Patricio Fernandez

Patricio Fernandez

New York, NY, US


Dock of Cruz Grande | Chungungo, Chile

Role: Sole creator and designer of all material presented
Duration: September 2015 - July 2016 
Project Type: Thesis
Status: Ongoing

Thesis Project iniates a search and interest on reactivating an abandoned monumental vestige with heritage qualities The abandoned and precarious condition of the docks presents an opportunity of restoration into a new program that will meet the needs of the local fishermen and miners.

The Dock of Cruz Grande, once a mining port that enjoyed economic prosperity, is now a cove for fishermen and the end of a little-known tourist route With crowds that inhabit the dock identified, I seek to promote a new local productive boom (fishermen’s wharf) and strenghten the culture and identity of the region (Visitors Center and Museum). 

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Status: Unbuilt
Location: Chungungo, CL
My Role: Sole Designer