Tag: Antonio López

Sáenz de Oíza. Artes y oficios
06-02-2020 No Comments

Sáenz de Oíza. Artes y oficios

El Museo ICO se une con esta exposición a la celebración del centenario del nacimiento de Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oíza (Cáseda-Navarra, 1918 – Madrid, 2000), el poliédrico artista, sin duda uno de los arquitectos más destacados de la arquitectura española del siglo XX. En ochenta y dos años de vida recorrió 500 de existencia, de aprendizaje y de producción. […]

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide
19-07-2019 No Comments

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide

“Sed fugit interea, fugit irreparabile tempus”.1 A tour of the Canal de Castilla puts background to these reflections on time. A time of slow discourse between the sound of water. The Canal de Castilla is the great effort of Spanish hydraulic engineering at the end of the 18th century. The late son of the Enlightenment and early victim of the […]

Infantile school in Oza-Cesuras | bals arquitectos
13-12-2017 No Comments

Infantile school in Oza-Cesuras | bals arquitectos

To project an infantile school in a complex plot, for his accesses, his topography and dimensions but located in an environment with such a high potential, it has to make us think how we must locate ourselves in the territory. Since the place apprehends from the approximation to the new architecture and in a reciprocal way, since there have to […]

Instruments of measure of the time (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez
24-07-2015 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘When you make your trip to Ítaca. He asks that the way is long, Full of adventures, fully of experiences.’ Constantino Cavafis We are closing the caseto, that we all want beach and partyng, and in summer a good evening party attracts until every sunday. And already set to close, […]

House in Mondoi | bals arquitectos
22-04-2015 One Comment

House in Mondoi | bals arquitectos

Nos encontramos (una vez más) al comenzar a pensar en el diseño de esta vivienda unifamiliar con la realidad del paisaje disperso y difuso fruto del crecimiento de los núcleos gallegos, ya no basado en aspectos que si caracterizaban a los asentamientos originales y a partir de los cuales se produce dicha realidad. What before was sensible, or the less […]

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez
10-04-2015 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘Nothing looks like the love as the young woman passion of an artist that initiates the delicious torture of his destination.’ Honoré de Balzac ‘The one who, teenager of genius, has not fluttered on having appeared before a teacher, he will lack always a rope in the violin, a brushstroke, […]

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez
01-12-2014 One Comment

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘We are our memory, are this fantastic museum of inconstant forms, this heap of torn mirrors.’ JL Borges Probably living is any more than an eternal construction than recollections. We pledge in anticipating the melancholy that us will bring the memory, projecting our past future. Probably because of it, when […]

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez
16-05-2014 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez

Always the doubts have assaulted me, I hesitate when the moment to choose approaches. But it is something that has never worried me. The doubt, the uncertainty is common. Far from denoting sluggishness or weakness, I see it as the indicative one of reflection, of pause and silence before the action. Come to this point, do I want to remember […]

Cycle of sustainability · Re-designing the form in which we do the things
08-10-2013 One Comment

Cycle of sustainability · Re-designing the form in which we do the things

The MAC programmes conferences and workshops on COMMUNITIES, LANDSCAPES, ARCHITECTURES AND SUSTAINABLE DESIGNS RE-DESIGNING THE FORM IN WHICH WE DO THE THINGS, it is the title that groups a series of conferences and weekly workshops that propose to assemble, under four different perspectives, a common idea: To be employed at the present of a responsible way. The cycle consists of […]

House in Coirós | bals arquitectos
04-12-2012 No Comments

House in Coirós | bals arquitectos

This house was born with the will to do architecture of quality in some surroundings dominated by what came  to understand of popular way like traditional typology of house in Galicia (cover to two waters, constructions use adjectivally,…) Working from the formal and emotional impact community that arose in lathe the this way to “do” house during the last decades. […]