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  7. Covered Frontón in Ajangiz / Blur Arquitectura

Covered Frontón in Ajangiz / Blur Arquitectura

  • 01:00 - 22 April, 2013
  • Translated by OPS Firenxis
Covered Frontón in Ajangiz / Blur Arquitectura
Covered Frontón in Ajangiz / Blur Arquitectura, © Eugeni Pons
© Eugeni Pons

© Eugeni Pons © Eugeni Pons © Eugeni Pons © Eugeni Pons + 19

  • Architects

  • Location

    Barrio Mendieta
  • Architect in Charge

    Alex Borrás, Enric Farrerons, Octavio Pérez
  • Project Architects

    Juan José Valdecantos, Iván Caro
  • Area

    1445.0 m2
  • Year

    2011
  • Photographs

  • Engineers

    Protec Ingenieros Sl
  • Construction

    Zabalandi Sa
  • Collaborators

    Enric Guivernau, Julia Pons
  • More Specs Less Specs
© Eugeni Pons
© Eugeni Pons

Text description provided by the architects. The most important task of this project is to redefine the site conditions before deciding to build.

© Eugeni Pons
© Eugeni Pons

It is similar to a social landscape, or something closer to be able to recognize the reality of the place, in which the topography is combined with a social desirability of the project, to transform this new place into a public building of unity and cohesion (church, cultural center, church plaza).

© Eugeni Pons
© Eugeni Pons

On one hand, we find the ground projected as a figurative map where we seek to elicit different everyday situations: walking, sitting, garden… Defined around a precise topography attempting different routes and public functions.

© Eugeni Pons
© Eugeni Pons

Routes that connect the frontón with the plaza of the church, the plaza of the church with the center of culture, and so on.

© Eugeni Pons
© Eugeni Pons

On the other hand, a folded sheet, sensitive to its surroundings, will adapt to the topographic and volumetric conditions of the site, guarding the areas that are required to be protected.

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Covered Frontón in Ajangiz / Blur Arquitectura" [Frontón Cubierto En Ajangiz / Blur Arquitectura] 22 Apr 2013. ArchDaily. (Trans. Firenxis, OPS) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/362796/covered-fronton-in-ajangiz-blur-arquitectura/> ISSN 0719-8884
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