Item description for Seis arquitectos by Benjamin Villegas...
Six of the most important figures in Latin American contemporary architecture are Ral Minondo, Peter Giesemann, Rodolfo Solares, Carlos Lara, Rafael Tinoco, and Ernesto Porras. This work highlights their avant-garde vision and their contribution to innovative architectural design. The perfect combination of light and space prevail among their buildings, with the well-being of the inhabitants being the most important design consideration. Elements from Guatemala's ancestral Mayas are also a shared feature showcased in the photographs.
Seis de las figuras ms importantes de la arquitectura contempornea latinoamericana son Minondo, Giesemann, Solares, Lara, Tinoco, y Porras. Esta obra demuestra su visin vanguardista y su aporte del diseo arquitectnico innovador. La perfecta comunin entre luz y espacio domina los espacios de sus edificios, as como el bienestar de los habitantes y usuarios de los espacios determina el diseo. Elementos de las ancestrales mayas de Guatemala son tambin rasgos comunes que esta fotografa demuestra.
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Benjamin Villegas is an architect and graphic designer. Ever since he was a student, in the early 1960s, he started publishing books and magazines, either out of his own initiative or assigned by several newspapers. In 1972, he started his own company, Benjamin Villegas & Asociados. Since 1973, he started publishing illustrated, great format and high printing quality books, while he continued his work in the fields of graphic design, television and motion pictures. In 1985, he founded Villegas Editores, consolidated his specialized team and devoted himself to illustrated publications, especially about Colombia, with the support of renowned writers and photographers. He is currently developing publishing projects in various European and Latin American countries. Through his website, villegaseditores.com, he wants to achieve the world wide availability of the company's publications, to get the sponsorship necessary to print most of his sold out editions and to continue his publishing labor in Latin America, which is an important prerogative of the company's regional mission statement.