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ICOMADERA

The Costa Rican Wood Institute Association gives the Architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe the Honorable Mention of the Icomadera Prize in the professional category of the XII International Biennial of Architecture 2014 with his project, Casa Flotanta.

As a mission they have to channel the good use of wood through the management of education, research and innovation. The also emphasize good practices in the use of this renewable material, in search of the balanced development of the country. Their vision is to reinvent the use of wood to build a balance between the environment, the economy and Costa Rican society.