El Corte Ingles commercial building, Placa Catalunya, Barcelona: detail of the facade on calle Buenos Aires

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RIBApix ref no RIBA33945
Architect/DesignerMBM Arquitectes
Artist/PhotographerMalagamba, Duccio (1960-)
Subject Date2004
Image Date2004
MediumDigital image
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Duccio Malagamba / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The original El Corte Ingles department store dated from 1962. In 1990-94 Torres & Lapenan were commissioned to design a new skin for the original store and its extension around the northern corner. In 1998 MBM was commissioned to design a new commercial building to the south of the store, which El Corte Ingles bought during construction.

Subject tags

shops, cladding, commercial buildings