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LAMINAS 4 5 6
LAMINAS 4 5 6
LAMINAS 4 5 6

Parque del Lago

Location: Antiguo Aeropuerto internacional “Mariscal Sucre”, Quito, Ecuador

Year: 2014


The construction of a large area, a new passage that recreates the memory of lacustrine relief of the place, and builds a regional scale spatial relationship between Lake Park and the system of volcanoes flanking the Interandina mountain range.

An articulated sequence of urban spaces

Lake Park is a system of inter-connected urban spaces, linked through a longitudinal axis, the continuous system of large public park on a metropolitan scale.

Memory of existing streams

The new system of green corridors facing Lake Park follow the traces of water, articulating a cross network of public pedestrian spaces and local level.

The airport runway is recycled as a support or limit. On this great platform, activities are defined into four program areas of the park.

Green platform

The project holds a high benchmark for self-sustainability with water treatment and a clean energy park. The amount of energy generated by these systems will create a surplus of energy that can be resold by the surrounding neighborhoods.