Tag: cultura

Go back before going | bRijUNi
28-10-2019 No Comments

Go back before going | bRijUNi

Contemporary and avant-garde culture, countervanguardia and perhaps underground culture, pop culture and some types of subculture as well as any anti-mainstream movement are likely to advance the evolution of aesthetic (if still existing) and thought issues and their own definition It implies this subversive positioning. It is difficult to clearly state what a thing is and what is not; when […]

XI BIAU - Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial
27-12-2018 No Comments

XI BIAU – Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial

The CALL FOR WORKS FOR THE XI IBEROAMERICAN BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING IS NOW OPENO (XI BIAU). The biennial will be held in Asunción (Paraguay) in October 2019 and will show the way of living in Latin America from everyday life. Last Monday, December 17th, Casa América was presented, coinciding with the celebration of the II Ibero-American Congress […]

Atmospheric time | Miquel Lacasta
10-08-2018 No Comments

Atmospheric time | Miquel Lacasta

Atmosphere and climate. In one of his writings, Olafur Eliasson speaks about the atmospheric time.1 In the introduction to the above-mentioned text, The Museums are Radical, Eliasson develops a small statement of the interaction between time and energy. I do not know exactly why it has turned into artist of head-board of many architects, but it is necessary to admit […]

California Crazy. American Pop Architecture
21-06-2018 No Comments

California Crazy. American Pop Architecture

“Combine a free-thinking population with the desire to reinvent itself and you’ll get the perfect breeding ground for the sweeping and the amazing to thrive”. Jim Heimann At the dawn of the automobile era, the passion of Americans for travel gave rise to a new wave of imaginative entrepreneurs who catered to the needs of this new means of transport. […]

Destination Architecture
25-01-2018 No Comments

Destination Architecture

Destination Architecture is the definitive guide of trip for architects, arquituristas and travelers, includes 1.000 of the most attractive structures of the current importance, created by the best architects of the world. This innovative collection is an incomparable resource to explore the best culture constructed of the current importance in all the continents. With his extensive experience, Phaidon has created […]

Cultural factory throws 9 scholarships for his new program of incubation EmprendeArquitectura
08-08-2017 No Comments

Cultural factory throws 9 scholarships for his new program of incubation EmprendeArquitectura

Factoría Cultural, Vivero de Industrias Creativas de Matadero Madrid joins his forces with the Architects’ Official College of Madrid (COAM) in the EmprendeArquitectura’s first edition, a program of support to innovative offers that they bet for the sustainability, the cooperativism, the organic architecture, the use of new technologies, materials and virtual spaces, between other initiatives. The term of project presentation […]

Blanca Espigares Rooney · MasQueTours
01-06-2017 No Comments

Blanca Espigares Rooney · MasQueTours

And now that approaches the season of good time and leisure we travel to Granada to know MasQueTours and to interview Blanca Espigares Rooney, the doctor arquitecta that has started this project. “MasQueTours transforms the concept of visit guided to turn her into an experience of local knowledge, realized in spiral, across different scales: from the territory and his geography up […]

From the tree to the chair
18-04-2017 No Comments

From the tree to the chair

The Center Gaiás Museum inaugurated the pasadomobili on April 7 the new exhibition of the Cidade da Cultura that will lead for title Of The tree to the chair. The wood and his arts. Comisariada for the architect Carlos Seone, the sample will direct the look of the visitors to the environmental wealth of the forests, the tradition in Galicia […]

Theories and history of the contemporary city
14-07-2016 No Comments

Theories and history of the contemporary city

The contemporary city is an uncertain creature. His condition of sumatorio of social and economic, cultural and political, temporary and spatial variables turns her into a multiple puff-pastry difficult to apprehend. Infinity of theories and histories they go decades trying it, from what it has derived a doctrinaire equally vast and complex corpus. The aim of this book is to […]

Sobre el arte de hacer ciudades y Richard Sennett | Miquel Lacasta
01-07-2016 No Comments

Sobre el arte de hacer ciudades y Richard Sennett | Miquel Lacasta

“There are two ways of thinking bring over of what is the public urban space. One supports that it is a discursive space, in which the strangers speak between yes; and other one defends that it is a question of a space of the sight, where the persons interact visually, not verbally. In the history of the thought on the […]

The face of the city | Íñigo García Odiaga
27-06-2016 No Comments

The face of the city | Íñigo García Odiaga

Already for years the city has gained his pulse to the field. The city is synonymous of urban life, of economic activity and of cultural and commercial offer, but not always it it is of well-being or quality of life. The big cities of the Asian southeast are the cities of the planet with major pace of growth, but also […]

More housing for less
09-02-2016 No Comments

More housing for less

More housing for less. There exists an architecture that shows his aptitude to answer to social and cultural demands. Foreign to the bad reputation of the construction and to the exagerate budgets of certain ” major architects “, he adapts to the current context offering simple solutions to the most complex cases. And it is that a few certain conditions […]

Rock, scissors, paper | handarchitecture
20-11-2015 38 Comments

Rock, scissors, paper | handarchitecture

In an occasion accepted the invitation to give a monographic talk in the far Budapest on the “stone in the current Spanish architecture”. It was, at least for me, an odd committed, but took it like an exercise of analysis. I chose some exemplary buildings, realised all having like protagonist the use of the stone, and began to look for […]

Leme
09-06-2015 2 Comments

Leme

LEME is an application gratuíta of the Consello da Cultura Galega, destined to facilitate to the citizens the access and location of equipments and cultural resources in the whole Galicia. But the CCG opened an API in Leme that allows that you present or the entities also could announce his resources and equipments inside the application and be of benefit to […]

1st  Arquia/Real Academia de San Fernando's Fine arts Investigation Scholarships
04-05-2015 No Comments

1st Arquia/Real Academia de San Fernando’s Fine arts Investigation Scholarships

The Arquia Foundation in collaboration with the Royal Academy of San Fernando’s Fine arts, in order to stimulate the investigation in the area of the Architecture, they call a scholarship for the development of a project of investigation to realizing in an academic center of recognized prestige in New York. The aim is tries to stimulate the project accomplishment of […]

Galician heritage for Google Earth
28-04-2015 No Comments

Galician heritage for Google Earth

Let’s sense beforehand patrimoniogalego.net for Google Earth! It is a question of an added and complementary tool to continue patrimoniogalego.net and it one of the programs uses in combination com SIG (systems of geographical information) more powerful and popular of Internet. Only you have to lower this ficheiro KMZ, abrilo from Google Earth and enjoy! Every night our servant realizes an […]

Dead space | Íñigo García Odiaga
09-02-2015 No Comments

Dead space | Íñigo García Odiaga

The summer, the vacations and the leisure invite to going out to the street, to conquering the public space and to socializing. Often the current urbanism, centred on what we might be call the development of the downtown, leaves other spaces to propose scenes to these summer activities. In the edges of the city the left spaces, the dead spaces […]

Mahou Factory
11-12-2014 No Comments

Mahou Factory

// After 125 of years of history the file of the company Mahou has gathered hundreds of objects, photographies and evidences of all kinds that show the narrow relation of it has supported the company with the city of Madrid. Mahou’s origins go back 1890, when it opened in the number 29 of the street of Madrid Amaniel, though later […]

Architecture and truth. A course of critique
02-12-2014 No Comments

Architecture and truth. A course of critique

Opposite to the forms of horror (malignant or “kitsch”), opposite to the horror of the false, easy and retro-sentimental forms (you form half liberal, half fascists), eleven lessons offer here for an alone poetical equation, that is to say, unartistic: Architecture = Civilization = Rationality = Modernity. Probably she could protect us from the obscene comical, decorated and plebeian facilismo […]

Museums | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
28-11-2014 No Comments

Museums | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

«In the cathedrals already nobody prays out of the pre-established hours. No believer gives up to the concentration even an instant during his tourist walk. It is possible that we have lost up to our aptitude to get excited – of crying, says James Elkins– also opposite to the artistic fact. And we have lost it because we lack the necessary […]

Tourist-cultural diffusion | ArchiBikes. Barcelona architecture on two wheels
20-11-2014 No Comments

Tourist-cultural diffusion | ArchiBikes. Barcelona architecture on two wheels

Hoy nos desplazamos hasta Barcelona para charlar con Viki Llinares, Jaume Asensi y Rafael Berengena, sobre su iniciativa turístico-cultural llamada ArchiBikes. Su objetivo es difundir el patrimonio urbanístico y arquitectónico de la ciudad de Barcelona a través de la selección de unos itinerarios alejados de los destinos turísticos habituales. Para desplazarse y realizar estos itinerarios atípicos, que mejor manera que […]

Cities Connection Project
05-11-2014 No Comments

Cities Connection Project

Cities Connection Project (CCP) is a connector between cities through its architecture, created by architects Nicola Regusci and Xavier Bustos, with the aim of generating synergies among professionals and cultural operators in each city. Cities Connection Project was born with the desire to establish a cultural connection between Barcelona and other European cities with an important architectural and cultural tradition. […]

Delirious of New York. A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan
16-10-2014 No Comments

Delirious of New York. A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan

Manhattan is the scene where there is represented the last act of the western civilization. With the population explosion and the invasion of the new technologies, Manhattan has turned, from the middle of the XIXth century, into the laboratory of a new culture, that of the congestion; a mythical island where real makes the unconscious group of a new metropolitan […]

Arts & Architecture 1945-49
08-09-2014 No Comments

Arts & Architecture 1945-49

Los mejores años de nuestra vida. O cómo Arts and Architecture sentó las bases de la construcción y la cultura de posguerra Desde fines de la Segunda Guerra Mundial hasta mediados de los sesenta, en la arquitectura americana sucedieron cosas muy excitantes, como el hecho de que los nuevos talentos emergentes se focalizaran en innovadores proyectos de materiales de bajo […]

Interview Jesús Granada
14-08-2014 No Comments

Interview Jesús Granada

More than 30.000 photographies illustrate the professional career of Jesus Granada, a photographer of architecture jienense, bought property in Seville, which has worked for more than 400 Spanish architects and it has published his works in magazines of prestige inside the sector as The Sketch, Casabella, Taschen or Icon, between approximately 300 publishing houses of 25 countries. Architect of formation, […]

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita
31-07-2014 No Comments

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita

“It is not Giotto’s influence in Mondrian, is Mondrian’s influence in Giottto”. Aldo van Eyck The public of Callobre and the Arquitectura y Territorio rural annual days of the Maria Martínez Otero foundation in A Estrada. The days of Arquitectura y Territorio rural that are celebrated already for fourth consecutive year from the summer of 2011, organized by the Maria Martínez […]

FicArq. International festival of Cinema and Architecture of Native of Avila 2014
10-07-2014 No Comments

FicArq. International festival of Cinema and Architecture of Native of Avila 2014

The International Festival of Cinema and Architecture of Native of Avila (FicArq) will celebrate his second edition between July 15 and 19. The emblematic Cultural International Center Óscar Niemeyer of the Asturian city to receive á most of the programming, which produces honoring to the social, vital or economic transformations stimulated from the architecture, the urbanism and, certainly, the cinema. […]

Pedro Torrijos · Architect, musician and writer
03-07-2014 No Comments

Pedro Torrijos · Architect, musician and writer

In this new delivery of #buoy today we they want to present Pedro Torrijos (Madrid, 1975) “ type with beard that throws itself to bomb in the swimming pools”. Pedro Torrijos at the age of 22 finished his studies in the conservatoire and parked the horn for other one of his big passions, the architecture. As every good future architect (architect for the […]