Articles tagged Spain

Cottage in Fontanars by Ramon Esteve. Photo Mariela Apollonio
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Ramon Esteve blends concrete and pine within a Spanish landscape

FONTANARS – When approaching the new building designed by Ramon Esteve, the first word to pop into the mind has to be ‘archetypal’.

House-T by Tsukano. Photo Kenichi Asano
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Mark A-to-Z: M is for Minimalism

Whether you live the minimalist dream or are aspiring to become a fervent follower of this philosophy, we can learn a bit more about how to enrich our lives with the minimum.

Billboard: German Design Council
Billboard: German Design Council
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How the Space Race inspired the Movistar eSports training centre

MADRID – Trapezoidal doors and neon contrast with natural wood in the Movistar eSports Centre, combining retro-futuristic aesthetics with physical comfort.

Frederiksberg Kindergarten by COBE. Photo Rasmus Hjortshøj
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Mark A-to-Z : K is for Kindergarten Schools

Although school may be out right now, we can still dream of naps and playtime in these five projects that bring out the kid in us all. 

Mark A-to-Z: H is for Health
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Mark A-to-Z: H is for Health

From dental clinics to hospices, Mark has picked five projects that cater to the needs of the healthcare industry.

Mark A-to-Z: C is for Concrete
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Mark A-to-Z: C is for Concrete

We take a look at five projects that have benefited from the qualities of concrete as a durable resource for family residences, public buildings and tiny houses.

Caixaforum Seville by Vázquez Consuegra. Photos Jesus Granada
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Two worlds inspire Vázquez Consuegra's subterranean cultural centre

SEVILLE – In March 2017, Seville became the eighth Spanish city to inaugurate a Caixaforum. The project repurposes a space that previously existed as a subterranean car park.

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LiquenLAV turns a small restaurant into a Tetris game

SORÍA, Spain – Pizzeria or puzzle? Valentín Sanz combines spatial efficiency and playfulness in his latest project: Pivvzza.

Billboard: Holiday Sale 2017 New Items
Billboard: Holiday Sale 2017 New Items
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Masquespacio demonstrates how to look great for day-to-night dining

València, Spain – There are millions of YouTube tutorials by beauty gurus on how to achieve something Masquespacio does effortlessly for gastrobar La Manera.

Saint Caralampio’s Shed by Arturo Franco. Photos courtesy of the architect
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Arturo Franco describes his latest project as 'a catalogue of solutions'

Cáceres – Arturo Franco is perhaps most famously known in the industry for realising multiple interventions in the Matadero warehouse complex (former slaughterhouse) in Madrid.

Casa Aljibe by Valdivieso Arquitectos. Photos David Frutos
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Valdivieso constructs a house on top of a water tank

ALPEDRETE – A former water cistern provides the foundation for a single-occupancy home near Madrid.

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Guillermo Santomà fills a Barcelona workplace with the magic of Miami

Barcelona – The new headquarters of ad agency The Keenfolks in Barcelona are a poetic example of how to achieve more with less.