ARQUITECTURA-G is a studio of architecture founded in 2006 based in Barcelona, mainly dedicated to construction and teaching. They understand their work as a team, where individualities are dissolved in an addition of ways of doing. Material aspect is fundamental for the them, seing it as a field of research. Currently the office includes small projects and starts a new stage to approach ...read more
Refurbishment of a House in La Tallada by Arquitectura-G. Photograph © José Hevia
This house is located in La Tallada, a small typical village in the region Empordà, in Spain. The house that was commissioned to be refurbished, had different modifications and extensions throughout the building life that had given a particular appearance of defensive tower to the volume.
The Arquitectura-G project for each cabin is designed as an autonomous piece and has its own furniture built on site and covered with ceramic 13 × 13. The decision to cover all the plans horizontal with this piece, it generates extensive iridescent brown mantles that overlap through the different visual diagonal.