03 Viviendas para refugiados Tsunami en Sri Lanka, 2007 Trincomalle, Sri Lanka.




WORKSHOP AxE. 2007 SRI LANKA, Trincomalee. Tsunami


December 2004 was one of the biggest earthquake & tsunami of the modern times. It left 230.000 dead and millions of displaced persons.

Trincomalee: 340.000 inhabitants. 81.000 casualties, 9.300 lost their houses.


Refugee camps away from the city.


1.- Study different family groups to create a new tent according with each family.

2.- Use public space or free space inside Trincomalee to locate provisory tents.

Arquitectos: Jorge Lobos, Fernando Dowling, Camilo Palma y Universidad Andrés Bello Chile