Canòpia Urbana – Winner
Agence Ter www.agenceter.com
Ana Coello de Llobet www.anacoello.es
The physical and geographical centrality of the Plaça de les Glories had not resulted so far the urban center that Cerdà planned for this area of Barcelona. Located at the intersection of the three main avenues of the city, Glories is now in the joint between the urban system and the future Cerdà green axis linking parks Trinidad, Sagrera and Ciutadella. Glories represents an opportunity to create a park-plaza, including new contemporary dimensions, such as biodiversity and climate comfort and space for everyday recreational practices.