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Azahar Group Headquarters

Carlos Ferrater

The Azahar Group is in the business of environmental sustainability, providing gardening services, waste recycling and environmental consultancy as well as doing its bit to support art and cooperation with the Third World.
OAB, the architecture practice of Carlos Ferrater, has designed a highly distinctive complex for Azahar’s new headquarters. Although a landmark on the landscape, the three units - glasshouses and nursery plots; a plant and services building, and offices - nonetheless blend well with the environment. The irregular geometrical white profile echoes the mountain peaks in the background. Sleek “folding” lines create an interplay of light and shadow that changes during the day and with the seasons making for a refined piece of architecture.
Oriented on an east-west axis, the complex comprises two wings that converge on a central volume built around two courts...

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