This portfolio designates the activity undertaken as practicant work at the office of ELEMENTAL S.A. during end 2015 and half of 2016.


ELEMENTAL S.A. (Alejandro Aravena, Gonzalo Arteaga, Juan Cerda, Victor Oddó, Diego Torres) is a Do Tank founded in 2001, focusing on projects of public interest and social impact, including housing, public space, infrastructure and transportation. The work of ELEMENTAL is based on its participatory design process, in which it works closely with the public and end users. ELEMENTAL has built work in Chile, the United States, Mexico, China and Switzerland. (source:




Projects and Reproduction Credits


New Nanoscience and

Nanotechnology Laboratory

Tel Aviv, Israel

2015; concept design; team: Alejandro Aravena, Diego Torres, Juan Cerda, Victor Oddó, Pedro Hoffmann/ELEMENTAL with Victor Moldoveanu, Celeste Calzolari, Anastasia Tikhomirova and

Mattia Di Carlo


Pablo Rodriguez Caviedes Technical Highschool

Illapel, Chiile

2016; schematic design; team: Alejandro Aravena, Cristián Martínez, Pedro Hoffman/ELEMENTAL with Victor Moldoveanu and Celeste Calzolari


Eastland Corridor Strategic Design

Charlotte, NC, USA

2016; concept design; team: Alejandro Aravena, Juan Cerda/ELEMENTAL with Victor Moldoveanu


Elemental New Office

Santiago, Chile

2016; technical detailing; team: Diego Torres/ELEMENTAL with Victor Moldoveanu


Venice 14th International Architecture Exhibition

Venice, Italy

2016; identity design; team: Alejandro Aravena, Diego Torres, Victor Oddó/ELEMENTAL with

Victor Moldoveanu

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