DESIGNER: Alonso Balaguer y Arquitectos Asociados
With the aim of transporting the ancient Roman baths to our days, the wellness and Spa center AIRE Ancient Baths is located at 88 Franklin Street, between the Broadway and Church New York neighborhoods. This space, which was previously used as an art gallery, has rest and relaxation as its main premises; it has undergone an important refurbishment and design work carried out by the prestigious architectural firm Alonso, Balaguer y Arquitectos Asociados. It is a refurbishment which seeks to discover new areas and let the venue’s original architecture be seen, thus letting us understand its original construction and its high architectural value in the city’s history.
It is a Greek Revival building that the Catalan architects have managed to transform into a unique setting. In order to do so, different materials from Porcelanosa Group have been used, such as %