At Calle Guisando 26 stand four houses designed by the Madrid practice of José María de Lapuerta and Paloma Campo. The designs address the respective requirements of the households, respecting privacy and adapting to the topography of the terrain. The irregular lot drops 8 meters in a north-south direction, so each residence opens out to its garden while closing up northwards with blind facades. Architectural solutions that the four residences have in common, such as the brick facades and sloping roofs, result in a unitary compound.
analyzes in each issue a theme related to a city, a country, a tendency or an
architect, with articles by leading specialists complemented by commentary on works
and projects illustrated in detail. Published bilingually, with Spanish and English
texts placed side by side.
covers current topics, taking stock of recent trends in set sections: cover story,
works and projects, art and culture, books, technique and innovation. From 2013
on, monthly and bilingual, with Spanish and English texts printed side by side.
is the third member of the AV family: a bilingual publication essentially focussed
on design projects (with special attention on competitions and construction details),
heretofore only laterally dealt with in the other two magazines.