Espai París Art Gallery / Meritxell Ribé – The Studio Room

Espai París Art Gallery, Meritxell Ribé - The Studio Room

Architects: Meritxell Ribé – The Studio Room
Project: Espai París Art Gallery
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Photography: Courtesy of Meritxell Ribé

This new space, opened in September 2016, is located in the very heart of the Eixample of Barcelona, within the so-called “Bcn Design District”. The project was based on the division of space into two floors.

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The ground floor is a diaphanous space that adapts to pavement changes. Its main element is the water sheet of the entrance and the connection with the interior courtyard with a façade’s large opening.

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According to the morphology of the space, there is a central staircase that allows the division with the first plant, which is divided in two zones: one with a meeting room and an office area, and another with a ​​technical area overlooking Paris Street.

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The communication gateway between the two zones has served as a space to place a bookstore for putting all the files and catalogs that we need for creating the projects.

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Likewise, all rooms are individually automatized offering unlimited possibilities to create different environments and sensations.

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