Tag: arquitectura de ladrillo

Refugio Doñana | Fermín G. Blanco
11-12-2019 No Comments

Refugio Doñana | Fermín G. Blanco

Era un día gris y amarillo. No sabía si era lluvia lo que traía el viento, o es que la niebla pesaba mojando el suelo. El denso silencio del aire solo se cortaba por el murmullo de los árboles, y por algunos rayos de sol que huían de las nubes. Caía la tarde, helaban las hojas. Salía humo de la […]

Casa Almudena | Jesús Perales Arquitecto
27-11-2019 No Comments

Casa Almudena | Jesús Perales Arquitecto

THE COMMISSION Almudena and Jordi asked us to design a ground floor house, for them and their two children to live in. They have many hobbies, such as music, arts and crafts and cooking. They always look forward to spending time together as a family. The objective of the property was clear: for all the members of this small family […]

Tradition and Innovation A documentary about Engineer Eladio Dieste
21-11-2019 No Comments

Tradition and Innovation A documentary about Engineer Eladio Dieste

Dieste’s work takes the brick and brings it to its maximum lightness in the creation of curved surfaces from a new technology, which he called reinforced ceramics: domed constructions made with brick, steel reinforcement and a minimum of concrete. “The brick is economical in its production and has offered its own constructive logic for millennia. Throughout history, the Romans had […]

PIM Hispalyt tool
30-05-2019 No Comments

PIM Hispalyt tool

Hispalyt, Spanish Association of brick and clay clay manufacturers, has been present at Barcelona Building Construmat (BBConstrumat 2019) the PIM Hispalyt Tool, an application (Add-in) for Revit, which allows the prescriber to choose the optimal ceramic construction systems for your project, based on the technical performance of the same and the requirements of the Technical Building Code. Once the optimal solution […]

Evacuation ladder in a school of the 19th century | MCVR Architects
12-09-2018 No Comments

Evacuation ladder in a school of the 19th century | MCVR Architects

The project is addressed not only to meet the conditions of use (evacuation in the event of a fire) but also to pay special attention to its materiality and design in order to establish a dialogue with the existing building. It is intended to generate a symbiotic architectural relationship. The objective is to intervene in a contemporary way, enhancing the […]

Hispalyt convoca los Premios de Arquitectura de Ladrillo y de Teja 2015/2017
09-11-2017 No Comments

Hispalyt convoca los Premios de Arquitectura de Ladrillo y de Teja 2015/2017

La Asociación Española de Fabricantes de Ladrillos y Tejas de Arcilla Cocida (Hispalyt) ha convocado sus dos Premios de Arquitectura: el XIV Premio de Arquitectura de Ladrillo y el III Premio de Arquitectura de Teja. Estos Premios de Arquitectura, que cuentan con la colaboración de Endesa, tienen un doble objetivo: por un lado, poner en valor la producción arquitectónica de […]

San Juan Ostuncalco Health Center | Arquitectura Sin Fronteras España
28-12-2016 No Comments

San Juan Ostuncalco Health Center | Arquitectura Sin Fronteras España

The project of extension of the San Juan Ostuncalco Health Center is included inside the work of cooperation that Architecture Without Borders carries out from the year 1997 in Guatemala. The aim of the project is to clear the saturated center of municipal health, where the situation of accumulation and the bad quality of the spaces the minors and the […]

The robotic bricklayer | Íñigo García Odiaga
16-03-2015 36 Comments

The robotic bricklayer | Íñigo García Odiaga

The enthusiasm for advancing and for crossing new ways has done that the contemporary architecture has managed to revile even the traditional systems of construction based on the brick and on the workforce of a bricklayer. Overcome Eladio Dieste’s works that from the rational language of the modern movement they were proposing the use of the brick as an element […]

Familiar pantheon in Murcia: An intimate court opened for the sky | Ecoproyecta
08-01-2014 No Comments

Familiar pantheon in Murcia: An intimate court opened for the sky | Ecoproyecta

This familiar pantheon has been conceived as a small court protected from the exterior to have an intimate and private space, but opened the sky, to be able to be in touch with the vegetation that surrounds it, the natural light and the fresh air. The construction with habitual and simple materials, as the brick and the stone, has followed […]

Castillos en el aire. Hans Haacke
05-03-2012 33 Comments

Castillos en el aire. Hans Haacke

Hans Haacke (Cologne, 1936) is considered to be a pioneer of the so called institutional critique, slope of the conceptual art, arisen at the end of the sixties. Formed and resident in the United States, his work travels of a cigar conceptualismo initially towards a critical speech. His works question the mechanisms and functions of the cultural, political and economic […]

Five square meters
02-09-2011 1,237 Comments

Five square meters

The Spanish crisis of the ‘brick’ came to the Festival of Movies of the World of Montreal with the tape ‘ Five square meters ‘, which competes in the contest after raising as great winner in the last edition of the Festival of Malaga. Max Lemcke’s movie, which will have the premiere in Spain on November 11, it reports Alex’s […]