Tag: urbanismo

Interviews about Smart City with Domenico Di Siena
23-05-2017 No Comments

Interviews about Smart City with Domenico Di Siena

Victoria Fernández Áñez interviews Domenico Di Siena about abSmart City for an investigation that it develops for a program of Doctorate of the Technical University of Madrid. Domenico Di Siena is An Architect, Civic and Investigative Designer; his work focuses on processes for the improvement of the cities and the territories that we live. Domenico designs and develops processes and tools that […]

“The president”. The reappropriation of the public space | Ignacio Grávalos – Patrizia Di Monte
12-05-2017 No Comments

“The president”. The reappropriation of the public space | Ignacio Grávalos – Patrizia Di Monte

“The president” (Wild in the Streets), directed by Barry Shear, had the premiere in the convulsed May, 68. It belongs to a group of movies that will affect in the new power of an unincluded youth: Riot on Sunset Street, Dreyfuss, 1967; Privilege, Watkins, 1967; I love you, Alice B. Toklas, Averback, 1968; Alice’s Restaurant, Penn, 1969; Performance, Cammell y […]

Parking in the Xuíz Falcone street | Salgado+Liñares
26-04-2017 No Comments

Parking in the Xuíz Falcone street | Salgado+Liñares

Reformulation of a public area: parking in the street Xuíz Falcone. Double street – double space. The project takes as an object the reformulation of the area of the street Xuíz Falcone. In the origin of the project, and as element activator, there is the recovery of the original level of the street, disturbed by the aggressive landfill of the […]

Madrid ’54. The Expo that was not | Alberto Ruiz
24-04-2017 No Comments

Madrid ’54. The Expo that was not | Alberto Ruiz

La capitalidad de la nación fue un asunto fundamental para el régimen de Franco. La duración sostenida del frente de Madrid desde los últimos días del año 1936 hasta el final de la guerra había provocado considerables daños materiales, especialmente en la zona oeste de la capital —Ciudad Universitaria, barrio de Moncloa, Gran Vía— cuya reparación se convirtió en asunto […]

From the Utopian failure | Pedro Hernández
17-04-2017 No Comments

From the Utopian failure | Pedro Hernández

The architecture for yes same is unable to put solution to the males of the company. For much that has existed during great part of the 20th century an effort from the theory for claiming the autonomy of the discipline, today we know that the architecture limits itself, actually, in a complex process that is affected by the economic thing, […]

Terramotourism
17-01-2017 No Comments

Terramotourism

On 1 November 1755 an earthquake destroyed the city of Lisbon. Its impact was such that it displaced man from the center of creation. Its ruins legitimized Enlightened Despotism. Lisbon today is trembling again, shaken by a tourist earthquake that transforms the city at cruising speed. Its impact displaces the inhabitant of the center of the city. What new absolutisms will […]

The imaginary city
13-12-2016 No Comments

The imaginary city

The imaginary city. The decades of civil Spanish postwar period do not treat each other about a dead past, it is a question rather of a vision of the present. An inventory of indications probably they us can reveal what has happened. To re-compose the pieces, contextualizar the political and social reality that was living through the country, to be […]

Colonial villages
24-11-2016 No Comments

Colonial villages

During the postwar period there were created more than three hundred new peoples distributed by half A Spain. The National Institute of Settling adapted to the Regime a project of the Republic II, which was tying the birth of these localities to the development of zones without cultivating next the big rivers. Unlike what it happened in the cities, where […]

Urbanismo Lento | Íñigo García Odiaga
11-11-2016 173 Comments

Urbanismo Lento | Íñigo García Odiaga

The construction of the city was historically a process slow and based on the apilamiento of strata. On the Roman city the medieval one was arising, Arabic or Jewish later and of chronological form all the urban forms typical of every epoch. In the middle of the 20th century, it gave beginning for against an expansive urbanism, of unlimited growth. […]

The urbanism and the housewives | Alberto Ruiz
24-10-2016 4 Comments

The urbanism and the housewives | Alberto Ruiz

In 1959 the concept of political correction still was for be inventing, so still it was possible that a newspaper of national issue, in this Blanco y Negro -ABC’s cultural supplement- an article was publishing with round this one headline.1 The article was fulfilling all the premises to call the attention: polemic holder, graphical showy and, composition especially, signatory of […]

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 […]

The scenes of the cinema | Íñigo García Odiaga
02-09-2016 22 Comments

The scenes of the cinema | Íñigo García Odiaga

During these days the scenes of the Kursaal and of the Victoria Eugenia will receive the next edition of the international festival of cinema of San Sebastian. From another more remote point of view, it will be the own city native of San Sebastian the one that uses as scene to the own festival. The architecture and the urbanism of […]

I Richard H. Driehaus Architecture Competetition
16-08-2016 No Comments

I Richard H. Driehaus Architecture Competetition

They let’s sense beforehand the I Richard H. Driehaus Architecture Competetition, inviting them to take part and to spreading the initiative between whom they could be interested. It is a question of an International Contest directed to promoting the practice of an architecture and an urbanism that they preserve and give continuity to the local traditions. It has two phases: […]

New Centers of Urbanity for Lima | Aldo G. Facho Dede
05-08-2016 No Comments

New Centers of Urbanity for Lima | Aldo G. Facho Dede

In the year 2012 the Service of Parks of Lima (SERPAR) called for a national contest of ideas for a new zonal park that there was planning to construct him in the district of Villa Maria of the Victory, the same one that we gain together with Ana los aba and Paul Llopis of abalosllopis architects. This project was placing […]

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 […]

Theories and history of the contemporary city
14-07-2016 No Comments

Theories and history of the contemporary city

The contemporary city is an uncertain creature. His condition of sumatorio of social and economic, cultural and political, temporary and spatial variables turns her into a multiple puff-pastry difficult to apprehend. Infinity of theories and histories they go decades trying it, from what it has derived a doctrinaire equally vast and complex corpus. The aim of this book is to […]

Sobre el arte de hacer ciudades y Richard Sennett | Miquel Lacasta
01-07-2016 No Comments

Sobre el arte de hacer ciudades y Richard Sennett | Miquel Lacasta

“There are two ways of thinking bring over of what is the public urban space. One supports that it is a discursive space, in which the strangers speak between yes; and other one defends that it is a question of a space of the sight, where the persons interact visually, not verbally. In the history of the thought on the […]

Master's in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega 2016-2017
28-06-2016 2 Comments

Master’s in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega 2016-2017

The Master ‘s Degree in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega offers specialized and multidisciplinary training in planning, design, management and conservation of the landscape at different levels, in a discipline of growing interest nationally and internationally, as is the Landscape Architecture . This is an official master taught by the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC) and the University of […]

“El Coso” public space and fish-pond of companies |cómo crear historias
15-06-2016 No Comments

“El Coso” public space and fish-pond of companies |cómo crear historias

The sights from the high part are spectacular. The garden that produces water gives step to a sea covers of ancient houses that transforms in a landscape of gardens with the mounts in the horizon. To enjoy this experience, we place a viewing-point overflying the garden, with a pavement of wood that stops to guess what exists below, beside providing […]

The simulated city | Marc Chalamanch
13-06-2016 No Comments

The simulated city | Marc Chalamanch

“A place can be defined as a place of identity, relational and historical, a space that cannot be defined as a space of identity not as relational not as historically, one will define not place. (…)” “Not places, spaces of anonymity”, Marc Augé The cities make up, turned into perfect images, to be able to sham for what the company […]

The public space like board of game | Aida Navarro | TEDxUPValència.
24-05-2016 No Comments

The public space like board of game | Aida Navarro | TEDxUPValència.

The public space like board of game | Aida Navarro | TEDxUPValència. “The game is a mechanism capable of profaning, of returning to the free use the space that the power had confiscated”. Aida Navarre speaks to us about well versed limits and about the power of the game civil conscience to start and to create them. Valencian rather anxious […]

The city protagonist of the territory TIC | Marc Chalamanch
18-04-2016 No Comments

The city protagonist of the territory TIC | Marc Chalamanch

Entered the 21st century there has vanished the city of the technologies of the information that were prophesying, a few decades ago, the futurólogos disguised as gurus. Neither it has come near to the totalitarian tecnópolis denounced by the nostalgic ones of “any last time always is better”. It turns out interesting to revise the bold Messianic predictions that the […]

Enrique Parra - Manuel Saga · digital diffusion | MetaSpace
24-03-2016 No Comments

Enrique Parra – Manuel Saga · digital diffusion | MetaSpace

A few weeks ago we were chatting with Xavier Campos on architecture and illustration, today we give a jump of the hand of Enrique Parra and Manuel Saga to know a bit more the MetaSpace project an adventure on the relation between the video games and the architecture. Both are defined like “First of all players from the infancy and […]

Colonizing the urban space | Íñigo García Odiaga
05-02-2016 26 Comments

Colonizing the urban space | Íñigo García Odiaga

From the point of view of the architecture and the urbanism, the encamped ones of the movement 15M have returned to put of current importance different occupations of the urban space, realized from social protests. The capture of the common space on the part of the citizens has one of his first modals in the occupation of the public parks […]

Summons the XIIIth BEAU. Alternatives
24-12-2015 2 Comments

Summons the XIIIth BEAU. Alternatives

The XIII Spanish Biennieal of Architecture and Urbanism is born of the interest for those architectures that raise alternatives of progress in an epoch of recovery of the landscape and of renovation of the urban space of the city and his constructions. Solvent propositions capable of checking the problems which the architecture and the urbanism faces from a renewed and […]

Summons of the Latin-American X Bienal of Architecture and Urbanism
10-12-2015 One Comment

Summons of the Latin-American X Bienal of Architecture and Urbanism

Already there are available in the web the regulatory bases of the summons of the Latin-American X Bienal of Architecture and Urbanism promoted by the Department of Promotion of the Government of Spain, across the Headquarter of Architecture, Housing and Soil, in collaboration with the Advice Foundation Architects’ Box of Spain, the Foundation Arquia on the part of Spain and […]

Louis Kahn's words | Oscar Tenreiro Degwitz
07-12-2015 2 Comments

Louis Kahn’s words | Oscar Tenreiro Degwitz

I remember a conversation with Louis I. Kahn (1902-1974) in his office, 45 years ago. I took notes in a notebook that I preserve and in which the teacher planned a few minuscule sketches that I hoard. Did I mention that Kahn had a way of expressing very particularly? It was doing in certain way linguistic philosophy, was exploring the […]

The Paris of Le Corbusier
05-11-2015 2 Comments

The Paris of Le Corbusier

‘The Paris of Le Corbusier’ he analyzes the dual relations between the city and the architect: the dialectics between the royal city – the Paris where it was living – and the ideal city – the abstract Paris that it was projecting-. It tries to confront both worlds to understand them better. Paris is an occasion to understand to Him […]