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La Nube Children’s Museum – El Paso, Texas

Posted in Under Construction by Katrina Fierro on February 9, 2023

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Building: La Nube – El Paso Children’s Museum

Location: El Paso, Texas, USA

Timeline: 2017 – Present (Expected 2023)

Project Area: 70,000 sq ft

Cost: $50 million

Design Architect: Snøhetta

Architect of Record: Exigo Architecture

Structural/Mechanical/IT Engineer: Arup

Project Manager: Broaddus & Associates

Construction Manager at Risk: Jordan Foster Construction

Exhibit Design Firm: Gyroscope

Landscape Architect of Record: Greenway Studio

Art Canopy Design: Futureforms

AE Interests: Barrel-vaulted roof, mechanical exhaust system, two-scope project, site-conscious design, multi-level climbing structure, 60 ft atrium, accessibility features

Articles: [1, 2, 3, 4, 5]


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Usera Public Library – Madrid, Spain

Posted in Built by Katrina Fierro on October 3, 2022

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Name: Usera Public Library

Location: Madrid, Spain

Address: Av. de Rafaela Ybarra, 43, 28026 Madrid, Spain

Architects: Juan Herreros, Iñaki Ábalos (formerly of the firm Abalos & Herreros)

Project Architect: Ángel Jaramillo

Collaborating Artist: Peter Halley

Structural: José Manuel Sierra, Juan Gómez

Services: José Cruz, Pedro Blanco

Construction: Dragados, S.A.

Client: Comunidad de Madrid

Completed: 2003

Area: 3500 sq m

AE Interests: Organization of space for user function, integration with surroundings, simplified construction, and creation of an atmosphere of delicate airiness. A structure concreted in the core and perimeter, with open, column-free middle, contributes to this airiness.

Articles: [1, 2, 3]


The original article for this building was posted on January 25, 2010 by Zaid Arzate.

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