Tag: Asia

Cloud of smoke | José Ramón Hernández Correa
09-03-2020 15 Comments

Cloud of smoke | José Ramón Hernández Correa

The prestigious study of architecture MVRDV has presented his project The Cloud, that went  to build in Seoul, Korea, in 2015. And I say “it went ” because the thing has twisted  of the silliest way. It has not been the crisis, neither any technical problem, but the public opinion, the one who seems to be that it goes to […]

The face of the city | Íñigo García Odiaga
27-06-2016 No Comments

The face of the city | Íñigo García Odiaga

Already for years the city has gained his pulse to the field. The city is synonymous of urban life, of economic activity and of cultural and commercial offer, but not always it it is of well-being or quality of life. The big cities of the Asian southeast are the cities of the planet with major pace of growth, but also […]

Constructing there | Íñigo García Odiaga
13-06-2014 No Comments

Constructing there | Íñigo García Odiaga

During the years precrisis many architects filled the front pages of the success in the press. It is maybe this attitude the one that has supposed that compares the profession with one of the reasons of the crisis and that the architects do not show now a great moral authority. Evidently a part exists in these lines indeed but, if […]

Wang Shu, premio Pritzker 2012
28-02-2012 2 Comments

Wang Shu, premio Pritzker 2012

The Chinese architect 48-year-old Wang Shu, has been an award winner with the prize Pritzker 2012, considered the Nobel prize of the Architecture, for a handcrafted, respectful work with the environment and of great philosophical depth, in which tradition and modernity coexist of harmonious form. ” The fact that a Chinese architect has been chosen he supposes an important step […]

2013 World Landscape Art Exposition Jinzhou China
17-11-2011 5 Comments

2013 World Landscape Art Exposition Jinzhou China

A Galician garden inspired by the dispersed hopscotches for the Galician geography he has turned out to be a victor of an international contest of ideas promoted by Jinzhou’s city, to the northwest of China and organized by the international Federation of architecture of the landscape (IFLA). The garden designed by the lalinense Martin Toimil, of the study of landscape […]

Atelier Bow-Wow in BananaTV
05-05-2011 23 Comments

Atelier Bow-Wow in BananaTV

In the recent interview published in StudioBananaTV Tsukamoto follows defending “the small” like necessary element to improve the cities.

Omotesando; camino al templo | Ana Bastero
24-03-2010 20 Comments

Omotesando; camino al templo | Ana Bastero

Omotesando is the name of one of the most important shopping streets of Tokyo; also it is emerging as one of the most interesting street for lovers of architecture and fashion. Long time ago Japan has been showing that they are large consumers of luxury, so known fashion brands have decided to build in Tokyo, its temples. Odes to consumerism […]

Sobre la villa Hutheesing-Shodhan: pormenores de un encargo | María Candela Suárez
02-09-2009 One Comment

Sobre la villa Hutheesing-Shodhan: pormenores de un encargo | María Candela Suárez

In the volumes 5 and 6 of the OEuvre Complète appear two versions for the villa Hutheesing – Shodhan. They correspond to the deliveries of October 24, 1951 and of May, 1953, respectively. Nevertheless, the drawing FLC 6463 exposes a ” Schéma comparatif des trois stades principaux of l’étude ” 2, where there is included, besides those, a third version […]