// arthitectural / Spain

espegel-fisac arquitectos
18 dwellings in Fuenlabrada


The program specified by the owner-developer, was the construction of a block of flats with basement, garage, storage rooms and facilities rooms. We propose a very compact volume of 18 dwellings with a standard program: 12 three-bedroom dwellings and 6 four–bedrooms dwellings, with the aim of achieving the maximum efficiency in the use of the […]


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ACXT Architects
Historical Archive of the Basque Country


The building is located in María Díaz de Haro Street, close to the main avenue of the city of Bilbao, the Gran Via. The plot measures 20 metres between the party walls of the adjoining buildings by 70 metres deep, and forms part of one of the blocks of the Ensanche (widening of the city) […]


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Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners
CAN MANA


Nature lays down the law. Its wonderful setting dominates, walls become plate glass windows. Light guides us. Trees creep through construction. The pool is soon a feature of the countryside. The liquid element connects us with the sea. Beyond, the story of the house ends on an untouchable horizon, like all other stories. Location: Baleares, […]


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Israel Alba
8 social-housing apartments


This project, which highlights values such as simplicity, compactness and economy, is designed as part of a coherent social-housing programme. In a setting of narrow streets, buildings should not present themselves to the outside community through bay windows, clothes drying areas or balconies that focus on the immediate view and further reduce the already cramped […]


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Borja Garcia Studio
House in Ontinyent


Overview The core of the project is a large open space on the ground floor and a sculptural staircase made of concrete that guide visitors to the upper floors. The materials, with an absolute use of white, are always naked and honest. The basement, a large open space between concrete walls, connect the house with the pool. The […]


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Carlos Gilardi
Mediterranean Pearl


There are shapes that can only be designed once, and after their transformation from paper to reality these become masterpieces. This is the case with this property, born from the aspiration of a project that from the beginning sought to crown a priveleged environment. The experience of rising above the world we experience when we peer […]


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Iñigo Esparza Andrés
Pamplona Apartment


The project consist on the trasformation of a traditional flat, located in a 1950’s construction of the Expansion District of Pamplona, into a house for a young family. Starting from a compartimentalized and unpractical distribution, the renovation turned the appartment into an organized open-plan space where the day and night areas are clearly differentiated. The living […]


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Josep Miàs
Herta Frankel Puppet Theatre


The historical building of Tibidabo Amusement Park has been occupied for years with different uses, having a much subdivided architecture, which hid the real complete space. Our intervention proposed the recovery of the whole original space, covered with cast iron pillars and lattice beams, and making it compatible with the incorporation of new spaces for public […]


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Egue y Seta
Reebok One Series. Running Experience Barcelona


Lightness, colour and high-tech materials were the highlight attributes to convey with for the design of a product display area for the ONE SERIES Reebok running shoes within the promotional event held in Montjuic Park last October , amid a busy community of sports opinion leaders. To achieve this, a group of slender translucent and […]


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Fran Silvestre Arquitectos
Vegamar Selección Wine Shop


Vegamar Selección Wine Shop, located on the main shopping street of town, is a space for wine tasting and sales. The project aims to transmit the quality of the exposed products, as well as to maximize the feeling of amplitude inside the shop. Dark, glossy panels are chosen for vertical surfaces. Due to their tone and reflections, […]


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AM Asociados
House in Barcelona


Our interior design studio has carried out the interior architecture of a house in Barcelona. A design that was made using architectural plans by Canadés Architects studio, sharing and designing the interior until a consensus on the complete job was reached. It was built from scratch, with the help of the entire creative team, developing […]


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Pich-Aguilera Architects
University Hospital Sant Joan de Reus


The new University Hospital Sant Joan de Reus is a building that is located in an urban expansion area where is planned to generate a new technologic neighborhood. The building is implanted in a big horizontal tablet with two basements and a ground floor, over it it’s located a 6 bar comb of admissions with two different floors […]


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H ARQUITECTES
House 1101


Not so many jobs begin like this one, with an owners’ list of wishes and hopes for their new home. A list much closer to the principles and values architects usually work with, often secretly, than the ordinary expectations of those couples facing this unknown challenge. Lists always full of good intentions but often incomplete. This was the […]


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Iñigo Esparza Arquitecto
DG House


The project consists on a family house in a residential area in the region of Pamplona, Navarra. The adjacent houses, constructed on divers materials and different design lines, motivated an initial approach based on the abstraction, with an outright definition of the volumes made in sandstone. Two volumes with tilted roof compounds the indoor program […]


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Nook Architects
Casa Roc


Located in Barcelona’s historic Gothic Quarter, this residence was first found on a very precarious state. Several interventions of different time periods and of low construction quality had accumulated, layering on top of the original construction. Its distribution was the result of common customs of the past in which the space was highly compartmentalized, generating […]


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Israel Alba
Offices and industrial warehouse


A newly-created industrial zone in a peripheral area with no identity, references or language; major road links which cross, divide and model the contemporary landscape; a narrow, long plot between partition walls. Only the distant views on this landscape offer any interesting prospect of a relationship with the outside. The building hosts the headquarters of […]


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Batlle & Roig Architects
Waste Treatment Facility


The Waste Treatment Facility (CTRV, in Spanish) is located on a hillside overlooking the Coll Cardús massif in the municipality of Vacarisses, in the district of the Vallès Occidental. This site is currently taken up by a controlled waste landfill site nearing its capacity limit. This fact has caused its managing body to consider regulating […]


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Nook Architects
Twin House


From the historic Gothic Quarter in Barcelona, a project for two adjacent apartments arrived to us, which turned out to be a diamond in the rough. The dwellings were on a deplorable state; several low quality interventions from different times overlapped each other. Its distribution was the result of common customs of the past in which […]


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ripolltizon arquitectos
Social housing in Sa Pobla


Using the context The elements with which to develop the project are not far away. They are features that tell us about the climate, the context and the way we live. Simply walking around the place and looking at… the courtyards, the filters, the light, the plots configuration, the small scale of the buildings… the […]


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Josep Miàs
iGuzzini Ibérica SA Headquarters


The new iGuzzini Illuminazione Ibérica S.A. headquarters is located between AP-7 and C-16 highways (Barcelona metropolitan roads). The building has two parts, each with a different function: one is low, extensive and underground, with no natural light and built in concrete; the other is spherical and with a glass shell, floating over the landscape. Taking profit […]


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