“You are confined only by the walls you build yourself”

Moving out of your comfort zone as a way to start living and learning

We have a courtyard

Defining then coastline of the city, this large courtyard is gifted with high activity because of its intercommunication with the city.

We have a pier

We take the module capability concept of containers to arrange the different spaces of the program. However, we will need to avoid its hermeticism.

Modular variability

Children’s needs changes over the year, as well as weather does. So the insider and outer spaces where they learn and play must let this way of change and variability.


architects: Anna Puig, Mireia Pla, Pla Puig  |  client: Archmedium  |  status: Academic Project (2016) Competition (2016)  |  competition: Amsterdam children's playschool  |  location: Amsterdam, Netherlands (52.389560, 4.892776)  |  climate: Oceanic / maritime, Temperate  |  material: wood  |  environments: Seaside, Urban  |  visualizer: Studio  |  scale: medium  |  types: education, nursery  |  views: 5.833

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