Operación Chamartin, Madrid, Spain (2002)
Part of:
  • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)
  • Ricardo Bofill (role unspecified)
  • José María Ezquiaga Domínguez (architect)
  • Abalos & Herreros (advisor)
  • Iñaki Abalos (advisor)
  • Juan Herreros (advisor)

Operación Chamartin, Madrid, Spain (2002)


circa 2002

Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 52 photographic materials
    26 drawings
    8 printouts
    4 reprographic copies
    0,01 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
The project series documents the urban planning project under the consortium “Chamartin Operation” for the extension of the avenue Paseo de la Castellana. The firm identified the project as number 153.

“Abalos & Herreros developed the architectural consultancy for this ambitious project initiated by R. Bofill and nowadays its in time of adaptation to the urban conditions and the real conditions under the direction of J. M. Ezquiaga. The prime aim of [their] work consists of the establishment of the constructed typologies, the occupation models and the relation between public and housing space for searching a possible compatibility in an environment that soon will be seen as centric in the urban map of Madrid.” (ARCH270975)

Documenting the project are conceptual and design development drawings, photographic materials, project descriptions, and notes.
Reference number:



Madrid Spain

Language of material:
  • Spanish
Related units of description:
  • Note that there are additional printouts and graphic materials related to this project arranged in series AP164.S2 and AP164.S3. See files ARCH270969, ARCH270966, ARCH270975, and ARCH270976.

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