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Ca La Mañá. Casa Estudio en Torrent | Fent Estudi
18-03-2020 No Comments

Ca La Mañá. Casa Estudio en Torrent | Fent Estudi

Entender la arquitectura y la ciudad como soporte de vida, como un escenario que genera y posibilita relaciones y formas de vida diversas, ese es el principio que guía las intervenciones que realizamos en Fent Estudi. Nuestra manera de aborda la rehabilitación y regeneración, que constituye la práctica totalidad de nuestra experiencia tanto escala urbana como doméstica, responde a una […]

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 […]

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

The car house | Íñigo García Odiaga

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 of the […]

Home-Studio for an editor | Fent Estudi
15-05-2019 No Comments

Home-Studio for an editor | Fent Estudi

The house is located in Catarroja (Valencia), on a plot between deep medianeras and facing north-south. As a starting point we find a construction of two heights immersed in the middle of two blocks of houses, on the ground floor a dark and excessively compartmentalized housing, in the upper volume, built later, a loft. Its owner, a retired editor, addresses […]

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, […]

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, […]

Campaña House | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
03-12-2014 No Comments

Campaña House | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

Concebida treats itself about a housing with an occasional use in his volumetry, composition and materials of finished exterior as an agricultural store. There are constructed light closings that allow to reach interior conditions of comfort in the minimal possible time and incorporate a system of sliding panels that they make possible to close totally the building. It is solved […]

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 […]

After Saarinen's fingerprints | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
19-05-2014 No Comments

After Saarinen’s fingerprints | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

Eero Saarinen dedicated a very small part of his career to the topic of the housing, in fact, only he constructed two. In words of one of the most important experts of his work, Antonio Roman Asensio: “the design of the one-family house simply was not fitting with the exercise of the profession as it Saarinen understood”1. In spite of […]

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 […]

In the beginning it was the verse. Rosalía de Castro
17-05-2013 No Comments

In the beginning it was the verse. Rosalía de Castro

It inaugurates  in the Foundation Barrié of Vigo the exhibition that conmemora the 150 anniversary of the publication of ‘Sang Galician’ in the printing of Juan Copañel in the Real street of Vigo. It was on 17 May 1863, a date that was chosen besides to celebrate the Day of the Letters by his cultural and historical importance, since this […]

The Particular House · Jorge Taberna
22-03-2013 No Comments

The Particular House · Jorge Taberna

With the intention of bringing over a bit from light to an object of so complex study and it multimeasures as that of The Particular House, this book appears as an exercise of reflection that tries to integrate from a theoretical studding different points of view from which the topic can be approached. Opposite to the extension and complexity of […]

Casa de la Magia | trespes.arquitectos
01-12-2011 642 Comments

Casa de la Magia | trespes.arquitectos

” An architecture of minimums for a building spectacle. A series of spaces concatenated in continuous transformation will shelter the study, exchange, learning and enjoyment of the ILUSIONISM. “ Before a rich and dynamic program like that we are presented by the Magicians’ Association Profesionais of Galicia we meet a lot of 50m ² in Ourense’s historical hull the only […]