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The IVth Sustainable Construction of Castilla y León Award. Summons
23-02-2012 21 Comments

The IVth Sustainable Construction of Castilla y León Award. Summons

All the autonomous communities of Spain represented in the IVth Sustainable Construction of Castilla y León Award, International Area. In the international area they can inscribe projects placed out of Spain, in these moments already they have begun the inscriptions, though the period finishes on March 30, 2012, being able to realize the inscription across the web page of the […]

Prizes of Investigation "Agustín de Betancourt" and "Juan Lopez de Peñalver"
16-02-2012 No Comments

Prizes of Investigation “Agustín de Betancourt” and “Juan Lopez de Peñalver”

The Royal Academy of Engineering summons 3 ª edition of the Prizes of Investigation “Agustín de Betancourt” and “Juan Lopez de Peñalver”, directed investigative young persons, 36-year-old minors, whose works are related to the Engineering and the Architecture, practical applications of the sciences or historical or social aspects, at least in a significant part, in Spain. Each of the prizes […]

V Premios Arquitectura e Interiorismo 2012 del Grupo Porcelanosa. Convocatoria]
07-02-2012 87 Comments

V Premios Arquitectura e Interiorismo 2012 del Grupo Porcelanosa. Convocatoria]

The purpose of this contest is the selection of the best presented project using the different materials of the group companies PORCELANOSA applied to the interiorismo, beside promoting the creative activity of the new and future professionals, favoring his promotion and the diffusion of his work. CATEGORIES The contest divides in two categories: – PROJECTS OF FUTURE. There will be […]

Gran Premio Especial del Urbanismo 2011. Francia
03-02-2012 2 Comments

Gran Premio Especial del Urbanismo 2011. Francia

The Catalan architect Joan Busquets, who directs the study BAU, has received the Great Special Prize of the Urbanism 2011 that the French Government grants. The distinction was delivered him yesterday by the Secretary of Ecology, sustainable Development, Transport and Housing, Nathalie Kociusko-Morizet, in an act that was celebrated in I her Mentioned of l’Architecture et du Patrimoine, in the […]

XIV Premio del Colexio de Arquitectos de Galicia. Gala
26-01-2012 1,043 Comments

XIV Premio del Colexio de Arquitectos de Galicia. Gala

The Colexio de Arquitectos de Galiciawill celebrate next January 31 to Show of the Prizes XIV Colexio de Arquitectos de Galicia, and he invites to the whole Galician company. The act will be celebrated in Novagalicia Banco’s Audience in Santiago de Compostela (street Preguntoiro, 23), at 20:00 p.m., and it will be an honoring all the professionals who took part […]

Public Space Urban European Award 2012: the square
12-01-2012 One Comment

Public Space Urban European Award 2012: the square

A few weeks ago Transverse Landscape we were invited, across Ramiro Aznar, to inform in an interesting thread of e-mails: an idea thrown to the air by Alpaca Gonzalez in relation to the summons of the European Prize of Public Urban Space 2012. In this series of post office there were taking part many of the persons with whom we […]

Premios FAD 2012. Convocatoria
10-01-2012 499 Comments

Premios FAD 2012. Convocatoria

Already it is opened 54 ª Edition of the Prizes FAD of Architecture and Design Interior. The area of the award is the Iberian Mainland and the Islands. The works can obtar realized between January 1 and December 31, 2011. The categories are: Architecture, Interiorismo, City and Landscape and Ephemeral Interventions. The juror of this year is presided by Guillermo […]

VIII concurso bienal arquia/tesis. Fallo
27-12-2011 60 Comments

VIII concurso bienal arquia/tesis. Fallo

The Caja de Arquitectos Foundation has for object promote and promote cultural activities in the field of the architecture. Between these activities one finds the collection arquia/tesis, orientated to the publication of doctoral relevant theses of architecture for his contribution to the architectural knowledge, once checked and adapted by his respective authors. The collection arquia/tesis tries to put, this way, […]

Arquia/Scholarships. Announcement 2012
16-12-2011 4 Comments

Arquia/Scholarships. Announcement 2012

The Caja de Arquitectos Foundation, attending to the formative value that suppose the practical knowledge of the profession and the geographic mobility, summons 20 scholarships for students of Architecture and young architects allocated to the realisation of professional practices in European studies of Architecture. They exist two modalities of participation: academic file and contest. It can opt for participating in […]

AGi architects, prize WAF 2011. Future Projects-Residential
06-12-2011 1,521 Comments

AGi architects, prize WAF 2011. Future Projects-Residential

The study of Hispanic architecture-Kuwaiti AGi architects has won the prize WAF by his project for the residential complex Wafra Living, that has heaved  with the galardón in the category of Fututos Projects-Residential, in which it competed with other 16 pertinent candidates of different countries. This fourth edition of the World Architecture Festival has turned around the concept of ‘Difference’ […]

Prize Eurosolar 2011, bioclimatic House
05-12-2011 1,520 Comments

Prize Eurosolar 2011, bioclimatic House

The bioclimatic house of the Foundation Leeward Galicia, promoted by the Consellería of Economy and Industry through the Inega, receives today in Berlin the prize of the European Association by the Renewable Energies (Eurosolar), a galardón conceded in the category of Education and Training with which pretends  «resaltar or character exemplarizante gives initiative no field give enerxías renewable», as it […]

Rafael Moneo+Hans Hollein. Creativity and the Innovation Award
02-12-2011 5 Comments

Rafael Moneo+Hans Hollein. Creativity and the Innovation Award

The Spanish architect Rafael Moneo has broken a lance in favour of his profession in Vienna, on having emphasized the instrumental paper of this trade in ” the unfortunate constructions ” of destructive neighborhoods and of the second housings on the Spanish coasts. I clown around it did these comments on the occasion of the Creativity and the Innovation Award […]

ar+d. Emerging Architecture Awards 2011
28-11-2011 No Comments

ar+d. Emerging Architecture Awards 2011

Last Wednesday Emerging Architecture delivered themselves the prestigoso prize AR+Awards for in the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in London. The prize there has been shared between Galician study [Juan Creus + Covadonga Carrasco] and the Thai architect Boonserm Premthada, with the works Malpica’s Harbour Remodelling and Kantana Film and Animation Institute. They had to face more than 300 […]

2013 World Landscape Art Exposition Jinzhou China
17-11-2011 5 Comments

2013 World Landscape Art Exposition Jinzhou China

A Galician garden inspired by the dispersed hopscotches for the Galician geography he has turned out to be a victor of an international contest of ideas promoted by Jinzhou’s city, to the northwest of China and organized by the international Federation of architecture of the landscape (IFLA). The garden designed by the lalinense Martin Toimil, of the study of landscape […]

Summons Hispania Nostra Award
17-11-2011 No Comments

Summons Hispania Nostra Award

These Prizes, of new creation, are organized together by the Association Roman Spain Nostra and the Foundation Banco Santander. The object of the same ones is the recognition of the good practices in the area of the Cultural Heritage of Spain, carried out by natural or juridical persons who have contributed from this form to his conservation and enrichment, constituting […]

Failure of the V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Prizes
15-11-2011 One Comment

Failure of the V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Prizes

The Andalusian architect Juan Domingo Santos was the winner of the Great Prize in the V edition of the Prizes Elevators Enor of Architecture. The juror thought that his Museum of the Water in Lanjarón for ” The sensibility with which constructions lacking in value recover with a collective recollection ballasted by his previous use and they obtain a few […]

Summons BIAU 2012
14-11-2011 218 Comments

Summons BIAU 2012

The Latin-American Biennial show of Architecture and Urbanism (BIAU) proposes a series of summons opened for students and professionals in the frame of his seventh edition that will take place next September in the city of Cadiz. The basic activities of the Biennial show turn concerning the recognition of professional paths and of significant works of architecture; to highlighting the […]

Media-TIC in Barcelona, World Architectural Festival 2011 (WAF)
08-11-2011 No Comments

Media-TIC in Barcelona, World Architectural Festival 2011 (WAF)

The Media-TIC located in the district 22 of Barcelona, has been rewarded by the World Architectural Festival (WAF) as the best building of 2011, as has reported the Consortium of the Duty-free zone, entity promoter of the building. The building designed by the Barcelonian office Cloud 9, has been chosen between 300 candidates by the singularity of his design and […]

Summons European Prize of the Public Urban Space 2012
07-11-2011 No Comments

Summons European Prize of the Public Urban Space 2012

Centre of Culture Contemporània of Barcelona (CCCB), I mentioned of l’Architecture et du Patrimoine (Paris), The Architecture Foundation (London), the Nederlands Architectuurinstituut (Rotterdam), L’Architekturzentrum Wien (Vienna), the Museum of Finnish Architecture (Helsinki) and the Deutsches Architekturmuseum (Frankfurt) summon the seventh edition of the European Prize of the Public Urban Space that will be granted on June 29, 2012 in Barcelona. […]

Ceremony of delivery of the V Enor Prize
07-11-2011 No Comments

Ceremony of delivery of the V Enor Prize

On Monday, the 14th from November, 2011 to 20:00, in the Theatre – room of Concerts Cultural Center Novacaixagalicia Policarpo Sanz, n º 13, Vigo will realize the delivery of prizes corresponding to the V Premio Enor. One can consult the list of finalists in this one: link. During the act there will be done delivery of a special distinction […]

International VELUX Award 2012
31-10-2011 One Comment

International VELUX Award 2012

Official opening of the term of inscription of the fifth edition of the International VELUX Award 2012. It is a question of a prize bianual, summoned by the first time in the year 2004, and directed students and teachers of Schools of Architecture of the whole world. The Prize wants to encourage and to challenge the students of architecture, to […]

Cugnot Award of Distinction
21-10-2011 2 Comments

Cugnot Award of Distinction

The Historians’ Company of the Automotion of The United States has granted one of his annual prizes to the book Voiture Minimum: Him Corbusier and the Automobile, written by the teacher of the School of Architecture of To Corunna Antonio Amado and published by the Institute of Technology of Massachusetts (MIT Press). In the work, Dear it investigates and documents […]

End to 43 years of terror
21-10-2011 2 Comments

End to 43 years of terror

ETA has announced this one on Thursday the end to 43 years of terrorism with 829 mortal victims. The band announced at seven o’clock in the afternoon across a communiqué, writing and on video, that it has spread in the digital editions of the diaries Gara and Berria, the ” definitive cessation of the armed activity ” without putting conditions. […]

Juana de Vega de Arquitectura Prize 2011. Antonio Pernas
19-10-2011 96 Comments

Juana de Vega de Arquitectura Prize 2011. Antonio Pernas

Antonio Pernas has been an award winner today with the Prize ” Juana of Vega ” of Architecture for a housing designed in Aldea de Arriba (Bergondo), in La Coruña, of that the juror has valued his compact design and high energy efficiency. The accésit were for Oscar and Iván Andrés Quintela (Arrokabe Arquitectos) for a work in Lavacolla’s proximities […]

Manuel Gómez Román 2011 Award. Fallo
17-10-2011 42 Comments

Manuel Gómez Román 2011 Award. Fallo

The juror of the edition II of the Prizes Manuel Gómez Roman decided to grant the prize of the modality of TRADITIONAL BUILDINGS REHABILITATED OR RESTORED to the architects D ª. Estefanía Vázquez Müller and D. Roi Feijoo Rey, for his project of rehabilitation of a housing in the street Liberate, 24 in Ourense, for a suitable interpretation of the […]

Zaha Hadid, Stirling Award 2011
05-10-2011 48 Comments

Zaha Hadid, Stirling Award 2011

The Academy Evelyn Grace of London, designed by the architects’ signature of Zaha Hadid, has been rewarded by the prize Stirling 2011 to the excellence in architecture that the Royal Institute grants every year of British Architects (RIBA). This modern academy placed in Brixton’s neighborhood, to the south of the capital, took to itself the endowment of 20.000 pounds (approximately […]

3 ª Edition ARQUIA 2012 Award
21-09-2011 31 Comments

3 ª Edition ARQUIA 2012 Award

The Foundation Architects’ Box has thrown the summons directed all the architects, existing two routes of participation: 1. Directly, registering as ” near architect ” in the web http://fundacion.arquia.es/proxima/ until December 31, 2011. Will be published the projects that should be abided by the bases of the summons, which they want to present to contest. These will form a part […]

Leaf Award
20-09-2011 706 Comments

Leaf Award

To names summit of the world architecture as Norman Foster, Zaha Hadid or David Chipperfield finish of three Galicians join: Lucas Díaz Sierra, his uncle Gustavo Díaz García and his cousin Antonio Desmonts Sierra, the members of the study Díaz and Díaz. All of them have received the Leaf, one of the prizes of architecture with major prestige. Yesterday in […]

International prize of design INDEX
05-09-2011 702 Comments

International prize of design INDEX

The Chilean Elementary signature was rewarded this Thursday in one of five categories of the international prize of design INDEX by a project of social housings constructed in Monterrey’s Mexican locality. The Chilean architects Alejandro Aravena, Gonzalo Arteaga and Fernando García-Huidobro imposed themselves in the category “He” ‘marries’, endowed as others with a prize of 100.000 Euros (144.000 dollars), for […]

Francisco Mangado, Chicago Athenaeum 2011
24-08-2011 1,367 Comments

Francisco Mangado, Chicago Athenaeum 2011

The Center of Exhibitions and Congresses of Avila, a building that he composes in a dialogue with the landscape and the city of Avila and that respects the visual and historical relevancy of his Wall, has just achieved the Chicago Athenaeum 2011, one of the more important prizes of architecture of the world. In Spain, this building native of Avila […]