Interamerican Human Rights Court C.I.D.H.  ( Annexed Building ). +



Location: Los Yoses, San Jose


Year: 2008


Area: 5162sqft


Description: Annexed building for offices and deliberation court-room of the Inter- American court of human rights. Using A contemporary architecture language, the exposed structure of the building becomes an important esthetic ingredient that organizes and modulates all the enclosed and transparent spaces, shaping the forms and accents. A the top floor, the building celebrates the importance of the deliberation court-room by letting a big double-high glass box emerge from a solid shell contrasting boldness with lightness, gibing a full clarity to the room, and provoking a floating roof sensation which characterize the building.


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