emilio marin and nicolas norero: women's monument in memory emilio marin and nicolas norero: women's monument in memory
sep 01, 2009

emilio marin and nicolas norero: women's monument in memory

women’s monument in memory image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

emilio marin and nicolas norero of oficina de arquitectura designed the ‘women’s monument in memory’, in santiago chile. the slim line sculpture can be illuminated at night and has been constructed with stone and glass.

the project was organized by the ministry of public works, in conjunction with the commission nemesio antunez, human rights program of the ministry of the interior committee monument to pro women victims of repression, salvador allende foundation and the corporation for peace villa park grimaldi.

women’s monument in memory image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

women’s monument in memory image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

women’s monument in memory image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

women’s monument in memory during the day image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

women’s monument in memory at night image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

elevation plans image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

elevation plans image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

site plan image courtesy oficina de arquitectura

construction: december 2006 location: plaza metro los heroes, santiago, chile. authors: emilio marin & nicolas norero construction: the lingues. engineers calculate: ingevsa lighting: diavas

  • Muy buen trabajo.
    LA lastima es el vandalismo que altera l a obra.
    Pero aun asi se cumple el objetivo.

    Christopher André says:

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