Tag: diseño

System design. School of Ulm
06-09-2012 No Comments

System design. School of Ulm

The Foundation Barrié presents in his headquarters of Vigo Design of Systems. School of Ulm, of the Ulmer Museum–HfG-Archiv, Ulm (Germany), an exhibition organised by the Disseny Hub Barcelona (DHUB), that shows a panoramic vision of the work of the School of Ulm in the configuration of the design and the training of the designers . Curated by Neus Moyano, […]

Objects
05-07-2012 One Comment

Objects

The arquitecta Carme Pinós has presented this morning the collection OBJECTS, eleven pieces of furniture that agree the beginning of the project, which seeks to put at the disposal of the public functional and beautiful pieces to attainable prices. The idea of the collection, as Pinós has counted, it was born to give response to daily problems that she itself […]

Barcelona Design Festival, FADfest and the "FADexpo. The best design of the year"
25-06-2012 No Comments

Barcelona Design Festival, FADfest and the “FADexpo. The best design of the year”

Next June 26 Design Festival will open his doors the Barcelona, organized together by the FAD (Promotion of the Arts and of the Design) and the BCD (Barcelona Center of Design), with the support of the Town hall of Barcelona, the second edition of a great event that will have as shot of exit the FADfest 2012, and Design Week […]

Interview desescribir
19-06-2012 One Comment

Interview desescribir

desescribir are a Galician study of graphical design and publishing house formed by Cibrán Rico Lopez and Suso Vázquez Gómez, both architects of formation. For it of now you can see a sample of our work in flickr, or to follow in twitter. Even the year 2010 we edit a blog of so called design 80magazine that we are rethinking. […]

Barcelona Design Festival´12
11-06-2012 3 Comments

Barcelona Design Festival´12

The Barcelona Design Festival organized by the BCD and the FAD, has for aim position Barcelona as the capital of the design in the international area. From June 26 to October 5, the second edition of the BDF wants to make the potential of the companies visible, the entrepreneurs and the professionals to help them to compete worldwide. With two […]

Wire Chair · Charles and Ray Eames (1951) | José Villacé
31-05-2012 2 Comments

Wire Chair · Charles and Ray Eames (1951) | José Villacé

[1] The chair of wire consists of 30,8 meters of wire, 308 welds, 286 holes and four legs: a technical promising description, which he speaks to us about lightness. The fact that the way of covering it with two leather triangles calls habitually bikini or one of his bases is known as Eiffel Tower has just placed us in the […]

About the chairs
30-05-2012 538 Comments

About the chairs

Analyzing the furniture to sit down, the silla and others, as a way of seeing and to approach the architectural fact. To see the chairs as one of the most basic acciónes of the citizen, her of taking seat, to do place and later architecture. The idea of the seat – furniture will be approached as architecture – machine and […]

PESCADERÍA UTOPIA. A methodology to rethink the urban landscape
30-05-2012 3 Comments

PESCADERÍA UTOPIA. A methodology to rethink the urban landscape

MID ESTUDIO (Pamplona) together with RS ARQUITECTOS (A Coruña) organize for the Museum of Contemporary Art Union Fenosa the workshop ” PESCADERÍA UTOPIA. Utopia, Reality and I play in the neighborhood of Fish market. A methodology to rethink the urban landscape ” from the 9th to July 11. The workshop is destined to students of architecture, landscape painting, art, design, professionals […]

Conference Nani Marquina. The crafts like innovative factor of the design
28-05-2012 539 Comments

Conference Nani Marquina. The crafts like innovative factor of the design

The company, founded in 1987 by the designer Nani Marquina, expires 25 years designing and editing contemporary carpets with handcrafted technologies. Nanimarquina is born in 1987 with a firm idea, her of reinventing the carpet. After twenty-five years of history and with multiple recognitions worldwide, his important contribution to the field of the design is already a reality. To celebrate […]

Open design/Shared Creativity
23-05-2012 One Comment

Open design/Shared Creativity

An international forum that seeks to explore and debate the emerging landscape of openness and exchange that is taking shape around practices such as open code, creative commons licensing, co-creation, de-localisation and collaboration. Digital technology and social networks have reached a point of maturity from which a new industrial culture is emerging, revolutionising the processes of creation, mediation, distribution and […]

Timber Design Workshop
14-05-2012 599 Comments

Timber Design Workshop

From August 6 to August 10 the architect Peter Bohlin will give the intensive workshop of design Timber Design Workshop in the School of Architecture of the University of Navarre. Peter Bohlin known by his versatile and contextual employment of the materials, has received more than 490 prizes of Architecture, between them the Golden medal of the American Institute of […]

Pecha Kucha Night Coruña [vol.6]
07-05-2012 3 Comments

Pecha Kucha Night Coruña [vol.6]

Next Friday, the 25th of May from 11 p.m. there will be celebrated in the Playa Club (Platforms of Riazor s/n) the sixth edition of Pecha Kucha Night Coruña. The doors will be opened at 22:30, and the entry will be free. The access will be free up to completing appraisal. Organize: lasonceymedia Contact: lasonceymedia@gmail.com

Pecha Kucha Night Ferrol. Vol VI
04-05-2012 82 Comments

Pecha Kucha Night Ferrol. Vol VI

Next Friday, the 11th of May from them 22:20h there will be celebrated in the theatre Jofre PechaKucha Night’s sixth edition Ferrol. PechaKucha Night is a format of multidisciplinary presentation arisen in Tokyo in the year 2003. One distinguishes for his format 20 x 20, in that every referee only has 20 images and 20 seconds to comment each of […]

Workshop ESNE, Architecture and design: spaces of diffusion and critique
20-04-2012 One Comment

Workshop ESNE, Architecture and design: spaces of diffusion and critique

Next April 23, ESNE inaugurates the I Semana of the Designer with the celebration of the I Feria of magazines, publishing houses and blogs of architecture and design WORKSHOP ESNE Architecture and design: spaces of diffusion and critique. The celebration of the I Semana of the Designer of ESNE takes the promotion and diffusion of activities as an aim concerning […]

Unplugged
13-04-2012 691 Comments

Unplugged

Call: Applications are open for the first edition of the summer design workshop “UNPLUGGED”, a project by Zeroundicipiù, Cultural Association for Contemporary Architecture based in Turin. Objective: to develop a design method based on the acknowledgment and the expression of the architectonical value of construction materials. Participants will be asked to face the “little urban shelter” theme, starting from the […]

Pimp my carroça
11-04-2012 2 Comments

Pimp my carroça

The recollectors of resíduos do a fundamental work for the recycling of resíduos. An activity of great environmental and social value realized with carts. Mundane, an artist of São Paulo is asking for collaboration for the collective financing of Pimp my carroça, a project of customización and improvement of carts of classifiers and it is doing it across Catarse, a […]

How to design a chair [Colección Design Museum]
10-02-2012 2 Comments

How to design a chair [Colección Design Museum]

” When we design a chair we are designing a company and a city in miniature “, there wrote the British architect Peter Smithson. The chair is one of the most anthropomorphous furniture that exist: it has legs, arms and back and, in occasions, elbows, knees, feet and headboard. To design a chair implies thinking about his use, about the […]

Charles&Ray Eames explains the revolution of the computer
03-02-2012 34 Comments

Charles&Ray Eames explains the revolution of the computer

Nos anos 50, IBM era sinónimo de ordenadores, pero tiña un serio problema. As computadoras desa época eran enormes, máquinas impulsadas por tubos sen carga que eran terroríficas para o cidadán. Para contrarrestar este pesadelo de relacións públicas, IBM fixouse nada menos que en Charles e Ray Eames. Charles e Ray Eames, os diseñadores da clásica cadeira Eames e principais […]

Mi objeto de diseño favorito: os zocos | Luis Gil Pita
19-01-2012 One Comment

Mi objeto de diseño favorito: os zocos | Luis Gil Pita

By María Moliner, Clogs: 1. Piece of footwear done of wood, which the peasants use in different countries; it is in the habit of having something of heel and a few pieces that them separate something from the soil and the top turned up; Cork-soled clog, clog, cantesa, grinds, clog, maize, corche, galosh, haloza, madreña, souk.2. Certain shoe with sole […]

Epigramas [by díez+díez]
13-12-2011 1,385 Comments

Epigramas [by díez+díez]

Espacio Sirvent presents the new objects of the designers Javier and José Luis Díez with one chats/colloquium in which Javier Díez will pose, under the title of Art? Or design?, the limits between which finds  his creative process. Epigrams, the new series of objects that díez+díez present in Space Sirvent, supposes a group of pieces, so much objetuales like graphic, […]

Type in Motion
02-12-2011 3 Comments

Type in Motion

The Foundation Barrié is presented, for the first time in Spain, By Type in Motion, an exhibition of the Museum für Gestaltung Zürich (Museum of the Design of Zurich) that will appear in his headquarters of Vigo from December 1 until April 1, 2012. The exhibition is comisariada for Andrés Janser, conservative of the Museum für Gestaltung Zürich and it […]

Procedures diagramáticos, inquest on the methodologies proyectuales contemporary
15-11-2011 763 Comments

Procedures diagramáticos, inquest on the methodologies proyectuales contemporary

The inquest which result appears in this site has tried to find and develar a theoretical common frame concerning the methodologies proyectuales based on the utilization of graphs as form of graficar procedures of design. It has looked for this theoretical frame across the analysis both of the works and of the theoretical contents that sustain the practices proyectuales above-mentioned. […]

Pecha Kucha Night Coruña [vol.5]
31-10-2011 532 Comments

Pecha Kucha Night Coruña [vol.5]

The fifth edition of Pecha Kucha Night Coruña will celebrate next Friday, the 4th of November from 11 p.m. in the Playa Club (Andenes de Riazor s/n) .Las doors will be opened at 22:30, and the entry will be free. The access will be free up to completing appraisal. Igalia [Software] Jorge Cao [Architecture] Sansoeurs [Jewel Design] Pablo Mella [Phootography] […]

Thinking with types
27-10-2011 664 Comments

Thinking with types

This one is not a book on sources. It is a book on how using them. This book tries to think with the typography. The typography is a tool with which we can provide to the language of a physical body, give a concrete form to the content and make the social flow of messages possible. This book tries to […]

Cugnot Award of Distinction
21-10-2011 2 Comments

Cugnot Award of Distinction

The Historians’ Company of the Automotion of The United States has granted one of his annual prizes to the book Voiture Minimum: Him Corbusier and the Automobile, written by the teacher of the School of Architecture of To Corunna Antonio Amado and published by the Institute of Technology of Massachusetts (MIT Press). In the work, Dear it investigates and documents […]

PechaKucha Night Ferrol Vol V
17-10-2011 33 Comments

PechaKucha Night Ferrol Vol V

Next Friday, the 28th of October from them 22:20h there will be celebrated in the theatre Jofre PechaKucha Night’s fifth edition Ferrol. PechaKucha Night is a format of multidisciplinary presentation arisen in Tokyo in the year 2003. One distinguishes for his format 20 x 20, in that every referee only has 20 images and 20 seconds to comment each of […]

Trashkitchens
05-10-2011 808 Comments

Trashkitchens

Trashkitchens is an event organized by Transfodesign and is an activity parallel to those of BCN Design Festival. The event itself will take place in the shared space The Collective Vessel (Carrer d’Espronceda 158, 08018 Barcelona), placed in the wide center of Barcelona. For two days (15 and On October 16), five equipments will create mobile kitchens (devices in which […]

Habitat to human scale
03-10-2011 No Comments

Habitat to human scale

The organization Architect without Borders has presented in his web page the seminar ” Habitat to human scale “, that will be given in the E.T.S.A.C. from October 14 to October 28, being the free inscription. The lecturers come from diverse fields as the design, the anthropology, the architecture, the cooperation and the environmental sciences + info

International prize of design INDEX
05-09-2011 702 Comments

International prize of design INDEX

The Chilean Elementary signature was rewarded this Thursday in one of five categories of the international prize of design INDEX by a project of social housings constructed in Monterrey’s Mexican locality. The Chilean architects Alejandro Aravena, Gonzalo Arteaga and Fernando García-Huidobro imposed themselves in the category “He” ‘marries’, endowed as others with a prize of 100.000 Euros (144.000 dollars), for […]

VACÍO CONSTRUÍDO
05-09-2011 957 Comments

VACÍO CONSTRUÍDO

After beginning his gait in the Corunna and ending up at Lugo, CONSTRUCTED EMPTINESS appears in Vigo, where it will be possible see in the House of the Book from the 2nd until September 30. The exhibition is a joint project carried out by Oscar Cabana, Paul Mella and Beatriz Perez, three architects who combine his daily works in the […]