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September 2007 – July 2008


Education & Research

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Carrer de Carles Riba, 11
08035 Barcelona

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€7 million

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Sant Gregori School Change this

Barcelona, Spain
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The commission focused on the reform, improvement, and extension of the existing facilities from 1972. The extension will include, an underground parking, 6 kindergarten classrooms, 6 additional primary level classrooms and a new elementary school of music with its 300 seats auditorium which will also be a Gymnasium for the entire school. The practice also pushed to create polivalent spaces and using the resulting rooftops as playgrounds.

The building was rated A-level energy wise. All the southern exposure of the classrooms is protected by overhangs and/or a brise-soleil of pine-wood sections. In a similar fashion, the basketball court is wrapped in a galvanized Rivisa steel mesh that will allow vegetation to climb and create an appropriate shadow for the playground.


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