HOME CASA BLOC-
HOME CASA BLOC-
Competition 2nd prize.
The refurbishing and adaptation project for a Home in Casa Bloc aims to provide the new facility with comfortable and functional spaces based on the qualities of habitability conditions as J.Ll. Sert did: natural light, adequate ventilation, spaces provided and several, with special attention to the special relationships between the interior and exterior (terraces, corridors and rooms). The Home is conceived as a global project based on common spaces (interiors, interiors, and exteriors), and intimate spaces, in which it is intended to achieve the maximum biohabitability minimizing the environmental impact. A flexible organization system based on interconnected spaces is proposed, which defines different types of accommodation.
Ferran Grau Valldosera
Nuria Casais Pérez
Structure: Windmill Structural Consultants
Engineer: TDI Enginyers
Technical Architect: Álex Moreno
Residencia ATRIA awarded at XI Biennal Alejandro de la Sota.
Opening of the exhibition XIV Bienal Espanyola d’Arquitectura i Urbanismo “Más habitar, más humanizar” at La Arquería de Nuevos Ministerios a Madrid. The exhibition includes the project “ATRIA Home” that was finalist at the XIV BEAU.
ATRIA Home project is shortlisted in the XIV Bienal Española de Arquitectura y Urbanismo “Más habitar, más humanizar”. The opening of the XIV BEAU exhibition will take place in Santander (Spain).
“ATRIA Home” published in IoARCH magazine (number 80).
The exhibition “Arquitectures en el paisatge. 2000-2017” in the COAC (Vic) includes the project “Habitat Store”. Open till April 8th.
Nuria Casais will participate as jury member in the Trabajos Final de Màster presentation, Màster “Diseño de espacios urbanos, arquitectura y movilidad.»
Opening of the exhibition “Import WB Export Bcn Re-activate the city”. Ferran Grau contributes in the catalogue with the essay “Una arquitectura activa”(An active architecture). The exhibition is part of Cities Connection Projects and is edited by DPR Barcelona.
Ferran Grau and Nuria Casais will be at EURAU 18 symposium, in Alicante, presenting “TILIBFOP. A research on the European architectural identity” and “NAC: A new regional estructure” respectively.
Nuria Casais appointed as Teaching Assistant at Arkitektskolen Aarhus in Denmark.
“Home where is home?”, Nuria Casais and Ferran Grau will lecture at Instituto Cervantes in Sidney.
Ferran Grau, Nuria Casais y Rafa Mateo, selected to direct the number 273 of Quaderns d’Arquitectura i Urbanisme, published by COAC and Polígrafa editorial.
Nuria Casais is appointed to teach at ESDesign – Escuela Superior de Diseño de Barcelona in the Master “Diseño de espacios urbanos, arquitectura y movilidad”.
Ferran Grau will lecture in “Puig I Cadafalch, arquitecte de Catalunya” presenting “Josep Puig I Cadafalch, una actitud arquitectònica vigent”.
GRAUCASAIS awarded with the second prize in the open competition for the LLAR RESIDÈNCIA Casa Bloc, Barcelona.
The Habitat store project, shortlisted in the «Unfinished,” Pabellón Español for the Bienal de Arquitectura de Venecia. Catalogue edited by the Fundación Arquia and Ministerio de Fomento, 2016.