Since its blasting during the First Carlist War, Jorba Castle has been little more than a hodgepodge of ruins high over a small town of the Catalonian comarca of Anoia. But the earth moving carried out in the course of what was to be a simple adjustm
The old church of Santa Eulàlia in Gironella was built in the mid-14th century and since then it has been repurposed several times. In 1907 the building acquired a civil use and suffered a series of alterations derived from its different activities –
Sustainable growth needs are satisfied through different actions: occupying the empty dwellings, filling up the historic center, establishing guidelines for future growth, and recovering the typical terraced topography of local economy...
The Barcelona practice of Carles Enrich undertook the restoration of one of the two faces of the defense tower at the castle of Merola, the only remnants of the 13th-century construction in Puig-reig, a municipality of the comarca of Berguedà. The 20
The project in Nou Barris is a strategic plan by phases that aims to enhance natural cycles and biological exchange with other neighborhoods, introducing social housing, new facilities, community gardens, and outdoor sports areas... [+]
Located on the banks of the river Llobregat, Gironella is a Catalonian municipality split in two: on one side of the river is the town’s gridded extension; on the other is the historical core, perched on a hill, which for accessibility reasons has be
The proposal preserves the site’s character as a void, and transforms it into an urban vegetable garden; in exchange, it increases the action area to its immediate environment and inserts small housing-factory modules in the existing structures.
The youngest generations of architects have demonstrated that Catalan architecture can well pursue courses deviating from the cosmopolitanism of disseny and Barcelona. It is true that the teaching and practice of the profession in Catalonia has to a
It was to highlight the eroded footprint of a 12th-century castle that the Catalan architect Carles Enrich set about restoring the Merola Tower in Puigreig, a municipality of Barcelona province. The project was urgent, following the 2016 collapse of