El Eco Museum Extension
The experimental museum “El Eco”, developed by Mathías Goeritz in 1952, is one of the most significant and emblematic buildings of the twentieth century in Mexico. In 2005 the museum was restored by the UNAM, and in 2006 a contest was called for an annex building to contain its complementary services. The winning proposal designed by LAR and FRENTE, is a careful exercise of integration with the original construction and dignifies the Eco Museum. concept diagrams The project is notable for its discreet and respectful attitude towards the existing building while retaining a contemporary character. The “L” form building is…...


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