FORGAS ARQUITECTES is an architecture office started in 1989 by Joan Forgas and Dolors Ylla-Catalā devoted to develope projects in the area of public space, infrastructure, equipments, housing, rebuilding and patrimony. In these years of experience the team has received several awards and has also won numerous national and international ideas competicions.
The office has an inner core of professional workers with a large group of collaborators, gathering interdisciplinary teams depending on the nature of projects to develop.
FORGAS ARQUITECTES works to achiev the equilibrium and balance between the intrinsic ability of emotional architecture and the inexcusable utility and proportion, making proposals attentive to physical context, environmentally responsible, technologically solvents and trying to respond to the requests and questions posed by society.
Paisatgisme URBÀ. BARCELONA. URBAN Landscape
2012-06-01 Cims de Montjuïc/ Montjuïc Heights and refurbishment of Mirador del Alcalde in Montjuïc, Barcelona are one of the projects included in this publication edited by the Barcelona City Council. This book takes us on a journey around some of many urban landscape improvement projects that have been carried out in Barcelona in recent years.
Winner Prize- Ideas Competition for rebuilding the neighborhood of San Fernando in Lorca
2012-04-13 The team FORGAS ARQUITECTES, Conxita Balcells associats, Jornet-Llop-Pastor, Xavier Tragant, Manuel Arguijo, Aleksandar Ivancic and Marta Albet has won the Ideas Competition for rebuilding the neighborhood of San Fernando in Lorca.+
Centralized Heating and Cooling Generation Plant of Barcelona-South/Zona Franca
2012-04-12 Complete construction of the second phase of the Centralized Heating and Cooling Generation Plant of Barcelona-South/Zona Franca. New photos.+
Montjuīc Castle refurbishment - 1st phase. Barcelona
2012-03-02 Joan Forgas Coll presents Montjuīc Castle refurbishment's project in Master Restoration of Monuments at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia.
2011-12-15 Dolors Ylla-Català Ylla-Catalan presents Montjuīc Castle refurbishment's project in XXXIV International Conference on architectural intervention, Fortifications: Interventions to defensive assets, organized by the AADIPA.
2011-09-16 Completed the refurbishment of the roof of the castle.+
Third classified- Civic center and space for the elderly at Barķ de Viver neighborhood of Barcelona
2012-01-20 FORGAS ARQUITECTES gets the third classified of a total of 117 proposals submitted to the contest organized by BIMSA for the Barķ de viver Community Center construction in Barcelona.+
Fine Arts Faculty building of the Barcelona University. Barcelona
2011-11-30 Starts the expansion work of the Fine Arts Faculty building of the Barcelona University.+