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Monumental Cinema by Casto Fernéndez-Shaw | Jorge Gorostiza
15-03-2019 No Comments

Monumental Cinema by Casto Fernéndez-Shaw | Jorge Gorostiza

Reviewing the work of the architect Casto Fernández-Shaw, I have found that many issues of his magazine Cortijos y rascacielos are digitized and can be accessed at Memoria de Madrid. In number three of that magazine, published in the winter of 1930, one of his visionary projects was published, in this case the Monumental Cinema, of which only the illustration […]

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”
02-08-2009 44 Comments

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”

In Orcasitas, inside Pradolongo’s park there is a ruin that stands out for his unexpected presence and for his lamentable condition. The oldest of the zone know her for the torn church. During the Civil war it suffered damages and in these moments there is fallen of badly preserved that is. The church is called Maris Stella and it was […]

Industrial heritage.Coca-Cola Factory | Andrés Fernández-Albalat Lois+Antonio Tenreiro
14-07-2009 43 Comments

Industrial heritage.Coca-Cola Factory | Andrés Fernández-Albalat Lois+Antonio Tenreiro

The factory of BEGANO, or the factory of Coca-Tail, as it is used to him  designate, was projected by the architects Andrés Fernández-Albalat Lois and Antonio Tenreiro in 1960. The work is considered, with the building Plastibar of Vigo, of Xosé Bar Boo (1957), as one of the milestones that marked, after the decade of the 50, the reincorporación of […]

Heritage. Cinema Paradiso
14-04-2009 29 Comments

Heritage. Cinema Paradiso

As almost all the vigueses, the past Christmass happened them beside my family. After the dinner of Nochebuena, already finished the desserts, have by habit see a film all together in the living room. This year the film chosen was the Italian “Cinema Paradiso”. For all that that like him a poquito the cinema and have not seen this glorious […]

Patrimonio. Cinema "MArvi" is sold: "Marvi" | Felipe Heredero - Carlos Sobrini
30-03-2009 381 Comments

Patrimonio. Cinema “MArvi” is sold: “Marvi” | Felipe Heredero – Carlos Sobrini

Last Friday, the 23rd of March El País newspaper published a brief article signed by Patricia Gosálvez on the ” Cinema Marvi “, a former cinema of neighborhood that is in sale. For whom it has not known it, little or nothing will represent the history of this place. Actually one more cinema, or less, of many that were offering […]