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  • Plaza of España de Adeje

    Museo Sacro y Plaza

    Awards: 2006 Sacred Museum Competition, 1st place Public Urban Space European Award 2012. 7th Edition finalist Winner of two WAF Award: New & Old Category and Director’s Award Description: In the project, a great public space is generated in the surface: the main square of this touristic city, and an underground space for the ne…

  • Magma Tenerife

    Magma Arte & Congresos

    Awards: 2008 XI Venice Architecture Biennial 2007 IX Biennial of Spanish Architecture 2007 Accessibility Award SINPROMI 2007 Architecture Award Nomination 2007 Awards Nomination Mies van der Rohe 2007 Finalist in the IX Biennial of Spanish Architecture, Magma Arte & Congresos 2007 Manuel de Oraá Award 2005/06 FAD Awards Finalist 2006 Description: MAGMA Arts and Congress…

  • Playa en Santa Cruz de la Palma

    La Palma island’s (Canary Islands) history is strongly connected with the sea and therefore with the entrance and exit of people and goods in its main city. The adequacy of the seafront and beach to the needs of the time during its history has marked the turning points of economic and city growth. The project…

  • Badeschiff. Piscina en Berlín

    Badeschiff . Swimming Pool in Spree River Awards: Competition, 1st prize Finalist in the Spanish Architecture Awards VIII Biennial of Spanish Architecture Finalist in the IV Urban Public Space European Award Selected for the Venice Architecture Biennale Description: Keeping on with the tradition of public baths on the Spree at the end of the 19th…

  • Parque Marítimo del Puerto de la Cruz

    Awards: Competition for the Urbanization Project of el Puerto de la Cruz, 2007. 1st. place Competition for the redaction of the Special Distribution Plan of el Puerto de la Cruz, 2004. 1st. place Main project idea: Restore the original water line of the front, creating a link between the city and the sea, to generate…

  • Bürchen Mystik, Suiza

    Location: 46°16’40.5″N 7°49’25.2″E Description: Unifying the bipolarity of socioeconomic  forces  in a harmonious direction. The New Hotel Complex and the Town Work Together: Although being a private investment, the project has a strong social character, while making a profitable business for investors. The hotel becomes an economic engine for Bürchen by increasing tourism, generating a synergy…

  • Iglesia del Santísimo Redentor

    Iglesia del Santísimo Redentor

    Awards: 2012 Concrete Innovation Award by the prestigious Ambuja Knowledge Foundation of India Description: It is one of Menis Studio most emblematic works. The environment is characterized by the difference of the topographical variation in the plot. A big entrance ramp surrounds and swings around the building in order to give access to the square…

  • Estadio Olímpico de Atletismo

    Athletics Centre Tenerife, CIAT Awards: 2008 1 º Prize in the Regional Award of Architecture in the Canary Islands, Manuel de Oraá 2006/07 2008 Mention for the XII Award Stone 2006 Exhibited at MOMA, NY “On Site” 1998 Competition, 1st prize. Description: This sports center was developed with the intention to host the Olympic Games one…

  • Instituto de Educación Rafael Arozarena

    In the limits of the historic center of the town of La Orotava, attention is being paid to the integration of this large proportions construction in relation to the urban life, its incorporation to the topography and the visuals of the historic buildings nearby. Its execution has entailed a step forward in the quality of…

  • Concrete Ring

    Concrete Ring

    Architects: Menis Arquitectos Material: Reinforced concrete Client: Espacio Cultural El Tanque Budget: 200 euros The rings symbolizing the 15th anniversary of the Espacio Cultural El Tanque (Cultural Space The Tank) have been conceived and designed by creating a geometric and conceptual abstraction of the cultural space. For its preparation, the association Los Amigos del Tanque (Friends…