Zaragoza [GOVERNMENT BUILDING]
One half of the site for this Environmental Department building is five metres higher than the other. The slope on which it is built provided a challenge for the architects, but the unusual site also means good views.
Designed by local Zaragoza firm Magén Arquitectos, the street level entrance at the back of the building takes you up a ramp to the top floor of the three-storey building. Each floor is clad in a different material - separate looks for separate functions. The top storey is panelled…