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Los Olivos 53 Houses and 58 Garages / Espaciopapel

02:00 - 9 February, 2016
Los Olivos 53 Houses and 58 Garages / Espaciopapel, © Elena Almagro
© Elena Almagro
  • Architects

  • Location

    Calle San Timoteo, 2, 28011 Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • Architects in Charge

    Elena Wilhelmi Casanova, Rafael Palomares Bralo
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

© Elena Almagro © Elena Almagro © Elena Almagro © Elena Almagro +24

Raumplan House / Alberto Campo Baeza

03:00 - 2 February, 2016
Raumplan House  / Alberto Campo Baeza, © Javier Callejas Sevilla
© Javier Callejas Sevilla

© Javier Callejas Sevilla © Javier Callejas Sevilla © Javier Callejas Sevilla © Javier Callejas Sevilla +22

Hernandez Residence / Daniel Valle

09:00 - 16 January, 2016
Hernandez Residence  / Daniel Valle, Courtesy of Daniel Valle
Courtesy of Daniel Valle
  • Architects

  • Location

    Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • Area

    320.0 sqm
  • Photographs

    Courtesy of Daniel Valle

Courtesy of Daniel Valle Courtesy of Daniel Valle Courtesy of Daniel Valle Courtesy of Daniel Valle +14

Madrid Rejects Current Renovation Plans for Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabéu Stadium

08:00 - 22 December, 2015
Madrid Rejects Current Renovation Plans for Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, Winning proposal for the Bernabéu Stadium. Image
Winning proposal for the Bernabéu Stadium. Image

At the beginning of 2014, gmp was selected through a competition to redesign Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabéu stadium, as part of a larger project being implemented by Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez. In addition to expanding the capacity of the stadium and covering it with a metallic, retractable roof, the project consisted of constructing a 12,250 square meter retail center and hotel, and an underground parking lot for up to 600 cars. 

Now, however, the Madrid City Council has rejected the current renovation plan for the stadium. Speaking with local media, Chief of Sustainable Urban Development, José Manuel Calvo, explained that the current authorities will only support projects that are “consistent with public interest, [that] don’t involve new uses of public land and that are confined exclusively to the area currently occupied by the stadium’s facilities.”

Arup Releases Report Envisioning a Greener Madrid

06:00 - 14 December, 2015
Arup Releases Report Envisioning a Greener Madrid, Courtesy of Arup
Courtesy of Arup

Arup’s Foresight + Research + Innovation, Madrid Sustainability and Master Planning, and Landscape Architecture teams have released Madrid + Natural, a series of guidelines to address climate change within the city.

The forward-thinking report to seeks to provide “multiple nature-based solutions to regulate Madrid’s urban environment and respond to problems like pollution, increased heavy storm events, drought, periods of abnormally hot temperatures, and local biodiversity loss.”

River stream restoration. Image Courtesy of Arup Urban farming. Image Courtesy of Arup Sustainable roofs. Image Courtesy of Arup Microclimates. Image Courtesy of Arup +8

Covered Riding Arena Refurbishment / BETA.0

09:00 - 29 November, 2015
 Covered Riding Arena Refurbishment / BETA.0, © Imagen Subliminal
© Imagen Subliminal
  • Architects

  • Location

    Madrid, España
  • Arquitecto a cargo

    Borja Peña Morientes
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photography

© Imagen Subliminal © Imagen Subliminal © Imagen Subliminal © Imagen Subliminal +24

Biombombastic / elii

05:00 - 26 November, 2015
Biombombastic / elii, © Miguel de Guzmán y Rocío Romero
© Miguel de Guzmán y Rocío Romero
  • Architects

  • Location

    Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • Architect in Charge

    (elii) Uriel Fogué + Eva Gil + Carlos Palacios
  • Design Team

    Pedro P. García, Alicia García, Ana López, Claire Laborde
  • Size

    24.90m2
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

© Miguel de Guzmán y Rocío Romero © Miguel de Guzmán y Rocío Romero © Miguel de Guzmán y Rocío Romero © Miguel de Guzmán y Rocío Romero +16

Gust Restaurant / Zooco Estudio

02:00 - 14 November, 2015
Gust Restaurant / Zooco Estudio, © Orlando Gutierrez
© Orlando Gutierrez
  • Architects

  • Location

    Calle de Génova, 5, 28004 Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • Project Team

    Miguel Crespo Picot, Sixto Martín Martínez, Javier Guzmán Benito.
  • Area

    394.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

© Orlando Gutierrez © Orlando Gutierrez © Orlando Gutierrez © Orlando Gutierrez +15

Madrid Río Wins Harvard's Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design

12:30 - 10 November, 2015
Madrid Río Wins Harvard's Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design , Courtesy of Harvard GSD
Courtesy of Harvard GSD

Madrid Río, a 120-hectare linear park that transformed the banks of Madrid's Manzanares River, has been awarded the Harvard Graduate School of Design's 12th Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design. Designed by Burgos & Garrido, Porras & La Casta, Rubio & Álvarez-Sala, and West 8, the public park completed its final phase this year - 10 years after being announced as winner of project's international competition.

“The decision to award Madrid Río the Green Prize in Urban Design was motivated by the jury’s desire to highlight the potential for thoughtfully planned and carefully executed mobility infrastructures to transform a city and its region,” commented jury chair Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Design and Planning at Harvard GSD. “The extent to which the project harnesses the deployment of new infrastructures as an opportunity to repair and regenerate the city through carefully articulated design interventions is particularly valuable within the context of contemporary urbanization globally.”

Courtesy of Harvard GSD Courtesy of Harvard GSD Courtesy of Burgos & Garrido Courtesy of Burgos & Garrido +20

Lisbon Architecture Triennale's Kick-Off Debate Madrid

11:47 - 9 November, 2015
Lisbon Architecture Triennale's Kick-Off Debate Madrid

The Crisis of Form
André Tavares debates with Juan Coll-Barreu and Nicolás Maruri

Madrid is the first international city to receive a debate to launch the 4th edition of the Lisbon Architecture Triennale. Under the title The Form of Form, this edition is curated by André Tavares and Diogo Seixas Lopes.

Rafael de La-Hoz Designs New Headquarters for Real Madrid

06:00 - 4 November, 2015
Rafael de La-Hoz Designs New Headquarters for Real Madrid, Courtesy of Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos
Courtesy of Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos

With a “well-balanced” proposal, according to the jury, Spanish firm Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos has been selected to design the new corporate headquarters for Spanish soccer team Real Madrid.

Carried out in collaboration with building company Ferrovial Agromán, the winning proposal aims at “unifying all services, modernizing administrative offices and, more generally, addressing the challenges of the future,” according to the firm. 

Garden and Playspace / Moneo Brock Studio

15:00 - 16 September, 2015
Garden and Playspace / Moneo Brock Studio, © Belén Moneo Feduchi
© Belén Moneo Feduchi

© Raquel Martínez Bretal © Belén Moneo Feduchi © Belén Moneo Feduchi © Raquel Martínez Bretal +19

Prointel Offices / AGi architects

20:00 - 24 July, 2015
Prointel Offices / AGi architects, © Miguel de Guzmán
© Miguel de Guzmán
  • Architects

  • Location

    Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • Architect in Charge

    Joaquín Pérez-Goicoechea, Nasser B. Abulhasan
  • Area

    300.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs

© Miguel de Guzmán © Miguel de Guzmán © Miguel de Guzmán © Miguel de Guzmán +17

The Clouds Observatory / Carolina González Vives

11:00 - 1 July, 2015
The Clouds Observatory  / Carolina González Vives, © Nacho Uribe Salazar
© Nacho Uribe Salazar

© Nacho Uribe Salazar © Nacho Uribe Salazar © Nacho Uribe Salazar © Nacho Uribe Salazar +16

076 Susaloon / elii

05:00 - 21 June, 2015
  • Architects

  • Location

    Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • Architect in Charge

    elii - Uriel Fogué + Eva Gil + Carlos Palacios
  • Design Team

    elii - Pedro P. García + Alicia García Martín + Claire Laborde
  • Area

    24.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photographs

© Miguel de Guzmán © Miguel de Guzmán © Miguel de Guzmán © Miguel de Guzmán +11

Social Housing in Vallecas / Vázquez Consuegra

05:00 - 18 June, 2015
Social Housing in Vallecas / Vázquez Consuegra, © Duccio Malagamba
© Duccio Malagamba
  • Architects

  • Location

    Avenida Ensanche de Vallecas, Madrid, España
  • Architect in charge

    Guillermo Vázquez Consuegra
  • Architectural technicians

    Marcos Vázquez Consuegra, Emilio Rodríguez
  • Area

    25.552 sqm
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photography

© Duccio Malagamba © Duccio Malagamba © Duccio Malagamba © Duccio Malagamba +22

177 Social Dwellings in Valdebebas / Francisco Mangado

09:00 - 5 June, 2015
177 Social Dwellings in Valdebebas / Francisco Mangado, © Roland Halbe
© Roland Halbe
  • Architects

  • Location

    Camino Arroyo de Valdebebas, Madrid, Madrid, Spain
  • Area

    34930.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photographs

© Roland Halbe © Roland Halbe © Roland Halbe © Roland Halbe +15

Barceló Market, Library and Sports Hall / Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos

09:00 - 4 June, 2015
Barceló Market, Library and Sports Hall / Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, © Roland Halbe
© Roland Halbe

© Roland Halbe © Roland Halbe © Antonio Balsera Gómez © Antonio Balsera Gómez +14