Tag: Beatriz Colomina

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 […]

Utopía/Nutopia | Miquel Lacasta
08-02-2019 No Comments

Utopía/Nutopia | Miquel Lacasta

5.0 01 The 60s were the age of the megastructures, the age of the Utopian dreams, the age of the revolts against the established. In turn they were the epoch of the construction of the imaginary common one. The age of a politicallly active, almost arrogant optimism; At the beginning of the 70, probably for pure law of the pendulum, […]

Architecture pioneers
04-09-2018 No Comments

Architecture pioneers

5.0 01 In the twentieth century women managed to break through in the professional world. In the field of architecture, the ascent towards their labor consideration was staggered: it was incorporated, in the first instance, through disciplines such as interior design, furniture and various decorations. This lecture series will feature four pioneers whose careers gave a new meaning to architecture: […]

Interview with Marina Otero Verzier, woman architect
15-06-2018 No Comments

Interview with Marina Otero Verzier, woman architect

4.9 07 “A society grows and progresses when the elders plant trees knowing that they will never sit in its shade”. Freespace Manifiest On May 25, the XVI Venice Architecture Biennale was inaugurated and will remain open until November 25 with the Irish commissioners Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara as the most responsible and that takes place in the venues […]

From the weariness (II) | Pedro Hernández
16-06-2017 No Comments

From the weariness (II) | Pedro Hernández

0.0 00 Or of the bed or of the rest does not take place for. In different publications like Advertising and privacy, The domesticity in war or Sexuality and Space,, the historian and investigator Beatriz Colomina has planned an alternative reading of the architecture and on how along the 20th century and thanks to the development and expansion of different optical and […]

1,000 m2 of desire. Architecture and sexuality
27-12-2016 No Comments

1,000 m2 of desire. Architecture and sexuality

0.0 00 The exhibition looks at the way Western society has planned, built and imagined spaces for sex from the 18th century to the present day. With some 250 exhibits, including drawings and architectural models, art installations, audiovisuals, books and other materials, the exhibition explores the power of spaces as the driving force of desire and shows how architecture has […]

Of the weariness (I) | Pedro Hernández
04-03-2016 No Comments

Of the weariness (I) | Pedro Hernández

0.0 00 Violence White is the name of an exhibition realized in the frame of the artistic project 1 Month / 1 Artist, a small space located in the Historical Center of city of Mexico. Realized by the Japanese artist Seiko Yamamoto this work departs from the modern architecture as leitmotiv. His it initiated it is simple, Yamamoto takes the […]

Of architecture or revolution | Pedro Hernández
05-01-2015 No Comments

Of architecture or revolution | Pedro Hernández

0.0 00 “We kill ourselves and in spite of everything we are modern” Juan Carlos Cano1 In 1964, refiriéndose to the project of the Joint Urbano Nonoalco-Tlatelolco, Mario Pani he writes in the Banobras Magazine– one of these magazines that was serving to promote the architectural modern achievements that were coming supported by this bank institution – that his project […]

From giving form from the pain and the misery | Pedro Hernández
21-11-2014 No Comments

From giving form from the pain and the misery | Pedro Hernández

5.0 01 “Paimio is a praise of the civilization filtered through an ideal humanist; but, in spite of this characterization, it cannot conceal that the final destination of all this effort can come down to receiving and trying to encourage a disease. Formulated in other terms, it is in the same decrease from the ideal theoretical one of the first […]

AD Interviews: Beatriz Colomina
11-06-2014 No Comments

AD Interviews: Beatriz Colomina

0.0 00 Beatriz Colomina is theoretical and a historian of the architecture, recognized internationally by his publications that relate the architecture and the massive mass media. It started by doing classes in Princeton in 1988, University to which it came in 1982 from his natal country, Spain. In the same University she is A Director Founder of the Program in […]

Forum d´Avignon Bilbao. La ciudad como ecosistema cultural
28-02-2014 No Comments

Forum d´Avignon Bilbao. La ciudad como ecosistema cultural

0.0 00 For the first time, Bilbao is the venue for the Forum d’Avignon, the prestigious debate forum on culture in Europe. An international meeting in which art, architecture, politics and entrepreneurship professionals will analyse the different aspects of ‘The city as a cultural ecosystem’. The Forum d’Avignon Bilbao will show how culture can help boost economic development and the […]

"At the edge of the critique", days of Theory and Critique of the Architecture
18-06-2013 One Comment

“At the edge of the critique”, days of Theory and Critique of the Architecture

0.0 00 Session 1: New inhabitants. New audiovisual looks The factor that has marked the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the XXI is, surely, the effective globalisation of the planet. Of all the new ways to do, the most valued information is the audiovisual, a mechanism globalizador and with critical possibilities comprised by the majority of […]

At the edge of the critique · Session 2: Absent manifests
26-04-2013 No Comments

At the edge of the critique · Session 2: Absent manifests

0.0 00 “…all the historians of the art of traditional orientation, he suffers a trend to value excessively the effect of the books and the theories for the royal creation of the art and the architecture…” Sybil Moholy-Nagy about Reyner Banham The first half of the 20th century was a period where the manifests proliferated in a horizon of historical […]

Interview Beatriz Colomina | arquine
17-01-2013 No Comments

Interview Beatriz Colomina | arquine

5.0 01 Conversation with Beatriz Colomina, teacher of architecture and director founder of the program in Modernity and mass media in Princeton’s University. She is a healer of the exhibition Clip/Stamp/Fold: The Radical Architecture of Little Magazines 196X-197X.

Looking at the architecture in images
14-05-2009 No Comments

Looking at the architecture in images

0.0 00 If as Alba Rico suggests we have replaced the classic space of the ágora or the square with the contemporary space of the terminus of the airport, are before a gangplank of constant happen from images that we consume without pause. The architecture in image is today a product of the marketing and therefore of easy consumption. We […]