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Thursday, August 28, 2008

Today's archidose #238

Here's three buildings in Santiago de Compostela, Spain (the city of last week's dose), all photographed by z.z..

Santiago de Compostela, SGAE. Antón García Abril
SGAE (General Society of Authors and Publishers) Central Office by Antón García Abril (Ensamble Studio).

Santiago de Compostela, Escuela de Altos Estudios Musicales. Antón García Abril
Musical Studies Centre at the University of Santiago de Compostela, also by Antón García Abril (Ensamble Studio).

Santiago de Compostela, Facultade de Ciencias da Comunicación. Álvaro Siza
Faculty of Information Studies at the University of Santiago de Compostela by Álvaro Siza

4 comments:

  1. Interesting
    Thank you for maintaining a very informative blog!

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  2. I've written in detail about Anton Garcia Abril's work in a blog post here:

    http://architectureandmorality.blogspot.com/2007/11/in-end-there-is-building-limits-of.html

    I helped bring him to Dallas for an interesting lecture last year. Very nice work overall. A common theme that relates all of his work is the feeling of gravity, of weight. I am glad to see that his SGAE building is finished.

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  3. wow, that so inspiring, it reminds of an ancient pre-culumbian fortress.

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