There are oaks, wind and rain coming from the west. A dusty road is at the east.
Community soccer field is south; bamboo and empty beer cans all over the north.
Now there is also a wooden barn structure over a concrete platform,
with corrugated metal cladding in the outside and pine boards in the inside,
plus 100 chairs, lectern, altar, virgin figure and a cross.
Mass is once a month, community activities every evening. Both happen in the same space.
A new chapel for 100 people in the remote countryside of Southern Chile.
via BALADRÓN & GRASS (Photo © Felipe Fontecilla)
Who: Claudio Baladron Z. and Diego Grass P.
What: Community hall and chapel for Junquillos Catholic Community
Where: Junquillos, Santa Bárbara, Chile
How: One-story wood frame construction
Construction Area: 1600 square feet