Tag: conversación

Conversations with Enric Miralles
25-10-2016 No Comments

Conversations with Enric Miralles

Enric Miralles (1955-2000) is considered to be one of the figures key to understand the Spanish recent architecture and many of the topics appellants who today manage in the architectural contemporary practice and the theory. This book gathers a conversation, unpublished till now, that the Barcelonian architect supported with Enrique Walker in 1999 immediately after a writing of the own […]

Talking about Manuel Gallego
12-05-2016 No Comments

Talking about Manuel Gallego

The first chat under the title “About the local thing and the global thing in the creation of the architecture”, with the architects Alexandre Alves Costa and Sergio Fernandes, belonging to the cycle of chats – colloquia about the exhibition “Manuel Gallego. Architecture 1969-2015”, that the Barrié Foundation receives in his headquarters of A Coruña, in the frame of the […]

Of the (just) distance | Pedro Hernández
19-12-2014 One Comment

Of the (just) distance | Pedro Hernández

In a recent conversation with Xxxxxxx Xxxxxx in SOMA,, she asked me to explain, in synthesis, which it was doing at the moment of facing the accomplishment of a (artistic) project “as if he was saying it to a taxi driver”, in order to place in an exercise of being able to report (me) in a little time to someone […]

Rem Koolhaas. Conversations with Hans Ulrich Obrist
11-11-2014 No Comments

Rem Koolhaas. Conversations with Hans Ulrich Obrist

This book compiles six interviews that Hans Ulrich Obrist has come supporting with Rem Koolhaas on the most recent topics treated by OMA and I LOVE. In them not only it is composed in a dialogue on the path and the thought of Rem Koolhaas, but there are approached his last Asian works, the public library of Seattle, the House […]

About of the city
14-10-2014 No Comments

About of the city

Rem Koolhaas is one of the big thinkers and contemporary debaters it brings over of the city. Since in 1978 his fundamental text was publishing Delirium of New York, the Dutch architect has been catapulted as one of the voices most listened at the moment of approaching the reflection concerning the contemporary city. His contributions have centred on the study […]

Conversation with Juan Herreros
23-09-2014 No Comments

Conversation with Juan Herreros

Interview – conversation with Juan Herreros. Speakers: Leonardo Tamargo Niebla and Enrique Rollón Escudero. Date: on June 17, 2014

MEXTRÓPOLI | Ethel Baraona + Iker Gil
28-08-2014 No Comments

MEXTRÓPOLI | Ethel Baraona + Iker Gil

Conversation with the architects and publishers Ethel Baraona (Barcelona) and Iker Gil (Chicago) celebrated in MEXTRÓPOLI’s frame | The First Festival of Architecture and city that developed in city of Mexico of March 22 to March 26, 2014. Ethel Baraona | Barcelona | Architect and blogger Arquitecta, critique, bloguera and Spanish healer. She is a co-founder of the independent publishing […]

Jørn Utzon. Conversations and other writings
05-08-2014 No Comments

Jørn Utzon. Conversations and other writings

“The human beings experience his environments in different degrees. If one takes an extreme sensibility as the incident of the light and of the shades, as the color and as the space that him makes a detour, then it has the innate qualities of an architect and an artist. If one not only is receptive, but also it has a […]

Conversations with Mies van der Rohe. American certainties
01-08-2014 No Comments

Conversations with Mies van der Rohe. American certainties

“When we begin a project we do not think about the form, think about the correct way of using the materials; later we accept the result. When we work we allow that the big ideas should remain in the air. We do not want that they go down. Often we are surprised with the result. I compile the facts, all […]

Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oíza. Writings and conversations
29-07-2014 No Comments

Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oíza. Writings and conversations

“An architect when it has real interior force has to say with García Lorca, ” I will break all the partenones in the night and will raise them in the morning “. I am of this opinion. It is clear that they say to me: ” but if it has to live of the orders, with this way of thinking […]

Alejandro de la Sota. Writings, conversations, conferences
25-07-2014 No Comments

Alejandro de la Sota. Writings, conversations, conferences

The work of the architect Alejandro de la Sota (Pontevedra, 1913 – Madrid, 1996) has been spread profusely so much in Spain as abroad and his influence has been left to feel in several generations of Spanish contemporary architects. In spite of the attention that has lent to his work, the same thing has not happened with his texts. This […]

Conversation with Josep Maria Montaner
16-07-2014 No Comments

Conversation with Josep Maria Montaner

Interview – conversation with Josep Maria Montaner Interlocutores: Michael Ángel Damián Sanz, Daniel Dávila Romano and Leonardo Tamargo Niebla Dates: on December 21, 2013 Place: J.M’s own library. Montaner Recording: Enrique Rollón Escudero Edition: Enrique Rollón Escudero Organizes: Asociación Temenos

One day of 1958 | Borja López Cotelo
20-06-2014 No Comments

One day of 1958 | Borja López Cotelo

The Sun was shining in the sky of Brussels burning the visitors of Heysel’s esplanade. Sverre and Reima were drinking, to small sips, an African coffee. Reima breathed depth, thought a few seconds, and said: -As it is learned to imagine by major and major concentration you stop being able to work with objects or prefabricated schemes … The really […]

Conversations about Archizines
06-06-2014 One Comment

Conversations about Archizines

Since closing of the exhibition ArchizinesGDL, 90X60 recorded this short documentary CONVERSATIONS ON ARCHIZINES, which was carried out in Kukuruchos (Mexico, from April 3 to May 4, 2014), during the table of debate – conversation with specialized guests to analyze the content of the exhibition and to mention the characteristics of the best Archizines exposed from the point of view […]

Denise Scott Brown | Congreso Arquine No.14
30-04-2013 One Comment

Denise Scott Brown | Congreso Arquine No.14

Conversation with the arquitecta and urbanista Denise Scott Brown, socia of the study Venturi Scott Brown and Associates and authoress of the book ‘Navy of words’ (Arquine, 2013).

Conversations with Alvar Aalto
18-01-2012 41 Comments

Conversations with Alvar Aalto

In spite of the fact that Alvar Aalto had reputation of being an architect to whom it liked neither to speak nor to theorize, the clarity of his exhibitions they contribute that his written testimonies are a perfect complement to be able to understand his work. This book gathers four interviews that Alvar Aalto granted between 1958 and 1972 and […]

The architect and the power. Albert Speer | Jorge Gorostiza
21-05-2011 59 Comments

The architect and the power. Albert Speer | Jorge Gorostiza

Today in Spain it is a day called of reflection because tomorrow the citizens iremos to voting. A historical day because the people have begun to the street to protest for a system that only it allows the massive participation by means of the vote, has not worked (or even it has provoked) this crisis and it has armoured his […]