Tag: diseñador

Unstable equilibrium | Íñigo García Odiaga
26-04-2019 No Comments

Unstable equilibrium | Íñigo García Odiaga

It is said that the classical Greek sculpture reached its maximum splendor when it began to use the contrapposto. This Italian term could be defined as the relation that the different parts of the body establish when initiating the movement. The weight of the body rests mainly on one leg, so that the corresponding hip rises with respect to the […]

Designers, artists and craftsmen. Or what do we mean by innovation | Elías Cueto
08-03-2019 No Comments

Designers, artists and craftsmen. Or what do we mean by innovation | Elías Cueto

Innovation is a term whose meaning is broad. Referring to wood helps to specify the scope of work, but it does not record it sufficiently. There is innovation in wood linked to consolidated fields of knowledge. From forest engineering, or the mechanics of materials to industrial transformation or the chemical digestion of wood, all these fields have given rise to […]

Verner Panton. From Ida Engholm and Anders Michelson
08-01-2019 No Comments

Verner Panton. From Ida Engholm and Anders Michelson

Verner Panton documents the amazing versatility of one of the most influential and recognizable designers of the postwar period. With his inspiring and extravagant personality, he was at the same time a catalyst and protagonist of the design revolution in the sixties Panton distanced itself from the Scandinavian tradition of handmade teak furniture and advocated the use of innovative materials […]

Calligraphr
04-12-2018 No Comments

Calligraphr

Transform your calligraphy into a font! Calligraphr, pallows you to create your own font, it was never so easy, with its own font, you can create real personalized designs and art with calligraphy. In fact, if you do not even want to register before you know if it really works as you expect, you can use the trial version and […]

Fontown
16-10-2018 No Comments

Fontown

Find the type you are looking for. Fontown is a catalog of ready-to-use fonts using a desktop application that allows you to organize and share your fonts. Available for design teams and students. Tool made by designers, for designers. It contains useful features to help you work with ease from the start. Catalogue. Enjoy thousands of fonts by subscribing to […]

Construction time | Íñigo García Odiaga
15-10-2018 No Comments

Construction time | Íñigo García Odiaga

In 1998 Peter Zumthor concluded the construction of Sogn Benedetg‘s small chapel. The Building was coming to replace the baroque church constructed in the Swiss people of Sumvitg that had been destroyed by an avalanche of snow. The original church knew of the risk to which it was exposed for what one of his buttresses had specialized himself in the […]

The inhabitable cities, a drift. Tandem Madrid-Paris 2017
30-08-2018 No Comments

The inhabitable cities, a drift. Tandem Madrid-Paris 2017

This short film is the result of a project by which two designers from Madrid and two from Paris have spent a few days living in one and another city, living the day to day of its inhabitants. His look and his experience is like that of any citizen, but they can not escape that it is also the designer’s […]

A 100 Chairs in 100 days | Xosé Suárez
20-07-2018 No Comments

A 100 Chairs in 100 days | Xosé Suárez

The project “A 100 Chairs in 100 days” by the Italian designer Martino Gamper focuses on the idea of manufacturing unique objects from other pre-existing and discarded objects. The project consists of the construction of 100 chairs in a period of time limited to 100 days with the remains of others collected for years on the streets of London. The […]

Chair: 500 Designs that Matter
24-04-2018 No Comments

Chair: 500 Designs that Matter

Along the history, the chair has offered to designers of the whole planet infinite opportunities to experiment with new materials and methods inside the parameters of an object created eminently to fulfill a practical intention. Chair: 500 Designs that Matter, the most detailed collection of the most innovative, elegant and influential chairs of the world. This original book, a complement […]

The first women art director | Jorge Gorostiza
08-12-2017 No Comments

The first women art director | Jorge Gorostiza

The investigator Mexican Elisa Lozano, whom already I mentioned immediately after the publication of his fundamental book on Manuel Fontanals, has said to me does so that there is finishing his work about Lucero Isaac,, the first cinematographic Mexican art director. The certain thing is that in the area of the scenery for the cinema the same thing has happened that […]

The Bauhaus (an honoring) | Sergio de Miguel
04-09-2017 No Comments

The Bauhaus (an honoring) | Sergio de Miguel

1. The world in the one that developed the history of the Bauhaus was very different from the current one, though his influence in the art, the design and the architecture is recognized still in a very clear way. El mundo en el que se desarrolló la historia de la Bauhaus era muy distinto al actual, aunque su influencia en […]

Design and visual communication. Contribution to a methodology proyectual
09-06-2016 No Comments

Design and visual communication. Contribution to a methodology proyectual

What is a good design? Slightly beautiful or slightly suitable? This book compiles 50 lessons that Bruno Munari gave in the decade of the sixties in the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts of Cambridge (Massachusetts). They were years of rapid transformations for the graphical design, which scarcely had started being professionalized and already having to approach fundamental questions as […]

Thinking the architecture
10-06-2014 No Comments

Thinking the architecture

“The reality of the architecture is the concrete thing, the turned into form, mass and space, his body. There is no idea out of the things” Peter Zumthor Thinking the architecture compiles Peter Zumthor’s diverse writings which value resides in the reflection that accompanies the intesidad of his work. Writings throughout ten years, the texts constitute a rare and valuable […]

The Architecture Gallery Opening Exhibition
31-03-2014 One Comment

The Architecture Gallery Opening Exhibition

There is inaugurated The Architecture Gallery, a concept of gallery dedicated to works of architects and artists working I half-close to the architecture. It has as singularity be a solidary gallery: there is assigned 20 % of the benefits of every work sold at projects of social architecture. His another singularity resides in being an itinerant gallery, which travels to […]

UnDo ReDo
19-06-2013 2 Comments

UnDo ReDo

UnDo ReDo is a place of meeting and reflection on the furniture, very specially the chairs, inside and about the architecture. Meeting, rehabilitation, interpretation and care of the furniture according to the philosophy of work of the missing person artist Louise Bourgeois I do, I undo, I redo. The furniture always have accompanied to the architecture, are the architecture inside the […]

Urbanized
07-11-2012 755 Comments

Urbanized

After having presented Helvetica (2007) and Objectified (2009), Gary Hustwit launches his third documentary focused to subjects of urban design and architecture. Urbanized (2011) confronts us with the cities. Through interviews with architects, urbanistas, designers and inhabitants of distinct urbes around the world, the documentary illustrates how has been the process of design of the cities and how his construction […]

The first star architect
30-10-2012 No Comments

The first star architect

Le Corbusier was a painter, architect, designer and theoretical Swiss of world renown. He is considered to be one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, though his polemic contacts with totalitarian rate misted his good name.