Type of work

Cultural centers

León Auditorium

Spain

  • Main entrance
  • Close-up of the façade
  • Stage – Concert Hall
  • Concert Hall façade
  • Exhibition Hall façade
  • Illuminated façade
  • Concert Hall from the stage
  • Symphonic Hall
  • General view
  • Main entrance
  • Close-up of the façade
  • Stage – Concert Hall
  • Concert Hall façade
  • Exhibition Hall façade
  • Illuminated façade
  • Concert Hall from the stage
  • Symphonic Hall
  • General view

Description

The building, of 9,107 square meters built, has six floors and is articulated in two volumes: the main one is goes to the auditorium that include the concert hall with capacity for 1,200 people with a bifocal design, which allows to adapt the space depending on the type of show; and the second space is a prism that include the exhibition hall.

He has been awarded the Spanish Architecture Prize in 2003 and was a finalist in the same year of the Mies van der Prize Rohe of Contemporary Architecture of the European Union and of the VII Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism.