BORN APARTMENT

BORN APARTMENT

Intervention in an 18th century heritage building overlooking the Santa Maria del Mar Cathedral. Conservation requirements applied not only to the façade, interior carpentry and ceiling details but also to the structure, which was composed of brick load bearing walls and wooden beams.

Photography | José Hévia

Lighting | Faro, Biosca Botey

APARTAMENTO BORN

Surface | 90 m2

Location | Barcelona, Spain

Date | 2020

APARTAMENTO BORN
APARTAMENTO BORN

The structural conservation strategy automatically discarded using metal reinforcements, a material that was not employed in the 18th century.  Instead, the geometry of the interior distribution preserved or reduced structural calculation spans.

APARTAMENTO BORN
APARTAMENTO BORN
APARTAMENTO BORN
APARTAMENTO BORN

BORN APARTMENT

Intervention in an 18th century heritage building overlooking the Santa Maria del Mar Cathedral. Conservation requirements applied not only to the façade, interior carpentry and ceiling details but also to the structure, which was composed of brick load bearing walls and wooden beams.

Collaborators | Catalonia Cerámica

Lightning | María García, Biosca & Botey

Photography | José Hévia

Surface | 90 m2

Location | Barcelona, Spain

Date | 2020

The structural conservation strategy automatically discarded using metal reinforcements, a material that was not employed in the 18th century.  Instead, the geometry of the interior distribution preserved or reduced structural calculation spans.

APARTAMENTO BORN
APARTAMENTO BORN

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