The collaboration agreement signed between the family of the architect José Antonio Coderch de Sentmenat and the ETSAV has made it possible to make available to the research and scientific community the collection of documents from their professional study, the Fund Digital Coderch. The Digital Coderch Fund is launched with a double objective. On the one hand, preserve and preserve the legacy of one of the most important Catalan architects of the 20th century. On the other hand, encourage the study, analysis and research of its architectural work.
The documentary collection compiled, processed and digitized comprises from 1941 to 1978 and among others, you can find the original documentation related to well-known works such as the Torre Valentina urbanization, the Trade buildings, or the extension of the 'School of Technical Architecture of Barcelona. The Coderch Digital Fund is characterized by a generous documentary type that, among others, includes: invoices and receipts, photographs of the work, personal photographs, memoirs, sketches, drawings, drawings, correspondence, notes, drawings, etc.
Digital Coderch Fund
The Coderch Digital Fund and its digitized fund can be consulted from a computer of the ETSAV Library during its opening hours. Likewise, the documents and images of interest can be printed. The documents are printed in A4 format (0,20 € per page) and images in A3 format (0,35 € per page). In order to be able to print the images, a form must be filled in, where the applicant's personal data must be recorded, the justification that motivates the search, the relationship of the printed documents and a compromise as there will be no commercial exploitation of the documents and that its use will be limited to teaching or research uses.