Tag: crisis

And of the culture, now, what?
06-06-2012 4 Comments

And of the culture, now, what?

A group of professionals we have written the following Manifest to support the culture in these difficult moments. We will meet to speak on it, on June 6 in the Cinema Fine arts of Madrid, at 19:30 h. (Marquess of House Was Laughing, 3. 28014 MADRID) we wait for you! To stick fast, please send your name, profession and dni […]

The saving like icon | Íñigo García Odiaga
22-05-2012 One Comment

The saving like icon | Íñigo García Odiaga

When the saving is an advertising slogan. London 2012. Already it has begun the countdown for the ceremony that will give beginning to the Olympic Games of London 2012 and the headquarters where the different disciplines will be disputed are ready to receive the athletes and the public. An event of these characteristics has no doubt an advertising capital effect, […]

The beauty in the architecture | Cristina García-Rosales
15-05-2012 5 Comments

The beauty in the architecture | Cristina García-Rosales

“The beauty is not a place where the cowards are going to stop” Antonio Gamoneda In epochs of crisis and of vacuous words, the beauty is an attribute that some of they of them consider to be superfluous. Others already have separated it as a banal term, developing in the last times an aesthetics kitch, of nature Disney or her […]

Let´s do the favor of gathering the ball of the bottom of the mesh | Luis Gil Pita - Cristina Nieto Peñamaría
03-05-2012 2 Comments

Let´s do the favor of gathering the ball of the bottom of the mesh | Luis Gil Pita – Cristina Nieto Peñamaría

1 The latter days I have remembered the court of the college where we us were squeaking the legs at the moment of the playtime when it had to sorrow approximately twelve years. In this playground, which must serve for almost all kinds of scattering, there were superposed lines that were mixing different disciplines and sports, football, handball, basketball, etc, […]

Spanish Dream
09-01-2012 950 Comments

Spanish Dream

SPANISH DREAM is a project of the group Cadelasverdes that proposes a critical reflection on the economic crisis and his consequences. At present we are present at a situation that is provoking serious economic imbalances in the whole world. In Spain, especially, this circumstance has met accentuated by the famous real-estate bubble. The idea refers to the American Dream as […]

Precariedad laboral arquitectónica | Stepienybarno
09-12-2011 2 Comments

Precariedad laboral arquitectónica | Stepienybarno

4 years of crisis have left sequelas more than considerable in almost all the professions, and one of which more is  resintiendo is the one of the architecture. The situation goes back  increasingly critical and, even, in means generalistas, like the recent article of Anatxu Zabalbeascoa, Historias de la arquitectura ‘mileurista’, do  echo of the situation. Few days afterwards, began […]

Forward market
02-12-2011 179 Comments

Forward market

Mercedes Álvarez did a giant, glorious movie, The sky turns, a movie at a height of the big titles of the documentary cinema, a loving singing to the loneliness of his people, Aldealseñor (Soria), where it was born in 1966. It was coming of being the montadora of In construction, of Jose Luis Guerin, and that work threw his name. […]

I need an architect. Why? | Lourdes Bueno-Miguel Villegas
14-09-2011 3 Comments

I need an architect. Why? | Lourdes Bueno-Miguel Villegas

A question opportunely thrown by our admired Carlos Cámara  put the finger in the sore and it has made us recover an internal debate that we liked to extract to the light. Why do people prefer to a builder before that to an architect? Carlos was not raising a dichotomy, was giving for this reality made, the people do not want […]

The strengths of the architect | Stepienybarno
11-09-2011 31 Comments

The strengths of the architect | Stepienybarno

Some time ago a good friend of ours was commenting to us that for him, the architects we were like ducks. These animals are of air, are of land and are of water, do everything, though they do nothing excessively well. So, this curious comparison uses us as introduction to see what is what we understand that we make or […]

Five square meters
02-09-2011 1,237 Comments

Five square meters

The Spanish crisis of the ‘brick’ came to the Festival of Movies of the World of Montreal with the tape ‘ Five square meters ‘, which competes in the contest after raising as great winner in the last edition of the Festival of Malaga. Max Lemcke’s movie, which will have the premiere in Spain on November 11, it reports Alex’s […]

Do they continue having the contests of architecture felt? | Stepienybarno
10-07-2011 One Comment

Do they continue having the contests of architecture felt? | Stepienybarno

We return to encourage to touch one of the most troubled topics: the contests of architecture. But we will not do it from an analytical point of view of the same ones, since already we did it in his day during four articles. Today it has not to enter bases, sworn, possible fixes or period, on it already they have written, […]

Inside job
15-04-2011 34 Comments

Inside job

Inside job, the documentary that now full the cinemas, is a typical North American product fact for the North American. It treats to explain the causes of this Big Crisis from the failure of Lehman Brothers in 2008, the conchabamiento between bankers, regulators, comisionistas and agencies of rating, in front of the condescendiente and accomplice collaboration of political authorities and […]

Is it possible a recovery?
29-03-2011 26 Comments

Is it possible a recovery?

It does some weeks Ricardo Vergés gave a conference in Seville “Is possible a recovery?”. To the conference assisted mainly architects Sevillanos, since it was organised by the school of Seville. The question was reflexionar on the state of the profession, which is contributing because of the fall of the bubble real estate to engrosar the rise in the indexes […]

Architecture, architects and the state of the profession | Stepienybarno
05-02-2011 One Comment

Architecture, architects and the state of the profession | Stepienybarno

It seems that every time there are more digital publications that speak of the hard reality in that it finds  immersed the world of the architecture. Many times, reading between lines the comments of articles of means of big diffusion, find  visions much more interesting that what the own publications aim. So, today it does not touch to speak neither […]

€spanish DR€AM
04-01-2011 204 Comments

€spanish DR€AM

Let’s sense beforehand € SPANISH DR € AM Guillermo Cruz y Santigo’s documentary Cirujeda that we had the opportunity to see last Thursday, the 19th of November thanks to the group Kepasaconlacasa in the headquarters Native of San Sebastian of ONCE. As presentation of this documentary better than that the words of the own director, Guillermo Cruz: The documentary narrates […]

Recycled enveloping | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-10-2010 245 Comments

Recycled enveloping | Íñigo García Odiaga

The car symbol yesteryear of freedom, mobility and achievements staffs, is had become current affairs in the icon of an ecological revolution. The electric car is the new sustainable paradise and this new vision of the individual vehicle allows to certain architectures able to using these pseudo-advertising executives messages to generate new buildings that they add all these subject matters. […]

Exposición y congreso sobre Joven Arquitectura Española y Crisis en Bruselas
20-04-2010 35 Comments

Exposición y congreso sobre Joven Arquitectura Española y Crisis en Bruselas

Twenty teams of young architects Spanish and Belgian will be gathered next week in Brussels in the international “congress Crisis in Architecture?”to debate on the present state of the architecture and how has been seen this affected by the crisis. The congress is framed in the Young exhibition “Architects of Spain” that organises the Ministry of Housing. The symposium, that […]

The crisis of the Modulor, from the Modulor | Rafael de Cáceres
07-09-2009 No Comments

The crisis of the Modulor, from the Modulor | Rafael de Cáceres

This writing treats of a concrete passage of the history of the architecture: that of the crisis of the Modulor because of his disability to generalize the measure of 226 cm (the man with the elevated arm) as minimal height of the housings, and of how this crisis might have excelled if Corbusier had added the series v5 in the […]