An Empty-Nester Couple’s Home Near Buenos Aires Draws Inspiration From the Eames House

Up-and-coming Argentinian architect Florencia Rissotti’s first built-from-scratch residence is an homage to simple living.

Nora Laffont and Osvaldo Castaldi live a relaxed, simple life outside of Argentina’s capital city. The empty nesters, who have three children and six grandchildren, decided to downsize in 2019—and they hired architect Florencia Rissotti to help them design their future home.

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