapel: Project: Totihue Chapel Architect: Gonzalo Mardones Viviani Project location: VI Region, Chile Project date: 2016 This rural community of Totihue was using an old silo as a Chapel until the earthquake in 2010 that made this structure unstable. The silo is a very common imagery to the Chilean countryside so it has a symbolic meaning to the community of Totihue. So, the architect reused the old structure with a new gabled volume, in the manner of a barn which became the new…