GAZ Arquitectos were recently announced as the winners of the headquarters design for the Higher School of Music in Basque Country in San Sebastián, Spain.  The proposal, entitled Muskiene, compiles a dense program in a relatively small site, causing the volumes to almost exceed local regulations.
Within the music hall, several classrooms line the façade of the building, stretching the form length wise to allow natural light to illuminate all the spaces.  The placement of the classrooms create a distinct form as three big incisions seem to carve and sculpt the main mass.  While the protruding faces of the…...


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