Tag: Óscar Miguel Ares Álvarez

Resin interpretation centre | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo
09-10-2019 No Comments

Resin interpretation centre | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo

We understand social-sustainability as any building that is appreciated by their neighbours that maintain an ongoing relation with it. That’s why the transformation of the old slaughterhouse from the Spanish village of Traspinedo (Valladolid) in the Resin Interpretation Centre, better known as CIR, was raised according to a dual commitment: -As an iconic reading of the rural area where the […]

Metalworking Industry Building | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo
03-04-2019 No Comments

Metalworking Industry Building | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo

Light, intended as the origin of the project; as an immaterial element that became the principle of the structural order. The origin of its rhythm and its proportion. The layout of the plot, on the east-west axis, imposed its search. The project was conceived from the section; as a vertical stacking system composed by a sequence of elements attached in […]

Warehouse rehabilitation in Valladolid | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo
14-02-2018 No Comments

Warehouse rehabilitation in Valladolid | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo

Creating atmospheres. In the peripheries of our cities it is not unusual that the industry is just construction. The manufacturing processes mark the accuracy and the calibration of the dimensioning of structures and enclosures. The logic of functionality does not allow arbitrariness. The Industry is precise, mechanical, and optimal; if it is not adapted to the productive needs, the industrial […]

The housing for the elderly in Adeamayor de San Martin | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo
04-01-2017 No Comments

The housing for the elderly in Adeamayor de San Martin | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo

The housing for the elderly in Adeamayor de San Martin (Valladolid) can not be understood without its context. Located on the border of a saline hidden wetland (Salgüeros de Aldeamayor) the aridity of the terrain and the infinite horizontality of the Spanish agricultural esplanade – dotted with small masses of pine trees – dominates the landscape, conditioning the implementation of […]