Architecture exists because of light


Architecture exists because of light. The need to capture, understand and play the light is one of the keys to the success of our project. Natural light has always been a fundamental element for playing with architectural designs and creating specific sensations, but new technologies have also allowed artificial light to develop in recent years … Read more

Villa TIERRA by Manuel Ruiz Moriche

Villa TIERRA Sotogrande Costa by ARK Architects

A villa with all the essence of Sotogrande Costa in Southern Spain. Two lines draw this project, – broken while minimalist and sober – two lines parallel to the continuous and flat landscape. Two lines that shelter the shaded spaces to inhabit, and from which the garden that surrounds the project is contemplated.  Only two exceptions escape … Read more

Zagaleta is a special place for good architecture

La Zagaleta 51 luxury real estate costa del sol marbella scaled 1

La Zagaleta is an urbanization project in Marbella (Benahavis) , built at the foot of the Serranía de Ronda hill for the very wealthy. Its villas are set on 900 hectares of land, between mountains and valleys, with views of the Mediterranean Sea. The villas stand out for their spectacular architecture and existing building level. … Read more

Villa BLUE a new masterpiece by Manuel R. Moriche

Villa BLUE by ARK Architects 2

A villa with views of the sea and nature, BLUE The Project colonizes a plot with a steep slope and impressive views over the sea. A series of trays are displaced with respect to each other, adjusting to the topography and generating living spaces while releasing the wonderful views of the Mediterranean Sea and Gibraltar. … Read more

ARK LAB: how villas with soul are designed by Manuel R. Moriche

Sotogrande architects ARK Lab Manuel Ruiz Moriche

Every property project by the Company ARK is anything but standard. Natural stone, food, fabrics, the windows, the plants… if there is something that characterises their luxury single-family homes it is because they are tailor-made projects. A kind of living architecture that can adapt to a specific space and conditions to produce a unique living … Read more

Financial Times mentions ARK Architects in its latest article on Marbella.

ARK Architects Financial Times Marbella Antonio Ruiz

Add Your Beyond billionaires and bling, the real Marbella attracts a variety of buyersHeading The real estate sector is growing on the Costa del Sol. Sales are back to pre-pandemic levels for both the super-villa set and on the city’s more cosmopolitan, authentic side. Sales in Marbella fell by 30 per cent in 2020 versus … Read more

Architecture and sustainability a perfect marriage with ARK Architects

Manuel Ruiz Moriche ARK Architects

At ARK we understand that our goal of achieving beauty without going beyond the limits of functionality, Architectural beauty can never be dissociated from the concept of sustainable building, a model that offers our clients the opportunity to live a unique experience of comfort and habitability, generating the least impact on the surroundings and the … Read more

Villa H23

Villa ZAGALETA by ARK Architects

Manuel R. Moriche visits the Carrara marble quarries.

Canteras Manuel Ruiz Moriche ARK Architects

ARK Architects always striving for excellence Manuel Ruiz Moriche, creative director and chief architect of ARK Architects visits the Carrara marble quarries. In his constant search for excellence and the best materials, Manuel R. Moriche’s travels around the world are a matter of course. The times of coronavirus have diminished those possibilities but now we … Read more

Villas and Golf, a natural combination by ARK Architects

VILLA MARBELLA Campo Golf Las Brisas ARK Architects

Famorus of its luxury villas located in natural enviorments, the firm ARK has become a specialist in the combination of architecture and golf A surface area of almost a thousand square metres, three floors connected by a lift, spacious contemporary style rooms, an infinity pool, a lush Mediterranean garden to take refuge in winter. Imagine … Read more