Currently in the preliminary study stage, the Estação Antártica project is due to be completed in 2015
The architects prioritized function and spatial distribution when they conceived the new building that spreads over 3,200 m² (34,445 ft²)
The project features a beautiful formal composition that favors horizontality and is strengthened by the rhythm of the support structures
Estúdio 41 has won the bid to design the new Brazilian base in Antarctica which will replace the one destroyed by a fire in 2012
The winning proposal for the new Ferraz Antarctic station has been announced by the Brazilian navy at an event in Rio de Janeiro. The design by Curitiba-based Estúdio 41 takes into account the challenge of extreme weather conditions and aims to minimize environmental impact while adapting to the topography of the building site on the Keller Peninsula.
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