Tag: Cataluña

For lasting
26-09-2019 No Comments

For lasting

The Granollers Museum will host the exhibition FOR LASTING, it is the compilation of the work that during the first three weeks of March 2018, more than a hundred women have participated in the restoration of traditional plasters in the Allou-Sana concession, in the town of Tangassogo (Tiébélé), located south of Burkina Faso. With the help of everyday belongings such as […]

The IVrd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA
03-01-2019 No Comments

The IVrd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA

The European Award for Architectural Heritage intervention AADIPA, a biennial contest organized with the support of COAC (Architects’ Association of Catalonia) and AADIPA (Association of Architects for the Defence and Intervention in Architectural Heritage), the purpose of which is to distinguish quality interventions in heritage and contribute to their dissemination, opens the registration period of its 4th edition. The Award […]

2nd European Award Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA
13-01-2015 One Comment

2nd European Award Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA

The European Prize of Intervention in the Architectural Heritage AADIPA, biennial contest organized with the support of the COAC (Architects’ Official College of Catalonia) and AADIPA (Architects’ Group for the Defense and the Intervention in the Architectural Heritage) whose aim resides in distinguishing the good patrimonial practice and contributing to his spreading, opens the inscriptions of his 2 ª edition. […]

Portraits across the eyes of a near-sighted person (X) | epR
04-11-2014 2 Comments

Portraits across the eyes of a near-sighted person (X) | epR

Jose Antonio Coderch de Sentmenat, catalan aristocrat, captain Scott de la España of postwar period. Probably it was late, or too soon. Maybe in another place it would have obtained a major recognition, but in the current Catalonia it has been relegated to the garret of the inconvinient forbears. His first sketch of the house Ugalde costs more than five […]

Interative Geographies: Produces landscapes in the metropolitan area of Barcelona
23-07-2014 No Comments

Interative Geographies: Produces landscapes in the metropolitan area of Barcelona

The Technical Top School of Architecture of the Universitat Internacional of Catalonia (ESARQ-UIC) inaugurates an exhibition in the Room National Oval del Museu d’Art of Catalonia (MNAC) on Montcada-Besòs’s metropolitan territory from the works of end of degree of the pupils of architecture. It is a question of 31 projects that they take as an aim the transformation of the […]

J.L. Sert / A nomadic dream
11-01-2013 One Comment

J.L. Sert / A nomadic dream

Jose Luis Sert was the first Spanish architect of international reputation. Apostle of the rationalism in Spain and Dean of the Faculty of Harvard’s Architecture during almost two decades, Sert was also a man full of contradictions. A rebellious spirit. A free verse in a world dominated by the copy and the reproduction seriada. Member of a known aristocratic family […]

Paradís | takk-architecture
09-08-2012 One Comment

Paradís | takk-architecture

For the Temps de Flors we propose the placement of a ceiling suspended from white daisies on a street of Girona. The Temps de Flors is a special moment not only for the simple appearance of flowers and plants for all the corners of the old town, but because it offers a complete experience to the visitor indicating so much […]

Waterfronto Barcelona. Give us the water back!
16-07-2012 3 Comments

Waterfronto Barcelona. Give us the water back!

The exhibition gathers the projects of the pupils of TFG (Final Work of Degree) of the ESARQ-UIC, of the course 2011-12 of the group of Jordi Badia. The course has developed in an area of the Port of Barcelona. The Exhibition supposes a reflection of how the city can grow and recover this public space for the use of the […]

Cellers: Cooperativisme + Modernisme
10-07-2012 One Comment

Cellers: Cooperativisme + Modernisme

CaixaForum receives until October 14 of this year the exhibition ‘ Cellers: cooperativisme + modernisme ‘, a sample that tries to bring over to the public the architecture and the human histories that they hide behind the modernist warehouses of Catalonia of last 100 years. The sample uncovers the soul and the essence of the historical ‘cellers’ – of ends […]

Miralles en Harvard + Redescubriendo Glòries
02-07-2012 No Comments

Miralles en Harvard + Redescubriendo Glòries

The Foundation Enric Miralles of Barcelona, stimulated by the Italian Benedetta Tagliabue, who was his wife and socia in the workshop of architecture, proposes not to remember only his figure and his work with the cataloguing and digitalization of his work, but also to turn into a space opened for the investigation and the experimentation. Enric Miralles (Barcelona, 1955 – […]

Eme3: Concepto Bottom-up at discussion
28-06-2012 One Comment

Eme3: Concepto Bottom-up at discussion

Communication, politics and company are three axes across which there is put into practice the methodology of analysis Bottom-Up. Of there that the debates programmed inside the seventh edition of the International Festival of Architecture Eme3 (that is celebrated from June 28 to July 1 in Barcelona) turn concerning this system of work. The essence of the Bottom-Up is the […]

Opened table CATALUNYA CIUTAT “Regenerating from neighborhood to region”
25-06-2012 2 Comments

Opened table CATALUNYA CIUTAT “Regenerating from neighborhood to region”

The Technical Top School of Architecture of the Universitat Internacional of Catalonia (ESARQ-UIC) organizes next Tuesday, the 26th of June a round qualified table ” Catalonia-ciutat ” in the one that will inform the Hble. Mr Lluís Recoder, Minister of Territori i Sostenibilitat of the Autonomous government of Catalonia of Catalonia. The act will preside at it the rector, Pere […]

The Festival EME3 returns to the public space
25-06-2012 One Comment

The Festival EME3 returns to the public space

The seventh edition of the International Festival of Architecture Eme3 returns to move the action to the public space. With this aim, there recovers the format of previous editions and the interventions and organization of activities are taken again in different locations of the downtown, as lots or spaces that have remained degraded or in disuse. The topic that centres […]

Barcelona Design Festival, FADfest and the "FADexpo. The best design of the year"
25-06-2012 No Comments

Barcelona Design Festival, FADfest and the “FADexpo. The best design of the year”

Next June 26 Design Festival will open his doors the Barcelona, organized together by the FAD (Promotion of the Arts and of the Design) and the BCD (Barcelona Center of Design), with the support of the Town hall of Barcelona, the second edition of a great event that will have as shot of exit the FADfest 2012, and Design Week […]

Round table honoring to Yona Friedman with Dennis Crompton, Ricardo Bofill and Willy Müller in the IAAC
15-06-2012 No Comments

Round table honoring to Yona Friedman with Dennis Crompton, Ricardo Bofill and Willy Müller in the IAAC

Next Tuesday, the 19th of June to them 19.00h, on the occasion of the closing of the Máster in Advanced Architecture (MAA) 2011-2012, the IAAC has organized a round table concerning the projection of an interview realized recently by the architects Willy Müller and Marta Malé-Alemany to the architect and town planner of Hungarian origin bought property in France, Yona […]

Barcelona Design Festival´12
11-06-2012 3 Comments

Barcelona Design Festival´12

The Barcelona Design Festival organized by the BCD and the FAD, has for aim position Barcelona as the capital of the design in the international area. From June 26 to October 5, the second edition of the BDF wants to make the potential of the companies visible, the entrepreneurs and the professionals to help them to compete worldwide. With two […]

Conference Nikos A. Salingaros.Transformations
11-06-2012 One Comment

Conference Nikos A. Salingaros.Transformations

Next Wednesday, the 13th of June, the Doctor in physics, mathematician and teacher of Texas’s University (EUA), Nikos To. Salingaros, will give a conference in the audience of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, IAAC, to them 19.30h under the title Transformations (Transformations). From his investigations, Salingaros will expose his knowledge concerning the confluence between architecture and science, considered […]

7 ª edition of the International Festival of Architecture eme3
06-06-2012 2 Comments

7 ª edition of the International Festival of Architecture eme3

Last week of June, 2012, Barcelona will return to be a scene of 7 ª edition of the International Festival of Architecture eme3. For the second year in a row, the Festival will locate his headquarters in the COAC (Col·legi Oficial d’Arquitectes de Catalunya), as well as in the space eme3 located in the contiguous Plaza of the Cathedral of […]

Conference Katrin Bohn.What does happen with the urban agriculture?
04-06-2012 No Comments

Conference Katrin Bohn.What does happen with the urban agriculture?

Next Thursday, the 7th of May, the German arquitecta and socia of the study Bohn*Viljoen of United Kingdom, Katrin Bohn will give a conference in the audience of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, IAAC, to them 19.30h. Under the title what does happen with the urban agriculture? From his investigations, Bohn will expose his knowledge concerning the development […]

Colloquium Between friends: Conversations about Architecture
28-05-2012 4 Comments

Colloquium Between friends: Conversations about Architecture

Next Wednesday, the 30th of May, the architects Mario Corea, Franc Fernandez, Carles Llop, Albert Pineda, Manuel Ruisánchez and Toni Casamor, as moderator, were taking part in a colloquium in the headquarters of the Architects’ College of Catalonia in Barcelona, COAC, to them 19.00h, under the title Among friends: Conversations on Architecture. From his renowned experiences, the lecturers will think […]

Conference Josep Miàs. Complexity in the geometry
28-05-2012 602 Comments

Conference Josep Miàs. Complexity in the geometry

Next Thursday, the 31st of May, the Catalan architect Josep Miàs (Banyoles, 1966) will give a conference in the audience of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, IAAC, to them 19.30h. Under the title Complexity in the geometry. From his renowned experience, Miàs will expose his knowledge concerning the parameters that surround the architectural constructions that are conceptualized in […]

Conference Christine Otto Kanstinger. "Form finding"
22-05-2012 One Comment

Conference Christine Otto Kanstinger. “Form finding”

Next Wednesday, the 23rd of May, the German arquitecta Christine Otto Kanstinger will give a conference in the audience of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, IAAC, to them 19.30h. Under the title The search of the form, and from his experience, Kanstinger will expose his knowledge concerning the concepts of looseness and technological simplicity that there identify the […]

Òpera Prima. Overlapping condition. [Jujol without prompter] | Arnau Tiñena
17-05-2012 475 Comments

Òpera Prima. Overlapping condition. [Jujol without prompter] | Arnau Tiñena

A landscape to be invented, to petrify the gravity, to stretch the space of a plot, to splash with light a wall, to turn the city to enter to the theatre … everything in an instant, a slow and alive instant, an instant out of the time. A brief instant that is expanded without end, a process always unfinished … […]

Sixte Illescas Arquitecto (1903-1986). De la Vanguardia al olvido
08-05-2012 One Comment

Sixte Illescas Arquitecto (1903-1986). De la Vanguardia al olvido

Always I have defended that the architecture has to be made clear across a few external circumstances to her that they him are consubstantial. The architecture is not a Beautiful Art, but an arte aplicada, in small letter, that, more that to explain the life, is, or would have to be, this life. It is at the time when it […]

Presentation of the book  "Deseo de Ciudad"
07-05-2012 2 Comments

Presentation of the book “Deseo de Ciudad”

We live through moments of indecisions and uncertainties, but also of new ideas that can stimulate us towards important changes. Let’s not leave us to go for the inertia and let’s bet for an architectural clear and round innovation. The groups, architects and arquitectas that appear in this book, this way do it and his works and actions can use […]

Conference Nader Tehrani."DA DA NADAAA"
07-05-2012 2 Comments

Conference Nader Tehrani.”DA DA NADAAA”

The near Wednesday on May 9, the architect and expert in new methods of construction from multiple platforms, Nader Tehrani, will give a conference in the audience of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, IAAC, to them 19.30h. Under the title, IT GIVES GIVES NADAAA, Tehrani will expose the spatial, structural and organizational contingencies that surround the topic of […]

Conference Panagiotis Michalatos.“Interfaces for the design”
30-04-2012 161 Comments

Conference Panagiotis Michalatos.“Interfaces for the design”

The near Thursday on May 3, the architect and expert in development of interfaces Panagiotis Michalatos will give a conference in the audience of the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, IAAC to them 19.30h. Under the title, ” Interfaces for the design “, Michalatos will expose the tracing that nowadays his advanced investigations follow in this area and will […]

Rehabilitación de antigua nave textil para sala de conciertos | xxm_arquitectura
26-04-2012 250 Comments

Rehabilitación de antigua nave textil para sala de conciertos | xxm_arquitectura

The rehabilitation of the Nave B of Roca Umbert is one of the projects of the program ” Factory of the Arts ” that there contemplates the plan the director of rehabilitation of the cultural enclosure of Rock Umbert, former industrial set of textile factories in Granollers’s city. The building to rehabilitating is a ship of two plants, with a […]

Make your own architecture fanzine
12-04-2012 No Comments

Make your own architecture fanzine

On the occasion of the exhibition ARCHIZINES in Otrascosas de Villar-Rosàs (April 12 – May 4, 2012), the continuous platform of activities eme3_ON throws a workshop for every person interested in producing his own fanzine of architecture. The subject matter will be totally opened always and when it turns about the architecture and the urbanism. Possible examples of topics to […]

The Retired City. Pau Faus
20-03-2012 46 Comments

The Retired City. Pau Faus

‘The Retired City’ is a book about the self-constructed allotment gardens by retired citizens on the periphery of Barcelona (Spain). The work is organized as a dictionary and reflects, through photographies and texts by several authors, on the variety of aspects around this widespread informal urban phenomenon. To explore and understand these gardens is a way to approach one of […]