Tag: 2G

Moisés Puente · Puente editores
02-06-2020 No Comments

Moisés Puente · Puente editores

Tras unas semanas de reclusión debido a la pandemia provocada por el COVID-19, hemos aprovechado para charlar con el arquitecto Moisés Puente, actualmente afincado en Barcelona, sobre su labor como editor y su proyecto editorial independiente Puente editores que publica libros de teoría y crítica de la arquitectura y del arte y que pretende servir de plataforma para proyectos independientes. Moisés […]

Premio Peña Ganchegui 2019
02-04-2019 No Comments

Premio Peña Ganchegui 2019

Cuando se cumplen diez años de la muerte del arquitecto Luis Peña Ganchegui, se convoca la segunda edición del galardón que lleva su nombre, dirigido a la joven arquitectura vasca y dotado con una retribución de 6.000 € en metálico. De carácter bienal, el premio fue creado en 2017 por el Departamento de Medio Ambiente, Planificación Territorial y Vivienda del […]

Jørn Utzon. Conversations and other writings
05-08-2014 No Comments

Jørn Utzon. Conversations and other writings

“The human beings experience his environments in different degrees. If one takes an extreme sensibility as the incident of the light and of the shades, as the color and as the space that him makes a detour, then it has the innate qualities of an architect and an artist. If one not only is receptive, but also it has a […]

Conversations with Mies van der Rohe. American certainties
01-08-2014 No Comments

Conversations with Mies van der Rohe. American certainties

“When we begin a project we do not think about the form, think about the correct way of using the materials; later we accept the result. When we work we allow that the big ideas should remain in the air. We do not want that they go down. Often we are surprised with the result. I compile the facts, all […]

The management of the unpredictable thing | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
31-03-2014 No Comments

The management of the unpredictable thing | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

In occasions we have argued on the “program” as a compromising element of the project of architecture. The architects we have presumed to know, even better than the own users, that one that they precisely need, doing of the “reintepretation” of the program one of our more valuable contributions to the order. Nevertheless, the time us is in the habit […]

2G N.62 Stefano Boeri
16-07-2012 3 Comments

2G N.62 Stefano Boeri

Stefano Boeri is one of few studies of international resonance that has could conquer the intrinsic difficulties to the difficult situation that presents Italy for the studies of architecture and do of them a virtue. His path like architect has been accompanying of a commitment on the education, the critique, the edition, the politics and the cultural agitation, and there […]

2G N.61 Pezo von Ellrichshausen
27-03-2012 3 Comments

2G N.61 Pezo von Ellrichshausen

Chile goes years proposing new manners of architectural production from a small place and till now peripheral with regard to the traditional centers of contemporary production. Architects of Mathias Klotz’s height (2G 26, 2003), Smiljan Radic (2G 44, 2007) and Cecilia Puga (2G 53, 2010) realize of an intense renovation of the Chilean architecture, which has his continuation in the […]

2G N.60 Lacaton&Vassal. Obra reciente
27-01-2012 2 Comments

2G N.60 Lacaton&Vassal. Obra reciente

With more than 20 years of professional path, the French architects Anne Lacaton y Jean-Philippe Vassal, to whom already we dedicate a number of our magazine 2G in the year 2001, continue practising an approximation to the coherent and personal architecture defended along his already extensive career. It is a question of a position removed from the originality formal and […]

2G N.58/59 Kazuo Shinohara
06-10-2011 54 Comments

2G N.58/59 Kazuo Shinohara

Kazuo Shinohara (1925-2006) is the most influential Japanese architect of his generation in the Japanese current architecture. His long shade includes from Toyo Ito, Itsuko Hasegawa and Kazunari Sakamoto, happening for Kazuyo Sejima, up to coming to the numerous excellent young architect’s offices of today. Nevertheless, nowadays his work is known scarcely in the western countries, partly due to the […]

2G N.57 Njiric+Arhitekti
04-05-2011 66 Comments

2G N.57 Njiric+Arhitekti

The countries of the ancient Yugoslavia are living in the last interesting years processes of cultural and architectural transformation. The obstinacy in affirming new national identities thanks to the construction of public and institutional buildings symbols of the young countries, has given place to very good opportunities for the architects. From his foundation in 2001, after the escisión of the […]

2G N.56 Ábalos+Sentkiewicz
25-01-2011 30 Comments

2G N.56 Ábalos+Sentkiewicz

Since its foundation in 2006, the work done by Ábalos+Sentkiewicz , one of the two offices into which the defunct Ábalos&Herreros studio split, has stood out on the Spanish and international architecture scene for its original synthesis of technical rigour, formal richness and its integrating of architecture, landscape and environment. This number of 2G presents 15 recent works and projects […]