Library at Sant Pol

Sant Pol de Mar, 2007
Client:  Barcelona Provincial Council
Area:  900 m2
Phase:  open competition / 2nd prize

The competition put forward the location of the new municipal library in the ancient school designed by the architect Mas i Morell in 1910.

It is proposed to rehabilitate the existing building and completing the programme with a new space buried under the current patio and building a new body annexed. The intervention it is formalized as a carpet covering the basement that folds to generate the new body: an enclosed space, a light element, not a volume, for not competing with the modernist building.

rehabilitació antigues escoles st. pol
 concurs biblioteca
xarxa biblioteques diputació barcelona
antigues escoles st. pol de mar