UEPM Quito Classrooms (C3 no.412)


Espinoza Carvajal Arquitectos

C3 no.412 / pp.220-233 (14 pages)



UEPM Quito Classrooms _ Espinoza Carvajal Arquitectos

Quito, Ecuador, 2019 

Three linked volumes of classrooms extend a school in Ecuador
Quito, Ecuador is the second highest capital city in the world. At a site 2,900m above sea level in the city’s El Inca neighborhood, local architects Espinoza Carvajal have delivered a 2,910㎡ extension of the Marista Private Education Unit, known by its initials in Spanish, UEPM. It uses empty land in the UEPM campus, and provides new classrooms for its existing secondary school. […]