Tag: David Chipperfield

Chair Times. Una silla, una época: de 1800 hasta hoy
14-07-2020 No Comments

Chair Times. Una silla, una época: de 1800 hasta hoy

“Las sillas son importantes testigos de nuestro tiempo. Lo son independientemente de si tienen una novedad relacionada con el momento actual, es decir, si expresan una moda o representan la tendencia de una época. Son retratos de sus usuarios y reflejan el proceso de producción que les da vida. De ahí que las sillas nos permitan reconocer y comprender una […]

New tools proyectuales of reference: HiperMaterialidad | Miquel Lacasta
30-08-2019 No Comments

New tools proyectuales of reference: HiperMaterialidad | Miquel Lacasta

New tools proyectuales of reference: Productive Landscapes | axonometrica “There is no architecture without confidence in the matter.” Luis Moreno Mansilla1 Introduction If we understand the idea of matter in his philosophical form, namely, everything what exists out of the spirit and independently of the thought, or in other words, the not spiritual and not ideal part of the royal […]

New tools proyectuales of reference: Productive Landscapes | axonometrica
23-08-2019 No Comments

New tools proyectuales of reference: Productive Landscapes | axonometrica

New tools proyectuales of reference: Common Spaces | Miquel Lacasta Introduction Productive landscapes. The idea of landscape has opened a gap in the considerations and the traditional beginning of the body to discipline of the architecture and the urbanism. Actually the logics of the landscape, interpreted of opened form, allow to understand the relations between environments, that is to say […]

New tools proyectuales of reference: Common Spaces | Miquel Lacasta
16-08-2019 One Comment

New tools proyectuales of reference: Common Spaces | Miquel Lacasta

The time of the laments is in the habit of opening way to a serene and sometimes bold reflection. The vision and the reading of the field after the battle, removes reflections, and of form more convulsed that programmed, it activates new hopes. The current situation, not only in local terms, but worldwide, should promote a rigorous debate on the […]

Living in the Desert
18-12-2018 No Comments

Living in the Desert

Living in the desert analyzes the best examples of contemporary architecture located in the desert. Whether built to intelligently support harsh conditions or consciously designed to complement the sun-drenched environment, this compelling compendium invites the reader to admire captivating buildings set within the spectacular backdrop of arid desert landscapes. The selection, carried out by experts, includes 50 modern houses and offers […]

Atlas of Brutalist Architecture
13-11-2018 No Comments

Atlas of Brutalist Architecture

Atlas of Brutalist Architecture is an amazing compendium that documents brutalist architecture as never before. This extraordinary study is the most exhaustive and varied research on brutalism and shows this style with existing, demolished, classic and contemporary examples from around the world. This remarkable volume is a fascinating and monumental chronicle of more than 850 brutalist buildings organized geographically in […]

Living on Water. Contemporary Houses Framed By Water
14-08-2018 No Comments

Living on Water. Contemporary Houses Framed By Water

“For a building to maintain a dialogue with its surroundings, it is necessary that it be able to respond to the difficulties it poses.” Living on Water presents the best examples of contemporary architecture that maintains a special relationship with water. Whether incorporating water intelligently in the structure or with a meticulous design to frame the natural landscape, this beautiful […]

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 […]

Essentials. David Chipperfield Architects 1985-2015
01-10-2015 One Comment

Essentials. David Chipperfield Architects 1985-2015

“Essentials. David Chipperfield Architects 1985-2015”; a retrospective that assembles for the first time in Madrid more than thirty years of professional path of the recognized British architect David Chipperfield. The sample, which will be opened the public in the Museum ICO from September 30, 2015 until January 24, 2016, receives the most relevant projects realized by David Chipperfield in some […]

5th edition Is Arch Awards for architecture students
02-02-2015 No Comments

5th edition Is Arch Awards for architecture students

The Is Arch Award for students of architecture comes to his fifth edition. They are a few international prizes directed students of architecture. Is Arch is born of the worry of two students of architecture of the technical Top School of Architecture of Barcelona of the Technical University of Catalonia (ETSAB) and believe themselves with the purpose of forming a […]

Readings in the common thing | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu
22-09-2014 No Comments

Readings in the common thing | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu

Readings in the common thing The architecture arises from a form of shared knowledge that goes beyond the architectural object. Likewise the city, it can be understood as the area of relations between architectures, individuals and natures. The whole knowledge accumulated on these triangular relations, of the building to the individual, of the individual to the nature and of the […]

Lluís Horte, Honorary Fellowship RIBA Award
25-02-2014 No Comments

Lluís Horte, Honorary Fellowship RIBA Award

With this mention, The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) recognizes Mies van der Rohe Hortet’s professional path and the work realized at the head of the Foundation between 1989 and 2012. Lluís Hortet, exdirector of the Foundation Mies van der Rohe, will receive tomorrow the Honorary Fellowship RIBA (The Royal Institute of British Architects). It is a question of an […]

Alberto Campo Baeza, Medalla Tessenow 2013
12-02-2013 No Comments

Alberto Campo Baeza, Medalla Tessenow 2013

Alberto Campo Baeza recibio on January 30 in Hamburg the Golden medal Tessenow, an award created in 1963 in honor of the German architect Heinrich Tessenow (1876-1950), to recognize the architects’ work with a sober and essential work. Native of Valladolid, Field studied in the Technical Top School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM), where he is A Project professor. He […]

Eduardo Souto de Moura, Wolf Price 2013
22-01-2013 No Comments

Eduardo Souto de Moura, Wolf Price 2013

The Foundation Wolf, a non-profit-making institution with headquarters in Israel, grants from 1978 his prizes to scientists in five categories – agriculture, Chemistry, Mathematics, Medicine and Physics-, and one to artists, rotating between the disciplines of Architecture, Music, Painting and Sculpture. In this category of the Arts, the last edition has rewarded the Portuguese Eduardo Souto de Moura, from whom […]

Casa de juegos
08-03-2010 80 Comments

Casa de juegos

FUNDACIÓN BARRIÉ. CORUÑA. Until 30 of May 2010 House of games is the didactic proposal of David Chipperfield’s exhibition that takes place in the headquarters of the Fundación Barrié in Coruña. Is a proposal developed for children through different modules. Workshops didacticos for educational centers are organized low titles: In a good shape; superarchitect: is sought; under construction; CADarquitectura. Workshops […]