MARGA A. SENNACHERIBBO ART GALLERY (TURO PARC, BARCELONA)
The limitations of the project: limited space, its irregularity, a very low budget and little time for were determining factors in the choice of materials and the configuration of the space. Thus, a single material in just one format folds around the space, and transforms itself into the display shelf, the counter, the ceiling, the walls... This surface hides all of the pipes and tubes of the services and also incorporates the lighting and the system for hanging the works of art.

PEREC BOOKSHELF SYSTEM (with carles muro)

Until now, the best shelving systems on the market have largely addressed issues of versatility, load-bearing, assembly etc. When a generic shelf is used for storing books, it performs well either when completely full - not one book can be added or removed- or when it is supplemented with a number of bookends. Otherwise the books lose balance, fall to one side and eventually become damaged. We propose a shelf specifically thought for books; A bookshelf that takes advantage of the weight of the books to achieve a permanent state of equilibrium, regardless of the number of books sitting on the shelf: a living bookshelg. We have simply introduced a small inclination to what traditionally has been the horizontal shelf. The horizontal displacement of the modules allows for the creation of an infinite number of mosaic-like patterns on the wall, as well as accomodating books of different sizes. We presented a series of variations based on the same geometric principle of which the first, PEREC, was produced by PuntMobles (http://www.puntmobles.es/).

A SOLUTION (THE END OF THE BOOKEND)

A SOLUTION (THE END OF THE BOOKEND)