Pulperia Vilalúa

Mas Arquitectura recreates in Madrid the essence of the traditional “pulperia”, a galician restaurant where octopus is the main product. A unique place to share experiences and enjoy, at the same time, a tasty dinner. The local, called “Pulpeira Vilalúa”, follow a main idea: a place to share your time with family and friends. For this reason, the local has designed with continuous benches –an invitation to share experiences- and perimetral layout. The furniture, designed by Mas Arquitectura Read more [...]
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Film & TV Production Offices

Madland Estudio designed the new head offices of a film and TV production company in Madrid. The concept of the project is to create a work space that thanks to its transparency can show the visitor the production process. The most important work rooms, where the “product” of the company is being made, should be visible to the visitor and client. As a result a transparent volume is created to locate the main work rooms in the center of the space. A showcase volume, open, transparent and Read more [...]
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Ruiz-Maasburg Penthouse

Spanish architect Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez designed the interior of this black and white penthouse in Madrid. Here is the project description: The conquest of the square meter has become one of the major concerns of our times. The unaffordable prices and the shortage of living areas in the city have called for a redefinition of the spaces we live in. In this attic of only 60 square meters inside and 50 square meters of terrace/patio in the center of Madrid, we tried to use every centimeter Read more [...]
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Dwelling in Pozuelo de Alarcón

A-cero designed this house located in “La Finca”, one of the most exclusive urbanizations in Pozuelo de Alarcón, Madrid. Here is the project description: This project is smaller (1.000 m²) than the rest buildings of this housing development. Its smaller dimensions turn it into a comfortable and practical house that invites to enjoy it and offers the maximum life quality. Its modern design based on impossible angles, projecting and spectacular volumes do of this building one of the maximum Read more [...]
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Caixa Forum

Nicole Jewel from Interior Design Training is our honorary guest writer on CoolBoom.net, who is going to share with us some extraordinary protects, starting with the Caixa Forum in Madrid. Madrid is an easy city to love. It’s got a great climate, active nightlife, fantastic cuisine and rich history. But I always feel as if it is missing a little something. What would that be? The striking beauty of other European capitals. I don’t mean that Madrid is ugly. It’s got more than its fair Read more [...]
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Concrete House II

A-cero designed a big single-family house with a 1.600 square meter built surface in the outskirts of Madrid. Here is the project description: The first sensation that this house produces when people go into the plot is that the building seems to be hidden between concrete walls and vegetable ramps that extend up to the roof. They are dyed in dark gray and contain, between them, vegetation areas that seem to climb towards the sky. The house´s façade show a spectacular organic view of Read more [...]
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House in Las Rozas

A-cero designed a new house in Las Rozas using a set of volumes and sheets combined as a perfect play that mixes the limits between art and architecture. Here is the project description: According to A-cero aesthetics, modern projecting, blocks and plates define the design of this residential project with sculptural references. The house is located in Las Rozas, one of the wealthiest towns of Madrid. The dwelling’s plot has a surface of 1.368m2 with a light slope that A-cero has used Read more [...]
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Serrano Apartments

Luxury, comfort, design and quality have been joined in eight new flats designed by A-cero in the centre of Madrid. Here is the project description: They are in an old four storey building. Such are these apartments’ conditions, property of the Group VP Hotels, that all have been rented before being completely equipped. In each level are two houses with surfaces bigger than 185m2. Each house has a different distribution but everyone has the following rooms: four or more bedrooms Read more [...]
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SelgasCano Architecture Office

Spanish architecture firm SelgasCano has designed their own office in the middle of the woods near Madrid. A curved window made of transparent acrylic forms the north-facing wall of the tunnel-like space. The opaque, south-facing wall, offers shade to the working area from the direct sunlight. The office is provided by a weighted pulley mechanism at one end of the tunnel that allows varying degrees of natural ventilation. Photos by Iwan Baan Read more [...]
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Concrete House

With the combination of design, quality and functionality, A-cero projected a house in Madrid defined by a set of clean lines and perfect volumes. Here is the project description: The grey colour of the concrete that make up the whole building and an architectural wide black pergola, there are the elements that, at first sight, stand out in the house exterior. Furthermore, huge windows have been included in the façade in order to enjoy of the pleasant surrounding views of the house. The Read more [...]
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