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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Clavel Arquitectos, partial renovation of NH Hotel Casino in Badajoz

Shortlisted in the Interiors section of the 2020 FAD Awards, this project by the Murcia firm Clavel Arquitectos – headed by Manuel Clavel Rojo and Luis Clavel Sainz – involves a 2,800-square-meter five-star hotel at Avenida Adolfo Díaz Ambrona, in the Extremaduran city of Badajoz, and includes the main atrium’s connection to the leisure areas and the ground-floor lobby.

The transformation of the four-height atrium, which structures the building, breaks the preexisting symmetry, forming a central space with a play of curvilinear lights and reflections on mirror surfaces. It is here that a huge lamp, over 7 meters high, snakes its way like a cascade of illuminated methacrylate rings. The flowing circuit of light embraces the leisure areas as well as the restaurant and the terrace.
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