BNKR Arquitectura have designed this uncommon trendy church in Acapulco, Mexico, intently related to the pure environment of the troublesome web site.
The enterprise consisted of two religious commissions, a wedding chapel celebrating the first day of a pair’s life collectively and a chapel of mourning the passing of relations. The design of the chapel wanted to satisfy this spiritual antagonism, along with not alter the pure web site.
The setting up, monolithic in type, was constructed with a pedestal, extending extreme above the big granite rocks on the situation, nestled in vegetation. It wanted to be constructed harking back to to have the setting photo voltaic behind the altar cross, with the first a part of crypts included outdoor and throughout the chapel.
The concrete boulder seems to develop from the additional pure rocks beneath, giving an impression of brutalism and futuristic utopia. However, the chapel diploma is perforated for daylight and the beautiful sight of the timber. The spectacular lighting of the angular faces and perforations, the excellence between glass and concrete, heaviness and transparency, classical axis and trendy chaotic shapes are imagined to underline the antagonism of life and dying.