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Llobregat Sports Centre Catalunya Architecture

Catalan Sports Building – design by Alvaro Siza, Architect, Spain

Llobregat Sports Centre Building

Location: Cornella, Barcelona, Catalunya, North East Spain
Date built: 2006
Design: Alvaro Siza, Architect

The £14m Llobregat Sports Centre contains 40,000 sqm of space. It should be joined soon by a new stadium for Espanyol. It is designed using simple forms in fair-faced concrete, typical for Siza.

The internal pool space is oval-shaped with peripheral curved ramps, like a magnified London Penguin Pool: its roof is dotted with sixty-two circular rooflights. There is also a rectilinear 2,500-seat sports hall.

Alvaro Siza building in Spain

Meteorology Service Building / Servei de Meteorologica
Location: Port Olímpic, southeast Barcelona
Dates built: 1990-92
Design: Alvaro Siza, Joan Falgueras, Architects

Alvaro Siza designer of the Llobregat Sports Centre building.

Location: Cornella, Barcelona, Catalunya, North East Spain

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Diagonal Mar Park on Llobregat Sports Centre page
photo © Adrian Welch

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Llobregat sports building photos are welcome for consideration, please provide any photographer credit as required.

Another Catalan Sports Centre building on e-architect:

5 Feb 2020
Turó de la Peira’s Sports Center, CEM Turó de la Peira, Carrer de Sant Iscle 50-54
Architects: Arquitectura Anna Noguera
Turo de la Peiras Sports Center Barcelona
photo : Daniel Martínez

Turó de la Peira’s Sports Center
In 2014 the Barcelona City Council held an architectural competition for the landscape planning of an interior urban block and a sports facility consisting of an indoor heated swimming pool and a sports court.

Pritzker Prize Architects : Pritzker Prize Winner 1992

Nou Camp stadium
Nou Camp stadium
image : Foster + Partners

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Design: FORGAS Arquitectes
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photo : Simon Garcia

Soler de Vilardell Nursery and Primary School in Barcelona

Barceloneta Market, Plaça Poeta Bosca
Architect: Josep Miàs
Barceloneta Market

Buildings / photos for the Llobregat Architecture – Sports Centre Cornella page welcome

Website: Barcelona