LBS House (C3 no.415)


Umberto Bonomo + Felipe Alarcón

C3 no.415 / pp.206-223 (18 pages)



LBS House _ Umberto Bonomo + Felipe Alarcón

Tunquén, Chile, 2020

A striking response to the dramatic Chilean coast
LBS House, by architects Umberto Bonomo and Felipe Alarcón, is a uniquely positioned residence on an isolated stretch of the Chilean coast which completed on site in 2020. “The landscape, the topography and the climate are the defining elements of the project”, the architects explain, and the house – predominantly constructed in concrete – responds to the dramatic conditions of the site in startling and striking ways. […]