Walden 7 housing, Sant Just Desvern, Barcelona

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RIBApix ref no RIBA112320
Architect/DesignerBofill, Ricardo (1939-)
Artist/PhotographerDziubinska, Anna
CountrySpain
CityBarcelona
Subject Date1975
Image Date2017
ViewExterior
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceDziubinska 19_Walden 7, Barcelona, Spain_28032015.jpg
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Anna Dziubinska / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is a massive residential block, consisting of over 400 standardised 'dwelling cubes. The site was an abandoned cement factory and the intention was to build a vertical city of 18 towers linked by a series of interconnecting courtyards.

Subject tags

skyscrapers, balconies, housing