The ED 01 building has a surface area of 21,000 m2 and a hybrid programme
that includes 250 rental apartments, an arts centre and a technology
The ground floor is articulated around a public plaza to the north
of the great central park that will serve to put on events in an
urban setting that is at once open and delimited time and distributes
access to the various public, shared and private spaces of the complex.
The tower acts as an axis of reference from which a series of linear
volumes project out at different heights and delimit with their
particular densities the public space of the plaza.
In keeping with the principles of the shared space proposed in
the first Tower, this project generates a variety of types of shared
housing, on the basis of the ages and optimum living conditions
of the occupants.
The lower levels have a series of apartments for artists with spaces
for them to work in.
The elevated linear volume on the plaza has housing for young people
such as university students, which large shared spaces for each
group of 30 apartments.
On the various different floors of the tower there are eight-person
micro-communities that share spaces such as a meeting room, work
zones, laundry, a terrace and in some cases zones for cooking and
This project complies with the national building standard that allows
a maximum of 20% of the usable surface area to be allocated to shared
spaces. In line with this, a typical apartment on one of these floors
would have 35 m2 of private space and 70 m2 of shared space.
On upper the floors the shared space is on the apartment scale,
with two-bedroom units suitable for a couple or a young family with