University Hospital Cafeteria / Sol89

University Hospital Cafeteria / Sol89

© Jesús Granada© Jesús Granada© Jesús Granada© Jesús Granada+ 13

Sevilla, Spain
  • Architects: sol89
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  1152 Area:  1152
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2011 Year:  2011
  • Photographs photographs:  Jesús GranadaPhotographs:  Jesús Granada
© Jesús Granada
© Jesús Granada

Text description provided by the architects. Breaking, folding and inserting. The Hospital is a cluster of activity and subjected to continuous flow changes. The intervention takes the estrangement as a starting point: we decided to insert a single continuous element, bent and broken, which defines, as opposed to the perimeter of empty space available, the area of medical staff and a series of courtyards perched to become new objects for contemplation.

© Jesús Granada
© Jesús Granada

The parasite, red and shiny, works when measured against its limits, is an occupied element and occupies the void at the same time. It has a double reading back and underside depending on where the user is situated and, finally, breaks the boundaries reaching the lobby and meeting with the Campus as a place of recreation.

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Address:Calle San Juan de Ribera, 1, 41009 Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain

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Cite: "University Hospital Cafeteria / Sol89" 11 May 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/370219/university-hospital-cafeteria-sol89> ISSN 0719-8884

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