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Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

Fran Silvestre Arquitectos is an architectural design studio based in Valencia, Spain, a multidisciplinary architect firm founded by Fran Silvestre in 2005. There are three main elements to his projects, namely modulation, series and the use of light. In these respects, he has received high marks in projects using innovative materials and techniques.

Fran Silvestre, born in Spain in May 1976, after graduating from the School of Architecture in Valencia in 2001, specialized in urban planning at the Eindhoven University of Technology, after which he won the Pritzker Prize for architect Alvaro Siza from Portugal studio scholarship. and collaborated with him on projects. Since 2006 he has also dedicated himself to the Faculty of Architectural Design at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, where he was Deputy Director of the Faculty of Architecture from 2010-2012. Since 2009 he has been Director of the European University of Valencia Degree Final Program and Director of the European University of Valencia's MArch Graduate Architectural Specialist Program.

Fran Silvestre's work experience in the studio of Alvaro Siza has a great influence on him, he is deeply influenced by the design style of Alvaro Siza and the sculptor Andreu Alfaro. With white minimalism as the keynote, a stunning high-purity building is created. Fran Silvestre believes that we must respect the environment, but also understand from a spatial and temporal perspective, valuing architectures that can pass through time without becoming obsolete. The focus is on using innovation. New materials, new technologies, improve people's lives.

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    Design Works

    • N70 NIU House

      NIU project, designed by Fran Silvestre, arises with the purpose of innovating construction systems to increase precision in the materialization of architecture. Deadlines and certain costs improve the quality of human environments, making them more sustainable and healthy.
    • Piera House

      Design studio Fran Silvestre Arquitectos' latest creation, Piera House in Spain, discusses setting limits and their permeability.
    • House in Benahavis

      To take advantage of the site's views, the main living Spaces of the house are located on the higher floors and supported by a single volume at right angles to the slope.
    • House of Sun

      Fran Silvestre propose to embrace with a circle a space open to the sky and the horizon, and simultaneously protected from the gaze of others and the powerful winds of the area.
    • House of Sand

      The house is located in front of the Mediterranean, in a place where an imposing dune protects the coast from storms. This starting point defines the configuration of the project. 
    • House of Silence

      House of Silence is a musician studio and residence designed by Fran Silvestre. It is located in a residential area near Valencia where houses are adjacent to each other.
    • Pati Blau House

      Pati Blau House emerges as an interpretation of this typology. The delicious bankruptcies of the plot are regularized with the servants of the facilities, a gymnasium and storage pieces, drawing the outline of a regular patio.
    • Compluvium House Concept

      Fran Silvestre  like to think of this house located in the center of Madrid as an interpretation of this element, which also grants privacy to the house from neighboring buildings.
    • House in Rio de Janeiro

      Each element of the building supports, blends and overlaps with each other, aiming to shape the character of the building with the minimum amount of earthwork possible by opening up the corners of the building.
    • Sotogrande House

      Fran Silvestre has completed a spectacular villa in Spain, Sotogrande House, located in front of the Sotogrande Golf course. A large cantilever blocks cadiz's strong sun rays and avoids heavy rainfall in the Grazalema mountain region.
    • Hofmann House

      Under a clear blue sky, standing on a large and narrow field, facing the sea breeze, you can enjoy the nearby garden and overlook the distant sea view. The Hofmann House is situated in this delightful landscape.
    • La Pinada House

      Each of the rooms in the house describes a moment in life of this family story. Thus it was essential to maintain the structure, spaces, uses, garden and memories, presenting them in a new way.
    • House on the Cliff

      Fran Silvestre like the virtue of architecture which makes possible constructing a house on air, walking on water... An abrupt plot of land overlooking the sea, where what is best is to do nothing. It invites to stay. 
    • Guest Pavilion

      Inside, the building aims to minimise its impact on the garden. In this way, the pavilion is close to a boundary of the land, perpendicular to the pool, showing its thinner and opaque side to the existing building. 
    • Petra Stone

      It also uses the local as an exhibition space, which shows the pieces of furniture developed with natural stone as its protagonist.
    • Breeze House

      In the scheme, Fran Silvestre updated the elements used in the adjacent buildings, such as the lattice structure that forms the fence, and the shading of the porch that is slightly above the street level.