What is hidden behind this ceramic tiles cladding with brick shape? A thermal insulation material fixed over a real brick wall.
The new building for Dexeus Institute in Barcelona is one of these cases where openings completely divide the façade in horizontal strips.
The hotel Omm facade seems to us an interesting study case in many aspects.
In this case study we want to emphasize the constructive solution applied either in the facades as in the roof: an ETICS system coated with ceramic tiles.
This mixed-use complex apparently resort to the use of ceramics to integrate the building into a historic industrial district that still conserves 19th-century architecture - 22 @, Barcelona.
With this project we want to exemplify the scarce use of materials with which HArquitectes resolve their architecture, and therefore their facades.
Facades formed by double walls present the problem of possible condensation of the water on the cold side of the insulation.
The façade of the Sant Jordi student residence building is characterized by the continuity of the zinc sheet.