Tag: Spain

 CS House \ AH Asociados

CS House \ AH Asociados

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• February 11, 2012 • Comments (1)

This house is located in an area dotted with residential buildings. Building a house that creates an isolated world for its inhabitants requires a simple but determined execution. It has been necessary to make the most of the views by making use of the elevated position of the plot to protect it from the impact […]

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Architecture Studio \ AH Asociados

Architecture Studio \ AH Asociados

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• February 11, 2012 • Comments (0)

It was necessary to eliminate the divisions in order to obtain a free space on both floors: the offices and the architect’s studio. Inside this free space, the existing structure and the built elements, which have been properly repaired and painted, are visible and add a timeless characteristic which contrasts with the new elements. The […]

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Library of the Monastery of Fitero \ AH Asociados

Library of the Monastery of Fitero \ AH Asociados

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• February 11, 2012 • Comments (0)

The internal space of this monastic creation turns out to be the prime factor in the intervention since this space is recovered as a staged union of three public rooms, which allow a synthetic knowledge of the constructive process of the monastic complex. To achieve this, the original volumes are recovered by means of new […]

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Municipal Auditorium of Teulada \ Francisco Mangado

Municipal Auditorium of Teulada \ Francisco Mangado

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• February 8, 2012 • Comments (2)

Francisco Mangado has recently completed the Municipal Auditorium of Teulada. Teulada-Moraira is an unusual urban center. Though it is divided into two separate physical units, they belong to a single administrative entity. Located in Alicante, in a valley that descends from the mountains into the sea, the city takes full advantage of the two realities, […]

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Restoration of Community Centre \ Santamaria Arquitectes

Restoration of Community Centre \ Santamaria Arquitectes

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• February 7, 2012 • Comments (1)

Santamaria Arquitectes have recently finished the restoration of the Community Centre and new accesses to historic downtown in Cardona, Spain. The building is a rectangular volume with a 282,73m2 site area. It is two storey and it has an only 43,23m frontage facing south to the Miracle road. It was built in the 60s, after […]

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Old Factories La Cros \ Díaz y Díaz Architects

Old Factories La Cros \ Díaz y Díaz Architects

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• February 7, 2012 • Comments (0)

REHABILITATION OF THE OLD FACTORIES STRUTURES CROS. PHASE I Faced with the Burgo estuary, along the new promenade stand proud of the old factory Cros structures. The first phase project includes the decontamination of structures and terrain as well as a complete renovation. To undertake this phase structures were settled with pine wooden formwork and […]

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Fire Station in Valls \ Santamaria Arquitectes

Fire Station in Valls \ Santamaria Arquitectes

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• February 2, 2012 • Comments (0)

The new Fire Station is located in a square plot, practically flat, in the industrial park Palau de Reig, in Valls. It is a rectangular compact volume, aligned with the street. Half the building is occupied by the garage and associate services, with heliport on the roof, while the rest of the program is located […]

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The Metropol Parasol \ Film by Arup

The Metropol Parasol \ Film by Arup

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• February 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Metropol Parasol was designed by Architect, J. MAYER H., with engineering consulting from Arup. The Metropol Parasol is one of the largest wooden structures in the world and was completed in April 2011. It has become a new centre for Seville. Arup‘s positive influence on the world is explored in a film about Metropol […]

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Apartment in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona \ YLAB arquitectos

Apartment in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona \ YLAB arquitectos

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• January 7, 2012 • Comments (0)

The project consists of the renovation of a 130m2 apartment with a terrace, located in the heart of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter, in a catalogued building located behind the City Hall. The original space is composed of a sequence of bright and spacious rooms connected by large arched openings, with balconies along the façade and an […]

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Museum of Vine and Wine \ AH Asociados

Museum of Vine and Wine \ AH Asociados

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• December 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

The project recovers the historical building into a constructive and spacious building, carried out via dialogue with a new structural form, articulated through a central area of where tradition and modernity of viticulture and wine in Navarre meet. In the old part of the building is the welcome area, with historical reminders of the past. […]

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