Cartagena Airport

Cartagena Airport by CAZA




Cartagena Airport
Cartagena Airport

Cartagena de Indias is a city defined by the wondrous physical coupling of Nature and History. We have imagined an airport that fosters links with both elements.

Cartagena Airport
Cartagena Airport

The airport welcomes the surrounding landscape through a series of interior gardens featuring local vegetation that in turn connect to a system of bio-swales which help reduce the overall site temperature and mitigate flooding risk.

Cartagena Airport
Cartagena Airport

The courtyards add a touch of nature to all the main functions of the airport while acting as anchors of commercial activity, making for a desirable environment to shop, dine and relax.

Cartagena Airport
Connections

The architecture of the new Cartagena airport pays homage to the legendary walled city by reinterpreting the classical arches as an iconic gateway framing the arrival and departure experience. Source by CAZA.

Cartagena Airport
Programm
  • Location: Cartagena, Colombia
  • Architect: CAZA
  • Project Team: Carlos Arnaiz, Laura Del Pino, Ignacio Revenga, Alden Ching, Meng Huang, Yifeng Wang, Kelvin Tseng
  • Consultants: Aecom
  • Client: Conecta Caribe
  • Rendering: Iddqd Studio
  • Year: 2017
  • Images: Courtesy of CAZA
Cartagena Airport
Site Plan
Cartagena Airport
Scheme
Cartagena Airport
Constructive System
Cartagena Airport
Program
Cartagena Airport
Environmental analysis
Cartagena Airport
Environmental analysis
Cartagena Airport
Environmental analysis
Cartagena Airport
Environmental analysis

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