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Posts tagged as 'Nook Architects'

Thu 16.8.

Juno’s House by Nook Architects

Posted by Walter Phillips on 16.08.2018 - Tagged as:

Juno’s House by Nook Architects

Photographer: nieve|Productora Audiovisual

Our clients purchased a row house with the intention of doing a modest refurbishment: to renovate the kitchen, opening it to the living room, adding a new bathroom and give the whole a fresher look. When the works began, however, we detected that the quality of construction was extremely poor and that each level was a patchwork of humble materials. The floor slab of the main level almost collapsed on top of us- we then had to come to a halt and analyse the situation. A simple refurbishment had converted into a comprehensive intervention that affected the structure and envelope of the house. (more…)

Wed 1.8.

The Bookcase by Nook Architects

Posted by Walter Phillips on 01.08.2018 - Tagged as:

The Bookcase by Nook Architects

Photographer: Nieve I Productora Audiovisual

 

The apartment, located in a building in Raval, just a few metres from La Rambla, is an achievement of space. As you walk in, it opens up from the main façade to the rear terrace, which looks over the Boqueria market. Initially, we were surprised to see that the apartment occupied the entire floor of the building, with a contrast of large and small obsolete spaces and proportionally limited connection to the enormous, uneven terrace.
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