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Enric Miralles: Ludicrous or Genius?

Spanish Architect, Enric Miralles (1955-2000), was a ‘postmodern’ designer who had his career cut short by his untimely death in 2000, aged just 48. Miralles’ work is difficult to define within the ‘postmodern’ genre; much like ‘Frank Lloyd-Wright’, Miralles would design every detail of his buildings, down to the fixtures and fittings. 664 more words


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El próximo sábado dia 15 de noviembre tendrá lugar la jornada de puertas abiertas de la ESARQ-UIC. 366 more words


Visita al cementiri Nou d'Igualada | Assignatura Teoria i Crítica de l'arquitectura

Aquest passat dimarts els alumnes de Teoria i Crítica de l’arquitectura varen visitar el Cementiri Nou d’Igualada d’Enric Miralles i Carme Pinós  a mans del professor de l’assignatura Fredy Massad. 90 more words


Enric Miralles // Scottish Parliament Building

While the main buildings of the Scottish Parliament rightfully steal the show, my attentions were drawn to the treatment of this preserved façade, which I had until just last week managed not to notice. 70 more words

Visit to the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh - 24 March 2014

One of those visits I have been putting off for years. The Enric Miralles design has always been in my head a muddled failure, a confused, over-ornamented building. 365 more words


Inside Mercat Santa Caterina

Most visitors to Barcelona will recognise and admire this colourful, flowing roof.

It is, of course, the roof of the Mercat Santa Caterina, designed by husband and wife Enric Miralles and Benedetta Tagliabue, probably known better in British (or Scottish) circles for the Scottish Parliament building. 136 more words

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