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Q d’ARQUITECTURA
Joint houses in Barcelona


The house occupies a portion of land in an already built plot. The existing house -parents- and the new one –sons-, must maintain a reasonable level of privacy, despite sharing the joint use of the courtyard, and without establishing a physical boundary between the two parcels. Taking advantage of the gentle cross slope of the […]


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Konkrit Blu Arquitectura
Qumran Winery


The project is located in the Duero river Valley AONB in an region of gently rolling hills and clear contours that is almost entirely used for producing wine and livestock. Reaching the winery, located in “Pago de las Bodegas”, involves a slow climb through varying scenery where the new building appears amongst the vestiges of […]


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O.Mas.C Arquitectos
House in Sandiche


This weekend house, endowed with magnificent views, is located in the rural area of Sandiche, Asturias, near the River Nalón. Volumetrically, it is a single storey house. Laterally set up, it is far enough from the street to allow parking beside it. The pedestrian path to the main entrance is made of stone paving slabs. […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Hotel Puerta America – Hotels Silken


The Client allowed us full autonomy, the brief – to design a floor of a hotel comprising 30 rooms and all common parts. The objective, to ensure a dynamic and customized project. We took the opportunity to create a new domestic language of architecture, driven by new developments in digital design and enhanced manufacturing capabilities. […]


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Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez
The Ruiz-Maasburg Penthouse


The conquest of the square meter has become one of the major concerns of our times. The unaffordable prices and the shortage of living areas in the city have called for a redefinition of the spaces we live in. In this attic of only 60m2 inside and 50m2 of terrace/patio in the center of Madrid, […]


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Dom Arquitectura
House in Menorca


Being a summer house, the main idea is not only creating the interior spaces of the house, but distribute all outer space. The interior spaces seek good relations with the outside world, colonizing their surroundings and their views. Inspired by the typical Menorca “tanca”, stone walls divisions of the realm. The plot is organized from a […]


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Subarquitectura
360 House


A unique opportunity for us in reality a problem that’s been posed thousands of times: to construct a house with a public programme of social relation, associated with the prívate life of a numerous family on a sloping plot of land with priveleged views of the mountains outside Madrid. It has no one solution, there […]


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Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez
Ceramic House


In the attic of an emblematic building of classical early 20th century Madrid, this new concept of living space is placed: UNLIMITED SPACE is presented by architect Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez and built out of total freedom of layers. As if the design would be a three-dimensional object, every one of the rooms or points of the […]


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Dom Arquitectura
Würth La Rioja Museum Gardens


The main idea was to project an argument that would permit it to be the same site that would supply the patterns of intervention, bringing out their morphological, topographical and topological conditions and forms of the new landscape. These disordered lines are reminiscent of the nature, branches, leaves, channels, cracks, rivers. These lines seems to […]


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Miel Arquitectos
Santpere47


The alteration of the flat SANTPERE47 is a rereading of the spatial structure of the typical Barcelona’s Example flat of the end of the 19th century, succession of isolated rooms and disconnected courts. SANTPERE47 dissolves the structure of walls throw new physical and visual connections. It was reading the flat when we discovered a geometric […]


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zigzag arquitectura
Candela House


The starting point was the need for a house large enough for the variable and regular  meeting of a family composed of 6 subfamilies,  with a total of 10 adults and 8 children. The idea was to create a family shelter, a place to meet and escape from urban life, with a low budget and […]


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Cadaval & Solà-Morales
Guinovart Florensa House


The project seeks to recuperate the construction values of an old existing vernacular house which was made out of dry stone, a traditional technique of the area of great tectonic value. However the distinctive attributes inherent to this construction technique (compactness, massiveness, minimum openings, obscure interiors, weight) deny the extraordinary environment where it is located: […]


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b720 Fermín Vázquez Arquitectos
La Mola Conference Centre


In a location trapped between a golf course and a forest, a considerable building volume is distributed. Three pavilions scattered on the hillside with strict rationality solve a functional program for low interpretations. The link between them is provided by a semi buried body that takes more formal freedom and that is protected from the […]


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b720 Fermín Vázquez Arquitectos
Refurbishment of an office building


The project consists of transforming an administrative building between party walls, which had significant structural problems, into an office building. The work presents two basic concepts: on one side,  the training of obtaining, from a very determining pre-existence, the flexibility and services level that this typology demands. On the other side, a new façade had […]


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