The Madrilenian corner

This graduation project concerns an investigation in the phenomenon of the corner in the urban fabric of the 19th century urban extension of Madrid, the Ensanche. The characteristic image of Madrid that is constituted through this phenomenon has been studied through an urban analysis, case studies and a design proposal. The design proposal aims to approach the architectural project as a constituent to the urban space surrounding it. Throughout the project there is a focus on finding ways to make architecture that can simultaneously be subject with inner as object in its urban environment.