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Architect Turns Old Cement Factory Into His Home, And The Interior Will Take Your Breath Away

Architect Turns Old Cement Factory Into His Home, And The Interior Will Take Your Breath Away
When Ricardo Bofill stumbled upon a dilapidated cement factory in 1973, he immediately saw a world of possibilities. La fábrica was born, and almost 45 years later, the structure has been completely transformed into a spectacular and unique home. Show Full Text The factory, located just outside of Barcelona, was a WWI-era pollution machine that had closed down, and came with many repairs to be done when Ricardo Bofill and his team purchased it. After years of partial deconstruction, the determined architect proceeded to lace the exterior of the property with vegetation, and furnish the interior as a modern living and work space. La fábrica is a work in progress to this day, to which Bofill likens his own life, as his visions for the future continue to change shape. More info: Ricardo Bofill In 1973, Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill purchased a WWI-era cement factory near Barcelona Thanks for sharing! 3x per week 30,000,000+ monthly readers Error sending email

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