Peco Mulet speaker at the Hotel Design Xperience 2022

Peco Mulet speaker at the Hotel Design Xperience 2022

Peco Mulet, partner and director of the Barcelona office of b720 Fermín Vázquez Arquitectos, participated on June 2 in the Hotel Design Xperience event, dedicated to hotel architecture.

For this conference the Hotel Forum, currently under construction, was presented: “We set ourselves certain objectives that had to do with maximizing the presence of the sea inside the rooms, that the hotel terraces had good natural lighting, as well as minimizing the impact of the surrounding infrastructure....

Fermín Vázquez speaker at ULI Spain annual event

Fermín Vázquez speaker at ULI Spain annual event

Fermín Vázquez today opened ULI Spain’s annual conference at the Reina Sofia Museum.

In an inaugural talk to mark the 20th anniversary of the start of work on the extension of the Reina Sofia Museum, Fermín gave an illustrated retrospective of the different phases of the project and construction work.

The conference, entitled “Transition & Transformation in Real Estate” invited leading real estate executives to discuss the latest trends in the sector.

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b720 2022 Journey

b720 2022 Journey

This year we have once again held our annual event, it is very important for us to take care of our teams and headquarters in order to favour the interrelation between them.

The event began with a visit to the new 360º viewpoint of the Glorias tower, where you can contemplate the city and also interact with the installation by the artist Tomás Saraceno.
After this, we visited two projects under construction: the new corporate headquarters of Simon, and the future Forum Hotel.
To top it all...

Fermín Vázquez opened the Rebuild 2022 National Congress on Advanced Architecture and Construction 4.0.

Fermín Vázquez opened the Rebuild 2022 National Congress on Advanced Architecture and Construction 4.0.

The congress, held between 26 and 28 April, sought to boost the construction industry by focusing on three vectors: industrialisation, digitalisation and sustainability. Fermín presented, around these three disciplines, different projects of the firm in a presentation called Advancing Architecture and in which he highlighted 10 other fundamental concepts:

– Advanced Architecture

– Durability

– Dematerialisation

– Containment

– Renewable

– Hybridisation

– Reusability

– Versatility

–...

Fermín Vázquez, in the latest publication of Arquitectura Viva, Spanish Masters 3

Fermín Vázquez, in the latest publication of Arquitectura Viva, Spanish Masters 3

Fermín Vázquez, founding partner of b720, in the latest publication of Arquitectura Viva, dedicated to Spanish architects with an international presence.

The book, as the information in the publication itself describes it, features “Protagonists of some sweet years in Spain in which they had the opportunity to win competitions and complete buildings of great dimension and no less symbolic significance, this group of creators knew how to fertilise the intellectual dimension and the teaching...

Fermín Vázquez participates in the ULI Architecture Week, within the theme of sustainability.

Fermín Vázquez participates in the ULI Architecture Week, within the theme of sustainability.

On 9 March, Fermín Vázquez (Founding Partner of b720 Arquitectos) took part in the ULI Spain sustainability conference held at the Torre de Cristal on the Paseo de la Castellana in Madrid.

This forum is part of ULI Spain’s architecture week, with the aim of creating a dialogue between professionals in the sector in terms of sustainability.

The meeting where Fermín together with Elena Corredor, sustainability leader at Arcadis, Leticia Ponz, Head Union Investment Real Estate and Jose Ramón...

Fermín Vázquez, special guest at Nebrija University: “We have to stop and think about what is necessary and inevitable in architecture”.

Fermín Vázquez, special guest at Nebrija University: “We have to stop and think about what is necessary and inevitable in architecture”.

Last Thursday 27 January, Fermín Vázquez was invited as a guest speaker at the official opening lecture of the second semester. This conference is part of the organisation of talks by leading professionals directed by Fernando Moral, director of the Department of Architecture at Nebrija University, framed in the V Centenary of the Death of Antonio de Nebrija, to celebrate the University’s entry into the New European Bauhaus, “a project of cultural order based on a solid continental...

Fermin Vázquez, at Architonic Construction Design Week: “Can we agree on the fact that we are building too much, too fast?”

Fermin Vázquez, at Architonic Construction Design Week: “Can we agree on the fact that we are building too much, too fast?”

Fermín Vázquez, together with architects such as Renzo Piano and Mark Fenwick, was invited to talk about limited resources and responsible architecture.

Architonic, the third most frequented website by architects, is a team of architects, designers, IT experts and marketing professionals who work to generate quality information and gather knowledge to share with their community of followers.

“We are building too much, too fast, without being able to assimilate and learn, therefore, the...

b720 Arquitectos will be building the new high-speed train station in Barcelona.

b720 Arquitectos will be building the new high-speed train station in Barcelona.

The new high-speed train station in Barcelona will become one of the key mobility and transportation hubs in Europe. It will be the largest building in the city, comparable to terminal T1 in the Prat Airport and probably the one with most activity. It is bound to become an outstanding new urban space with a broad range of mobility options and infrastructures, linking up several different neighborhoods which had previously been disconnected. 

The area’s urban identity will be highlighted by...

The exhibition “Rastros y Encantos (+)”, on the work of b720, makes its last stop in Madrid

The exhibition “Rastros y Encantos (+)”, on the work of b720, makes its last stop in Madrid

La exposición “Rastros y Encantos” inaugurada en Berlín en la galería AEDES en 2018 con motivo del veinte aniversario de b720, cierra ahora su itinerario exponiéndose en Madrid, en el edificio WPP La Matriz. Ligeramente reducida en volumen, pero también incorporando algunas obras construidas estos últimos años, conserva plenamente su sentido.

Reunir restos físicos de la producción de casi 25 años de vida de b720, amontonarlos como en un puesto del rastro y rodearlos de 22 reflexiones de...