Light and comfort in a vaulted basement dwelling at Barceloneta

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raul sanchez architects is an architecture and design practice based in Barcelona, founded by Raúl Sánchez (Linares, 1978). He graduated from the architecture school in Granada, Spain, and starting in 2006 worked under the name of Agencia de Construcción de IDeas. Since 2005 he has resided and worked in Barcelona developing a professional activity that includes architecture, urbanism, design, and resources, ideas, and techniques management. He is currently a professor in 'Private Perimeters', a postgraduate diploma in the Elisava School, Barcelona.

The studio's awards include Premis FAD 2018 - Selected. Premis FAD 2017 - Selected. Arquia Próxima V, 1st Special Mention of the Jury. Premis Catalunya Construcció 2016 - Selected. bcnappsjam. jury's special prize. Ecobarrios competition - Honourable Mention. Europan 8 Valladolid, Spain - 1st prize.


José Hevia (Palma de Mallorca, 1976). Studied Fine arts (UB/BBAA) and general photography at the l’Institut d’estudis fotogràfics de Catalunya (IEFC). Stablishes as a specialized landscape and architecture photographer in 2003. Took part as a photographer in the editorial team of Quaderns d’arquitectura i urbanisme (ED.COAC) 2003-2005. He realized different documentary works about modern spanish architecture (2G nº33 Coderch 10+1 casas ED. GG, Guia de arquitectura Moderna de catalunya 1880-2007 COAC, Fundación DOCOMOMO, Monografía Alejandro de la Sota ED. Fundación ARQUIA). Collaborates regularly with architecture offices, institutions and media, combining with freelance projects. In 2014 made the large format photography for the exhibition, curated by Iñaki Ábalos, in Spanish pavillion for the 14º Venice Architecture Biennale.



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