Sunday, May 3, 2015

MEXICO - Luis Barragán House and Studio

"Built in 1948, the House and Studio of architect Luis Barragán in the suburbs of Mexico City represents an outstanding example of the architect’s creative work in the post-Second World War period. The concrete building, totalling 1,161 m2, consists of a ground floor and two upper storeys, as well as a small private garden. Barragán’s work integrated modern and traditional artistic and vernacular currents and elements into a new synthesis, which has been greatly influential, especially in the contemporary design of gardens, plazas and landscapes." -

Thank you so much Marco for sharing with me this postcard!
I googled for more images and I am amazed with what it looks like in reality!
Thanks also for the great stamps you used!

No comments: