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How low can we go?

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gallicant


How low can we go?

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territory / ecosystem


41º25'43.92"N 0º95'80.5"E

territory / ecosystem


41º25'43.92"N 0º95'80.5"E

 
 
 

Gallicant is a ruin. A small town that was abandoned in the 1950s. It is a 223 ha. (512 acres) hill, on top of the Mussara range, the northern border of el Camp and Priorat, an extraordinary wine region.

 It is 900 metres above sea level, and looking towards Montsant, the magic mountain of this land.

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needs


Outdoors summer school.

needs


Outdoors summer school.

How to turn this ruin into an outdoors summer camp for young kids and not so young kids? A place where they can live with the wild, while sharing and shaping their dreams and adventures.

 A learning place related to Montessori and Waldorf schools, this would be the biggest outdoors learning environment in the south of Europe.

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resources


Time and stones.

resources


Time and stones.

This ruin and its surroundings are full of resources: it used to be a town not so long ago. Our aim is to work only with what's there. Stones, trees, air, time.
 

Hunting, gathering, foraging, up cycling, reinforcing, emptying, building, bringing new dreams, 
organising matter and space in such a way that this place is inhabitable again.

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plan / search


Unbuilding with time?

plan / search


Unbuilding with time?