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Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
Classical Garden for the Ensanche | Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura
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Year: 1981
Location: Barcelona, Spain

When designing this garden for a typical urban block of Barcelona, RBTA considered it necessary to adopt a simple design which would facilitate the implementation and maintenance of the green areas, proposing an easily identifiable typology, both classic and Mediterranean.

The scheme resonates with the city’s classical Greco-Roman origins, while revealing the Mediterranean influence in the combination of paved and green areas. The garden’s basic form and layout are defined by a geometry which is marked by the crossing of the axes that derive from the area’s urban grid.

RBTA’s design achieves a balance between the natural resources and the architectural design,...

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Classical Garden for the Ensanche

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