flores y architects, nave yute’s textile warehouse, barcelona © hisag sozuki
re-activate at: espai d’art contemporani de castello, valencia, spain from: may 23 to august 31, 2008

re- activate features 17 architectural projects that focus on restoration and conversion of old, abandoned buildings, giving them new life. projects are recently built projects that display the various resources architects and designers use to transform various buildings. one of the projects included is the freitag flagship store made from old shipping containers. this exhibition is a combination of two exhibitions that was previously organized by the swiss architecture museum last year.

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related: reused structures re activate exhibition, spain index architects converted an area of frankfurt’s east harbour into space for artists studios

re activate exhibition, spain osa office by studio 44 © juliusz sokolowski

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