Tag: automóvil

The bollards, my father and the Norwegians | José Ramón Hernández Correa
08-07-2019 One Comment

The bollards, my father and the Norwegians | José Ramón Hernández Correa

5.0 04 A few years ago my father was walking along his neighborhood. It had rained and the soil was wet. One slipped and fell with so bad luck that his chest found in the fall a metallic bollard that broke a rib and bruised him a lung. The rib knit soon and the pulmonary injury was not very serious, […]

The car house | Íñigo García Odiaga
24-06-2019 No Comments

The car house | Íñigo García Odiaga

5.0 01 Between 1934 and 1935 Mies van der Rohe developed the study of patio houses. Houses that are reduced to a minimum domestic program, which are isolated from the city, without a concrete context beyond their own inhabitant, a hypothetical Mies.1 But among all these houses there is a unique proposal, the so-called Patio House “with garage”. The orthogonality […]

The hand that moves the crane | Javier Mozas
23-07-2018 No Comments

The hand that moves the crane | Javier Mozas

5.0 01 In the early years of the 20th Century, Henry Ford spoke of the rationality of the production process and justified the extreme proximity of his machines in the production plant -greater than that of any other company in the world-, for an unnecessary separation of only six inches would end up passing on extra costs to the consumers. […]

El Carbonero public parking | CiO estudio
10-12-2014 No Comments

El Carbonero public parking | CiO estudio

0.0 00 The project, consisting of the remodeling of one former bus station for his new use like parking rotation, part of a few determining complexes: an urban development very restrictive regulation, a geometry of irregular plot and a very limited budget. The principal premise proyectual was undoubtedly the functionality, but at the same time, we take each of the […]

Communicating the architecture (I) | Íñigo García Odiaga
31-01-2014 2 Comments

Communicating the architecture (I) | Íñigo García Odiaga

5.0 01 Le Corbusier was saying that it preferred drawing to speaking. It is more rapid and leaves less space for the lie. As the architects, also the own discipline prefers expressing in the drawing, in the image, to demonstrate his raison d’être. The architecture, maybe for his need to express and make concrete a still imaginary future, his better […]

Jacobo Domínguez Ojea · Design | BMW Group
07-11-2013 One Comment

Jacobo Domínguez Ojea · Design | BMW Group

5.0 01 Which has been your formation and professional path previous to work for BMW? I studied Architecture in the Technical Top School of Architecture of To Corunna, where I graduated in 2003. At the same time as it was doing the Project End of Career was dealing the Máster of Design of Cars in the Technical University of Valencia. […]

Mobility without infrastructure | Juan Creus
25-01-2013 No Comments

Mobility without infrastructure | Juan Creus

0.0 00 1. The traditional concept of infrastructure departs from a segregation: the creation of a channel that separates a few citizens from others for the mere fact of moving of different form. 2. The infrastructure chooses to the vehicle and is designed for him. The city turns into a tracing determined by the geometry delimited by the signposting and […]

Cugnot Award of Distinction
21-10-2011 2 Comments

Cugnot Award of Distinction

0.0 00 The Historians’ Company of the Automotion of The United States has granted one of his annual prizes to the book Voiture Minimum: Him Corbusier and the Automobile, written by the teacher of the School of Architecture of To Corunna Antonio Amado and published by the Institute of Technology of Massachusetts (MIT Press). In the work, Dear it investigates […]

Le Corbusier: Vers une architecture, 1923
16-06-2011 1,391 Comments

Le Corbusier: Vers une architecture, 1923

0.0 00 During certain time the interests of Le Corbusier ranged between the architecture and the painting, after his movement to Paris in 1917. Together with Amédée Ozenfant it founded the movement named purism, creating taverns in which it was combining the scientific character of the cubism with a classic sense of the harmony. This association of modernity and classicism […]

Voiture Minimum. Le Corbusier and the Automobile
13-06-2011 One Comment

Voiture Minimum. Le Corbusier and the Automobile

5.0 01 The architect Antonio Amado describes the project in detail, it relating to the architectural work of Him Corbusier, the Utopian urban development visions of the Modern Movement, and the designs of cars of other architects as Walter Gropius or Frank Lloyd Wright. It contributes abundant images, including many pages with sketches and planes of Him Corbusier for the […]

Recycled enveloping | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-10-2010 245 Comments

Recycled enveloping | Íñigo García Odiaga

5.0 01 The car symbol yesteryear of freedom, mobility and achievements staffs, is had become current affairs in the icon of an ecological revolution. The electric car is the new sustainable paradise and this new vision of the individual vehicle allows to certain architectures able to using these pseudo-advertising executives messages to generate new buildings that they add all these […]

White on White | Íñigo Manglano-Ovalle
08-02-2010 36 Comments

White on White | Íñigo Manglano-Ovalle

0.0 00 Galería Soledad Lorenzo. Madrid. Until 20 of February 2010 Dirty Bomb, 2008, is a depiction of Fatman, the sinister launched bomb over Nagasaki in 1945. Built with materials extracted of sport cars, his dazzling one enameled white has been polished and glossed for later be ignominiosamente dotted with mire and next cleaned again lovingly for the own one […]