João Paciência

pangeia hotel study

  • Year 2013
  • Location Luanda, Angola
  • Typology Hotels
  • Area 61.600sqm

Proposal for a image transformation of a building in height, destined for a hotel in the Bay of Luanda.


The design of the previous project, whose narrow and deep plant could create lack of privacy on the side, led us to think of a design that emphasized the visual relationships with the sea, in the longitudinal direction, whilst the new facade would work as passive solar protection with a light and delicate expression.