Rising over one of the main highways of access into the city, in the eastern part of Madrid, the firm SUMA – established by architects Guillermo Sevillano and Elena Orte in 2005 – proposes a freestanding block of co-op apartments and studios for a young group of professionals. Each apartment adapts to the particular needs of its users and permits high customization standards. The use of wood as predominant structural material – visible both in the exterior enclosure and in the interior finishes –, makes the construction and assembly process easier, offers great hygrothermal and environmental performance, and gives the project a distinctive image...
SUMA, Elena Orte, Guillermo Sevillano
Jesús López, Marta Romero, Sara Contreras
Nuria Saiz (arquitecto técnico quantity surveyor); Julio González (jardinería gardening); Miguel Nevado (estructuras structures); Xavier Saltó (instalaciones installations)