Tag: arquitectura sostenible

The XXVIth Works CEMEX Award 2017
04-04-2017 No Comments

The XXVIth Works CEMEX Award 2017

From the last March 29 until the next April 21 there is opened the term of presentation of candidacies of the works that will represent to Spain in the XXVI Works CEMEX Prize 2017. The award recognizes the best constructive practices and to his creators in the world across five categories: residential housing, economic housing, building, collective space, and infrastructure. […]

Ctrl+Green. Renovation of an industrial space | RuizEsquiroz + Marta Muñoz Arquitectos
08-03-2017 No Comments

Ctrl+Green. Renovation of an industrial space | RuizEsquiroz + Marta Muñoz Arquitectos

Ctrl+Green is a renovation project of an industrial space, changing its use into an office/house in the vicinity of Madrid Río. The architectural strategies are based on duplication and saving, both energy and space. Firstly, we duplicate some architectural elements (the floor and the façade) creating active chambers. Secondly, and thanks to the first strategy, we save and store energy […]

BBConstrumat 2017 Awards
07-03-2017 One Comment

BBConstrumat 2017 Awards

The purpose of the Awards is to recognise and promote the projects and initiatives that represent and generate added value in the construction sector in the following areas: · Constructed project, in the categories of ‘Architecture’ and ‘Infrastructures’. Deadline: 17 April 2017 Entries may include all kinds of architecture, urban planning and infrastructures, whether new-build or interventions in existing buildings, that […]

Crystal Curtains: it recreates your home with natural light
21-02-2017 No Comments

Crystal Curtains: it recreates your home with natural light

The glass is the material used par excellence to realize a closing in the home. In fact, already during the Roman Empire he entrusted in this material to close his windows, doors or courts for his benefits and his contribution of natural light. If this type of closing goes back to the antiquity for something it will be. This is […]

The IIIrd PIAM. Architecture of the Balance
02-02-2017 One Comment

The IIIrd PIAM. Architecture of the Balance

One more occasion, Matimex wants to recognize the excellence in the architecture and presents 3 ª summons of the International Prize of Architecture, dedicated in this occasion to the Architecture of the Balance “Mens sana in corpore sano”. Many architectural spaces devote themselves total or partially to the search of this balance: sports spaces, gymnasia, centers of alternative therapies, spas, […]

Reform of the new headquarters for the school of design EASD-DEIÀ | ZFA Architecture and Urban Lab
11-01-2017 No Comments

Reform of the new headquarters for the school of design EASD-DEIÀ | ZFA Architecture and Urban Lab

Our work consisted of improving the surrounding one of the building (fronts and covers) to obtain more efficiency and better aesthetics to a building of educational use that had remained functionally obsolete. From the beginning we appear our intervention as THE SECOND OPPORTUNITY that the architecture can offer to the buildings in the frame of an operation of integral reform. […]

The habitat city | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
09-01-2017 No Comments

The habitat city | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

The City has turned progressively and probably from the Industrial Revolution, in a luck of great predator on the way. His paper as revitalizing agent of the economic and cultural activity of the world, the progress, has formed conurbations of consumption, mega-structures disconnected of the cycles of the nature, the energy or the resources. The Generic City weighs too much […]

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 […]

Sustainable housing between dividing in Torrejón de Ardoz | Olalquiaga Arquitectos
23-11-2016 No Comments

Sustainable housing between dividing in Torrejón de Ardoz | Olalquiaga Arquitectos

The project solves a double challenge: 1. Adaptting a sustainable and technological architecture to the normative corset and to the idiosyncrasy typical of the urban heterogeneous centers. 2. Demonstratting that the sustainable and technological architecture must not be scolded by the architectural quality (tired of seeing passive houses esperpénticas showed as models of architecture). For it three units have been […]

3º International Architecture Festival
30-08-2016 No Comments

3º International Architecture Festival

3º Festival internacional de arquitectura. ARQFESTIVAL 2016, EVENTO INTERNACIONAL DE ARQUITECTURA SE LLEVARÁ A CABO LOS DÍAS 13 Y 14 DE OCTUBRE EN EL TEATRO DIANA. Guadalajara, México, tierra del reconocido arquitecto Luis Barragán, ganador del Premio Pritzker, es sede de la tercera edición de ArqFestival 2016. El Festival incluye conferencias magistrales, presentaciones y proyectos innovadores de destacados despachos y […]

Diary of a tree | 109 Architectes
13-07-2016 No Comments

Diary of a tree | 109 Architectes

“Diary of a tree” raises the current role of the architects in countries as the Lebanon, where the real estate developers are often those who impose the town planning. By means of the symbolic use of certain trees, this architects’ signature uses his own projects to exemplify how the public space should be preserved. Hereby, the offer exposes how, in […]

ArqFestival 2016
07-07-2016 No Comments

ArqFestival 2016

3 º international architecture Festival. ARQFESTIVAL 2016, INTERNATIONAL EVENT OF ARCHITECTURE WILL BE CARRIED OUT ON THE 13TH AND 14TH GIVE OCTOBER IN THE THEATRE REVEILLE. Guadalajara, México, land of the recognized architect Luis Barragán, winner of the Pritzker Architectura Prize, is a headquarters of ArqFestival’s third edition 2016. The Festival includes magisterial conferences, presentations and innovative projects of out-standing offices […]

Master's in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega 2016-2017
28-06-2016 2 Comments

Master’s in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega 2016-2017

The Master ‘s Degree in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega offers specialized and multidisciplinary training in planning, design, management and conservation of the landscape at different levels, in a discipline of growing interest nationally and internationally, as is the Landscape Architecture . This is an official master taught by the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC) and the University of […]

GBCe · Free tools for ecological evaluation of buildings
19-05-2016 No Comments

GBCe · Free tools for ecological evaluation of buildings

GBCe (Green Building Council España) is an organisation committed to powering building sector transformation towards sustainability, promoting those initiatives that provide internationally updated and comparable methods and tools, allowing fair assessment and evaluation of buildings’ sustainability. Following this commitment, GBCe holds agreements with international environmental rating tools, looking for a greater integration of the principles of sustainability, energy efficiency and […]

Building of 6 apartments and places in Granada| Bonsai Arquitectos
27-04-2016 No Comments

Building of 6 apartments and places in Granada| Bonsai Arquitectos

A forgotten place. The building occupies a place that – as so many people in the city – was waiting that the trascurso of the time was returning to give him an opportunity. The soil was departing from a singular situation in his immediate environment, to treat itself about a space sealed off in the historical center by his difficulty […]

Aura Project | hísCali Team
10-02-2016 No Comments

Aura Project | hísCali Team

The Project Aura treats itself about a project realized by students of the School of Architecture of the University of Seville (ETSAS) and the University Santiago of Cali that Decathlon Latinoamérica was born like proposed the Solar contest and Caribbean 2015 celebrated in Cali (Colombia) last December. The project is born of the reconsideration of the Latin architectural culture, applied […]

María Elena
07-01-2016 No Comments

María Elena

María Elena, the last Saltpeter Work still running in the world, it’s intact since the day it was born in 1925. Its inhabitants, the pampinos, who were born and raised there, keeps in their memories the untold stories of this unique way of living on the driest desert in the planet. This documentary and its revealing anecdotes, built upon an […]

From the nuclear city to the Eco-city | Íñigo García Odiaga
30-10-2015 40 Comments

From the nuclear city to the Eco-city | Íñigo García Odiaga

It seems that the construction of a city ex–novo, from zero it is an exposition that it has to see with the antiquity, but actually it is a phenomenon that taking to this him I finish even at present. To construct a new city, where before there was nothing he carries a titanic exposition and of maximum importance, for what […]

Utopia or interescalaridad | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
22-06-2015 No Comments

Utopia or interescalaridad | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

In 1974 Mariano Bayón interviews an Alejandro of the Jack isolated from the Academy, the margin already of the cultural paraphernalia of the architecture, an environment of the one that is separated voluntarily: “I will write something in a builders’ magazine, for builders” 1. Undoubtedly, the interest of Jack for the questions you will discipline they remove him from a […]

Eco-Quartier Carnot-Verollot (I) en Ivry-sur-Seine | archikubik
03-06-2015 No Comments

Eco-Quartier Carnot-Verollot (I) en Ivry-sur-Seine | archikubik

The urban challenge of the project of this Echo neighborhood consists of re-stirring into action principally an area disconnected of the rest of the city by the impressive presence of the cemetery Parisien de Ivry. The project is approached as an authentic process of urban sewing, between a great set of housings to the north of the lot, and the […]

Collage Conceptual
02-04-2015 No Comments

Collage Conceptual

To plant primeira dispón of dous quarters with baths; and not baixo cuberta hai a quarter with dressing room and bath, as well as estudo-library. The Meetings IT ROASTS in the MEEYAB they have been celebrated for 6 consecutive years, in this book we could have compiled unpublished texts of the particular point of view on the sustainability and César […]

Transfer of applied technologies Center (C.T.T.A.) | estudio [ r-arquitectura ]
01-04-2015 No Comments

Transfer of applied technologies Center (C.T.T.A.) | estudio [ r-arquitectura ]

A ENTROPY MACHINE . The building C.T.T.A., commitment between funcionalismo and sosteniblidad low-cost. The building C.T.T.A. (Center of Transfer of Applied Technologies) is the result of a work developed throughout almost four years in the study of architecture vallisoletano Rodrigo Almonacid’s [r-architecture] for order of the Scientific Park University of Valladolid. The preliminary design presented to the contest of ideas […]

Reliving - a HOMOCRISIS Utopia
31-03-2015 No Comments

Reliving – a HOMOCRISIS Utopia

Association Sustainability and Architecture (ASA), in his desire to contribute in the application of the sustainability, the energy efficiency and multidisciplinary work in the building, summons the contest “REliving – a HOMOCRISIS utopia”. The contest tries to encourage to the investigation in architectural and energetic rehabilitation and is destined to multidisciplinary equipments of work, integrated by professional young women or students […]

Montse Puig - Antonio Vagace · I+D | Urban Green Design
12-02-2015 No Comments

Montse Puig – Antonio Vagace · I+D | Urban Green Design

Up to the date, we have appeared different tangent routes inside the architecture, which produces a satisfaction on having seen that little by little new lines of work are opened for a sector and a profession strongly punished by the crisis. During this process of search, we have seen initiatives of different nature, but today we will enter a field […]

The ESARQ-UIC and Roca organize a cycle of conferences on the equality and the development in the world of the architecture
19-01-2015 No Comments

The ESARQ-UIC and Roca organize a cycle of conferences on the equality and the development in the world of the architecture

Experts and NGO of the area of the development will compose in a dialogue with teachers of the Master of International Cooperation in Sustainable Emergency Architecture of the ESARQ-UIC on the problems that derive from the practice of the architecture and the design. The cycle starts on January 22 to them 19.00h in the Roca Barcelona Gallery with Nathaniel Corum’s […]

By Parts | Íñigo García Odiaga
12-01-2015 60 Comments

By Parts | Íñigo García Odiaga

The architecture unlike other artistic works, dragged by his own functional definition has presented  many times along the history like a sum of pieces, of stays or of parts. This system compositivo reappears in the architecture more vanguardista, that contradictoriamente does alarde to escape of the composition. That somehow the functionalism, that is to say the proyectación of architectures by […]

Street furniture made with recycled plastic | Ecoproyecta
07-01-2015 No Comments

Street furniture made with recycled plastic | Ecoproyecta

Ecoproyecta has designed a few banks and tables type picnic that they are made by profiles of plastic recycled (Ecorenova company). This one is a resistant, stable material and that does not need any type of maintenance. It comes from the valuation of the packings that we we all separate in the yellow containers, and that after a process of selection […]

Nave 8b de Matadero Madrid | Arturo Franco
31-12-2014 No Comments

Nave 8b de Matadero Madrid | Arturo Franco

In a small ship of the former slaughter house of Madrid, the ship 8 B, have withdrawn the tiles of a cover from themselves in poor condition, have been piled up and have interfered inside to solve a need. Hitherto there might come the summary of this intervention. The slaughter house of Madrid was projected concerning 1907 and constructed during […]

III PFC Cátedra Madera Contest
30-12-2014 No Comments

III PFC Cátedra Madera Contest

It´s Opened the term of the Edition 3th PFC Cátedra Madera Contest , which rewards the project end of career (PFC) that for his quality, innovation, originality or creativity highlights the utilization of wood and aspects of sustainability in an architectural project. The School of Architecture of the University of Navarre, together with the Chair Madeira, promotes this international contest in […]

Paradela | Fermín G. Blanco
24-12-2014 No Comments

Paradela | Fermín G. Blanco

Construction, economy and landscape. The rural cores receive endowments under the same criteria of the urban cores what leads to a negative visual impact and to a costly maintenance that prevents to the town halls from supporting the facilities in good conditions turning rapidly into ruins for the landscape. Paradela’s project, it is one of so many examples of sports […]