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Gijón Hotel

Gijón Hotel

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People

  • Foreign Office Architects (creator)
  • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

Title

Gijón Hotel

Dates of creation

2006

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 4 books
  • 4 printouts
  • 0.02 l.m. textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an executed project for the Torre Masaveu hotel, Gijon, Spain. The hotel was built for the client Grupo Masaveu, with a total area of 12,00m2 and a budget of 23 million EUR. Material in this file was produced in 2006.

File includes plans, computer-generated design renderings, presentation material, a city map of Gijon, and an informational package on air conditioners from Movinord. File also contains digital material that is currently being processed and is temporarily unavailable for consultation.

Reference Number

AP171.S1.2006.D5

Location

Spain

Credit line

Foreign Office Architects fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

Language of material

Documents are in English.

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    • Reference Number: ARCH270458
    • Title: Hotel Gijon, Spain
    • Dates of creation: between May and August 2006
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group consists of material created by the Foreign Office Architects for the Hotel Gijón, Spain, including:

    - A stapled booklet of plans, including site plans, floor plans, sections and computer-generated renderings, 17 May 2006;

    - A book of presentation material, including site plans, floor plans, sections and computer-generated renderings,5 June 2006;

    - A book of presentation material, including site plans, floor plans, sections and computer-generated renderings,29 June 2006;

    - A book of presentation material, including site plans, floor plans, sections and computer-generated renderings,14 August 2006;

    - 4 loose printouts of aerial photographs of Gijón, Spain.

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 printout(s)

    Technique and media:

    4 volumes of printouts; 4 printouts

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 30 × 42.2 cm (11 13/16 × 16 5/8 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The volumes are spiral bound and have clear plastic covers.

    Location:

    Spain

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

    Folder Number:

    171-052-003

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271768
    • Title: Materials related to the Gijón Hotel (Torre Masaveu)
    • Dates of creation: between May and June 2006
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains materials related to the Gijón Hotel (Torre Masaveu), Spain. It consists of project information produced by PGI Grup, including a program of works and an energy feasibility report, as well as preliminary computer-generated views of the exterior design by the Foreign Office Architects. It also includes a city map of Gijón, and an informational package on air conditioners from Movinord.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Physical Description:

    - This material was removed from a plastic ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labeled, "Gijon Masaveu".

    Location:

    Spain

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

    Language of material:

    - The material is in Spanish.

    Folder Number:

    171-111-012

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    • Reference Number: ARCH276205
    • Title: An animation
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2006
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (creator)
    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    Complete contents of DVD ARCH270714. This group contains an animation of renderings of the exterior of the Gijón Hotel, and three still shots from the animation. The animation is 37 seconds long. Original directory name: "MECSAgijon". Prevalent file types: .jpg, .avi

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 digital files (1.1 GB)

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

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