Tag: arquitectura española

Heritage. Orcasitas
03-09-2009 72 Comments

Heritage. Orcasitas

From finals of the 19th century and beginnings of the 20th century the attraction that exerted Madrid to the people of the half rural next, did that the big alluviums of immigrants finished generating a grave problem of homelessness. The precarious districts and insalubres that went appearing of spontaneous and anarchic way in the urban perimeter, of special way in […]

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”
02-08-2009 44 Comments

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”

In Orcasitas, inside Pradolongo’s park there is a ruin that stands out for his unexpected presence and for his lamentable condition. The oldest of the zone know her for the torn church. During the Civil war it suffered damages and in these moments there is fallen of badly preserved that is. The church is called Maris Stella and it was […]

The lost architectures: Frontones | Eduardo Torroja+Secundino Zuazo
28-06-2009 29 Comments

The lost architectures: Frontones | Eduardo Torroja+Secundino Zuazo

Of the maintenance of the architectural heritage of the cities occupy  the institutions created for the case and the architects that elaborate the peritaje technical that serves of base for the protection and care of the works to protect. Many times, too many times, occurs that those low whose protect find  the buildings and constructions to preserve, do the fat […]

Industrial architecture.Pescaderías Coruñesas | Gonzalo Iglesias
12-06-2009 1,611 Comments

Industrial architecture.Pescaderías Coruñesas | Gonzalo Iglesias

Pescaderías Coruñesas, was founded by Luis Lamigueiro in 1911. The first establishment opened  in the street Recoletos. In 1916, it began  the construction of a new building, to charge of the architect Gonzalo Churches, inaugurated in 1922. In addition to being the head office for the distribution of fishes to the branches was factory of ice. The building was in […]

Patrimonio. San's Rafael hospital-asylum (Madrid) | Ignacio de Aldama Elorz
21-05-2009 One Comment

Patrimonio. San’s Rafael hospital-asylum (Madrid) | Ignacio de Aldama Elorz

This former hospital was A House of Charity for crippled and rachitic children, directed by the Hospitable Order of God’s San Juan, and with the time it finished turning into paediatric clinic of surgery osteo – to articulate, with services of medicine and general surgery. The building, of brick in style neomudejar, acts Ignacio de Aldama Elorz’s, the Queen Dona […]

Patrimonio. Cinema "MArvi" is sold: "Marvi" | Felipe Heredero - Carlos Sobrini
30-03-2009 381 Comments

Patrimonio. Cinema “MArvi” is sold: “Marvi” | Felipe Heredero – Carlos Sobrini

Last Friday, the 23rd of March El País newspaper published a brief article signed by Patricia Gosálvez on the ” Cinema Marvi “, a former cinema of neighborhood that is in sale. For whom it has not known it, little or nothing will represent the history of this place. Actually one more cinema, or less, of many that were offering […]

Miguel Fisac. Huesos Varios
04-02-2008 34 Comments

Miguel Fisac. Huesos Varios

The Exhibition Miguel Fisac_Varius Bones, raises a tour along the accomplishments of hollow girders with forms similar to bones structures that the architect Miguel Fisac developed throughout the sixties. The sample stops in the curious processes of prefabricación, assembly and patents tied to the advances in the field of the prestressed concrete. The collaboration of the architect with Ricardo Barredo […]