Batlle i Roig will join the next edition of 48h Open House BCN
Two of the buildings planned in Barcelona by Batlle i Roig Arquitectura will open their doors this week-end, 21st and 22nd October, as part of 48h Open House BCN Festival, considered the main date between the architecture and Barcelona: the Ciutat Esportiva of FC Barcelona – Joan Gamper and the building of the National Commission on Markets and Competition (CNMC in Spanish).
The CNMC building at the 22@district, in Barcelona
This weekend, the 48h Open House BCN Festival is going to offer two open days in more than 200 buildings in Barcelona of all shapes, types and sizes, thanks to the initiative of 48h Open House Barcelona association. Occasionally, some guided visits will be offered.
Two of the buildings designed by our office that will take part this weekend at the 48h Open House BCN Festival will be the CNMC building and the Ciutat Esportiva of FC Barcelona – Joan Gamper. Concerning to the first one, it is considered a modern rarity within the transformation of the 22@ district. This Sunday, 22nd October, from 11am to 3pm, some of our partners in Batlleiroig will guide a visit aimed at the assistants. On the other hand, the sport equipment in Sant Joan Despí won’t count with a guided visit but it will open its doors anyway to all the people interested in getting to know it. The opening time will be from 4.30pm to 6.30pm on Saturday 21st, and from 11am to 1pm and from 4.30pm to 6.30pm on Sunday 22nd.
Totally, more than 200 buildings will be opened, for example, the Estrella Damm Old Factory, the Barcelona Auditorium and ESMUC, the Sant Antonio’s Market, the Macaya Palace and, even, the sewage system of Barcelona.