relationship between inhabitants; the neighborly relations among chairs in the front door of the houses that are so recognizable in the rural areas of Castilla y León. More than a residence, the project aims to search for be a real home, so that psychological factors had to be essential in the project approach.
These cells make up the internal connecting paths of the building and coexist with public areas: activity room, fitness room, medical consultations and the large room where has been to create a careful spatiality natural lighting to create a peaceful and seductive atmosphere.
The whole work has been governed by the use of simple and cost-effective materials, without fanfare. Geometry, spatiality, light and careful treatment color and textures to get a warm and cozy interior protected by an abstract and rhythmic limit to the exterior.
CityAldemayor de San Martín, Valladolid
ClientJIREYSA ALDEAMAYOR - GOLF SENIOR
Gross Floor Area (mq)2000
ArchitectsAuthor: Óscar Miguel Ares Álvarez. Contextos de Arquitectura y Urbanismo.
Design teamBárbara Arranz González, Jesús J. Ruiz Alonso, Dorota Tokarska, Sergio Alonso Alonso.
Main ContractorConedavi SA
ConsultantsConstruction management: Óscar Miguel Ares Álvarez / Javier Palomero Alonso
Photo CreditsJesús J. Ruiz Alonso, Pedro Iván Ramos.
Curriculum studio / partecipanteHe obtained his degree in 1998 at the ETSAV of University of Valladolid. In 2010, he obtained his Ph.D. in the University of Valladolid - for his thesis "GATEPAC 1928-1939" - being his tutor Mr. Juan Antonio Cortés. Since 2013 he is a professor of projects at the ETSAV of University of Valladolid. He has collaborated, as a visiting professor, in the ETSA La Salle, in the San Pablo CEU University and in the School of Design at the Al Ghurari University.
Since March 2012 he has been leading his office, together with the architects Bárbara Arranz, Jesús J. Ruiz, Dorota Tokarska and Sergio Alonso, under the firm Contextos de Arquitectura y Urbanismo. As an architect he has won several competitions, being his work recognized and awarded in the Spanish Architecture Awards, the American Architecture Prize and the Biennial of Spanish Architecture. His works have been published in numerous international magazines, among which Architecture Viva, Tectónica, Domus or Baumeister stands out.