Parque Igara, San Sebastián, Spain (2002)
Part of:
  • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)
  • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
  • Iñaki Abalos (architect)
  • Juan Herreros (architect)
  • José Manuel Ábalos (collaborating architect)
  • Jaime Abalos (collaborating architect)
  • Zomad Arquitectos (collaborator)
  • Arup Group Ltd. (engineering firm)
  • San Sebastián (Spain). Ayuntamiento (promoter)
  • Igara-Gestión (promoter)

Parque Igara, San Sebastián, Spain (2002)


2000-2006, predominant 2002

Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 288 printouts
    31 graphic materials
    13 photographic materials
    7 drawings
    0.12 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
The project series documents the competition entry for the urban plan of the Igara park. The competition was held by the San Sebastián City Council and Igara-Gestión. Abalos & Herreros identified this project as number 148.

Abalos & Herreros proposed: « [a] query for the urbanity development of the new west city growing of San Sebastián, [consisting] of infrastructure, social housing and a big park. The assorted and violent topography, the ecological wealth of the support and the presence of the town access infrastructures make this enclave an unique opportunity for trying out completely new analysis and project methods, occupations and densities, including the appearance of nature in the urban life.” (ARCH270975)

Abalos & Herreros worked with José Manuel Abalos, Jaime Abalos, Zomad Arquitectos, Arup Group

Documenting the project are presentation drawings, project descriptions, publications, presentation documents, cartographic, photographic and reference materials, correspondence, resumes and specifications.
Reference number:



San Sebastián Spain

Language of material:
  • Spanish
Related units of description:
  • Note that there are additional presentation drawings related to this project arranged in series AP164.S2 and AP164.S3. See files ARCH270966, ARCH270975, ARCH270976, and ARCH270979.

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