Gallery: Los Heroes: Fun 70’s Building Rehab Clad in a Rainbow Skin

Murtinho + Raby Arquitectos was challenged with transforming an old grey 70s building into a vibrant new space, and by the looks of the finished product, we think they succeeded. Located in Santiago, Chile, the rainbow-hued building is home to the general offices of Caja de Compensación Los Heroes, which works with retirees. As such, the architects played upon the concept of leisure and fun and clad its dreary walls with an eye-catching multi-colored facade that also works as a UV filter.

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