New life for Ortega Marañón Foundation by Junquera Arquitectos

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Design team
Jerónimo Junquera García del Diestro, Jerónimo Junquera González-Bueno, Mireia Muntaner Gil, Ana Junquera González-Bueno.
Maria Eugenia Argelich Argerich, Irene Monzón, Paula Esteban. Project Director.- Elena Pascual, Architect. Installations.- Úrculo Ingenieros SL - Carlos Úrculo. Structures.- Mecanismo Ingeniería SL - Juan Rey. Landscape.- Teresa Galí. Acoustics.- Margarida. Infographics.- Junquera Arquitectos. Technical architect.- María Vallier.
SA de Obras y Servicios COPASA.
1,677.27 sqm.
Budget.- € 1,466,769.37. Total Budget + VAT.- € 2,112,000.01. Completed budget.- € 2,323,070.22.
Master plan.- December 2014. Special plan.– January - March 2015. Basic project.– May - July 2015. Execution project.– September - November 2015. Modified execution project.– November - December 2018. Start of work. - June 2017 / November 2018. End of work.– November 2019.
Facade cladding.- WEBER. Interior flooring: linoleum.- GERFLOR - stoneware.- KERATEC. Air conditioning.- LG. Sloped roof: Wood treatment.- XYLADECOR. Waterproofing.- IMPERLINE. Roof tiles.- CERÁMICA VEREA SA. Zinc.- VM ZINC. Vegetable cover.- DANOSA. False ceilings and cladding.- KNAUF. Acoustic insulation cover.- ISOVER. Sanitary.- ROCA. Lighting.- RZB, OSRAM, PRILUX. Elevator and lifting platform.- SCHINDLER. Compact Files.- EYPAR.
Street Fortuny, 53. Madrid, Spain.


Jerónimo Junquera graduated in Technical University of Madrid in 1969 and has developed his professional activity in different fields of architecture and urban design. He founded the studio JUNQUERA architects in 1973 and has been associated with Estanislao Pérez Pita from 1973 to 1998 and Liliana Obal from 2002 to 2006. The JUNQUERA Arquitectos practice has developed,  over more than 30 years since its founding in 1973, projects in different fields of architecture.

In teaching, he has been Professor of Studio class at Technical University of Madrid and other centers as guest lecturer: UIMP, Camuñas Foundation and CEES, besides numerous conferences and seminars. He has been Director of the magazine BODEN between 1974-1976, Director of Architecture Magazine COAM between the years 1977-1980, Founder and Director of the AXA Gallery in the years 1980-1981 and has written numerous articles in journals and newspapers, complementing his work. He is Chairman of the Board of the "Foundation Study" and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the College Study.

He has won awards in prestigious national and international competitions and his work has been published in journals of national and international architecture and exposed repeatedly, both nationally and internationally. His work has been honored with numerous awards, he has been present in virtually all editions of the Biennial of Spanish Architecture and Architecture Exhibition at national and international level. He has won the Prize for Urban Planning and Public Architecture of the City of Madrid in 1985, 1987, 1993, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2006, the COAM Prize of the College of Architects of Madrid in 1995 and 2003, Quality, Architecture and Housing Award of the Community of Madrid 2004, the National Prize of Sport Architecture (Center for High Performance Granada) in 1998, the National Award for Rehabilitation of the COE (National Library) in 1995 and The National Award for Housing Quality of the  Ministry of Housing in 2007.



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