Year of Completion

1-1-2007

Client

Empresa Municipal de la Vivienda y Suelo

Material of interest

Bamboo louver

Properties of Materials

It's eco-friendly and it's comfortingly cozy. Operating within a severely limited budget.The primary architectural effect of the building is not dependent on the architects vision, but as an effect of the inhabitants choice, as if the facade was a register at any given moment of a cumulative effect of individuals choices.

Material Properties

Material of interest: Bamboo louver

Properties of material: It's eco-friendly and it's comfortingly cozy. Operating within a severely limited budget.The primary architectural effect of the building is not dependent on the architects vision, but as an effect of the inhabitants choice, as if the facade was a register at any given moment of a cumulative effect of individuals choices.

Application

Exterior façade

Climate

Mediterranean

Environmental Response

Recyclable, light blocking, translucent

Keywords

Exterior façade, Mediterranean, Recyclable, Light blocking, Translucent

Location

Madrid, Spain

Sources

Manufacturer website: http://www.acciona.com/

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Date submitted

8-1-2013

Disciplines

Architecture

Carabanchel Housing

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