Tag: arquitectura portuguesa

Drawing of 3 copies Small Architecture Now!
01-04-2014 31 Comments

Drawing of 3 copies Small Architecture Now!

From veredes, and thanks to the publishing house Taschen, we want to be grateful for his loyalty to our readers with the drawing of 3 Small Architecture’s copies Now!. How to gain a copy? To take part in the drawing simply you will have to leave a comment at the end of the post, and the winners will be chosen […]

Falamos de arquitectura · Days on architecture
28-03-2014 No Comments

Falamos de arquitectura · Days on architecture

The ETSAC organizes the FALAMOS DE ARQUITECTURA daysin that our guests (Galicians, Portuguese and Brazilians) will expose a recent work and all guests will take part in a round table to which you are. In these days it will put in evidence on the usefulness of our language in a wide context, that of the lusophony. Day 01: on Friday, […]

Small Architecture Now!
27-03-2014 One Comment

Small Architecture Now!

Saving space. Big ideas for small buildings. Over the years, talented architects have occasionally indulged themselves with the challenge of designing small but perfectly formed buildings. Today, with reduced budgets, many architects have turned in a more focused way to creating works that may be diminutive in their dimensions, but are definitely big when it comes to trendsetting ideas. Whether […]

AD Interviews: Francisco Aires Mateus
25-03-2014 No Comments

AD Interviews: Francisco Aires Mateus

Aires Mateus, formed by the brothers and partners Manuel and Francisco Aires Mateus, it is one of the more influential studies of contemporary architecture and his work has been recognized internationally as the new paradigm of the Portuguese architecture. Recently the equipment of Platform Architecture interviewed one of his partners: Francisco Aires Mateus.

Project · Social Housing, Urban and Environment Education
31-01-2014 No Comments

Project · Social Housing, Urban and Environment Education

The illusion of finding a better life in the consolidated cities takes the persons whom they displace towards them, but the dream rapidly crumbles and the lack of opportunities pushes entire families to the agglomerates of tin that develop day after day in the landscape of Cape Verde. The problem of the lack of housings is not solved from one […]

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 […]

FAD Award for Architecture and Interiorismo 2014
14-01-2014 No Comments

FAD Award for Architecture and Interiorismo 2014

ARQUIN-FAD also opens the summons of presentation of works to take part in the Prize FAD of Thought and Critical, for that they can compete all those texts and publications, webs, blogs and other means related to the city, the landscape, the architecture, the interiorismo, etc., that have helped from significant form to promote the debate and the critique, so […]

FAD Award for Architecture and Interiorismo 2014
13-01-2014 No Comments

FAD Award for Architecture and Interiorismo 2014

ARQUIN-FAD summons the Prizes FAD 2014. The area of the prizes is the Iberian peninsula and the islands of Spain and Portugal. They can choose the works realized between January 1 and December 31, 2013. This year, the most out-standing innovation is the incorporation of a summons of international area that has as aim recognize the architecture of quality projected […]

6th Elevators Enor Architecture  Prize· Summons
19-12-2013 No Comments

6th Elevators Enor Architecture Prize· Summons

In November, 2011, it does rightly now two years, when newly the V had concluded edition of the Prizes of Architecture Elevators Enor, we believed that it was the ideal moment to take a time, to do balance sheet and to value critically what had supposed the Prize so much for the company, from an internal reading, since for the […]

Reconversão
23-10-2013 One Comment

Reconversão

“Reconversão” portrays 17 buildings and projects by Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto Moura, accompanied usually by his own writings. It is a search for his architecture, without critical commentary. Only the tour guide at Braga Stadium offers generalizations, which fit that work well enough, but it may be the exception, not the rule. Souto Moura has the last word: “If there […]

Álvaro Siza: The Architect and the Old Village
14-10-2013 No Comments

Álvaro Siza: The Architect and the Old Village

Álvaro Siza Vieira, a famous visionary Portuguese architect, coordinates the rehabilitation of the monuments and architectonic heritage of Cidade Velha (Old Village) in Santiago, an island of Cape Vert. This project creates great expectations among the local population, who see it as a way of improving their quality of life, but there is conflict between two cultures with different ideas […]

ARX arquivo/archive
06-08-2013 No Comments

ARX arquivo/archive

The activity of the brothers Jose and Nuno Mateus has marked the Portuguese architecture, his work is the expression of a technology of integration and a place more than the resolution of a program. THE CCB shows ARX’s file with an enormous quantity of information to know the enormous work that his projects hide. ARX arquivo/archive is an exhibition centred […]

Álvaro Siza. Complete Works 1952-2013
11-06-2013 One Comment

Álvaro Siza. Complete Works 1952-2013

“The architecture is increasingly complicated. Numerous problems arise. She is not accepted as an art. It is an almost taboo to say that the architecture is an art. Nowadays, the quality in the architecture is in the habit of provoking a negative reaction. Because of it, sometimes I have the need to stop and do sketch to me. Also I […]

2G N.64 Bak Gordon
30-01-2013 No Comments

2G N.64 Bak Gordon

Portugal goes years monopolizing the attention of the panorama of the international architecture and it has demonstrated to have an architects’ quarry that does not become exhausted in the big teachers as Fernando Távora, Álvaro Siza or Eduardo Souto de Moura. The famous School of Oporto has given step to a new generation of architects of great interest in other […]

I International Days on the Portuguese Hispanic Border and his Fortificaciones
06-11-2012 No Comments

I International Days on the Portuguese Hispanic Border and his Fortificaciones

Cause the conception and integral perception of the group of fortificaciones of the border like unitary system between Spain and Portugal. Between the intervinientes find  some that have developed paths tied to the group of the border and others with territorial or punctual specialisations in the same. In this second case pretends  show these experiences like elements of interest or […]

Eduardo Souto de Moura in Espacio Sirvent
11-06-2012 2 Comments

Eduardo Souto de Moura in Espacio Sirvent

Espacio Sirvent returns to possess another guest of luxury only fifteen days after the designer Nani Marquina should overstock the facilities of the place of Gran Vía Street. In this occasion the premi Pritzker of architecture in 2011, the Portuguese Eduardo Souto de Moura, has chosen Vigo to present the book Atlas de Parede, Imagens de Método, published in 2011 […]

(:) Siza
29-03-2012 624 Comments

(:) Siza

(2 points) is a publication dedicated to the analysis of relevant projects of the contemporary architecture from the point of view of his construction. An attentive study to the materialization of every design, for which different scales of a project are reproduced, penetrating into less evident aspects of the current architecture. Ibere Camargo begins this series of publications with the […]

Interview Ruptura Silenciosa P3
21-03-2012 19 Comments

Interview Ruptura Silenciosa P3

Silent Rupture. Intersections between architecture and film. Portugal, 1960-1974. The period between 1960 and 1974 in Portugal was marked not only by relevant historical events, such as colonial wars, massive emigration, political upheaval and a vast urbanization process, but also with the emergence of movements in film and architecture that changed the cultural landscape over the last fifty years. Os […]

Videourbana. Cconcurso VIII BIAU
14-03-2012 13 Comments

Videourbana. Cconcurso VIII BIAU

PERCEPTIONS OF LATIN AMERICA, PORTUGAL AND SPAIN. CONTEST OF IDEAS IN NETWORK. This edition of the BIAU, giving continuity to the Contest of Ideas in the Network initiated in previous summons, tries to use the possibilities that the network offers to put jointly perceptions on the urban space of the city. The aim is to compose a map of looks […]

V edición de los Premios de Arquitectura Ascensores Enor
05-12-2011 One Comment

V edición de los Premios de Arquitectura Ascensores Enor

From the first edition of the prizes, in the year 2005, the Group Elevators Enor edits a book/catalogue that procures to be a reflection and give testimony of the best architecture built in the Iberian Peninsula in the period of time that passes between each new announcement. The book of this edition, with a thrown of 7000 copies in Spanish […]

Book V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Award
10-11-2011 One Comment

Book V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Award

En los próxmos meses, y al igual que en ediciones anteriores, el Grupo Ascensores Enor editará un libro que recogerá todas las obras premiadas, el conjunto de proyectos finalistas, y otros trabajos seleccionados que el Jurado ha querido destacar por su diferentes cualidades aunque no opten a los distintos premios que serán otorgados. 7.000 ejemplares 510 páginas 23×24 cm Impresión. […]

Ceremony of delivery of the V Enor Prize
07-11-2011 No Comments

Ceremony of delivery of the V Enor Prize

On Monday, the 14th from November, 2011 to 20:00, in the Theatre – room of Concerts Cultural Center Novacaixagalicia Policarpo Sanz, n º 13, Vigo will realize the delivery of prizes corresponding to the V Premio Enor. One can consult the list of finalists in this one: link. During the act there will be done delivery of a special distinction […]

Guest House | paratelier
16-06-2011 1,188 Comments

Guest House | paratelier

LIVING IN THE DUNES Place. In the natural reservation of the pinegrove of It Endures, characteristic of the coastal habitat of the dunes of the Atlantic Ocean, an incredible surprise element does this place a special corner of the universe. THE WATER. Near the work, a small artificial lake, it intensifies the WHITE color of the sand, GREEN and the […]

Darco magazine 16
20-12-2010 870 Comments

Darco magazine 16

Magazine of architecture  and construction. Through the place any architect or a reader of “DARCO MAGAZINE” can access to the on line complete editions. Also spread all the places where can buy  the magazine Darco. + directorioarco.blogspot.com