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Prado Museum- Madrid, Spain

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Building- Prado Museum Extension
Location- Madrid, Spain
Completion- 2006
Architect- Rafael Moneo
Structural Engineering-
Jesús Jiménez Cañas
NB 35 Ingenieros

Mechanical Engineering-
Úrculo Ingenieros Consultores

Construction- UTE Prado

AE Interests- The special attention given to the precision of the brick walls that emphasize the edges can be seen in the corner next to the church where the volume has undergone a careful process of erosion that reveals the concrete structure and the arches of the Cloister.

Written by Zaid Arzate

January 25, 2010 at 10:03 pm

Posted in Built

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