Tag Archives: madrid

abc museum

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ABC Museum, Illustration and Design Center, Madrid  – Aranguren & Gallegos Architects This museum building is hidden within a residential neighbourhood to the north of Gran Via in  Madrid.  The brilliant white criss crossed sunscreen blades differentiate the facade from … Continue reading

museu reina sofia

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Museu Reina Sofia Madrid – Jean Nouvel addition This addition to the famous Reina Sofia museum, home of Guernica among several hundred other works,  is notable for having been actually named after the architect that designed it – the Nouvel Addition. … Continue reading

caixa forum madrid

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Caixa Forum Madrid – Herzog & de Meuron A materially and experientially rich building renovation in Madrid.  The renovation consisted of removing the ground floor of the building and adding two floors above clad in rusted and perforated steel.  The … Continue reading