EN_DESIGN

ESPINÀS I TARRASÓ WAS CREATED IN 1991

AS AN ARCHITECTURE, LANDSCAPE AND DESIGN STUDIO, SETTING THE PROFESSIONAL COLLABORATION OF OLGA TARRASÓ CLIMENT, ARCHITECT AND

JULIÀ ESPINÀS CASAS, DESIGNER.

 

SINCE ITS BEGINNING EIT HAS WORKED ON A WIDE RANGE OF TOPICS, FROM GRAPHIC DESIGN TO THE GREAT SCALE. EIT IS MAINLY DEVELOPING PUBLIC SPACE PROJECTS, HARBOUR AND SEAFRONT REDEVELOPMENTS, PUBLIC SPACE PROJECTS ABOVE INFRASTRUCTURES AS ROADS AND RAILWAYS, URBAN SQUARES AND PARKS, SEAFRONT PROMENADES... THE OFFICE HAS ALSO WORKED ON TEMPORARY EXHIBITION AND INSIDE DESIGN AND ASSEMBLY.

 

NOWADAYS THE OFFICE IS WORKING BOTH IN BARCELONA AND IN INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS. IN THE LAST YEARS EIT HAS BEEN TAKING PART OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAMS AND ALSO ORGANIZING THEM, GAINING EXPERIENCE IN GREAT SCALE URBAN TRANSFORMATION PROJECTS AS THE MASTERPLAN FOR THE OLD HARBOUR OF TANGER (MOROCCO), THE MASTERPLAN FOR THE DOCKS OF SAINT OUEN (PARIS), THE SAGRERA LINEAL PARK COMPETITION IN BARCELONA, THE SQUARE FOR THE FUTURE JUSTICE PALACE IN PARIS COMPETITION AND THE PROPOSAL FOR THE URBAN TRANSFORMATION OF THE TOWN CENTER OF GOTHENBURG DURING THE INTERNATIONAL RIVERCITY GOTHENBURG WORKSHOP.

 

THEIR MAIN PRIORITY WHILE DEVELOPING A PROJECT IS THE ADAPTATION OF THE ARCHITECTURAL AND LANDSCAPE PROPOSAL TO THE CONTEXT WHERE IT'S PLACED, BY THE STUDY AND RESPECT OF ALL THE PRE-EXISTING ELEMENTS. IN ORDER TO OFFER AN ACCURATE AND COHERENT ANSWER TO EACH PROJECT, THEY ARE OFTEN DESIGNING THE STREET FURNITURE AND LIGHTING AND THE SIGNAGE SYSTEM.

POLIEDRE_2012

BREINCO

 

BIG CONTAINER WITH FOUR DIFFERENT ELEVATIONS GIVING DIFFERENT VIEWS DEPENDING ON YOUR LOCATION. MULTIPLE POSSIBILITIES TO PUT THEM INTO GROUPS WITH DIFFERENT FORMAL RESULTS.

ITUBIDE_2011

PHILIPS

 

 

RAI SYSTEM_2010

SANTA&COLE

 

 

ZANC_2010

SANTA&COLE

 

 

TRI SERIE Z_2000

SOCELEC

 

 

SERIE Z_1997

SOCELEC

 

SCULPTURAL LIGHTING SYSTEM DESIGNED FROM A LINEAR TRANSMISSION ELEMENT OF LIGHT.

 

WITH JORDI HENRICH.

 

PHILIPA LIGHTNING_1997

PHILIPS

 

CYLINDRICAL COLUMN AND PROJECTOR SYSTEM WITH A VERY NEUTRAL DESIGN. IT HAS THE POSSIBILITY TO ADD A TRANSLUCENT COLUMN OF LIGHT CONDUCTION TO IT.

 

WITH JORDI HENRICH.

 

NU BENCH_1986

SANTA&COLE

 

THIS IS A LARGE, FLAT AND UNCOMPLICATED PLATFORM, MADE OF WOODEN STRIPS AND SUPPORTED BY A METAL STRUCTURE. OVER THE EXISTING SEAT A METAL AND WOODEN BACK WERE DESIGNED COMPLETING THE SERIES.

 

WITH JORDI HENRICH

 

FANAL PEP_1986

ABB METRON

 

LIGHTING SYSTEM OF MEDIUM SCALE DESIGNED FROM CYLINDRICAL DIFFUSERS MADE OF GLASS WITH TRUNCATED COLUMNS.

 

WITH JORDI HENRICH.