Barajas Social Housing Blocks / EMBT

© Roland Halbe

Architects: EMBT
Location: Barajas, Madrid,
Architect In Charge: Benedetta Tagliabue
Design Team: Alex Ruiz, Susana Oses, Cesar Trujillo, Marta Ruiz Nieto, Jordi Gorbe Neira, Valentina Antinucci, Laura Weiss, Jack O’Kelly, Cristián Ferrera,Vaiva Simoliunaite, Jesús Baranda, Carls Ernesto Lince, Carolina Carvalho, Ramón Gómez, Pedro Rodríguez Gómez Limón, Marco Coletti.
Area: 12,568 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Roland Halbe

Could a Lick of Super Strong Carbon Paint Fix Caltrava’s Palau de les Arts?

El Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia

Will the peeling shell of Santiago Calatrava’s Palau de les Arts in  be saved by an innovative, new paint? Calatrava’s $455.6 million project, which surpassed its budget four times over, has sprouted many defects over the years, but none more damning than its peeling facade – a defect that spurred the city of to sue Calatrava’s office. However, Spanish paint manufacturer Graphenano has proposed an innovative solution: Graphenstone, a mixture of limestone powder and the allotrope graphene, which should just prevent further deterioration. Whether the solution could also relieve some courtroom tension, remains to be seen. Read more on Inhabitat and The Architect’s Newspaper.

Baluarte. Auditorium and Congress Center of Navarre / Francisco Mangado

© José Manuel Cutillas

Architect: Francisco Mangado
Location: , Navarre,
Design Team: Alfonso Alzugaray Los Arcos. Arquitecto Asociado. Laura Martínez de Gereñu, María Langarita, Isabel López, Carlos Pereda, Carlos Urzainqui
Area: 63,000 sqm
Year: 2003
Photographs: José Manuel Cutillas

Funeral Parlor / Muñoz Miranda Architects

© Javier Callejas Sevilla

Architects: Muñoz Miranda Architects
Location: Guardia Civil Guardia Civil Puesto de Murtas, Calle del Atalayón, 18490 Murtas, Granada, Spain
Architect In Charge: Alejandro Muñoz Miranda, Jesús M. Muñoz Miranda
Civil Engineer: Pedro A. González Garrido
Area: 82.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Javier Callejas Sevilla

Maritime Station Vilanova de Arousa / 2C Arquitectos

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Architects: 2C Arquitectos
Location: Rúa Porto do Cabo, Vilanova de Arousa, Pontevedra, Spain
Architect In Charge: Angel Cid y Silvia Diz
Design Team: Maite Gómez, Cristina Sánchez, Elisa Fernández, María Rodríguez, Carlos Perandones
Area: 258 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Santos-Díez

M2 Technological Building, University of Salamanca / Sanchez Gil Arquitectos

© Fernando Sánchez Cuadrado

Architects: Sanchez Gil Arquitectos
Location: , Salamanca, Spain
Project Architects: Emilio Sánchez Gil, Fernando Sánchez Cuadrado, Emilio Sánchez Cuadrado
Technical Architects: José Francisco González Hernández, Joaquín Goyenechea
Project Area: 3,245 sqm
Photographs: Fernando Sánchez Cuadrado

Subacute Hospital of Mollet / Mario Corea Arquitectura

© Pepo Segura

Architects: Mario Corea Arquitectura
Location: , Barcelona, Spain
Architect In Charge: Mario Corea
, Maricel Aguilera
Design Team: André Mota, María Ceballos
, Berta Masnou
, Marina Correia
Area: 6,500 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Pepo Segura, Courtesy of Aeroproductions, Courtesy of Mario Corea

Casa Tomás / LAB, Laboratory for Architecture in Barcelona

© José Hevia

Architects: LAB, Laboratory for Architecture in Barcelona
Location: Carrer de Pujol, 24, 08022 ,
Architects In Charge: Pepe Gascón, Víctor Sala
Area: 80.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: José Hevia

Mediterranean Pearl / Carlos Gilardi

© Antonio López Espada

Architects: Carlos Gilardi
Location: Morro de Toix, 03710, Alicante, Spain
Area: 421.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Antonio López Espada

House 1101 / H Arquitectes

© Adrià Goula

Architects: H Arquitectes
Location: , Barcelona, Spain
Architects In Charge: David Lorente, Josep Ricart, Xavier Ros, Roger Tudó
Area: 323 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Adrià Goula

C-32 Social dwelling / Santiago de Molina + Hayden Salter + Agatángelo Soler + Edgar Sarli

© Jesús Granada

Architects: Santiago de Molina, Hayden Salter, Agatángelo Soler, Edgar Sarli
Location: Calle Tremis, 5, 28054 Madrid, Spain
Structure: Gogaite y Valladares
Constructor: Isolux-Corsan Corvina
Area: 3733.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Jesús Granada, Hayden Salter

House for 3 dwellings / Paul Basañez, Ibon Basañez, Alvaro Albaizar

© Mikel Eskauriaza

Architects: Paul Basañez, Ibon Basañez, Alvaro Albaizar
Location: 48600 Ugeraga, Biscay,
Area: 486.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Mikel Eskauriaza, Mari Luz Vidal

Salón Inés Pose / STGO

© Pablo González Fernández

Architects: STGO
Location: , A Coruña,
Architect In Charge: Santiago González Fernández
Design Team: Carlota Pardo Martínez, Pablo González Fernández
Area: 79.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Pablo González Fernández

Hospital of Mollet / Corea Moran Arquitectura

© Pepo Segura

Architects: Corea Moran Arquitectura
Location: , Barcelona,
Architect In Charge: Mario Corea, Lluís Moran
Area: 26,650 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Pepo Segura

10 Toll Stations and Canopies At The Ap-7 South / Bru Lacomba Setoain

© Adriá Goula

Architects: Bru Lacomba Setoain
Location: Salou, Tarragona,
Area: 13,250 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Adriá Goula

Baladrar House / Langarita Navarro Arquitectos

© Luis Diaz Diaz

Architects: Langarita Navarro Arquitectos
Location: Benissa, Alicante,
Architect In Charge: María Langarita, Víctor Navarro
Year: 2013
Photographs: Luis Diaz Diaz

127 Subsidized Dwellings in Barcelona / Bru Lacomba Setoain

© Jordi Surroca

Architects: Bru Lacomba Setoain
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Architects In Charge: Eduard Bru, Neus Lacomba, Victor Setoain
Area: 16,613 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Jordi Surroca, Adriá Goula

Dwellings in Barcelona / Josep Lluís Mateo

© Adrià Goula

Architects: Josep Lluís Mateo
Location: Passatge Marimon, 5, ,
Area: 907 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Adrià Goula