Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
North Mediterranean Health Centre in Almería, Spain by Ferrer Architects
January 31st, 2012 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: Ferrer Architects
1st Prize in Competition. The building is made up of a ground and first floor and a basement intended for a garage and storerooms. The flat roof may only be accessed for maintenance. The center is structured around a series of internal courtyards, which provide ventilation and lighting to the various rooms. Its exterior has a contemporary look, based on a perforated ceramic prism, which sits on and is supported by a block finished with prefabricated concrete slabs.
The ground floor contains the entrance and reception area, together with an administration area, adult clinic, minor surgery clinic, pediatric clinic and support services. The first floor is home to health education, the staff room and support services.
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