The com-pas or Passport is a tool that aims to accelerate the deep renovation of our residential...
Ex-aequo winner of the European Prize for Urban Public Space and Bauwelt Award 2017 ...
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The residential sector is responsible for 40% of greenhouse gas emissions due to the old and poor...
The organic communitarian Mirasol’s garden, situated in the neighborhood of Mira-sol, is promoted...
Developed in a key moment in terms of urban planning for Amorebieta-Etxano (Basque country) when...
The objective of this project is to remodel an existing house, currently occupied by the client’s...
Preliminary draft of cohabitation that tries to unfold the program of a single-family home to a...
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The services we offer include municipal plans and strategies, strategic consultancy, building projects, public spaces and landscaping, and education.
Building projects focused on the creation of livable spaces based on sustainable usage of resources. Development of design and execution phases as well as consultations for other professionals.
Productive agricultural projects in urban and periurban environments using participatory processes and intervening in the development of local ecological production and the sustainable management of water.
Consulting and developing of technical and strategic reports from research on buildings and climate change in the university context.
Long-term planning tool that, based on the characterization of the built environment, sets up a road map for building energy renovation in order to achieve the objectives of the European Union.
Strategic municipal planning instrument in short, medium, and long-term for the transition from the current environmental sustainability management model through participatory processes.
Academic teaching and professional training in architecture and sustainability, with tools regarding energy, water, materials, organic materials, and the community; at the building, urban, and landscape scale.
Identification processes of the project needs and their causes through group sessions to generate a diagnosis, project design codes, vision change, and to provide conflict management with the stakeholders involved in the project.
Strategic planning projects and intervention in the water cycle of a municipality, introduction of sustainable urban drainage systems and low-tech treatment to improve quality, quantity, and usage.
Strategic planning instrument that intervenes in the green spaces of the municipality for the sustainable management of ecosystem infrastructures, introducing productive management services for water and organic material.
Cíclica is a social studio founded by young catalan architects and researchers offering integrated solutions in architecture, sustainability and participation from an innovative and systemic approach. We develop projects from a multi-scale perspective: from building to territory, taking care of all the resources and material flows (energy, water, materials and organic material). We work to achieve a higher grade of self-sufficiency of the user, by involving the community in the decision-making. Cíclica has professionals with complementary backgrounds and more than 10 years of experience in projects and consultancy, halfway between research innovation and entrepreneurship.
Contemporary habitation models and urban sustainable habitability is his field of expertise. He coordinates projects in building and town planning making a special effort in the renovation and transformation of the city towards sustainability.
Participation, public space and ecological urbanism is her field of expertise. She coordinates participatory action research processes to promote new perceptive frameworks in sustainability and users active roles. Associated professor (UPC)
Ecological urbanism, landscape ecology and sustainable land management is her area of expertise. She coordinates projects integrating transformation of social metabolism in urbanism. Associated professor (UPC)
Relation between user, building and resource management is her area of interest. She coordinates projects and does research about triggers and impacts of ecological behaviour changes in organisations. Associated professor (URLL)
Sustainable habitability is her field of expertise. She has coordinated projects related to rehabilitation, energy poverty and access to housing to groups at risk of social exclusion.
Specializes in sustainable urban renovation. Participates in projects regarding energy efficiency and reusability. Coordinated a civic energy transition project
Specialized in geographic information Systems applied in the environmental and urban management.
Designer and frontend developer. The interface design and the user experience is her field of expertise.
Participation and education is her area of expertise. Has participated in projects related to promotion and integration of associations and community processes. Associated professor (UB).
Specialized in rehabilitation. She has participated in projects of building renovation regarding energy efficiency and reusability.
Specializes in administrative and communication services.
From the Center for Research and Technological Transfer CRITT - ETSAV - UPC, Cíclica we apply research, development and innovation (R & D & I) to our projects through the links we establish with university research groups of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya where also we give teaching. Currently, Cyclics hosts an Industrial Doctorate (DI) from the Generalitat de Catalunya "Towards an equitable energy model" (2017-2020). Below are their own publications, publications derived from participation in research congresses, external publications about our work, guest conferences and teaching collaborations. Download the information in pdf.
Centre de Recerca i Transferència Tecnològica de l’Escola d’Arquitectura del Vallès – Office 15-16
c/Pere Serra 1-15. 08173 Sant Cugat del Vallès (Barcelona). tel. +34 93 405 43 15
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