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Centro Abierto de Actividades Ciudadanas by ParedesPino Arquitectos (ES)

Posted by Nora Schmidt on 27.08.2010 - Tagged as: , , , ,

Centro Abierto de Actividades Ciudadanas by ParedesPino Arquitectos, photo by Jorge López Conde and Paredes Pino

The Madrid based ParedesPino Arquitectos recently completed this urban installation of permanent parasols, the Centro Abierto de Actividades Ciudadanas (CAAC), in Cordoba in the south of Spain.

The central piazza is located close to the train station and is venue for a market twice a week. The prefabricated parasols shade this higly frequented open space, solve the artificial lighting and allow drainage of water inside.

Centro Abierto de Actividades Ciudadanas by ParedesPino Arquitectos, photo by Jorge López Conde and Paredes Pino

Centro Abierto de Actividades Ciudadanas by ParedesPino Arquitectos, photo by Jorge López Conde and Paredes Pino

Centro Abierto de Actividades Ciudadanas by ParedesPino Arquitectos, photo by Jorge López Conde and Paredes Pino

Centro Abierto de Actividades Ciudadanas by ParedesPino Arquitectos, photo by Jorge López Conde and Paredes Pino

Location: Córdoba, Spain
Construction: 2010.04
Developer: Procórdoba. Proyectos de Córdoba Siglo XXI
Architect: Fernando G. Pino, Manuel G. de Paredes
Collaborators: Raquel Blasco Fraile and David Pérez Herranz
Consultants: Rafael Pérez Morales (dirección de ejecución / xxxx), Robert Brufau, Xavier Aguiló, María José Camporro, BOMA S.L. (estructuras / structures), ARGU, Ingeniería (instalaciones / mechanical engineering)
Contractor: Ferrovial
Built Area: Area de actuación 11.920 m2. Superficie cubierta 6.922 m2
Budget: 3.26 Million Euros


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