Tag: diseño

Equipped housings? | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
23-12-2016 One Comment

Equipped housings? | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

Introduction. One of the most persistent obstacles in companies like ours is the subordination to the points of view of the central countries with regard to what it must be done. It is the old history of the peripheries that so well he analyzed in his moment, giving him a draft of a lot of interest Jose Ortega y Gasset […]

The solution for Jung's BIM
15-12-2016 No Comments

The solution for Jung’s BIM

Every time with more frequency BIM he accompanies to the projects of construction and infrastructures with public financing during the whole life cycle, from the beginning of the planning up to the dismantlement of the building. To help architects and planners already in the phase of planning, Jung offers now in his web Portal all his products as objects BIM […]

Balmori Rooftop Bar | Taller David Dana Arquitectura
07-12-2016 No Comments

Balmori Rooftop Bar | Taller David Dana Arquitectura

The creative process for this project, experiment multiple facets in different levels. The evolution of schematic design to executive project was constructed on the basis of a deductive process of collaboration and capture of decisions. Balmori Rooftop Bar is a project that North is born of the need of public space in the Rome. The site shows the only potentials; […]

FontStruct
29-11-2016 No Comments

FontStruct

FontStruct is a free, font-building tool sponsored by FontShop. With FontStruct you can easily create fonts using geometrical shapes. You create “FontStructions” using the “FontStructor” font editor. Once you’re done building, FontStruct generates TrueType fonts, ready to download and use in any application. You can keep your creations private, but we encourage users to share their FontStructions. Explore the Gallery […]

LS ZERO by Jung, flush electrical mechanisms
27-09-2016 No Comments

LS ZERO by Jung, flush electrical mechanisms

The European leader in systems of building automation and electrical mechanisms of design and high quality, Jung, presents the new LS ZERO, a series of mechanisms compatible with those of the classic LS 990 to install completely to evenness of the wall. Both in walls of traditional masonry and in plaster panels, walls of wood or in furniture, the mechanisms […]

What is the BIM?
30-06-2016 2 Comments

What is the BIM?

The BIM or Building Information Modeling is a model of management of architectural projects with an intelligent database that it´s updated by the users participants during the whole life cycle of the project.. Of this form it is favored to the collaborative and multidisciplinary work in which all the information of the project meets. Hereby the work is coordinated and […]

Isaac Díaz Pardo | Elías Cueto
24-06-2016 61 Comments

Isaac Díaz Pardo | Elías Cueto

Pasan ya más unos años desde que gracias a Alfonso Mato y guiados por Isaac Díaz Pardo varios amigos tuvimos la oportunidad de visitar el Instituto Gallego de Información. Hoy y después de dudar mucho, me permito compartir alguna de las imágenes tomadas en aquella visita llamando la atención sobre las sillas diseñadas y fabricadas por el creador del Laboratorio […]

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 […]

Transformar, intervenir, modificar, adaptar… ¿copiar? | Elías Cueto
13-05-2016 195 Comments

Transformar, intervenir, modificar, adaptar… ¿copiar? | Elías Cueto

En una fugaz conversación con Magdalena surgió este tema de la originalidad de los diseños, de cómo y hasta dónde copiar, de lo significativo de un diseño por sus antecedentes y sus referencias… Un ejemplo: 1-380 de Horgenglarus. El fabricante suizo ha desarrollado una gran cantidad de sillas caracterizadas por su diseño contenido y poco provocador. El modelo Classic 1-380 […]

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 […]

Saul Bass: Famous title sequences from Preminger to Scorsese
15-12-2015 No Comments

Saul Bass: Famous title sequences from Preminger to Scorsese

Some of the most remarkable opening titles designed by Saul Bass, sometimes in collaboration with his wife Elaine Bass. From “The Man with the Golden Arm” (1955) to “Casino” (1995), this video represents a substantial part of his creative legacy in chronological order. Saul Bass was an American graphic designer and Academy Award winning filmmaker, best known for his design […]

The Yugoslavian milestone | Silvia Blanco Agüeira
04-12-2015 No Comments

The Yugoslavian milestone | Silvia Blanco Agüeira

The Yugoslavian pavilion of the Universal Exhibition of Brussels of 1958 is one of these works in which the arrow wound turns out to be instantaneous. His elegant design and his elegant interior scenery had as undisguised aim amaze, subdue the spectator. Only this way the rocambolesco understands development of the offer from his origins up to his final concretion. […]

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 […]

The future belongs to Africa
13-11-2015 No Comments

The future belongs to Africa

// Making Africa  presents a great quantity of works, part d that depart from a retrospective look to the beginnings of the postcolonial age, which they pass along a wide variety of means. These works break with the conventional definitions of design, art, photography, architecture and cinema. “Making Africa: A continent of contemporary design throws a new light on Africa […]

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 […]

The continuous movement | Sergio de Miguel
16-10-2015 41 Comments

The continuous movement | Sergio de Miguel

The research of the myth of the continuous movement, represented with insistence through the secular design of the machine of the “perpetual mobile”, the machine that could realise work of uninterruptible form (perpetuum mobile) without need of energetic contribution of the outside, results so happy like conmovedora. Numerous artifacts have been proposed along the history. All they really inventive. Free […]

Cycle wheel | Silvia Blanco Agüeira
09-10-2015 No Comments

Cycle wheel | Silvia Blanco Agüeira

The Universal Exhibition of Brussels was marked by the tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union, which respective pavilions occupied the most important cabins of this political chessboard into which there turned the great Belgian park chosen for the celebration. Both plots were provocativamente conflicting, with both countries distrusting mutually and embarked in a promotional contest. In fact, […]

Tapio Wirkkala: Monument Saivaara, 1978. Finnish Lapland
06-10-2015 No Comments

Tapio Wirkkala: Monument Saivaara, 1978. Finnish Lapland

The Latin-American Institute of Finland presents today on Tuesday, the 6th of October in Madrid the exhibition Tapio Wirkkala: Monumento Saivaara, 1978. Finnish Lapland. There treats itself about the sample of an artistic project concerning this one little known but very significant work Land Art that never managed to be constructed. The Monument Saivaara is a Tapio Wirkkala´s work (1915-85), […]

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 […]

The Architecture School Survival Guide
22-09-2015 No Comments

The Architecture School Survival Guide

The students of architecture commit the same mistakes year after year and forget the same essential elements at the moment of being employed at the study. In this practical guide basic advices and suggestions are provided to help the students to extract the maximum profit of his work, all this accompanied of ingenious and beautiful illustrations realized by the own […]

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 […]

B de Bauhaus. Un diccionario del mundo moderno
25-06-2015 No Comments

B de Bauhaus. Un diccionario del mundo moderno

A magisterial class on design, architecture, form, objects and consumption in the century XXI.Con her To of Authentic. This way it begins this book, which is something more than a dictionary: an essential guide to understand the modern world. For what Warhol it is authentic false, how they believe the national identities, and what is this strange habit of collecting. […]

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 […]

IE Archicture+ Prize 2013-2015
02-06-2015 No Comments

IE Archicture+ Prize 2013-2015

IE School of Architecture and Design announces its second IE ARCHITECTURE+ PRIZE for young architects, seeking to attract top architecture talents from around the world and invite them to take part in the IE Master in Design for Work, Retail and Learning Environments or the IE Master in Architectural Management and Design starting next February 2016. All young architects graduated […]

AC searches: architects and creators
12-05-2015 One Comment

AC searches: architects and creators

From WHEN THE ARCHITECTURE FINDS THE CITY It is Fondart’s winning project 2015 in the modality Formative Activities, comisariado for M. Pilar Pinchart Saavedra (Doctor Architect ETSA. Madrid. Architect PUC), that With the Architecture like excuse and conductive thread, he invites artists, social actors, writers, intellectual, actors, scientists etc., both of Santiago and of regions to conversing on the crossings […]

Forums Esarq 2015. A matter of things. Maio
23-02-2015 No Comments

Forums Esarq 2015. A matter of things. Maio

Conference of the Catalan office Maio in the ESARQ-UIC, Inside The cycle “Forums Esarq 2015: A matter of things”, with the conference “Not here, not now” Maio will approach his peculiar way of confronting the projects 4 recent projects in the Aula Magna ESARQ_UIC. 19h. Monday, On February 23, 2015. “Not here, not now”, according to Maio the architecture goes […]

Forums Esarq 2015. A matter of things. Raphael Zuber
16-02-2015 No Comments

Forums Esarq 2015. A matter of things. Raphael Zuber

Conference of the Swiss architect Raphael Zuber in the ESARQ-UIC, inside the cycle ” Forums Esarq 2015: Question of things “, Raphael Zuber will explain 4 recent projects, under the title 111. Assembly hall ESARQ_UIC. 19h. 9-2-2015. In the conference “111” Raphael Zuber will do a tour for his recent works that exemplify his way of approaching the architecture from […]