Tag: diseño

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 […]

Ulm Models | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
30-08-2011 30 Comments

Ulm Models | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Today I have visited the exhibition Models of Ulm 1953-1968. The design of the new Germany in the room of exhibitions of the historical set of Sargadelos (Cervo, Lugo). The sample appeared as commemoration of fifty years of the foundation of the School of Design of Ulm (Hochschule für Gestaltung / Hfg Ulm), an institution dedicated to the education, the […]

The letter drawn in Enric Miralles's prose
30-05-2011 148 Comments

The letter drawn in Enric Miralles’s prose

Already some months ago I received an e-mail with a survey directed 1700 architects with a series of questions about the typography and his value as tool of expression in the planes of architecture. The motive was the draft of a tesina for a Màster in Typography of the school EINA based on the peculiar way of labelling the planes […]

26-05-2011 24 Comments

Living Labs Global Awards

Living Labs Global is a non-profit association with headquarters in Copenhagen (Denmark) with the aim to promote the innovation in the services and the mobility in the cities. In the frame of the ceremony of the Living Labs Global Awards 2011, the Kista Science City of Stockholm received on May 12, the Summit on Services of Innovation in cities. The […]

Interviews Deyan Sudjic
20-04-2011 43 Comments

Interviews Deyan Sudjic

Studio Banana TV interviews Deyan Sudjic, acclaimed architecture critic and director of the Design Museum London. In this interview he talks about a broad variety of topics of his interest, from the multiple scales of design, through the challenges faced by the next generation of architects, all the way to speculating about the future of printed media. Deyan Sudjic is […]

XXXIV Fair Antigüidades of To Estrada [Galicia]
19-03-2011 62 Comments

XXXIV Fair Antigüidades of To Estrada [Galicia]

EXHIBITION OF THE CHAIRS WINDSOR And THONET OF THE COLLECTION OF FURNITURE OF CRISTINA GRANDSON And LUIS GIL PITA. ARCHITECTS The pieces of furniture always have accompanied to the architecture, are the architecture inside the architecture, and very especially the table and the chair. A lower architecture to the way of the desk of Saint Jerónimo that seintroduce inside another […]

Chaos and Classicism
22-02-2011 1,110 Comments

Chaos and Classicism

The own title, Chaos and Classicism, offers the first tracks of the argument expositivo, that the American commissioner Kenneth And.Silver Has had clarity splitting of the need that in that moment have the creators of «a turn to the order» through the painting, the sculpture, the photography, the cinema or even the design and the fashion. Around 160 creations, pertinent […]

DADA.Diplomado In art, design and architecture
18-02-2011 47 Comments

DADA.Diplomado In art, design and architecture

El DADA is a diplomado that arises like a project of the lab-ller_GOES from the Department of Theory and Practical of the Architecture and the Design (DTPAD), and the Coordination of Extension of Architecture and Design (CEAD) of the Faculty of Architecture and Design (FAD) of The University of the Zulia (LUZ). DADA configures  through seven (7) modules: The first, […]