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A new Puerta del Sol?

In October 2013 Madrid Think Tank will launch an international contest to improve our dearest Puerta del Sol. The initiative seeks a full intervention in this space, affecting both the square and its surroundings, its scattered elements and the access roads. The Puerta … Continue reading

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Museum of Architecture and Design in the Art Triangle

The Paseo del Prado shall host another museum, close to CaixaForum, the Prado, the Thyssen and the Reina Sofía museums, among many others. According to El Pais, Argentinean architect Emilio Ambasz has decided to locate his Museum of Art, Architecture and … Continue reading

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Alba’s rich (and hidden) artistic heritage exposed

The House of Alba has just obtained this afternoon a total of 6.12 million euros for the auction of six items exquisitely designed by Armand Albert Rateau, considered as the top Art Deco furniture designer in the 1920s. This happened some hours … Continue reading

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