Tag: diseño de mobiliario

12 looks::Riverside
05-04-2016 One Comment

12 looks::Riverside

“The multidisciplinary 12 looks::Riverside project promotes the creative investigation To Corunna and the Ribeira Sacra they are the locations in those who develop the initiatives.” The Vilaseco Creative Laboratory Gallery and Hijos de Rivera Corporation present the program 12looks::Riverside, a cultural multidisciplinary project that develops in two very differentiated environments, the urban one, in A Coruña, and other one rural, in […]

Otto e mezzo | Elías Cueto
29-01-2016 2 Comments

Otto e mezzo | Elías Cueto

In the hedonistic and decadent context of a nineteenth-century resort stand out a series of original seats. Vacation chairs of white color from which the prominent figures, impeccably dresses, submit to the good life and are left to see proud with all his miseries and hysterias. Seemingly autobiographical, Fellini’s movie peels the problems of identity, insecurity and creative crisis across […]

Chair Farm (Cultivating chairs) | Xosé Suárez
21-12-2015 258 Comments

Chair Farm (Cultivating chairs) | Xosé Suárez

Is it possible to cultivate a chair instead of making it, dismantling the paradigm of the industrial production? To this question Werner Aisslinger is going to give response in the fair I design Ventura Lambratte of Milan, as part of a collective project named Instant Stories. The German designer, who already has been employed at other experimental projects as the […]

Deployé | Elías Cueto
23-11-2015 41 Comments

Deployé | Elías Cueto

The deployé is a transformed metal-worker, a product obtained from a simple flat sheet of steel to which a few longitudinal cuts are practised to stretch it later in the direction perpendicular to the above mentioned cuts. Of this form a new sheet is obtained, with form of enrrejado and up to five times more light. This technology uses for […]

Lusi Table | cenlitrosmetrocadrado
28-10-2015 No Comments

Lusi Table | cenlitrosmetrocadrado

Every time it turns out to be more frequent to find professionals who develop his activity of complete or partial form from his domicile, that besides an economic saving and of time it allows a major flexibility in the organization of the activities. This alteration in the habits of life needs also a response from other planes since they can […]

In one piece | Elías Cueto
26-10-2015 20 Comments

In one piece | Elías Cueto

The sophistication in the design and construction of the chairs has had much that to see with the assembly of different materials and forms. Nevertheless the technology does possible chairs of an alone piece in those who the material, his form, or simply the technology and the process of shaped, reach a singular expressiveness. In what to the designs of […]

Design Fest 2015
24-09-2015 No Comments

Design Fest 2015

From October 22 to October 24 the Perla Tapatía will be of holiday since there will be carried out the ninth edition of the International Festival of design best known as DESIGNFEST, undoubtedly some celebration to the talent, the creativity and the innovation. The ninth edition of the International Festival of Design DESIGNFEST 2015 catalogued as the biggest Event of […]

Cantilever Chair | Xosé Suárez
14-09-2015 26 Comments

Cantilever Chair | Xosé Suárez

According to the dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy, a chair is a “seat with support, in general with four legs, and in that alone a person fits”. This academic definition can turn out to be very debatable from the point of view of the personal experience, and generates an interesting controversy: is it a chair the tape that wraps […]

…chairs and smiles | Elías Cueto
03-08-2015 One Comment

…chairs and smiles | Elías Cueto

In “philosophy of the design” it was aiming At Vilém Flusser that the objects hinder, that “object” the own word he shares with the word “obstacle” his Latin root: ob-iectum. And the philosopher was indicating the way for those who were attentive: The convenience of which in a future the designers were insisting less and less on the quality of […]

Alvar Aalto 1898-1976. Organic architecture, art and design
02-07-2015 No Comments

Alvar Aalto 1898-1976. Organic architecture, art and design

Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) was the most important Finnish architect of his generation and a leading exponent of modernism viewed from a humanistic perspective. His buildings, such as the Paimio Tuberculosis Sanatorium, the Viipuri (Viborg) Library and the Villa Mairea, all situated in Finland, embody a masterful, organic interplay of volume, materials and light. Aalto’s laminated plywood chairs made him one […]

Fast Wood Festival 2015
26-06-2015 No Comments

Fast Wood Festival 2015

Workshop of construction with wood. . Valencia, 27 Jul-02 Aug 2015 Fast Wood Festival is a workshop of construction in wood, where to learn to be employed the wood at a summer environment. Across different activities, we will make our own furniture, will construct scenes where to show all our art and will take part in a joint project of major […]

Ilmari Tapiovaara (1914-1999). An introduction
16-06-2015 No Comments

Ilmari Tapiovaara (1914-1999). An introduction

This Artek’s documentary presents an interesting approach on work and the personality of the Finnish designer Ilmari Tapivaara, outstanding pupil of the teachers of the Modern Movement and creator of several of the icons of the design of the 20th century. “A chair is not just a seat – it is the key to the whole interior” from Artek oy […]

The manufacturer of urns | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
27-04-2015 No Comments

The manufacturer of urns | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

The objects claim, in occasions, the appearance of certain architectures. His antiquity, his rarety or his value is done by worthy inhabitants of exclusive spaces, it was already of our scope and our customs. The objects are liberated then of the frictions that the daily use imposes and occupy the place sensitive and protected from the gem: chattels transformed by […]

Vagalume | Isabel Domínguez Pérez
07-04-2015 No Comments

Vagalume | Isabel Domínguez Pérez

The multidisciplinary artist Guillermo Charlín along his biography, has happened for the painting, architecture, sculpture, the industrial design and the lighting. Charlín, began, his first gaits, 25 years ago, in a study of architecture in Vilagarcía de Arosa, work that it was combining with the painting. Later there moved to Santiago for cofundar Tokonoma, company of lighting and promotion of […]

Street furniture made with recycled plastic | Ecoproyecta
07-01-2015 No Comments

Street furniture made with recycled plastic | Ecoproyecta

Ecoproyecta has designed a few banks and tables type picnic that they are made by profiles of plastic recycled (Ecorenova company). This one is a resistant, stable material and that does not need any type of maintenance. It comes from the valuation of the packings that we we all separate in the yellow containers, and that after a process of selection […]

From giving form from the pain and the misery | Pedro Hernández
21-11-2014 No Comments

From giving form from the pain and the misery | Pedro Hernández

“Paimio is a praise of the civilization filtered through an ideal humanist; but, in spite of this characterization, it cannot conceal that the final destination of all this effort can come down to receiving and trying to encourage a disease. Formulated in other terms, it is in the same decrease from the ideal theoretical one of the first rationalism towards […]

María Lopez Mata - Juan Carlos Mancho Trigo · Design | MV
16-10-2014 One Comment

María Lopez Mata – Juan Carlos Mancho Trigo · Design | MV

After the summer rest, probably too long, we recapture the section, with new protagonists. If in the previous interview we approach the field of the photography, today we come closer other one of the prolific fields the design. Along the history of the contemporary architecture we can find magnificent examples of this association, and from that there have arisen pieces […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (XI) | Cristina García-Rosales
05-09-2014 One Comment

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (XI) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (X) | Cristina García-Rosales I have tried to discover a few arquitectas and designers not known for the great public, who maybe design with another look, placing the human being in the center of his projects, that is to say, to the user. The debate is opened. And to end I […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (X) | Cristina García-Rosales
29-08-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (X) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IX) | Cristina García-Rosales The second arquitecta was Rita Fernandez Queimadelos, also not known. It was employed at Madrid, Murcia and Barcelona, even it does little it was living also and was an accustomed internaut at his 92 years. María Juana Ontañón was the fourth woman in obtaining the title of […]

Antoni Arola. Talking with the light
07-08-2014 No Comments

Antoni Arola. Talking with the light

Antoni Arola sat in his desk, surrounded with his objets trouvés, his books, his light, Antoni Arola discovers in this interview his how it approaches the process of creation of a lamp, the way that continues to go on from the original idea to an object of lighting with own entity. It speaks about his form of looking, of his […]

Josef Albers: Minimal Means, Maximum Effect
02-07-2014 No Comments

Josef Albers: Minimal Means, Maximum Effect

Josef Albers: Minimal Means, Maximum Effect is the first retrospective in Spain devoted to Josef Albers (1888–1976). Comprising more than one hundred works of art in addition to furniture, objects, photographs, and a range of documentary material, the exhibition has been devised and developed over the last years in close collaboration with The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation (Bethany, Connecticut). […]

Muros Chair | domohomo arquitectos
11-06-2014 One Comment

Muros Chair | domohomo arquitectos

The Muros chair is an object that there is born fruit of a project of rehabilitation that we are taking to end in domohomo architects, in the villa that gives name to this furniture and where the majority of the elements are realized by wood of chestnut-tree, structure, panelings, carpentries, coatings, etc. Of this so narrow nearness with this material […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IX) | Cristina García-Rosales
09-06-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IX) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VIII) | Cristina García-Rosales In Spain she was Matilde Ucelay our first arquitecta and since it finishes his studies in 1936, up to the current moment, 72 years have happened and several generations of women. If there is an arquitecta that should be known in Spain she is, she, Matilde Ucelay […]

History in the making
28-05-2014 No Comments

History in the making

Arne Jacobsen, one of the world’s most famous architects within furniture design, shows us history in the making. The cooperation between Arne Jacobsen (1902 – 1971) and Fritz Hansen dates back to 1934. But in was in 1952 the break-through came with the Ant™. It was succeeded by the Series 7™ in 1955. This propelled his and Fritz Hansen’s names […]

After Saarinen's fingerprints | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
19-05-2014 No Comments

After Saarinen’s fingerprints | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

Eero Saarinen dedicated a very small part of his career to the topic of the housing, in fact, only he constructed two. In words of one of the most important experts of his work, Antonio Roman Asensio: “the design of the one-family house simply was not fitting with the exercise of the profession as it Saarinen understood”1. In spite of […]

about tables & other things
13-05-2014 No Comments

about tables & other things

The young person designer vigués, bought property in London, with a work that is extensively published and exposed in the whole world, will inaugurate with a conference, his exhibition of furniture and objects about tables & other things. As honoring to his land of origin, and with the complicity of the Company SIRVENT, there has wanted to confront the project of […]

So they say · Jorge Rodríguez Álvarez
09-05-2014 No Comments

So they say · Jorge Rodríguez Álvarez

Next Thursday, the 15th of may a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be a Jorge Rodríguez Álvarez. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VIII) | Cristina García-Rosales
02-05-2014 One Comment

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VIII) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VII) | Cristina García-Rosales Now Lina Bo Bardi wanted to have a brief recollection for the italo-Brazilian arquitecta. Well it can be said that, together with Eileen Gray, it shaped the feminine side of the modernity. Lina was born in Rome in 1914 and died in Sao Paulo in 1992. He […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VII) | Cristina García-Rosales
11-04-2014 3 Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VII) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VI) | Cristina García-Rosales Now, and by means of a few slight brushstrokes, I would like to mention another great pioneering European arquitecta: Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky, deceased on January 23, 2000 in a hospital of Vienna, when it was on the verge of expiring 103 years. This arquitecta specialized herself in the […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VI) | Cristina García-Rosales
11-04-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VI) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (V) | Cristina García-Rosales We spend now to a slightly later stage-1924-1949-and go away to Finland, the so called country of thousand lakes. Aino Marsio Aalto, was a Finnish arquitecta classified in 1924 in Helsinki, companion of the architect Alvar Aalto. Aino and Alvar Aalto. AAA. The signature of the three […]