Tag: arquitectura española

Family house in Punta Canide | Díaz+Díaz
22-03-2017 No Comments

Family house in Punta Canide | Díaz+Díaz

This detached house is located in Punta Canide, Oleiros, in the Bay, with stunning sea views. Due to this location, the building should respond to some very specific buildable constrains and setbacks, required by municipal regulations, as well as the morphology of the land itself, which required adapting to the slope of the plot, with a drop of nearly three […]

Interview to Iñaki Bergera
20-03-2017 No Comments

Interview to Iñaki Bergera

On the occasion of the recent inaugurated exhibition ‘Chamber and model. Photography of models of architecture in Spain, 1925-1970‘ in the ICO Museum we have had the opportunity to support a small conversation the commissioner of the exhibition, Iñaki Bergera on this first honoring realized in Spain to these two systems of representation of the architecture. “The cities, the monuments, […]

Fredy Massad · critical architecture
16-03-2017 No Comments

Fredy Massad · critical architecture

In this new delivery of the section “buoy”, we approach the world of the “critical architecture”, and that better way of it doing that of Fredy Massad’s hand (Buenos Aires, 1966). Atypical architect (it has that Urbano de la Universidad of Buenos Aires obtains in the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning) and who in Alicia Guerrero Yesto’s company investigates […]

Recovery and occupation of an agricultural ship of beginning of s. The XXth | Estudio Serrano + Baquero | Estudio Serrano + Baquero
15-03-2017 No Comments

Recovery and occupation of an agricultural ship of beginning of s. The XXth | Estudio Serrano + Baquero | Estudio Serrano + Baquero

Context. The project is in Nervión’s neighborhood in Seville that, as is observed in the different photographies of epoch and in the ancient mapping, always it has had a strong industrial character. It was for many years the area of supply of the city, with multitude of agricultural plots in which wheat was cultivated especially. Already in 1830 part of […]

Mad Architects: Mies versus Farnsworth
14-03-2017 No Comments

Mad Architects: Mies versus Farnsworth

With this cartoon, Mad Architects: Mies versus Farnsworth, it begins and probably it finishes a series that enough time ago I began but that did not see the light till now. There did not happen the critical, lucid, humorous and ironic rasero that characterizes me (if I do not say it to myself …) and unless some magazine, web etc, pays me […]

The Bunshaft case. Notes on the fragility | José Antonio Sumay Rey
13-03-2017 No Comments

The Bunshaft case. Notes on the fragility | José Antonio Sumay Rey

Few cases there is more paradigmatic on the question of the conservation of the modern architecture that the case Bunshaft. Rough man and of few words, Gordon Bunshaft (1909-1990) is known internationally by the Lever House (1952) and by his work in the signature Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM) where it would develop all his career until 1979. His work is […]

Ctrl+Green. Renovation of an industrial space | RuizEsquiroz + Marta Muñoz Arquitectos
08-03-2017 No Comments

Ctrl+Green. Renovation of an industrial space | RuizEsquiroz + Marta Muñoz Arquitectos

Ctrl+Green is a renovation project of an industrial space, changing its use into an office/house in the vicinity of Madrid Río. The architectural strategies are based on duplication and saving, both energy and space. Firstly, we duplicate some architectural elements (the floor and the façade) creating active chambers. Secondly, and thanks to the first strategy, we save and store energy […]

The hidden pavilion | Penelas Architects
01-03-2017 No Comments

The hidden pavilion | Penelas Architects

The Project fulfills the desire to Build a space for meditation and retreat, a place to Inhabit and to Think. The pavilion is built in a glade of the forest, the only clearing without a tree. It is wrapped up in Nature, hidden in it, in a way that it is only slightly perceptible. Suspended over a small waterfall, the […]

Chamber and model. Photography of models of architecture in Spain, 1925-1970
28-02-2017 No Comments

Chamber and model. Photography of models of architecture in Spain, 1925-1970

The ICO Museum inaugurates the exhibition ‘Chamber and model. Photography of models of architecture in Spain, 1925-1970’, that will be opened until the next May 14. This project is promoted by the Department of Promotion, organized and produced with the support of the ICO Foundation and has possessed the collaboration of PHotoEspaña as well as of the project of investigation […]

Program of formation "ENC_17024" of Arquitasa in Barcelona. Level I
16-02-2017 No Comments

Program of formation “ENC_17024” of Arquitasa in Barcelona. Level I

ARQUITASA es una Sociedad de Tasación HOMOLOGADA por el BANCO DE ESPAÑA, con 30 años de existencia e implantación en todo el territorio español y en varios países latinoamericanos. ARQUITASA está integrada en el grupo empresarial AGIFI, (GIA, en Latinoamérica) junto a las empresas GINPROSA, INZAMAC,FUCTURA e ION, desarrollando, además de sus trabajos de valoración, tasación y avalúos, una labor […]

Rehabilitation of one-family housing in the Zapateira | soma arquitectura
15-02-2017 No Comments

Rehabilitation of one-family housing in the Zapateira | soma arquitectura

We face this task an enormous respect for the existing thing and the necessary care not to lose or to alter in the way the soul of the house. To rehabilitate a bulging housing of D. Andrés Fernandez-Albalat’s study is for us much more than a gift. If this gift comes from the hand of a client with the sufficient […]

The kitchen of the Oíza´s grandmother | La choricera de Segovia
13-02-2017 One Comment

The kitchen of the Oíza´s grandmother | La choricera de Segovia

Years ago I listened to Sáenz de Oíza to speak against the excessively functional design, and it put a very convincing example. He spoke that the functional kitchen of the Bauhaus had all the necessary elements foreseen exhaustively, up to the last detail, and all this perfectly modulated and optimized. It was a marvel that in the twenties, while the […]

Roteta House | Estudio Peña Ganchegui
08-02-2017 No Comments

Roteta House | Estudio Peña Ganchegui

The particular attributes offered by the plot shape the house: Its level 3 meters above the street, the astonishing layered rock wall at the bottom of the plot, the beautiful existing palm, and the presence of two car-parks located South and West of the plot. All of them have been, along with the orientation (N-S, following the elongated form of […]

Born Market surrounding area in Barcelona | vora
01-02-2017 No Comments

Born Market surrounding area in Barcelona | vora

The proposal is part of the strategy to revitalize part of the old town, which has stagnated for many years for lack of use of the Born Market and lack of permeability of the Citadel. The urbanization of the streets surrounding the old Born Market has the goal to respond to needs and potentials, which an opening of a renovated […]

Interview William J. R. Curtis (II) | bRijUNi
27-01-2017 No Comments

Interview William J. R. Curtis (II) | bRijUNi

We continue with the second part of the interview William J. R. Curtis on the occasion of the reissue of the book “Le Corbusier. Ideas and Forms”. Con respecto a la historia y a la posible continuidad hegeliana de la que hablábamos antes, en el contexto actual, ¿Cree que existe una posición comúnmente aceptada sobre la necesidad de conocerla, tal […]

indexARQ
26-01-2017 No Comments

indexARQ

What is the Qualit manual? The Qualit manual of the Architectural Project (MC) elaborated by the CSCAE is an instrument at the disposal of the designer for the project draft with a standard for the organization of the information and the justification of the fulfillment of the regulation. The MC is articulated as document of reference to the control of […]

Possum offices | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
25-01-2017 No Comments

Possum offices | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

The new premises are located on the second floor of an isolated building that was originally designed for office use. The space had never been occupied before and, with the exception of the toilets and the basic structural elements (outer walls, common spaces and general) the rest of the infrastructural elements were missing. The intervention is a work of interior […]

The XVIIIth of the contest for Arquia/Scholarships
24-01-2017 No Comments

The XVIIIth of the contest for Arquia/Scholarships

The Arquia Foundation, attending to the formative value that they suppose the practical knowledge of the profession and the geographical mobility, summons the edition XVII of the contest arquia/Scholarships, for that it grants 20 scholarships directed students in last years of the career and to young architects newly qualified, destined to the accomplishment of professional practices in European studies of […]

Interview William J. R. Curtis (I) | bRijUNi
20-01-2017 No Comments

Interview William J. R. Curtis (I) | bRijUNi

In the year 2015, coinciding with 50 anniversary of the death of the prolific teacher Le Corbusier, the publishing house Phaidon re-edited the extension of the book Le Corbusier. Ideas and Forms by William J.R Curtis, historian of the architecture, critic, writer, painter and British photographer. William J.R Curtis is specially known by his critique of the history of the modern architecture and his […]

Rehabilitation of Housing Sarela_Rehab | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura
18-01-2017 No Comments

Rehabilitation of Housing Sarela_Rehab | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura

One of the secrets better avoided the City of Santiago de Compostela we find it on the banks of the Rio Sarela … To only a kilometre of the Cathedral, it is precisely in this place where there takes place the exceptional singularity of the survival of the last contact between the historical city and his rural territory of origin, […]

Luis Lope de Toledo · #JuevesDeArquitectura
12-01-2017 No Comments

Luis Lope de Toledo · #JuevesDeArquitectura

We begin the year in the section marks with beacons chatting with Luis Lope de Toledo, architect for the Technical Top School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM) and creator in twitter about the hashtag #JuevesDeArquitectura in that every week hundreds of users, between whom we include ourselves, share across this social network different architectural works from different approaches and worries. […]

Reform of the new headquarters for the school of design EASD-DEIÀ | ZFA Architecture and Urban Lab
11-01-2017 No Comments

Reform of the new headquarters for the school of design EASD-DEIÀ | ZFA Architecture and Urban Lab

Our work consisted of improving the surrounding one of the building (fronts and covers) to obtain more efficiency and better aesthetics to a building of educational use that had remained functionally obsolete. From the beginning we appear our intervention as THE SECOND OPPORTUNITY that the architecture can offer to the buildings in the frame of an operation of integral reform. […]

Moneo, from the idea of front | Marcelo Gardinetti
06-01-2017 No Comments

Moneo, from the idea of front | Marcelo Gardinetti

Incorporated into a determinant plot of the local identity, Rafael Moneo‘s intervention for the town hall of Murcia achieves his contextual agreement by means of the observance of the protagonism of the buildings that compose the historical heart of the city up to reaching a complementación without fractures. The Moneo´s operation around it is focused in heightening the existing architectures, […]

The housing for the elderly in Adeamayor de San Martin | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo
04-01-2017 No Comments

The housing for the elderly in Adeamayor de San Martin | contextos de arquitectura y urbanismo

The housing for the elderly in Adeamayor de San Martin (Valladolid) can not be understood without its context. Located on the border of a saline hidden wetland (Salgüeros de Aldeamayor) the aridity of the terrain and the infinite horizontality of the Spanish agricultural esplanade – dotted with small masses of pine trees – dominates the landscape, conditioning the implementation of […]

Interview to José Ramón Alonso Pereira · INCUNA
03-01-2017 No Comments

Interview to José Ramón Alonso Pereira · INCUNA

The journalist Victor Guillot converses, in the frame of the Days XVIII International of Industrial Heritage, with José Ramón Alonso Pereira (ETS Architecture, Universidade gives Corunna. Spain). Madrid (1953), architect ETSAM (1977), doctor UPM (1983), teacher to title USC (Santiago de Compostela 1987), professor of university UDC (Corunna 1991) of History of the Architecture and of the Urbanism in the […]

SW Architect’s version. Your father
29-12-2016 No Comments

SW Architect’s version. Your father

For if you are not sufficiently freaks as to recognize this dialog, it is based like not, in Star wars‘ mythical scene: Probably it must have finished the emblem with a NOOOOO of the scholar and be thrown to the emptiness looking for work (a suicide, nowadays), but far from it and motivated by the incessant petitions of the fans […]

San Juan Ostuncalco Health Center | Arquitectura Sin Fronteras España
28-12-2016 No Comments

San Juan Ostuncalco Health Center | Arquitectura Sin Fronteras España

The project of extension of the San Juan Ostuncalco Health Center is included inside the work of cooperation that Architecture Without Borders carries out from the year 1997 in Guatemala. The aim of the project is to clear the saturated center of municipal health, where the situation of accumulation and the bad quality of the spaces the minors and the […]

To his air | Sergio de Miguel
26-12-2016 31 Comments

To his air | Sergio de Miguel

In 1962, the unforgettable Sota left us a jewel in Madrid. A gymnasium, for a school. A building transition. A section. An attitude. An exercise of architectural goodness. It was necessary to save a desnivel incorporating an extension to the school Maravillas. Resolve the stair. Giving a soil to the playground of games by up and a façade to the […]

Interior reform for a study of piano and plastic arts. Durán Arufe-Takebe Office | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
21-12-2016 No Comments

Interior reform for a study of piano and plastic arts. Durán Arufe-Takebe Office | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

“Seeing is to understand. Since it is not understood any more than with the reason.” Ignacio Ramonet. Deepening and knowledge demand to be, stability, a sufficient time and a tidy reflection. A process which development demands approximation, trip towards the interior thing as fundamental argument. This approximation, as way of dealing, seems to be more next to what despliega half-close […]