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  7. Collage Building / Rahola Vidal

Collage Building / Rahola Vidal

  • 01:00 - 25 June, 2013
Collage Building / Rahola Vidal
Collage Building / Rahola Vidal, © José Hevia
© José Hevia

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Carrer del Comte d'Urgell, 139, 08036 Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
  • Architect In Charge

    Víctor Rahola Aguadé, Jorge Vidal Tomás
  • Area

    6980.0 m2
  • Year

    2011
  • Photographs

  • Collaborators

    BOMAINPASA, PGI engineering, Mario Barredo, Peret, Josep Mª Tremoleda
  • Client

    ProEixample
  • Budget

    8.252.000 €
  • Cost

    1182 €/m2
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© José Hevia
© José Hevia

Text description provided by the architects. The Collage Building is an architectural building of proximity, connected with the urban landscape and the social necessities of Barcelona.

© José Hevia
© José Hevia

The project works as a vertical city organized by horizontal layers, each one related with the others through perforations and voids. The building groups different facilities: a nursery, a young centre, a library, a community centre and an auditorium.

© José Hevia
© José Hevia

These five programs need a close relation with the outside but they have to share the same ground floor. This becomes a social place, permeable and active which connects the surrounding city with the building and the public garden in the block interior.

© José Hevia
© José Hevia

The result is a collage of different parts, a sequential promenade of urban episodes.

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Cite: "Collage Building / Rahola Vidal" [Edificio Collage / Rahola Vidal] 25 Jun 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/391759/collage-building-rahola-vidal/> ISSN 0719-8884
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