Tag: Argentina

Conversando con Tomás Maldonado
28-07-2020 No Comments

Conversando con Tomás Maldonado

Tomás Maldonado fue un pintor, diseñador industrial y teórico del diseño argentino. Fue conocido por su considerable influencia en el pensamiento y la práctica del diseño en la segunda mitad del siglo XX y es considerado como uno de los principales teóricos del llamado enfoque científico del diseño. Fue miembro fundador del Movimiento de Arte Concreto y uno de los […]

XI BIAU - Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial
27-12-2018 No Comments

XI BIAU – Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial

The CALL FOR WORKS FOR THE XI IBEROAMERICAN BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING IS NOW OPENO (XI BIAU). The biennial will be held in Asunción (Paraguay) in October 2019 and will show the way of living in Latin America from everyday life. Last Monday, December 17th, Casa América was presented, coinciding with the celebration of the II Ibero-American Congress […]

Restaurant El Papagayo | Ernesto Bedmar
22-02-2017 One Comment

Restaurant El Papagayo | Ernesto Bedmar

The hollow. Approximately 32 years behind, in a visit to my country and my family and speaking with the distinguished architect native of Cordoba “Togo” Díaz it is that I discovered that there was sold a corridor that was originally a servitude of step for the casonas of the apple. He had used it as warehouse for one of his […]

arqi architecture Guide of Buenos Aires
09-08-2016 No Comments

arqi architecture Guide of Buenos Aires

There appeared the first interactive Guide of architecture of Buenos Aires in digital support geo-refenciado (GPS), accessible from different types of terminuses (tablets, smartphones, etc.) in format App. This first edition contains 100 indispensable buildings of the architecture of the city, with his key data: location, images and synthetic description. A selection of the better of our heritage from the […]

The IXth BIAU. New Geografías. Latin-American contexts
30-12-2014 No Comments

The IXth BIAU. New Geografías. Latin-American contexts

The newspaper of The Biennial Latin-American IXth of Architecture and Urbanism carried out in October, 2014 in Rosario’s city, Argentina, gathers 30 works rewarded in the present edition, chosen between more than 1.000 presented offers. The above mentioned works suppose a reflection of the best projects of architecture and of urban design that incorporate the contexts and the social, technological […]

The IXth BIAU Rosario 2014 · Summons
29-01-2014 No Comments

The IXth BIAU Rosario 2014 · Summons

Already there are available the bases of the Summos of IX BIAU 2014. In this edition the motto has been chosen ‘News countries. Latin-american context’ seeking to find and to show the best projects of architecture and of urban design that incorporate the contexts, the social, technological and climatic demands in the scale of the architecture but also those initiatives and […]

Doing city is our challenge | Martin Marcos
13-12-2013 5 Comments

Doing city is our challenge | Martin Marcos

We do not know his name but a few months ago in any place of the world the inhabitant was born number seven billions. “The near two billion persons who will join to the world population will live in cities; in consequence, it is necessary to plan for them from now” he notices formless “State of the World Population 2011” […]

Three melodies of Le Corbusier | Marcelo Gardinetti
18-03-2013 4 Comments

Three melodies of Le Corbusier | Marcelo Gardinetti

The break of the conceptions academicistas produced by the pictorial revolution of ends of the 19th century and fundamentally the search of the most important interpreters of the cubism obsessed for representing the depth in two dimensions, created a new universe of images that gave origin to numerous artistic currents. In the subsequent years, the pictorial idea developed by the […]

Public spaces, escenearios of life in company | Aldo G. Facho Dede
04-03-2013 No Comments

Public spaces, escenearios of life in company | Aldo G. Facho Dede

It is not a special Sunday, is one of so many people in which the climate accompanies the desires of going out to walk and playing in any of the squares of the city. Our favorite one is the square Falkland Islands, probably because it is “the” “most “urban”, that is to say, the one that combines generous spaces opened […]

The city that flees
31-10-2012 No Comments

The city that flees

Short documentary on neighborhoods closed in Buenos Aires. Directed by Lucrecia Martel.

Paradoxes of a great prize | Martin Marcos
18-10-2012 No Comments

Paradoxes of a great prize | Martin Marcos

The Great Architecture Award 2012 granted by FADEA (Federation Argentina of Architects’ Entities) and ARQ (prestigious supplement of architecture of the diary Bugle) has been for the Puerto Roldán House, of the Arqs. Gerardo Caballero y Maite Fernandez. Selection that I imply a tour all over the country looking for the most significant works of last five years in each […]

Magazine 1:100 Nº 39
13-09-2012 No Comments

Magazine 1:100 Nº 39

When we think about the relating maximums of the Argentine architecture, it is unavoidable not to think about the work of the architect Jorge Scrimaglio. This architect rosarino has been always a public inspector to his ideas and conception of the architecture, extremely compromised with his professional labor, far from any real-estate speculation or “marketinera”. The coherence in the use […]

Objetos para transformar el mundo
03-11-2011 287 Comments

Objetos para transformar el mundo

In the world of the 20th century, settlement as before for technical appliances and works that aspire to the status of art, diverse modernist currents they never wanted to put in traffic another family of objects, which could be catalogued neither as technology nor as art and which took the radical modification of the existing thing as the first raison […]

World-wide day of the Fight against the Sida | wikipedia
01-12-2010 21 Comments

World-wide day of the Fight against the Sida | wikipedia

The World-wide Day of the Fight against the Sida  conmemora on 1 December of every year, and devotes  to give to know the advances against the pandemia of HIV/sida caused by the extension of the infection of the HIV. It chose  the day 1 December because the first case of sida was diagnosed in this day in 1981. Since, the […]

Patrimonio. Manuel Belgrano Trade High school | Osvaldo Bidinost-Jorge S. Chute-José M. Gassó-Mabel Lapacó-Martín Meyer
22-10-2009 No Comments

Patrimonio. Manuel Belgrano Trade High school | Osvaldo Bidinost-Jorge S. Chute-José M. Gassó-Mabel Lapacó-Martín Meyer

The years of vocational training structure criteria and looks that difficultly we could leave. We will be able to be mounted beyond in forefronts or rooted out experiments, but in some point in order that it is An Architecture under our eyes, in order that we accept that these innovations proyectuales answer to constants that crossed across stones and bricks […]

Two brief writings of Antonio U. Vilar
09-07-2009 27 Comments

Two brief writings of Antonio U. Vilar

“We can be safe that those ancestors that so much venerate considering them infalibles, if they had to create again the laws and concepts that left us and found  in front of our current conditions would not repeat neither his concepts neither his laws and however do us kill for conserving them and feel fear for sinning of disrespectful or […]