Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects

Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects

Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Exterior Photography, Cityscape, FacadeEducational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Exterior Photography, Facade, WindowsEducational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Interior Photography, Stairs, Facade, HandrailEducational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows, FacadeEducational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - More Images+ 20

  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  15856
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2021
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  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  Florim, SCHUCCO, SIL Silbonit
  • Lead Architects : Vedran Pedisic, Erick Velasco Farrera, David A. Croteau, Jenni Katajamäki
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Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Exterior Photography, Cityscape
© Robert Benson Photography

Text description provided by the architects. The complex is a set of orthogonal volumes along the eastern margin of the plot keeping the same perimeter and strict height relationship. The American school forms the northeast corner, the Croatian elementary school the southeast, and the kindergarten is a neutral, low structure in the middle.

Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Interior Photography, Stairs, Facade, Handrail
© Robert Benson Photography
Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Interior Photography, Shelving
© Robert Benson Photography
Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Interior Photography, Kitchen, Table, Chair
© Robert Benson Photography

The objects are in a dialogue of form and structure; they build a space around the inner courtyards and emphasize the intimacy or security of the introvert. The educational complex is a nearly-zero design and the orientation is strictly determined by the optimal lighting in the north-south direction with glazed facades or east-west where the solid wall surface dominates.

Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Interior Photography, Dining room, Chair
© Robert Benson Photography
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Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Interior Photography, Dining room, Table, Windows, Chair
© Robert Benson Photography

The American school is a departure from both the classical system of education; classrooms are transparent to the surroundings as an intertwined system of niches next to the atrium and all spaces which are connected and flow into each other.

Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows, Facade
© Robert Benson Photography

The kindergarten was formed around an elongated central courtyard. PVN continuously with the atrium separates the nursery from the kindergarten unit and the primary school is organized in groups circularly connected to the inner courtyard.

Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows, Facade
© Robert Benson Photography

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Address:Zagreb, Croatia

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Cite: "Educational Complex Središće / SANGRAD+AVP architects + Flansburgh Architects" 09 Oct 2021. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/969588/educational-complex-sredisce-sangrad-plus-avp-architects-plus-flansburgh-architects> ISSN 0719-8884

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