Gallery: Barcelona’s Beautiful Martinet School Boasts a Sun-Shielding C...

 
The building features a beautiful ceramic tile façade that shields the southern corridors, providing passive protection from the sun.

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  1. lazyreader June 15, 2011 at 9:26 am

    Beautiful, looks more like the speaker box Charlie used to summon her angels. Barcelona is an architectural treasure trove and you think a school could “learn” from that.

    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/45/Jfader_batto_facade.jpg

    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d9/Casavicens.jpg

    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/98/Palau_de_musica_2.JPG

  2. acceleratedstall June 14, 2011 at 9:34 pm

    Creative, artistic and utilitarian – I wasn’t aware of this until I read this post. I’ll be in Barcelona in a few weeks and check it out in person then. Thanks!

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