Tag: biblioteca

Infant School in A Baiuca | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
26-06-2019 No Comments

Infant School in A Baiuca | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

The school is located on the edge of the urban area, where it is already confused with the rural one. And with the collective memory, physical even still, of the old industrial facilities nearby present. A series of volumes, almost childish, gather like little houses from one of the “rueiros” that follow one another a little further on. And in […]

Renovation of former Espíritu Santo Hospital building for Municipal Library and Historic Archive in Baiona | Murado & Elvira Architects
16-01-2019 No Comments

Renovation of former Espíritu Santo Hospital building for Municipal Library and Historic Archive in Baiona | Murado & Elvira Architects

The new Public Library and Historic Archive is located at the former Sancti Spiritus Hospital. The existing structure was built in the XVI century behind the ex-collegiate church of Santa María. It is a two-level building embedded in the sloped historic city center with a garden and an inner courtyard. The garden had an orchard and well and the courtyard […]

The dissonance and the paradox | Marcelo Gardinetti
10-12-2018 No Comments

The dissonance and the paradox | Marcelo Gardinetti

“Since the mid-seventies, Stirling has shown his struggle against the boredom produced by the repetition of modern architecture, against its triviality and its inability to situate itself in historical contours. For this he tried to display a work that was narrative and figurative and, at the same time, abstract and technologically advanced”.1 The architectural work of Stirling goes through the […]

Romaño Vista Alegre Civic Center | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
22-11-2017 No Comments

Romaño Vista Alegre Civic Center | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

A compact, sober piece, which one seeks to adapt to the local scale. A civic center that pivota about an emptiness to double height; the foyer like heart of the building, place of meeting, of stay in the steps stairs, of access to the different spaces: room, computer science of multiple uses, general bathroom and offices in the ground floor. […]

Canva
10-01-2017 No Comments

Canva

Canva‘s idea arose when Melanie Perkins was giving lessons of programs of graphical design in the university and realized that the students had difficulties to learn the basic thing. Together with Cliff Obrecht, co-founder of Canva, Melanie created Fusion Books, a tool of design on line that was helping students and teachers to create his own yearbooks. Rapidly they noticed […]

Objet trouvé [06] : Stirling and the vane of the Florey | Rodrigo Almonacid
07-11-2016 No Comments

Objet trouvé [06] : Stirling and the vane of the Florey | Rodrigo Almonacid

In the moment to project the building Florey for the Queens College (St. Clements, Oxford, 1968-71), James Stirling already had seen finished two of his better works: the School of Engineering of the University of Leicester (1959-63) and the library of the Faculty of History for the University of Cambridge (1964-67). Three projects constitute his already mythical “Red Trilogy”, name […]

Flor de Amancaes Park | Aldo Facho Dede + abalosllopis arquitectos
03-08-2016 No Comments

Flor de Amancaes Park | Aldo Facho Dede + abalosllopis arquitectos

“We divide of the conviction of that the city and the citizenship construct themselves from the Public Spaces, that these have to not organize only the urban plot but transform in places where the citizens develop and enjoy in equality.” AFD+Abalosllopis Urban development Concepcion. The Flor de Amancaes Zonal park was thought to be a pole of urbanity. We divide […]

Destruction of Barcelona | Wayward Wandering.
07-03-2016 No Comments

Destruction of Barcelona | Wayward Wandering.

The destruction of a historical building, of a place in which it has been transmitted to know of an ars, of one τέχνη,, in that a craftsman has lived and operated on ignorantly of the existence of the history, the industry, the scientific management, removed from one economic laws that the prostitution of the language insists on calling democratic, a […]

Decision 2nd AADIPA
13-06-2015 No Comments

Decision 2nd AADIPA

In the headquarters of the COAC of Barcelona, there has publicized the failure of the juror of 2 ª edition of the European Prize of Intervention in the Architectural Heritage AADIPA. Act celebrated in the frame of the Biennial show II International of Intervention in the Architectural Heritage AADIPA, and in that there have publicized the names of 14 projects […]

Art Project
03-03-2015 29 Comments

Art Project

The lovers of the art have from today an indispensable tool in Art Project, the initiative with which Google allows to access in the network to an only collection of works of art of 17 of the main museums of the world, with a quality of exceptional image and the possibility of interactuar.www.googleartproject.com, it´s the page in which the internauts […]

Europeana
20-01-2015 No Comments

Europeana

Europeana is the digital European library, of free access, which prototype began to work on November 20 of 2008,1 that it assembles contributions already digitized of recognized cultural institutions of 28 members states of the European Union. His funds include books, movies, paintings, newspapers, sonorous files, maps, manuscript and other files. From the technical point of view, Europedestal is the portal […]

Rehabilitation of housing for Juvenile Center, Library, Mediateca and ludoteca in Castrelo de Miño | Muiños+Otero
05-11-2014 No Comments

Rehabilitation of housing for Juvenile Center, Library, Mediateca and ludoteca in Castrelo de Miño | Muiños+Otero

Precedents and aim The raised performance claims the recovery of the former housing of the doctor, and sanatorium, to turn her into Castrelo de Miño community center. One organizes the whole functional program taking advantage of the surrounding one and the configuration of the existing building, arranging in the ground floor, besides the foyer of access, a mediateca, a workshop […]

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 […]

Wikiarquitectura
29-05-2014 No Comments

Wikiarquitectura

WikiArquitectura is a collaborative web that tries to create the major database on architecture online both for professionals and for simple onlookers who want to give him a walk along the world across the architecture. Mission Offering the possibility of enjoying the big works of the world architecture all the users, both expert and not so expert. In her you will […]

Google Scholar
30-04-2014 No Comments

Google Scholar

What is Google Académico? Academic Google allows you to look for specialized bibliography of a simple way. From an alone site you will be able to realize searches in a great number disciplines and sources like, for example, studies checked by specialists, thesis, books, summaries and articles of sources like academic publishing houses, professional companies, warehouses of preliminary impressions, universities […]

Materfad, material Center
07-04-2014 No Comments

Materfad, material Center

Desde esta semana la base de datos de materiales innovadores de Materfad se puede consultar de manera totalmente libre y gratuita: más de 2000 materiales, información técnica, detalles de aplicaciones, información de contacto, un almacén de materiales favoritos y muchas funcionalidades más, al alcance de cualquier usuario interesado en descubrir nuevos materiales. La base de datos, la primera de estas […]

San Pablo Civic Center | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos-Jacobo Fernández
02-04-2014 No Comments

San Pablo Civic Center | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos-Jacobo Fernández

Court (s)+Civic Center The area places in the rúa Carballo, Polygon of San Paul, Ferrol. It is a question of an action of union housings realized in the middle of last century, of unitary character. Inside an orthogonal squared pattern, which organizes the tracing of road, one arranges an architecture of simple blocks. There exists a principal axis, which connects […]

The Gatopardo reads Stevenson | Jorge Meijide
14-06-2012 One Comment

The Gatopardo reads Stevenson | Jorge Meijide

The Gatopardo reads Stevenson He was reading another day an interview that they were doing to Francisco Jarauta in the missing magazine Ajoblanco as far back as the year 1999[1]. In her the philosopher was asked about the paper that he believed they had to have the libraries in the transmission of the literary culture. Jarauta, accurate as always, was […]

Biblioteca municipal Manuel Altolaguirre | castroferro arquitectos+Jacobo Domínguez
10-10-2010 633 Comments

Biblioteca municipal Manuel Altolaguirre | castroferro arquitectos+Jacobo Domínguez

In front of a plot situated in one of these common places for many of us, in full neighbourhood of the desarrollismo of the years 60, where as it said Camus is “necessary to look to the sky to know in which station are, because there are not pigeons, trees or gardens that indicate them to us”, our work centres  […]

Projects: Done | Candida Höfer
16-02-2010 25 Comments

Projects: Done | Candida Höfer

Marco. Vigo. 26 February on 23 May 2010. Candida Höfer, one of the more important agents of the School of Düsseldorf, in what he will be the first retrospective in Spain of this artist. The exhibition gathers one taken care selection of his works of the last forty years, in an assembly by the prestigious architecture study Kuehn Malvezzi. Low […]