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Palma de Mallorca Convention Centre

The project’s layout can be classified in two categories of spaces (interior and exterior) and consists of three basic elements:

  • The base is a solid and static element with the auditoriums at both ends, working as well as a guiding element for the public spaces, creating an elevated promenade protected from outside traffic.
  • The multipurpose hall is revealed as a rectangular volume, with the flexibility and accessibility necessary to accommodate different uses.
  • The exhibition hall as a transition between both geometries.


A modern and iconic building integrated into the rich history of Mallorca

DATA SHEET

Place/Date: Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, 2004.
Client: Palma de Mallorca City Council
Budget: Confidential
Surface: 30.000 m²
Arquitects: luis vidal + architects / RSH + Partners
Contributors: Arup, Expedition Engineering
Project Status: Tender, Finalists
Team: Oscar Torrejón - Luis Vidal - Stuart Blower - Jason García - Lennart Grubb - Ivan Harbour - Carmen Márquez - Richard Rogers - Simon Smithson