DATA CITY is a course of IaaC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia developed at Master in City and Technology, in 2016/17 by:

Tutors: Mar Santamaria, Pablo Martinez Diez

Students: Frederick Ajjoub, Peng Wang


2 URBAN DATA (City scale)

start from 5 different blocks in barcelona

collect data related to the vibe of the city ( residences, tourists, number of resautants, museums…..)

visualize them ( with different maps from different topics)


analysis and conclude

3 URBAN DATA (Regional scale)

start from 23 council buildings in Ciutat Vella, Barcelona

collect data related to the land use/surface/usage/age…. of the buildings,

go further, based on the size, we divide these 23 buildings in 2 group, define 2 buffer of these 2 groups.

visualize different activities inside the buffer.

analysis and conclude

Based on the analysis, how to reuse these buildings to improve the urban environment in this district?