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  7. The Almost Invisible School / ABLM arquitectos

The Almost Invisible School / ABLM arquitectos

  • 09:00 - 14 March, 2018
The Almost Invisible School / ABLM arquitectos
 The Almost Invisible School / ABLM arquitectos, © Imagen Subliminal
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  • Architects

  • Location

    37184 Villares de la Reina, Salamanca, Spain
  • Architects in Charge

    Arturo Blanco Herrero, Laura Martínez Arribas
  • Area

    2618.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

  • Collaborators

    Sergio Azogra, Isaac Bachiller, Nacho Alonso, Verónica Fernández, Inés Gutierrez
  • Facilities engineer

    Fernando Aguado
  • Rigger

    Ángel García
  • Structures engineer

    Jacinto de la Riva
  • More Specs Less Specs
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Text description provided by the architects. In the metropolitan area of ​​the city of Salamanca, the municipality of Villares de la Reina stands out for its transformation during the last decades as it has one of the industrial estates of the city. The changes have partly disfigured the scale and transformed the material landscape conditions.

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Program Diagram
Program Diagram
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The almost invisible school proposes a reflection on the domestic scale of this kind of infrastructures, where the little ones must find spaces that they can catch, and places with which they can dream.

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Elevations
Elevations
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The accessible plan from the outside, is a large ceramic plinth made up of vertical pieces with seven colors made by Toni Cumella, which symbolize, at the same time, the singularity and the equality of each boy and each girl, collecting and enclosing the scale of the courtyards and play areas.

Detail
Detail

The upper areas are coated with a StacbondR composite aluminum finished mirror panel. These surfaces fade reflecting the sky and also the perimeter trees making this second level, necessary in the program, disappears like a magic game, and the school infrastructure recovers more domestic scales.

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Cite: " The Almost Invisible School / ABLM arquitectos" 14 Mar 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/890083/the-almost-invisible-school-ablm-arquitectos/> ISSN 0719-8884
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