AMSIF Community Center

Architectural design and construction supervision.

Location: Los Castillos, León

Year: 1996

This community center is located in the neighborhood called “The Castles” in a marginal poor zone at the north of the city and it is directed specially to the woman´s improvement of life. The center has training workshops, classrooms, a public library, medical and administrative offices. The several spaces are grouped around a central covered courtyard which promotes the interaction and allows several community events. The classrooms, workshops and library are illuminated from above by skylights, orientated towards the north to offer a better lighting and allow energetic savings.