Tag: Carlos Puente

Recuerdos de Alejandro de la Sota
05-09-2019 No Comments

Recuerdos de Alejandro de la Sota

Talk by Manuel Gallego and Carlos Puente “Memories of Alejandro de la Sota” held at COAG Headquarters in Santiago on December 12, 2018, moderated by Carlos Quintáns.

Do we use correctly the language the architects? | Stepienybarno
24-08-2018 No Comments

Do we use correctly the language the architects? | Stepienybarno

The architects we have playing a determinant paper in the construction of our cities, but the communication of what we have done, it has not been the most suitable. The effort for coming to the company that enjoys or suffers our architecture has been scanty. Why when certain architects speak they there is not understood practically anything of what they […]

The language of the architects (II) | Stepienybarno
25-05-2018 No Comments

The language of the architects (II) | Stepienybarno

Today, we want to stop centring this descent to land of our “celestial” architectural ideas. The simplicity in the language and the use and abuse of metaphors to explain the architecture will be the guide for of this small text. Carlos Puente remembers us, “It is known well, that turns out to be easier to use a language complicated to […]

The language of the architects (I) | Stepienybarno
18-05-2018 No Comments

The language of the architects (I) | Stepienybarno

Why when certain architects speak they there is not understood practically anything of what they want to say and not even other architects are we capable of knowing where the shots go? And what happens when a person foreign to the architecture hears speaking to the architects “about his things”? “The architecture neither is, nor behaves as a language; it […]

Monteagudo's country house. The ruin that it remains | Luis Gil Pita
26-09-2016 One Comment

Monteagudo’s country house. The ruin that it remains | Luis Gil Pita

“Vague reflections on Juan Navarro Baldeweg’s work in Monteagudo’s ruin. A Estrada. Pontevedra.” By María Moliner, Ruin: 1. Action to a construction sink. 2. Action to any thing, material be destroyed or spiritually. 5. Remains of a sunked construction. By our particular dictionary, Ruin: 1. That one that shows again his constructive original nature, that is to say turns us […]

After the threshold | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
16-09-2016 No Comments

After the threshold | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

A cemetery is a raft of time, a hollow in the world that fills and empties with us. The metaphor of our lives like rivers “that are going to give to the sea”1 would transform this emptiness into a vast figurative ocean into whose abysmal depths it rests the history of the Being: the time like one to pass progressively, […]

Architecture and rural territoryArchitecture and rural territory 2016
26-07-2016 No Comments

Architecture and rural territoryArchitecture and rural territory 2016

The perception of the rural territory of Galicia as a social, constructed space, becomes clear for anyone that has looked at it with something of attention at some time. This construction of the natural thing, which is done modélica in the materiality of the traditional architecture, in the unit between the house and the agricultural labors or in the conception […]

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita
31-07-2014 No Comments

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita

“It is not Giotto’s influence in Mondrian, is Mondrian’s influence in Giottto”. Aldo van Eyck The public of Callobre and the Arquitectura y Territorio rural annual days of the Maria Martínez Otero foundation in A Estrada. The days of Arquitectura y Territorio rural that are celebrated already for fourth consecutive year from the summer of 2011, organized by the Maria Martínez […]

Carlos Puente · what already is above mentioned
15-08-2013 No Comments

Carlos Puente · what already is above mentioned

Conference of Luis Gil and Cristina Nieto, with the title “What already is above mentioned”, inside the second edition of “architecture and rural territory”, that it developed on 27 July 2012 in Callobre ( A Estrada, Galicia, Spain).

Luis Gil y Cristina Nieto · Interlaced and overlappings
01-08-2013 One Comment

Luis Gil y Cristina Nieto · Interlaced and overlappings

Conference of Luis Gil and Cristina Nieto, with the title “Interlaced and overlappings. The architecture inside the architecture and what it does not fit”, inside the second edition of “architecture and rural territory”, that it developed  on 27 July 2012 in Callobre ( A Estrada, Galicia, Spain).

Manuel Gallego · Some experiences and reflections
25-07-2013 No Comments

Manuel Gallego · Some experiences and reflections

Conference of Manuel Galician Jorreto, with the title “Some experiences and reflections. The half rural interests, but exists?”, inside the second edition of “architecture and rural territory”, that it developed  on 27 July 2012 in Callobre ( A Estrada, Galicia, Spain).

Arquitectura y Territorio Rural 2012
24-07-2012 4 Comments

Arquitectura y Territorio Rural 2012

(..) Those who know the Eastern Europe of the black decades, or Great Britain in his times of austerity, will know that the solidarities and human creativities can have his origin in the relative poverty. It is not the political censorship what kills: it is the despotism of the market of masses and the rewards of the commercialized stardom (…) […]