// arthitectural / Valencia
  • The new monastery of Saint Catherine of Siena has been built beside the old monastery that inhabited these dominican nuns of Paterna and that after the move it was demolished. The new building, modern and functional, picks up all the needs of the congregation and adapts to the daily life of these cloistered nuns, that […]


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  • A privileged place within a golf course near to Valencia is the starting point of this project. The proposal is drawn with elliptical traces which contain the program and maximize the possibilities of local urban law by minimizing the volumetric impact on the site. Thus, a piece with a continuous façade that seems to lodge […]


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Elements abstraction, use of materials that do not mask what they are, structured and functional spaces, spatial value, light quality. “light” systems of exhibition or uniformity of materials. The idea is to fuse civil work and movably, or said diferently to confuse the limit between continent and content. The lighting, of subtle form, accentuates the […]


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