Tag: Chile

Día Internacional del Libro 2020
23-04-2020 No Comments

Día Internacional del Libro 2020

Para celebrar el Día Internacional del Libro, tan atípico, desde veredes, arquitectura y divulgación queremos repasar  las publicaciones realizadas para que puedas recordarlas y reseñar aquellas que hayas leído o te interesaría leer. Esperamos que así este periodo que nos ha tocado vivir sea más llevadero. Sin preámbulos os dejamos las 30 publicaciones seleccionadas, como se suele decir ni son […]

AIWIÑ, Viewpoint Camera | Nicolás Sáez Gutiérrez
22-04-2020 No Comments

AIWIÑ, Viewpoint Camera | Nicolás Sáez Gutiérrez

Aiwin: A mirror image, The image produced by shadows Aiwiñ: To see your shadow Aiwiñ Alewn: To be reflected Aiwiñ Filtruñ: An image made of smoke Aiwiñtuwn: To see oneself in one’s own shadow.1 AIWIÑ, Viewpoint Camera is an Art and Architecture project that reflects on our virtual relation to one another and to the world. It is an inhabitable […]

From time to time a talking dog and other writings appear
17-09-2019 No Comments

From time to time a talking dog and other writings appear

This compilation of texts by Chilean architect Smiljan Radić covers twenty years of written production. The texts were written for various reasons: on the occasion of the publication of a book, as conferences or to accompany an exhibition. They are an invaluable complement to better understand the work of this magnificent architect, but they can also be read independently, as sagacious […]

Spyglass
20-09-2018 No Comments

Spyglass

Five hills border the historic center of the city of Concepción, located in the south-central zone of Chile. Each with its own form, scale, context and history. The hills Amarillo, Caracol, Chepe, La Pólvora and the Virgin are the milestones of an invisible perimeter route through the city, which surrounds another path, that which is born between the hills of […]

Jorge Lobos. Interviews
28-08-2018 No Comments

Jorge Lobos. Interviews

After finishing his architecture studies, Jorge Lobos travels to Chiloé to do a month’s work, which would end up transforming into years. At that time he developed his architectural work in conjunction with the group of architects that was already in the area, and studied the culture of the territory, weaving the first ideas about what he would later define […]

Club Mate and Zambó Assai Offices | República Portátil
20-12-2017 No Comments

Club Mate and Zambó Assai Offices | República Portátil

The order realized by Club Mate Chile and Zambó Assaí was the development of his new commercial offices, located in the managerial core of Franklin neighborhood, in the commune of Santiago de Chile. This neighborhood was founded in the periphery of the city of Santiago and little by little it was taking a strong commercial character, giving I go on […]

María Elena
07-01-2016 No Comments

María Elena

María Elena, the last Saltpeter Work still running in the world, it’s intact since the day it was born in 1925. Its inhabitants, the pampinos, who were born and raised there, keeps in their memories the untold stories of this unique way of living on the driest desert in the planet. This documentary and its revealing anecdotes, built upon an […]

Clouds Hunters: July
29-12-2015 3 Comments

Clouds Hunters: July

Atacama Desert, north of Chile: the villagers, being based on the observation of the nature, they gather the water of the fog or camanchaca by means of thin meshes placed strategically in the hillsides of the mountain, as they do the cactuses thanks to the líquenes that cover them, revealing drop to drop the valued liquid. Beautiful example of how […]

AC searches: architects and creators
12-05-2015 One Comment

AC searches: architects and creators

From WHEN THE ARCHITECTURE FINDS THE CITY It is Fondart’s winning project 2015 in the modality Formative Activities, comisariado for M. Pilar Pinchart Saavedra (Doctor Architect ETSA. Madrid. Architect PUC), that With the Architecture like excuse and conductive thread, he invites artists, social actors, writers, intellectual, actors, scientists etc., both of Santiago and of regions to conversing on the crossings […]

Interviews: Kenneth Frampton. What Is Architecture?
21-08-2014 No Comments

Interviews: Kenneth Frampton. What Is Architecture?

We converse with Kenneth Frampton at the beginning of this week, in the event to announce the finalists of the Mies Crown Hall Americas (MCHAP) Award in Santiago, Chile. Beyond asking him on the process of selection of the juror to grant the MCHAP, we take a moment to ask our classic question him: what is the architecture?  

Crimes and replies | Pedro Hernández
07-10-2013 No Comments

Crimes and replies | Pedro Hernández

Of a time to this part two obsess they chase me. Two obsessions that might be only one. The crime and his reply. Everything begins of Bernard Tschumi’s phrase: “To really appreciate architecture, you may even need to commit a murder”. The crime like form of spatial knowledge. But which might be the murder to which us Tschumi alludes and […]

Experiments with Life Itself. Radical domestic architectures between 1937 and 1959 · Francisco González de Canales
16-04-2013 No Comments

Experiments with Life Itself. Radical domestic architectures between 1937 and 1959 · Francisco González de Canales

Despite being two decades marked by war-and its consequences-between 1937 and 1959 there were produced some of the most prominent residential experiments of the 20th century. Precisely the darkness of this age can be read as a detonating of a renewing reaction by the architectural sphere. This way Francisco Gonzalez of Channels does it in Experiments with the life itself. […]

Cancha
29-11-2012 No Comments

Cancha

The pavilion of Chile to the 13. International sample of Architecture of the Biennale gave Venezia, invites to reflexionar on floor, in terms of resources, heritage and landscape, and the importance of the vision discipline on his exploitation and/or preservation, considering variable but there of the economic factors pure contingents. The word quechua FIELD pre-colombino of origin incaico into use […]

Which is the relation between cinema and architecture? | Jorge Gorostiza
08-10-2012 No Comments

Which is the relation between cinema and architecture? | Jorge Gorostiza

In a previous entry of this blog already the interesting initiative commented to itself that a group of enthusiasts have raised in Chile, the ARQFILMFEST (AFFS), the first festival of Cinema and Architecture of a country of Spanish language. A few weeks ago, these pioneers requested a text me on the relations between Cinema and Architecture, a topic most ample and […]

Manifesto House [Infiniski Manifesto House] | James&Mau
07-06-2012 3 Comments

Manifesto House [Infiniski Manifesto House] | James&Mau

In the high place of a hill as if about a castle or strength it was treating itself, being located strategically and dominating a wonderful landscape, this house generates a permeability in his axis this west vanishing on the landscape across a great glazed space like who nothing is under a great bridge in the half of … this effect […]

2G N.61 Pezo von Ellrichshausen
27-03-2012 3 Comments

2G N.61 Pezo von Ellrichshausen

Chile goes years proposing new manners of architectural production from a small place and till now peripheral with regard to the traditional centers of contemporary production. Architects of Mathias Klotz’s height (2G 26, 2003), Smiljan Radic (2G 44, 2007) and Cecilia Puga (2G 53, 2010) realize of an intense renovation of the Chilean architecture, which has his continuation in the […]

Objetos para transformar el mundo
03-11-2011 287 Comments

Objetos para transformar el mundo

In the world of the 20th century, settlement as before for technical appliances and works that aspire to the status of art, diverse modernist currents they never wanted to put in traffic another family of objects, which could be catalogued neither as technology nor as art and which took the radical modification of the existing thing as the first raison […]

Architecture Film Festival, Santiago Chile
28-10-2011 31 Comments

Architecture Film Festival, Santiago Chile

The cinema will give us a statement, the Architecture will give us a context. This way one presents one of the Festivals most waited in this part of the South American territory and that will land exactly in one more year, in October, 2012, in Santiago of Chile. One that, logically, it is very anticipated for whom we write in […]

magazine ARQ [77] URGENCIA Y MATERIA
14-06-2011 30 Comments

magazine ARQ [77] URGENCIA Y MATERIA

To a year of the earthquake of February 27 in Chile and to a month of Miyagi’s tsunami, the topic of the first magazine of 2011 tries to stimulate a reflection in the crossing between devastation and architecture. Dividing with a review of the debates generated in the work of the cathedral of Santiago in s. The XVIIIth – marked […]

Co-Habitaciones. Patrimonio, Taxidermia y Autoconstrucción en Valparaíso
17-05-2011 1,105 Comments

Co-Habitaciones. Patrimonio, Taxidermia y Autoconstrucción en Valparaíso

Claudio Astudillo y Pau’s project Faus in the frame of the ” Residence Expanded 2010 ” between the centers of contemporary art: Khan Xalant (Mataró, Barcelona) and COLLAPSE (Valparaiso). PAU FAUS is Licensed in Top Architecture by the ETSAB-UPC of Barcelona in the year 2002 and combines his architect’s professional task with the accomplishment of several creative works and of […]

Agenda Publica: arquitectura, ciudad y desarrollo
23-12-2010 33 Comments

Agenda Publica: arquitectura, ciudad y desarrollo

The content of “PUBLIC DIARY” constitutes the closing of the work realised in Magazine Cientodiez between the years 2006 and 2009. The motivation behind this process consisted in tending bridges between problematic initially arisen in the field discipline of the architecture, to advance to the construction of diaries of development. The effort concentrated  in giving some outlines of answer to […]

Architecture for humanity
03-03-2010 60 Comments

Architecture for humanity

From March 2 funds are collected in the name of the School of Architects of Chile to support to the professionals in the efforts of rebuilding of the damages caused by the earthquake. 700 architects have already been offered through Architecture Platform, and other 300 directly in the School. AP Photo/Roberto Candia + http://architectureforhumanity.org + www.plataformaarquitectura.cl