Tag: exposición

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, […]

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 […]

V Cinema and architecture international Festival FICARQ 2017
14-02-2017 No Comments

V Cinema and architecture international Festival FICARQ 2017

La 5º edición del Festival Internacional de Cine y Arquitectura (FICARQ) que ocupará Santander durante los días del 4 al 8 de julio, convertirá la capital cántabra en un emisor de obras audiovisuales en las que la arquitectura jugará un papel fundamental. Para participar, es necesario inscribirse en www.festhome.com. Toda obra audiovisual del género de ficción o documental podrá participar en […]

Innovation in 360 degrees
07-02-2017 No Comments

Innovation in 360 degrees

Innovation=Change. And this one is the idea that sublies in the concept of the new edition of Barcelona Barcelona Building Construmat (BBConstrumat), the construction International Lounge by Fira de Barcelona that will take place from May 23 to May 26 in the Gran Via´s enclosure. The digitalization and the new technologies are the engine of change of the sector of the construction and […]

1,000 m2 of desire. Architecture and sexuality
27-12-2016 No Comments

1,000 m2 of desire. Architecture and sexuality

The exhibition looks at the way Western society has planned, built and imagined spaces for sex from the 18th century to the present day. With some 250 exhibits, including drawings and architectural models, art installations, audiovisuals, books and other materials, the exhibition explores the power of spaces as the driving force of desire and shows how architecture has been a […]

Architecture and Ornamentation drawings from the National Library of the XIX century
17-11-2016 No Comments

Architecture and Ornamentation drawings from the National Library of the XIX century

This new exhibition of the National Library – curated by Pedro Moleón and Isabel García-Toraño – is articulated in seven different sections: Personalities, Academy (which is divided into three sections: Classical Orders, Architecture and Perspective and Obtaining the title of architect in The Royal Academy of San Fernando), The Journey (divided in turn into Spain Journey and Travelling outside Spain), […]

X Latin-Americans Architecture and Urbanism Biennial in São Paulo 201
13-10-2016 No Comments

X Latin-Americans Architecture and Urbanism Biennial in São Paulo 201

“Un arquitecto es alguien que imagina lo que deseas pero con un poco más de exactitud que tú”. Con esta cita de Paul Valèry glosaba la comisaria de la Bienal Iberoamericana de Arquitectura y Urbanismo, Ángela García de Paredes, la figura de Eduardo Souto de Moura, premiado en esta bienal con el Premio Iberoamericano, y que protagonizará en breve uno […]

Interview with Cruz and Ortiz
10-10-2016 No Comments

Interview with Cruz and Ortiz

“The principal aim of the ICO Museum is to spread the best contemporary, both Spanish and international architecture. This year we have travelled from Olot to Seville to offer a more wide perspective of our architecture. This way, after RCR Arquitectes, it is an honor to be able to possess now Antonio Cruz and Antonio Ortiz. Mónica de Linos, Director of […]

Cruz y Ortiz Arquitectos
13-09-2016 No Comments

Cruz y Ortiz Arquitectos

La última exposición del año 2016 del Museo ICO de Madrid mostrará una retrospectiva de la trayectoria profesional del estudio liderado por Antonio Cruz y Antonio Ortiz. Desde el 5 de octubre de 2016 hasta el 22 de enero de 2017, el Museo ICO mostrará las obras más representativas del estudio Cruz y Ortiz desde sus comienzos en el año […]

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández
05-09-2016 No Comments

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández

In 1996, Bernard Tschumi writes ‘Violence of Architecture’ –a chapter of the book Architecture and disjunction– in the one that he presents to the architecture as an element in constant tension: between the body that occupies the space and the geometry that it contains to the body. Tschumi’s dilemma does that the architect should decide if he inclines of one […]

Architecture congress 2016
11-08-2016 No Comments

Architecture congress 2016

The sustainability, the rehabilitation of the constructed heritage, the participative processes, the right to a worthy housing or the right to an equitable city, are some of the topics that already are debated in the Architecture Congress 2016, which has been warming engines last weeks. The Congress, it will extend until November and will be a space of meeting professional […]

Alternativas / Alternatives. XIII BEAU
19-07-2016 One Comment

Alternativas / Alternatives. XIII BEAU

The itinerant exhibition, which is inaugurated in the Alhambra of Granada on July 19, will be able turn in other national and international cities as New York, in October. Under the title Alternatives / Alternatives, the XIIIth BEAU  has distinguished 89 projects between the categories of Heritage, Urbanism and Innovation, as well as in investigation, in the labor of spreading […]

Diary of a tree | 109 Architectes
13-07-2016 No Comments

Diary of a tree | 109 Architectes

“Diary of a tree” raises the current role of the architects in countries as the Lebanon, where the real estate developers are often those who impose the town planning. By means of the symbolic use of certain trees, this architects’ signature uses his own projects to exemplify how the public space should be preserved. Hereby, the offer exposes how, in […]

12 miradas Manuel Gallego Jorreto
12-07-2016 No Comments

12 miradas Manuel Gallego Jorreto

Last Wednesday, the 6th of July, 2016 Manuel Gallego Jorreto‘s exhibition was inaugurated, inside the cycle 12miradas:: Riverside stimulated by the Hijos de Rivera Corporation and Creative Laboratory Vilaseco Gallery. We will rely on the presence of the architect, that it will contribute his looks with a chat of introduction to the exhibition. “One presents Manuel Gallego normally enumerating his […]

Unfinished
26-05-2016 2 Comments

Unfinished

The ¨Unfinished¨ exhibition, presented in the Spanish pavilion at the Biennale, seeks to direct attention to processes more than results in an attempt to discover design strategies generated by an optimistic view of the constructed environment. Spain is one of the countries where the practice of architecture has been most affected by the economic crisis. There are few places on […]

From the horizon (and his dissolution) | Pedro Hernández
09-05-2016 No Comments

From the horizon (and his dissolution) | Pedro Hernández

The present text is, first of all, a simple and small reflection on the exhibition ‘Statements of a negotiation’ that gathers the pictorial work of the artist Francis Alÿs and developed – until Sunday, the 16th of August – in the Museum Tamayo of city of Mexico. Some warnings go ahead. Though I admire enormously the work of the (Belgian) […]

(Español) El arquitecto de Nueva York. Rafael Guastavino
28-04-2016 No Comments

(Español) El arquitecto de Nueva York. Rafael Guastavino

El arquitecto de Nueva York (Rafael Guastavino) “The architects of America have with him [Rafael Guastavino i Moreno] a debt of gratitude not only for having been a trustworthy and conscientious builder but for new possibilities have made possible in the field of the architectural design.” Peter B. Wight, 1901 Peter B. Wight was recognizing in Rafael Guastavino’s life i […]

12 looks::Riverside
05-04-2016 One Comment

12 looks::Riverside

“The multidisciplinary 12 looks::Riverside project promotes the creative investigation To Corunna and the Ribeira Sacra they are the locations in those who develop the initiatives.” The Vilaseco Creative Laboratory Gallery and Hijos de Rivera Corporation present the program 12looks::Riverside, a cultural multidisciplinary project that develops in two very differentiated environments, the urban one, in A Coruña, and other one rural, in […]

Emptiness, subtraction and silence. n'UNDO Conferences. Call for participants
14-03-2016 No Comments

Emptiness, subtraction and silence. n’UNDO Conferences. Call for participants

Emptiness, subtraction and silence. n’UNDO conference of critique, reflection and knowledge. Under the Empty title, Subtraction and Silence. Subtraction and Resignation in the creative process, a meeting character considers to interdiscipline, as a common place of exchange, critique, and knowledge. The Subtraction and the Resignation like matter of processes, investigations, interventions and works allow the reflection from different areas and […]

RCR Arquitectes. Shared creativity
23-02-2016 No Comments

RCR Arquitectes. Shared creativity

The next exhibition that will shelter the Museum ICO in Madrid, “RCR Arquitectes. Shared creativity”, it will show more than 25 years of professional path of the Catalans Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vilalta, at the head of the study of architecture RCR Arquitectes. Between the works that will be in this new exhibition of the year 2016 in […]

Manuel Gallego. Architecture 1967 - 2015
01-12-2015 No Comments

Manuel Gallego. Architecture 1967 – 2015

The Foundation Barrié offers in his headquarters of To Corunna, from November 18 until April 10, 2016, a new cultural and educational project: the exhibition MANUEL GALLEGO. Architecture 1969-2015, the first retrospective of the Galician architect and National Prize of Architecture (1997). The exhibition, comisariada for the own author and designed by the architect and photographer Paul G. Picard, is […]

The future belongs to Africa
13-11-2015 No Comments

The future belongs to Africa

// Making Africa  presents a great quantity of works, part d that depart from a retrospective look to the beginnings of the postcolonial age, which they pass along a wide variety of means. These works break with the conventional definitions of design, art, photography, architecture and cinema. “Making Africa: A continent of contemporary design throws a new light on Africa […]

Couples & Co. 22 Mirror Stories of Spanish Architecture
10-11-2015 No Comments

Couples & Co. 22 Mirror Stories of Spanish Architecture

Couples & Co. 22 Mirror Stories of Spanish Architecture proposes one of many possible readings on the recent history of the Spanish architecture. Across twenty-two studies organized concerning pairs, every equipment looks in a mirror where to discover how the latter sixteen years can be unfolded in two symmetrical and constant visions in the time though asymmetric and discontinuous in […]

9th eme3 International Architecture Festival
15-10-2015 No Comments

9th eme3 International Architecture Festival

From October 22 to October 25, the neighborhood of Grace of Barcelona will receive the ninth edition of the festival of architecture Eme3 which aim is to discover, to deal and to share new forms of architecture and urbanism linked to the realities of the current companies, across the reflection and the exchanges between the professionals who take part and […]

Warlike repulsion | Marcelo Gardinetti
12-10-2015 No Comments

Warlike repulsion | Marcelo Gardinetti

Picasso’s Guernica represents a historical event that expresses the conclusive manifestation of the art against the violence represented by the devastating bombardment of the air German force on Basque territory during the Spanish civil war. The work makes explicit the misery of the war and the suffering of the civil inhabitants of the city of Guernika, innocent victims of the […]

The blue little house. Fernando Higueras. Canaries and Las Salinas
08-10-2015 No Comments

The blue little house. Fernando Higueras. Canaries and Las Salinas

Fernando Higueras’s figure, one of the teachers of the architecture of Madrid of ’60 and ’70, enjoys nowadays a renewed interest for his architecture for already certain time, rediscovery which CentroCentro Cibeles joins now. Deceased in 2008, Higueras has left multitude of memorable fingerprints in Madrid, some so extraordinary as the Corona de Espinas or the Housings in San Bernardo, […]

Tapio Wirkkala: Monument Saivaara, 1978. Finnish Lapland
06-10-2015 No Comments

Tapio Wirkkala: Monument Saivaara, 1978. Finnish Lapland

The Latin-American Institute of Finland presents today on Tuesday, the 6th of October in Madrid the exhibition Tapio Wirkkala: Monumento Saivaara, 1978. Finnish Lapland. There treats itself about the sample of an artistic project concerning this one little known but very significant work Land Art that never managed to be constructed. The Monument Saivaara is a Tapio Wirkkala´s work (1915-85), […]