the world's most visited architecture website
All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Projects
  3. Library
  4. Spain
  5. Duch-Piza arquitectos
  6. 2009
  7. Casal Ses Veles / Duch-Piza Arquitectos

Casal Ses Veles / Duch-Piza Arquitectos

  • 00:00 - 20 August, 2012
Casal Ses Veles / Duch-Piza Arquitectos
Casal Ses Veles / Duch-Piza Arquitectos, © Jaime Sicilia
© Jaime Sicilia

© Jaime Sicilia © Jaime Sicilia © Jaime Sicilia © Jaime Sicilia + 14

  • Architects

  • Location

    C/ Jeroni Pou – Joan Alcover, Palma
  • Technical Architects

    Crhistoff Brhanna y Antoni Arqué
  • Structure

    F. Purroy
  • Collaboration

    G.Riverón, P. Skytta
  • Equipments

    J. Perelló
  • Project Year

    2009
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. Equipment which includes a community centre, a library and a sports track. In ground floor, a multipurpose room opens to a double height porch, contained within the building´s volume. The entrance, at the corner of two streets, directly confronts this gap.

© Jaime Sicilia
© Jaime Sicilia

A stair, at the side of the porch, provides access to the first floor, in which there are  multi-purpose rooms and to the second, in which there is the library, occupying the entire floor and showing itself to the exterior as a suspended volume.

© Jaime Sicilia
© Jaime Sicilia

The curved section of the roof gives form to a skylight  along the library, letting natural light bounce in and providing a uniform illumination. The outer face is prolonged, protecting  as a great veil  the rear facade of the building.

Plan
Plan

View the complete gallery

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
About this office
Cite: "Casal Ses Veles / Duch-Piza Arquitectos" 20 Aug 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/263925/casal-ses-veles-duch-piza-arquitectos/> ISSN 0719-8884
Read comments
Read comments
© Jaime Sicilia

Casal Ses Veles / Duch Pizá Arquitectos

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.