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Day Centre / Diaz Romero Arquitectos

  • 01:00 - 31 March, 2013
Day Centre / Diaz Romero Arquitectos
Day Centre / Diaz Romero Arquitectos, © Miguel Souto
© Miguel Souto

© Miguel Souto © Miguel Souto © Miguel Souto © Miguel Souto + 21

© Miguel Souto
© Miguel Souto

Text description provided by the architects. The works of this project are to adapt the existing structure of a sheltered housing to Day Centre, modifying partition sections and equipping of the facilities required for this type of building , with  the basic principles of comfort, maintenance economy, functionality, and a representative image and attractiveness linked to traditional facades in the Mancha.

© Miguel Souto
© Miguel Souto

It is essential to adequately address the provision of facilities for the proper functioning of a day center, but it is also essential to find a system that allows flexibility of use, essential in these cases, dimension partitioning controlled areas without losing the advantages a single large space can provide.

© Miguel Souto
© Miguel Souto

The proposed building consists of two floors above ground, eliminating the rigidity of spaces by implementing movable partitions in strategic, ensuring adaptability to use that space plays in every moment.

© Miguel Souto
© Miguel Souto

Being a land of great depth in relation to the width of the plot, we introduce two courtyards inside the building to get natural light in all rooms.

© Miguel Souto
© Miguel Souto

Variations on deck height and tilt allow implementation of skylights, creating a play of light that invade the interior space by changing the environment in every moment of the day.

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Cite: "Day Centre / Diaz Romero Arquitectos" 31 Mar 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/351446/day-centre-diaz-romero-arquitect/> ISSN 0719-8884