Tag: arquitectura moderna

Brazilian Architecture: Lucio Costa
07-07-2009 44 Comments

Brazilian Architecture: Lucio Costa

The Brazilian architect Lucio Costa was born in France in 1902 and expired in Rio of Janeiro in June, 1998. Son of Brazilians, realized the basic studies in England and Switzerland, until 1916, and architect graduated in 1924, in the Art school, in the city of Rio of Janeiro. The interest woken up by Lucio Costa’s works comes from the […]

Brazil
07-07-2009 1,418 Comments

Brazil

1) Like INTRODUCTION ON THE MODERN BRAZILIAN ARCHITECTURE. According to Kenneth Frampton, the beginning of the modern Brazilian architecture can distinguish in the company formed by Lucio Costa y Gregori Warchavichk, Russian architect, who was employed at Italy influenced by the futurists. The appointment of Coast, after the revolution of 30 of Getulio Vargas, as the director of the art […]

The Truth Undresses: The Radius of the Dining room
10-05-2009 28 Comments

The Truth Undresses: The Radius of the Dining room

The Commission ” The Truth Undresses “, integrated by members distinguished from the world of the art, the sciences, the philosophy and the sport has been shaped thanks to the invitation of the persons in charge of this blog in order to uncover the secret mysteries of the history of the Architecture. A real interdisciplinary equipment of investigation, trained low […]

“Space in the Time” | Aldo G. Facho Dede
23-02-2009 No Comments

“Space in the Time” | Aldo G. Facho Dede

The first document written and published by a Peruvian architect in the one that speaks himself clearly on the new architecture that is in preparation as consequence of a structural change in the company. According to the architect this Adolfo Córdova it is going to be the material that motivated the desire of change and renovation in the students of […]

El arquitecto que no sabia dibujar
10-02-2009 43 Comments

El arquitecto que no sabia dibujar

The modern architecture would turn out to be inexplicable if it was not bearing in mind Walter Gropius’s principal works. His experiments to harmonize the new forms of the International style with new materials, as the concrete one, the crystal and the steel, or his luminous conception of buildings as the factory Fagus; the organization of the Bauhaus and the […]

Brazilian Architecture: João Batista Vilanova Artigas
08-01-2009 31 Comments

Brazilian Architecture: João Batista Vilanova Artigas

Since we know, the architecture of the modern Brazilian movement was coming from tropes extracted from the syntax of the purism from Him Corbusier, principally the use of pilotis and the traffic by means of ramps. Both elements would acquire one paper emphasized in the evolution of Vilanova Artigas’s architecture once drifted apart from Wright; an influence that still was […]

Brazilian Architecture: Affonso Eduardo Reidy
07-01-2009 90 Comments

Brazilian Architecture: Affonso Eduardo Reidy

Between the introductory ones, of the hand of Corbusier, of the modern architecture in Brazil, besides Lucio Costa and Oscar Niemeyer, there might not be allowed mentioning to the carioca Affonso Eduardo Reidy, who in spite of having less constructed work – that not projects – and of having devoted itself almost exclusively to the public function, it contributed fundamental […]