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Pavilion 8 Fira de Barcelona L'Hospitalet de Llobregat

Project credits

Architectural study: Toyo Ito Associates

Lighting project: Toyo Ito

LAMP solution: FIL BOX

Year: 2006

Developer: Fira 2000

Engineering: DOM

Installation company: Emte - Klimacal - Agefred

The extension of the Fira de Barcelona conference centre (Gran Vía site) is located between the municipal areas of Barcelona and l'Hospitalet, between the airport and the city.

The international contest for the execution of the mentioned extension it was gained by the prestigious Japanese architect Toyo Ito.

The most significant new building is the pavilion no. 8, a rectangular two-story building, where the ground floor is designed as fairground space and convention hall, which can be easily subdivided using portable dividing partitions, and the upper floor is a convention hall.