Tag: diseño urbano

The bollards, my father and the Norwegians | José Ramón Hernández Correa
08-07-2019 One Comment

The bollards, my father and the Norwegians | José Ramón Hernández Correa

A few years ago my father was walking along his neighborhood. It had rained and the soil was wet. One slipped and fell with so bad luck that his chest found in the fall a metallic bollard that broke a rib and bruised him a lung. The rib knit soon and the pulmonary injury was not very serious, but now, […]

Shaping Cities in an Urban Age
29-01-2019 No Comments

Shaping Cities in an Urban Age

Where will I live in fifty years? What are the advantages and disadvantages of residing in a city? How will cities change and evolve in that time and how should planners prepare for that evolution? For all those who are interested in these issues, whether students, academics, professionals or readers in general, Phaidon’s new book, Shaping Cities in an Urban […]

The IVrd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA
03-01-2019 No Comments

The IVrd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA

The European Award for Architectural Heritage intervention AADIPA, a biennial contest organized with the support of COAC (Architects’ Association of Catalonia) and AADIPA (Association of Architects for the Defence and Intervention in Architectural Heritage), the purpose of which is to distinguish quality interventions in heritage and contribute to their dissemination, opens the registration period of its 4th edition. The Award […]

Born Market surrounding area in Barcelona | vora
01-02-2017 No Comments

Born Market surrounding area in Barcelona | vora

The proposal is part of the strategy to revitalize part of the old town, which has stagnated for many years for lack of use of the Born Market and lack of permeability of the Citadel. The urbanization of the streets surrounding the old Born Market has the goal to respond to needs and potentials, which an opening of a renovated […]

3º International Architecture Festival
30-08-2016 No Comments

3º International Architecture Festival

3º Festival internacional de arquitectura. ARQFESTIVAL 2016, EVENTO INTERNACIONAL DE ARQUITECTURA SE LLEVARÁ A CABO LOS DÍAS 13 Y 14 DE OCTUBRE EN EL TEATRO DIANA. Guadalajara, México, tierra del reconocido arquitecto Luis Barragán, ganador del Premio Pritzker, es sede de la tercera edición de ArqFestival 2016. El Festival incluye conferencias magistrales, presentaciones y proyectos innovadores de destacados despachos y […]

ArqFestival 2016
07-07-2016 No Comments

ArqFestival 2016

3 º international architecture Festival. ARQFESTIVAL 2016, INTERNATIONAL EVENT OF ARCHITECTURE WILL BE CARRIED OUT ON THE 13TH AND 14TH GIVE OCTOBER IN THE THEATRE REVEILLE. Guadalajara, México, land of the recognized architect Luis Barragán, winner of the Pritzker Architectura Prize, is a headquarters of ArqFestival’s third edition 2016. The Festival includes magisterial conferences, presentations and innovative projects of out-standing offices […]

Mechanical stairs | Sergio de Miguel
30-05-2016 1,279 Comments

Mechanical stairs | Sergio de Miguel

We imagine the remote moment in which our ancestors invented the mechanism of the stairs. The physical resource to be able to go up or go down walking a slope with ease. The happy occurrence to have successive horizontal planes displaced in vertical and diagonal with which go surpassing a change of level. Almost any change of level. The stairs […]

Cities for the people
25-09-2014 No Comments

Cities for the people

Cities for the people it offers a general look brings over of the different aspects that they must be considered at the moment of designing a public space of quality, with the emphasis put in the importance that has the fact of making re-live through the human dimension of the urban accessions. The book presents numerous examples of successful practices […]

Architecture without | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-03-2014 One Comment

Architecture without | Íñigo García Odiaga

The architects we feel attraction for the architecture without, or what is the same thing, for the architecture that has parted with one of his parts. As in another type of products this luck of project without, there turns into a procedure light, but that supports all the flavor. Many are the texts or the exhibitions that gather for example […]

Viana in analysis: 8 visions between the context and the Utopia
22-10-2013 No Comments

Viana in analysis: 8 visions between the context and the Utopia

The ETSAC presents the exhibition of the Minho University, VIANA IN ANALYSIS: 8 MINKS BETWEEN THE CONTEXT and the UTOPIA elaborated with pupils’ academic works of the Master Integrado of the School of Architecture. Curator: Paulo Lago de Carvalho,  teacher of the Universidade do Minho. Location: exhibitions room, floor 0, ETSAC Date: on October 18 18 deciembre 2013

Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Architecture after Images
24-07-2013 No Comments

Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Architecture after Images

Few architects have demonstrated a worry for the image in movement so explicit as the one that demonstrates the office of New York Diller Scofidio + Renfo. Architecture after Images is an essential guide for whom it has interest to approach his singular narrative universe. Request excuses my ignorance to itself, but it was not until a few months ago […]

Workshop: Madrid, inclusive city?
17-01-2013 No Comments

Workshop: Madrid, inclusive city?

Critical analysis of the city of Madrid like urban space adapted to the ” design for all “. This workshop has as aim state, from the experience obtained on the area and the critical analysis on the part of different professionals linked to the public space, if the city of Madrid can be valued as a city opened to called […]