The overall purpose of the research is to design community public spaces in the shantytown of El Barrio del Cerro Vigia to improve the quality of life of the inhabitants of the sector, its importance is that in all cities from Venezuela are settlements which have no supply networks, recreation or services and therefore the quality of life is extremely small.
It was determined that the sector is in a good location with respect to the formal city, which does not justify such a place completely without supplies, in the diagnosis of public spaces was determined that the sector has INADEQUATE, IRREGULAR, EMPTY, FORGOTTEN AND IDEALIZED  public spaces. The proposal is focused on ensuring the use of these spaces through OWNERSHIP, this was generated by REINTERPRETING the characteristics of the sector, strengthening those unique to generate a sense of belonging in users
Matricentric culture
To understand this architectural project it is necessary to observe the structure of the Venezuelan popular family. One can speak of a unique model as a cultural form of popular families, not only in Venezuela but in most precarious contexts. It speaks of a cultural model as it goes beyond economic or social models, it is when it is structured and fixed in the “praxis - life” of a human group, and in this way a common symbol is constructed.
Matricentric family does not mean matriarchal family, the matriarchy leads, in the same etymology of the word, the power of dominion as defining content. Although the power of the mother is a reality present in the matricentric family, it does not define it. In any case it is not a power of female government over the community. Under a formally strong, and really weak, patriarchy, there is a behind closed doors matriarchy. The family, then, in this model, is constituted by a woman-mother with her children.

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