There were two challenges in designing the project: having to mix four different uses - school, culture, housing and parking - on one complicated plot; and addressing the issues of density and shaping the city on the edge of Paris’s arrondiss.
Completed in 2009 in Madrid, Spain. Images by SOMOS Arquitectos. From the first moment we saw ourselves forced to MAINTAIN the VOLUME of the block, since the urban plan had already fixed it in order to establish a.
Magney House : Glenn Murcutt’s disinclination for mechanical air-treatment and his quest for a comfortable, low-maintenance home led him back to the basic principles of passive design and in this case a reverse brick veneer walling system.