Tag: cabaña

Refugio Doñana | Fermín G. Blanco
11-12-2019 No Comments

Refugio Doñana | Fermín G. Blanco

Era un día gris y amarillo. No sabía si era lluvia lo que traía el viento, o es que la niebla pesaba mojando el suelo. El denso silencio del aire solo se cortaba por el murmullo de los árboles, y por algunos rayos de sol que huían de las nubes. Caía la tarde, helaban las hojas. Salía humo de la […]

How much house do we need? Thoreau, Le Corbusier and the sustainable cottage
10-09-2019 No Comments

How much house do we need? Thoreau, Le Corbusier and the sustainable cottage

The space we inhabit, reduced to a minimum, has been a source of fascination and experimentation throughout history. Henry David Thoreau lived in his forest hut in Walden Pond between 1845 and 1847. Le Corbusier built in 1952 for him and his wife the famous Cabanon of the Côte d’Azur. Inspired by these experiences, Urs Peter Flueckiger and his students […]

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide
19-07-2019 No Comments

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide

“Sed fugit interea, fugit irreparabile tempus”.1 A tour of the Canal de Castilla puts background to these reflections on time. A time of slow discourse between the sound of water. The Canal de Castilla is the great effort of Spanish hydraulic engineering at the end of the 18th century. The late son of the Enlightenment and early victim of the […]

Domestic Strangers (I): The Extraordinary Houses by Kiyoto Ota | Pedro Hernández
22-02-2019 No Comments

Domestic Strangers (I): The Extraordinary Houses by Kiyoto Ota | Pedro Hernández

Upon entering the Chopo University Museum appear three small houses. We say houses because we recognize them as such: wooden volumes with sloping roofs of a picturesque appearance, typical of the drawings of what for a child could be a house. Its conception, however, is completely outside the canons of architecture: its size is scarce, its interior space almost minimal […]

Z House | VIOR arquitectura
19-04-2017 No Comments

Z House | VIOR arquitectura

The offer began with the desire of the clients to realize a vacation housing more extremely economic possible. The program was simple, two diaphanous plants exempting the bathroom, where the áreas de descanso would be solved arranging beds or berths in the opened spaces. It forms a of living and to be related very specific. The plot, trowel and with […]

The Jean Prouvé´s House
25-08-2015 No Comments

The Jean Prouvé´s House

The house was constructed in a narrow platform orientated to the half day and excavated on a lot in the high of a hill that it was considered to be inconstruible by his hanging fort, familiar inheritance. In those years his location was corresponding to Nancy’s suburbs, France, today 6, rue Auguntin-Hacquard. The documentary that is included does a complete […]

Instruments of measure of the time (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez
24-07-2015 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘When you make your trip to Ítaca. He asks that the way is long, Full of adventures, fully of experiences.’ Constantino Cavafis We are closing the caseto, that we all want beach and partyng, and in summer a good evening party attracts until every sunday. And already set to close, […]

Intimate territories | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu
15-06-2015 No Comments

Intimate territories | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu

The excellent cartography of the territory of the intimacy, draws it undoubtedly, the housing, that is to say, the space in which we develop our domestic life, is the only programmatical structure of the architecture, in which we go on from the public and social condition to the private and subjective, closed and intimate condition. In the housing we can […]

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez
10-04-2015 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘Nothing looks like the love as the young woman passion of an artist that initiates the delicious torture of his destination.’ Honoré de Balzac ‘The one who, teenager of genius, has not fluttered on having appeared before a teacher, he will lack always a rope in the violin, a brushstroke, […]

“Living a fragile memory, only vivible from the interior” | Antonio Giráldez Lopez
13-02-2015 One Comment

“Living a fragile memory, only vivible from the interior” | Antonio Giráldez Lopez

“Living a fragile memory, only vivible from the interior”1 “The housing defines the space deprived while to the space of the others; it is an enclosure of privacy, a space of personal events. His limits, which define this world where it goes our experience being accumulated, they are complex, tense and rich borders and situations and can be from membranes […]

Center of seaworthy activities and Ravine Cabins in Ousesende | Salgado+Liñares
04-02-2015 No Comments

Center of seaworthy activities and Ravine Cabins in Ousesende | Salgado+Liñares

We receive the order of a hotel singular intervention with independent apartments in one emptiness of Ousesende’s core, Outes’s town hall (Galicia, Spain). Fruit of the abrupt of his topography and of the gradual abandon of this type of cores, on the lot there had been spilt a spontaneous and heterogeneous forest that was surrounding the village threatening to recover […]

Mareira | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
22-12-2014 No Comments

Mareira | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

«It does not stop being a significant fact that, in the history of the architecture and the engineering, the constructions raised to the shore of the sea have been outlined in notable occasions for his mass and for his expressive eloquence. […] it Wants to say, to my to understand, that the coastal line is a zone of maximum symbolic […]

Domesticating the mountain | Íñigo García Odiaga
15-12-2014 4 Comments

Domesticating the mountain | Íñigo García Odiaga

The autumn is maybe the epoch of the year the most related to the mountain, before the winter when it begins the intense cold and the forests show an unsurpassable image. A type of architecture that is tied intimately to this activity, that of the refuge of mountain. The architects who investigated the minimal working housing, and the solutions standardized […]

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez
01-12-2014 One Comment

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘We are our memory, are this fantastic museum of inconstant forms, this heap of torn mirrors.’ JL Borges Probably living is any more than an eternal construction than recollections. We pledge in anticipating the melancholy that us will bring the memory, projecting our past future. Probably because of it, when […]

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez
16-05-2014 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez

Always the doubts have assaulted me, I hesitate when the moment to choose approaches. But it is something that has never worried me. The doubt, the uncertainty is common. Far from denoting sluggishness or weakness, I see it as the indicative one of reflection, of pause and silence before the action. Come to this point, do I want to remember […]

Housing Workshop in Cabo Prior | Jorge Salgado Cortizas
12-03-2014 No Comments

Housing Workshop in Cabo Prior | Jorge Salgado Cortizas

The project was thought about Galicia, the owners saw a model and the first sketches in the Jerez´s airport. With a stick on the sand of the Barrosa beach drew the plant to royal size and gave the conformity to the offer. On returning to Galicia there adjusted measures and constructive systems, we restate the work in the plot and […]

Everything it has a beginning | Jorge Meijide
06-05-2013 No Comments

Everything it has a beginning | Jorge Meijide

Everything it has a beginning The architecture endures to live and to live endures, inexcusably, the inhabitant. Without this one we can speak about sculpture, about certain artistic facilities or about formal games, all of them of indisputable value propositivo, but difficultly we can speak about architecture in his more wide and extensive expression. This one to live carries a […]

Cabins to think
31-01-2012 5 Comments

Cabins to think

Cabañas para pensar is a tour for those who were cabins where philosophers, novelists, poets, musicians or visual artists were moving back – out for a certain period of time, moving of his stable places of residence; or for some hours every day-. It is penetrated in this book and the serene and deep photographies that Eduardo Outeiro has done […]

Cabins to think
29-03-2011 1,472 Comments

Cabins to think

The relation of the writers, philosophers and artists with his spaces of creation always has fascinado to the studious of the literature and the aesthetics, especially if we take into account that the place where writes  a work influences significantly in the rhythm, the structure and the content of the same. Splitting of this base is born the exhibition Cabins […]