Renovation of an Industrial Building Into a Single Family House / Guim Costa Calsamiglia

© Anton Briansó

Architects: Guim Costa Calsamiglia
Location: , Lleida, Spain
Project Area: 164 sqm
Project Year: 2012
Photographs: Anton Briansó

Restoration of Arab Tower in Riba de Saelices / Ignacio Vila Almazán + Alejandro Vírseda Aizpún + José Ignacio Carnicero

© Montse Zamorano

Architects: Ignacio Vila Almazán + +
Location: Riba de Saelices, Guadalajara, Spain
Project Area: 145 sqm
Project Year: 2007
Photographs: Montse Zamorano

Grafting Architecture: Catalonia at Venice

Convent de Sant Francesc / David Closes. Image © Jordi Surroca; Courtesy of Institut Ramon Llull

is returning for the second time to the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale with the Arquitectures Empeltades / Grafting Architecture. Referencing the botanical process of grafting, the proposal seeks to elucidate the changes taking place in contemporary Catalan architecture by highlighting processes in which “living traditions” are being updated as new.

More on “Grafting Architecture” after the break…

Sports Hall in Alcazar de San Juan / Rojo/Fernandez-Shaw

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Architects: Rojo/Fernandez-Shaw
Location: , Ciudad Real,
Architect In Charge: Begoña Fernández-Shaw Zulueta, Luis Rojo de Castro
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Begoña Fernández-Shaw

Single-Family Home in Las Encinas / Vicens + Ramos

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Architects: Vicens + Ramos
Location: Pozuelo de Alarcón, ,
Architects In Charge: Ignacio Vicens y Hualde, José Antonio Ramos Abengózar
Year: 2004
Photographs: Courtesy of Estudio Vicens+Ramos, Eugeni Pons

Housing And Urban Development Project In Manresa / Pich-Aguilera Architects

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Architects: Pich-Aguilera Architects
Location: Avinguda de les Bases de Manresa,  Manresa, , Spain
Architect In Charge: Felipe Pich-Aguilera Baurier, Teresa Batlle Pagés
Project Manager: Margherita Aricó
Area: 8,504 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Pich-Aguilera Architects

“Santa Madrona” – 62 Social Dwellings / Pich-Aguilera Architects

© Simon García

Architects: Pich-Aguilera Architects
Location: Travessera de Dalt, ,
Architect In Charge: Felip Pich-Aguilera Baurier, Teresa Batlle i Pagès
Area: 5,704 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Simon García

Pantheon For An Engineer / Martinez Vidal

© David Frutos

Architects: Martinez Vidal
Location: Cementerio de Nuestro Padre Jesús, ,
Area: 27 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: David Frutos

Reforma en Casp 63 / Carles Enrich Gimenez

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Architects: Carles Enrich Gimenez
Location: Eixample, ,
Area: 92 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Courtesy of Carles Enrich Gimenez

Refurbishment and Extension of the Lonja de Vilanova de Arousa / 2C Arquitectos

© Santos-Díez

Architects: 2C Arquitectos
Location: Rúa Porto do Cabo, 36620 , Pontevedra,
Architects In Charge: Angel Cid, Silvia Diz.
Area: 1298.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Santos-Díez

AP House / MVN Arquitectos

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Architects: MVN Arquitectos
Location: Calle Macenas, 04007 ,
Architect In Charge: Diego Varela de Ugarte, Emilio Medina García
Area: 408.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of MVN Arquitectos

Bodegas Protos / Richard Rogers + Alonso y Balaguer

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Architects: Richard Rogers, Alonso y Balaguer
Location: Peñafiel, Valladolid,
Area: 22,000 sqm
Year: 2008
Photographs: Courtesy of Richard Rogers + Alonso y Balaguer

House in Islas Bikini / Hollegha Arquitectos

© Pablo Casares

Architects: Hollegha Arquitectos
Location: Calle Islas Bikini, Madrid,
Architect In Charge: Brigitte Hollegha, Daniel Hollegha
Collaborators: Viktoria Jiru, Lisbet Parada
Area: 236 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Pablo Casares

Building Renovation at Cervantes Street / Antonio Altarriba

© Diego Opazo

Architects: Antonio Altarriba
Location: Calle Cervantes, , Badajoz, Spain
Area: 391 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Diego Opazo

Secondary and Cooking School, Plasencia / Landínez + Rey | equipo L2G arquitectos

© Jesús Granada

Architects: Landínez + Rey | equipo L2G arquitectos
Location: 10600 , Cáceres,
Design Team: David Landínez González-Valcárcel y Mónica González Rey (LANDÍNEZ+REY | equipo L2G arquitectos, slp [eL2Gaa]) + Rocío Landínez González-Valcárcel
Photographs: Jesús Granada

Espai Baronda / Alonso y Balaguer

© Josep Mª Molinos

Architects: Alonso y Balaguer
Location: El Prat de Llobregat, ,
Area: 6,000 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Josep Mª Molinos

106 Dwellings in Pamplona / Tabuenca Saralegui

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Architects: Tabuenca Saralegui
Location: , Navarre,
Project Architects: Luis Tabuenca, Fermín Saralegui, Mikel Chalezquer
Project Year: 2013
Photographs: Imagina2 Visualization Studio

EERJ Adaptation of Patio de Armas in El Real de la Jara Castle / Villegas Bueno Arquitectura

© Jesús Granada

Architects: Villegas Bueno Arquitectura
Location: 41250 , Sevilla,
Architect In Charge: Miguel Villegas Ballesta, Lourdes Bueno Garnica
Project Area: 1409.0 m2
Project Year: 2014
Photography: Jesús Granada