Do almost anything. Bullit Cyclery by Hugo Mompó

06/05/2016
Do almost anything. Bullit Cyclery by Hugo Mompó
[Valencia] Spain.
metalocus, ÁLVARO LAMAS
Bullit Cyclery by Hugo Mompó. Photography © Mariela Apollino.
An old local in the widening of Valencia reconverted into a bike shop.
Valencian architect Hugo Mompó has carried out the reform of this valencian shop of difficult proportions. The new store is understood as a house: the living room greets customers and working in the kitchen.
 

Description of the project by Hugo Mompó

In order to create the new shop "Bullit Cyclery" we started working within a large and dark unit with low-ceilings and entirely divided by walls. We wanted to overturn that situation and create a wide and light space. Thereby the false ceiling and the interior walls were demolished and we opened up completely the rear patio, leaving the space clear and full of light. A bike shop with a cosy character, with a living-room to sit and talk, a kitchen to work and a patio to let the light and air in.

Very little work was carried out: the elements that separate us from the outside, created by using galvanised steel trims; wooden floor slats of a single length whose remains are used as a hanging system; and simple furnitu...read more

Architect.-
Hugo Mompó
Area.-
110 sqm
Client.-
Bullit Motorcycles
Location.-
C/ Burriana 14. Valencia (Spain)
Award.-
First Price Colegio de Arquitectos de la
comunidad Valenciana (COACV) 2015.

 

MOMPÓ

Hugo Mompó is Architect and Team manager at Hugo Mompó Architecture, with office based in Valencia (Spain) and in Baden Württemberg (Germany). His work is developed within the fields of architecture, urban and landscape and interior design, for which he has received several awards, published his work and lectured. Architect entitled by E.T.S. Architecture of Valencia, awarded with the e...read more