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Minimalist black warehouse by Moarqs occupies triangular site outside Buenos Aires



Black-painted steel panels give this warehouse by Argentinian architecture firm Moarqs a stark and monotonous appearance.
The Caseros Depot is located on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, on a tight urban lot that is triangular in plan.

Measuring 1,542 square feet (470 square metres)?, the building is made from corrugated frames made of laminated steel, which were pre-painted black lending to its stark construction.
Hardly any windows, openings or decorative features result in a minimalist look, heightened even further by the dark colouring.

The building's shape owes to its angular urban plot in Caseros, which is formed by the intersection of six streets.
Local firm Moarqs designed the commercial building in line with local regulations. The rectangular buildings runs along the longest side of the triangle plot, leaving space for a generous courtyard. Photograph by Javier Agustin
This outdoor area on Puan Street is walled-in and accessed from a sliding garage door.
"The warehouse is adjusted to the current regulations on land use that requires 40 per cent of the land to remain free," said the firm.

"In this way, the built volume is developed on Avenue Alvear and frees a triangular courtyard on Puan Street."
Inside, the warehouse has a simple layout, with white walls that contrast with the dark exterior.

A series of small, discrete windows are positioned close to the ceiling, allowing sunlight to brighten and ventilate the space naturally.

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