Itaim, 2017 PINI Award, Residential Building Category

Itaim, 2017 PINI Award, Residential Building Category

It is with great pride that we announce that the Forma Itaim Residences was the great winner of the 2017 Pini Award in the Best Residential Building category.

The first residential project of the Spanish architect Fermín Vázquez in Brazil has already won two other awards: the Structural Engineering Talent and the Central & South America Property Awards Development, which is oriented towards the whole of America.

Discover the pre-school school of the French lyceum in Barcelona, inaugurated today on the occasion of the #semainelfm

Discover the pre-school school of the French lyceum in Barcelona, inaugurated today on the occasion of the #semainelfm

Yesterday our project for the Infant School of the Lycée Français de Barcelone was inaugurated with the Ambassador of France in Spain, Yves Saint-Geours; the Director of the Agency for the Teaching of French abroad (AEFE – Agence pour l’enseignement français à l’étranger), Christophe Bouchard; and the architect of the AEFE Céline Mercier-Pujet.
C’était un grand plaisir!

ULI Madrid: III Meeting Megatrends on Urban Mobility

ULI Madrid: III Meeting Megatrends on Urban Mobility

For the first time in history, more than 50% of the world’s population lives in urban areas and by 2050 this figure is expected to exceed 70%.
The car without driver is already a reality and in less than three years we will see them circulate normally in the USA. and Europe. This industry, still incipient, will grow at rates of vertigo in the coming years, when the cost is lowered and its use is widespread. Some experts even say that “when the autonomous car is implanted, people will be...

The Germina Fundació Project has been certified BREEAM NC with the level of VERY GOOD certification

The Germina Fundació Project has been certified BREEAM NC with the level of VERY GOOD certification

BREEAM (Building Research Establishment’s Environmental Assessment Method)is a method of evaluation and certification of the sustainability of the building,widely recognized internationally.Since its launch in 1990,BREEAM has certified over 270,000 buildings and is currently present in more than 63 countries around the world. Regardless of their location, the common denominator of these buildings is their planning, design, construction and operation in accordance with the principles of best...

Lectures, exhibition, dialogue “Spanish design, past, present, future”

Lectures, exhibition, dialogue “Spanish design, past, present, future”

On May 11, 2017, at 7:30 pm, organized by AIT ArchitekturSalon (Hamburg), the architects FERMIN VAZQUEZ (b720 Fermín Vázquez Arquitectos, ES-Barcelona / Madrid, BR-São Paulo) and DANIEL JIMÉNEZ (Daniel Jiménez and Jaime Olivera Architects, ES-Badajoz) presented a look at the development of Spanish design and the importance of contemporary Spanish architecture.

What are the special features? What does charm do? In what direction is the Spanish style developed? Is there any style at all?

b720 Fermin Vazquez Arquitectos, in JV with Aguirre Newman and IPB Consulting, will refurbish the headquarters of the Bank of Spain in Barcelona

b720 Fermin Vazquez Arquitectos, in JV with Aguirre Newman and IPB Consulting, will refurbish the headquarters of the Bank of Spain in Barcelona

The building, located in the heart of Barcelona -Plaza de Catalunya-, currently houses around 30,000 m2 of built area. The complete refurbishment will allow to reorganize the own spaces of the Bank of Spain in the lower levels, enabling office floors at higher levels.

The proposal has been comissioned from a two stage competition where 7 shortlisted teams compeated from a large number of candidates.