Cadaval & Solà-Morales

42 S 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, Stati Uniti

Cadaval & Solà-Morales was founded in New York City in 2003 and moved to both Barcelona & Mexico City in 2005. The studio operates as a laboratory in which research and development are key elements of the design process. The objective of the firm is to create intelligent design solutions at many different scales, from large projects to small buildings, from objects to city fractions. The studio has won numerous awards including the Bauwelt Prize (Munich), the Young Architects Prize from the Catalan Institute of Architects (Barcelona), the Design Vanguard Award (New York), a Mention of Honor for Young Architects from the IX Spanish Architecture Biennale (Madrid), The Silver Medal of the XI Mexican Architecture Biennale in two different occasions (Mexico City), the Prize of the Ibero American Architecture Biennale (Cadiz), the International FAD Prize 2016 (Barcelona) the Spotlight Prize 2016 (Houston) and the Emerging Voices Award (2017) from the Architectural League of New York

ARTICLES

glass house x concrete structure

House X in Barcelona. Perfect integration between architecture and nature

A thoughtful research process has given this architecture a unique form. Located in Cabrils near Barcelona, it expresses the perfect harmony between contemporary architecture and nature

Staircase in concrete and red balustrade

Villa in Puerto Escondido. Tropical vegetation and outdoor living for the Relax Design

The location of the house, between the beach and tropical vegetation, are the basis of the project by Studio Cadaval & Solà-Morales: a reinforced concrete building that flexibly opens and closes to the outside, blending with it.

Stone villa in the mountains

Villa on the mountains in Mexico. Between stones and vegetation, an Architecture that blurs between inside and outside

Situated on the rocky mountains on the outskirts of Tepoztlán, this architecture, designed by Cadaval & Solà-Morales studio, reinterprets the hardness of stone, making the space comfortable thanks to the interpenetration of nature.

a warehouse becomes a house

From a Theatre to a Warehouse, from a Warehouse to a House. An old building converted over time

The building "The Theatre", which dates back to the 19th century and which, despite the various uses adopted over time has retained its original name is located in Barcelona and was converted into a living and working space by the architects Cadaval&Solà-Morales.