Tag: arquitectura

Juhani Pallasmaa · Minding Design Symposium
02-05-2013 No Comments

Juhani Pallasmaa · Minding Design Symposium

Juhani Pallasmaa speaks on the connection between architecture and neuroscience at Minding Design, a symposium held at Taliesin West on November 10, 2012. This program was a collaboration between the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation/School of Architecture, and the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture.

Denise Scott Brown | Congreso Arquine No.14
30-04-2013 One Comment

Denise Scott Brown | Congreso Arquine No.14

Conversation with the arquitecta and urbanista Denise Scott Brown, socia of the study Venturi Scott Brown and Associates and authoress of the book ‘Navy of words’ (Arquine, 2013).

“A possible architecture”. Anne Holtrop
29-04-2013 No Comments

“A possible architecture”. Anne Holtrop

The Dutch architect Anne Holtrop informs guest in the FORUMS ESARQ 2013 with the qualified conference “A possible architecture”, in the one that will show an intuitive and imaginative architecture, which result lends to diverse interpretations on the part of the observer. A possible architecture. Anne Holtrop departs from forms or materials that often are foreign to the logic of […]

The Biennial XIIth of Spanish Architecture, summons
24-04-2013 No Comments

The Biennial XIIth of Spanish Architecture, summons

From his first edition the Spanish Biennial show of Architecture and Urbanism, before Biennial show of Spanish Architecture, has been integrating a set of activities specifically related to the Architecture, organized by the diverse institutions collaborators, an itinerant exhibition that gathers in each of his editions those works that for his qualities have been deserving of being finalists in the […]

“Never Modern” · Tom Emerson
15-04-2013 No Comments

“Never Modern” · Tom Emerson

Tom Emerson studied architecture in Bath’s University, in the Royal College of Art and in the University of Cambridge, where later he exercised the education, as well as teacher in Architectural Associatio and in 2010 in the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. It has published articles about architecture, literature and art. There has gained different prizes as the […]

Pointes Magazine [n03]
05-04-2013 No Comments

Pointes Magazine [n03]

The third number of the magazine of art and architecture POINTEs, edited in Madrid. The contents depart from the architectures of the water, vision of the water as determining in all the aspects of the architectural project. The gas station as laboratory of experimentation and architectural improvement, the typography Akzidenz Grotesk, the reflection on the overcoming of the disciple on […]

Pecha Kucha Night Coruña [vol.7]
02-04-2013 One Comment

Pecha Kucha Night Coruña [vol.7]

Next Friday, the 12th of April from 11 p.m. there will be celebrated in the Playa Club (Andenes de Riazor s/n) the seventh edition of Pays Kucha Night Coruña. The doors will be opened at 22:30, and the entry will be free. The access will be free up to completing appraisal. Organice: lasonceymedia Contact: lasonceymedia@gmail.com

Spanish Drawings from the British Museum. Renaissance to Goya
29-03-2013 One Comment

Spanish Drawings from the British Museum. Renaissance to Goya

The exhibition opens with the oldest drawings by 16th-century Spanish artists working in Castile, including Alonso Berruguete. This section also explores the repercussion on Spanish drawing of the presence of foreign artists in the country, primarily Italians, who were working on the decoration of the monastery at El Escorial. Among them was Pellegrino Tibaldi, represented here by one of the […]

Topias · 8ª eme3 Festival
26-03-2013 No Comments

Topias · 8ª eme3 Festival

The summons are opened to present projects to the international festival of architecture eme3. Eme 3 is consolidated as forum to discover, to deal and to share new forms of architecture and urbanism strongly linked to the realities of the current company. The festival assembles anually the new producers of emergent architectures, offers spaces of experimentation and debate and exposes […]

Eccentric looks. Forced genealogy, urban sinks and extreme cities.
21-03-2013 No Comments

Eccentric looks. Forced genealogy, urban sinks and extreme cities.

Eccentric looks he proposes unviaje along different situations, to understand the complex urban reality that governs the processes of growth with sustainable bases at present. A task probably inabarcable, but with the decision to plan a tour forced by the different urban sinks. A tracing that allows grafiar different examples that begin to populate the superficial bark of the planet. […]

“The Feeling of Structure”. Adam Khan
19-03-2013 No Comments

“The Feeling of Structure”. Adam Khan

The near Wednesday On March 20, in the frame of the cycle of conferences ” Forums Esarq 2013: Atmospheres. The sense of things ” that there organizes the Technical Top School of Architecture of the Universitat Internacional of Catalonia, ESARQ-UIC, the architect Adam Khan, it will give a presentation with the title ” The Feeling of Structure “. The act, […]

Pointes Magazine [n01]
19-03-2013 No Comments

Pointes Magazine [n01]

Publication of art and architecture realized by students of diverse artistic branches. + info

Architecture, Sustainability and New Technologies Virtual Days
18-03-2013 No Comments

Architecture, Sustainability and New Technologies Virtual Days

The Contemporary Architecture Foundation invites you to take part in these virtual Days on Architecture, Sustainability and New Technologies. The Foundation together with the company of Municipal Housing of Cordova VIMCORSA they organized the International Contest of housings for young women in Cordova V4j: intelligent, flexible, sustainable, accessible in the year 2011. These days offer the opportunity to re-visit the […]

Hitchcock, the fear and the architecture | Jorge Gorostiza
05-03-2013 No Comments

Hitchcock, the fear and the architecture | Jorge Gorostiza

A few weeks ago an e-mail ordered me Lucía Martínez Alcalde, pupil of fifth course of Philosophy and Journalism of the University of Navarre, in which he was saying to myself that it is responsible for the section of architecture of the monographic one that they are preparing for a project on Hitchcock and the fear, and because of it […]

Spanish dream: los sueños que rompió el ladrillazo
21-02-2013 One Comment

Spanish dream: los sueños que rompió el ladrillazo

SPANISH DREAM is a project of the group Cadelasverdes that proposes a critical reflection on the economic crisis and his consequences. At present we are present at a situation that is provoking serious economic imbalances in the whole world. In Spain, especially, this circumstance has met accentuated by the famous real-estate bubble. The idea refers to the American Dream as […]

Pecha Kucha Vigo. Volumen 2
21-02-2013 No Comments

Pecha Kucha Vigo. Volumen 2

:: 20 images x 20 seconds :: 6 minutes + 40 seconds :: Around 12-15 speakers expose his ideas, projects, designs through 20 slides of 20 second each one. The participants are students, professional, professors, employers… of different disciplines. Pecha Kucha Vigo vol. 2 to the 20:30 in the café of the FRAME with the following speakers: – Anxo Pintos […]

Neoplasticity | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
15-02-2013 No Comments

Neoplasticity | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

In the year 2008, Lego presented the Sears Towers of Chicago inside his line «Architecture», the first work of a series that would develop in the following years with the Guggenheim Museum of New York, Sídney’s opera or tthree paradigmatic modernity housings: the Fallingwater House of Frank Lloyd Wright, the Farnsworth House of Mies van de Rohe and the Villa Saboya of Le Corbusier. The […]

The VIIth Days of Architecture and Design
15-02-2013 No Comments

The VIIth Days of Architecture and Design

The Cluster da Madeira de Galicia invites you to take part in the Days VII of Architecture and Design that will take place next February 28, in the building Cersia, of Santiago de Compostela. The design is a fundamental tool in the process of innovation, so much in the part of the own definition and product development, since in his […]

Metonymy · Cristina Iglesias
14-02-2013 No Comments

Metonymy · Cristina Iglesias

Cristina Iglesias (San Sebastián, 1956) began her training in art in Barcelona, focusing on the fields of drawing and ceramics. She completed her studies at Chelsea School of Art in London at the beginning of the 1980s. It was during this decade that her career within the institution of art took off, favoured by her presence at events such as […]

Historic cities program exhibition
11-02-2013 No Comments

Historic cities program exhibition

On February 6 it was inaugurated in the Support Agency for Architecture Barcelona (AAAB) opens the Aga Khan Trust for Culture’s traveling exhibition on its Historic Cities Program. On view in the Catalonian capital until 27th February, videos, photographs and drawings of restoration projects in Cairo, Kabul, Djenné or Zanzibar – following parameters like social and environmental contexts, adaptation to […]

Dolores Alonso, sailing against the stream
07-02-2013 No Comments

Dolores Alonso, sailing against the stream

In the last decade, the architecture in Spain happens for a stage of creative brilliance. This documentary series does a portrait of the Spanish contemporary, understood architecture not only as artistic activity, but also pragmatic and utilitarian.

The Spanish architects publicize his declaration
31-01-2013 No Comments

The Spanish architects publicize his declaration

The Consejo Superior de los Colegios de Arquitectos de España, publicizes the declaration of opposition to the draft of draft bill of Professional Services, according to which to exercise the architecture in Spain, it would not be necessary to be an architect. DECLARATION FOR THE SPANISH ARCHITECTURE The Architecture is recognized by our company as a specific activity, of public […]

The architect and the company. Manolo Gallego
22-01-2013 No Comments

The architect and the company. Manolo Gallego

Manolo Gallego Jorreto. Architect. Golden medal of the Architecture that grants the Top Advice of the Architects’ Colleges of Spain. He was a charter member of the Museum do Pobo Galego, of the Seminar of Galician Studies and of the Luis Seoane Foundation (1996).

Eduardo Souto de Moura, Wolf Price 2013
22-01-2013 No Comments

Eduardo Souto de Moura, Wolf Price 2013

The Foundation Wolf, a non-profit-making institution with headquarters in Israel, grants from 1978 his prizes to scientists in five categories – agriculture, Chemistry, Mathematics, Medicine and Physics-, and one to artists, rotating between the disciplines of Architecture, Music, Painting and Sculpture. In this category of the Arts, the last edition has rewarded the Portuguese Eduardo Souto de Moura, from whom […]

The IInd Congress on the future of the architect
21-01-2013 One Comment

The IInd Congress on the future of the architect

The space of debate on the future of the Architecture in the University, the employment, the Administration, new forms of work, the communication… Location: LASEDE · COAM Adress: HORTALEZA, 63,  MADRID Congress Organice : ASEJA GR and asociación de Arquitectos (Aa)

Tschumi, the concept and the Villette Parc | Marcelo Gardinetti
21-01-2013 No Comments

Tschumi, the concept and the Villette Parc | Marcelo Gardinetti

For Tschumi, they must never break the rules at the expense of the concept. The concept recounts to an idea. An abstraction that expresses a quantity of knowledge acquired in a form of understanding. Conceiving is an exercise that consists of joining in the mind several realities to create one new, different from any previous idea. In this respect, the […]

Architect, chamber ... action!
08-01-2013 No Comments

Architect, chamber … action!

Architect, chamber … action! Course of architecture and documentary cinema offers the opportunity to approach the architects’ work as Le Corbusier, Richard Neutra or Mies van der Rohe thanks to the analysis realized by a group of specialists across a series of conferences who will take place every Friday from January 11 until May 10. Besides the conferences, the course […]

Group us all | Jorge Gorostiza
25-08-2012 One Comment

Group us all | Jorge Gorostiza

It is probable that many young persons do not know to what there refers the title of this entry of the blog, for others it will mean very much, so much of hope, since of lost illusions. Evidently it is the beginning of a strophe of a Spanish translation of La Internacional, the revolutionary excellent melody of last century. Though at […]