Tag: Cultural equipment

Occupational Center in Ferrol | Hermo Iglesias Veiga Arquitectos
15-10-2014 One Comment

Occupational Center in Ferrol | Hermo Iglesias Veiga Arquitectos

The intervention in this building of the 70s destined to give training courses to unemployed that has workshops of weld, calderería, electronics, etc. It claims: to rehabilitate the general deficiencies and to improve the isolation of all the stays adapting them to the requirements of the current regulation besides the extension of classrooms in the only free zone of the […]

Rehabilitation Casa Grande lodging - museum in Lusío | Hermo Iglesias Veiga Arquitectos
24-09-2014 No Comments

Rehabilitation Casa Grande lodging – museum in Lusío | Hermo Iglesias Veiga Arquitectos

Lodging and museum are structured in a building catalogued Well of Cultural Interest. A reversible and functional rehabilitation, with grafts that put in value the original building. Girders recover, soils of wood and carpentries in good condition supporting his architectural original configuration. The axis preexisting north – south of the building distributes to both sides the uses of lodging and […]

Luís Seoane Foundation | CREUSeCARRASCO
10-09-2014 No Comments

Luís Seoane Foundation | CREUSeCARRASCO

Rehabilitation of a former military barrack, placed on the historical wall, for headquarters of the Luís Seoane Foundation. They take advantage of the traces of the existing building, with his court opened as central reference of the whole offer, creating suitable enclosures of exhibition and activity, establishing narrow links between all of them, his immediate environment and the public space […]

Sociocultural Center in Teo | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos-Jacobo Fernández-Blanca Carballal
30-07-2014 No Comments

Sociocultural Center in Teo | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos-Jacobo Fernández-Blanca Carballal

(3)Classroom(s)+platform The wood is undoubtedly the protagonist in this center projected to offer a public flexible service in the locality coruñesa of Teo. The offer of the architects seeks to optimize the costs of construction and to control the generated ones for the maintenance. It is for it that is chosen for a constructive system in autochthonous wood (principally pine […]

Building rehabilitation for hotel in the Rúa Altamira | CREUSeCARRASCO
23-07-2014 No Comments

Building rehabilitation for hotel in the Rúa Altamira | CREUSeCARRASCO

Rehabilitation of a former building in the historical hull of Santiago de Compostela with three fronts that finish off an elongated and narrow apple. The offer supports the elements that define his typology and his action centres on a distribution without scarcely crossed, that organizes in range the plants of rooms, different all of them though with the same qualities […]

Of clouds and black boxes | Marcelo Gardinetti
30-06-2014 No Comments

Of clouds and black boxes | Marcelo Gardinetti

Even considering the scanty commitment of the new ismos with regard to the ideology of normalization and production in series promoted by the teachers of the Modern Movement, the fact that more difference generates with that period is the indetermination of the form that there assume the buildings designed by the most popularized actors of the current production. The concept […]

Enclosing wall Rocha Forte | RVR Architects
21-05-2014 No Comments

Enclosing wall Rocha Forte | RVR Architects

The object of the present project is the protection of the archaeological remains of the former strength of To Rocha Forte and the establishment of the bases for the conditioning of his environment for the creation of the future Rocha Forte Archaeological Park. The castle of was constructed Rocha concerning the year 1240, during the episcopate of the archbishop Juan […]

San Pablo Civic Center | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos-Jacobo Fernández
02-04-2014 No Comments

San Pablo Civic Center | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos-Jacobo Fernández

Court (s)+Civic Center The area places in the rúa Carballo, Polygon of San Paul, Ferrol. It is a question of an action of union housings realized in the middle of last century, of unitary character. Inside an orthogonal squared pattern, which organizes the tracing of road, one arranges an architecture of simple blocks. There exists a principal axis, which connects […]

Park and Interpretation of the Cave Art Center | RVR Arquitectos
26-03-2014 No Comments

Park and Interpretation of the Cave Art Center | RVR Arquitectos

This building places inside the archaeological park of the cave art, receives explanatory spaces opened the public and others of investigation of specialized use. It is placed to the south of the archaeological area, and forms with her an unitary project of intervention in the landscape directed to the recovery of the whole area and to the comprehension of the […]

Point of information of the Baroña´s Neolithic fortified settlement | RVR Architects
19-02-2014 No Comments

Point of information of the Baroña´s Neolithic fortified settlement | RVR Architects

The Castro of Baroña is placed in the Concello de Porto do Son(A Coruña), in areas belonging to San’s Pedro parish of Baroña. It is a question of an accession of the Age of the Iron that it answers to the type of “coastal neolithic fortified settlement”, since he is placed in a small rocky peninsula inserted in a landscape […]

CEIP Amadeo Rodríguez Barroso | Hermo Iglesias Veiga Arquitectos
28-01-2014 No Comments

CEIP Amadeo Rodríguez Barroso | Hermo Iglesias Veiga Arquitectos

It splits of the determining one of realizing a new building while the center is in functioning, there deals the zone perpendicular to the zone of access, leaving for the second phase the construction of the covered pavilion that was occupying the space of the current center. Compact volume of white concrete perforated by courts that give light to classrooms […]

Nomad Museum, by Shigeru Ban | Halldóra Arnardóttir – Javier Sánchez Merina
17-01-2014 No Comments

Nomad Museum, by Shigeru Ban | Halldóra Arnardóttir – Javier Sánchez Merina

“On having explored the language and the poetical sensibility shared by all these animals, work towards the rediscovery of the common area that once existed when the people were living in harmony with the animals. I hope that the final effect is an experience of amazement and contemplation, of serenity and hope.” Gregory Colbert, photographer. It was at the end […]

Contemporary tradition | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-01-2014 3 Comments

Contemporary tradition | Íñigo García Odiaga

Two things stand out deeply when Kengo Kuma approaches the work of the Japanese arquitectos. On the one hand the great quantity of projects that he has constructed in the last 10 years, all of them of the highest level, on the other hand such a radical use of the materials, or if it is preferred of the matter, as […]

CaixaForum | Ana Amado
25-11-2013 No Comments

CaixaForum | Ana Amado

When I realized this photographic article on the building CaixaForum in Madrid, of the architects Herzog & De Meuron, he was studying a Máster in photography in the capital and this exercise was forming a part of one of Máster’s workshops. The total freedom of working without order, together with the luck of which the model was such a singular […]

Manuel Gómez Román 2013 Award
22-10-2013 No Comments

Manuel Gómez Román 2013 Award

The project of rehabilitation of the Center of Resources for Persons with Silleda’s Disability, at the expense of the study Arrokabe Arquitectos, and the project of reimbursement of the cultural heritage of To Chaínza (Noia), of the study Salgado and Liñares, was chosen by the juror of the Friends’ Association do Castelo de Maceda ‘Setestrelo’ as winners of the fourth […]

Bursting onto the history | Marcelo Gardinetti
11-10-2013 2 Comments

Bursting onto the history | Marcelo Gardinetti

To put in value a building that forms a part of the historical heritage of a city is a necessary and transcendent moment of reflection. The city like active organism demands a dynamic dialog and of permanent evolution. This event promotes the reformulation of the in force structures, with dogmatic or provocative mutations that on having re-formulated the intangible heritage, […]

Rehabilitation of the salmon estate of Ximonde  | Fermín G. Blanco
20-08-2013 No Comments

Rehabilitation of the salmon estate of Ximonde | Fermín G. Blanco

Ximonde’s estate is a space of great environmental value placed in the bank of the Rio Ulla, natural border between the provinces of Coruña and Pontevedra. The estate is intimately linked to the country house and place of the same name. His history starts in the 16th century of the hand of the family Cisneros, descendants of the king Alfonso […]

Another reality | trespes.arquitectos
26-06-2013 No Comments

Another reality | trespes.arquitectos

“A small furniture of 2.10 of diameter contains a scene, a trunk, a Table and two stems that expand or control themselves depending on the needs of the script and shape the scenery of ANOTHER REALITY” We receive the order to realize the scenery of the spectacle “Another Reality”; a magic tour across the science, the history and the humor […]

Vedra Museum | Fermín G. Blanco
12-06-2013 No Comments

Vedra Museum | Fermín G. Blanco

It is projected in a very peculiar location, the backs of the parochial cemetery. The iglesiario shapes a unit porch, temple and cemetery placed in a promontory out of the core. The museum rests on a former building (to house it gives factory) to accede, and there is projected a new elongated volume that will be the new front of […]

Catacresis of architecture | Marcelo Gardinetti
20-05-2013 No Comments

Catacresis of architecture | Marcelo Gardinetti

Frank Gehry’s work is deliberately singular. One declares in favour of the representation of a confused and disintegrated environment that it reflects his own vision of the city. His buildings countersign these characters by means of the assembly of dissimilar, fragmented, decorative elements, foreign to any established order. It uses of visual ambiguities, colors and textures to compose the objet […]

Fundación Rubido Romero | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
10-04-2013 No Comments

Fundación Rubido Romero | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

We propose to be rehabilitated by a small traditional construction of the rural Galician as headquarters of the foundation. We act delicately; we consolidate walls, re-put the cover of tile and locate an adapted bathroom. Saneamos and we paint white the interior, begin some paraments and re-put the carpentry of wood. We re-use the intermediate girders of wood as support […]

Ordos Museum [MAD Architects]
21-12-2012 No Comments

Ordos Museum [MAD Architects]

This movie tours a remote museum in Inner Mongolia, recently completed by Beijing architects MAD Architects. The polished metal-clad museum is located in Ordos, where 100 private villas by different architects were masterplanned by artist Ai Weiwei back in 2008.

Educations of the past | Íñigo García Odiaga
12-12-2012 No Comments

Educations of the past | Íñigo García Odiaga

Placed in the north side of Montauk’s road, the last building of the Swiss architects Herzog and of Meuron, it is a great horizontal structure located discreetly in the landscape. For the occasional visitor both new buildings might spend for sendos granaries or agricultural stores that were taking the whole life belonging to this place. Actually these new buildings receive […]

Lérez Cultural Center | Jorge Rodríguez+José María Soto
11-10-2012 No Comments

Lérez Cultural Center | Jorge Rodríguez+José María Soto

The Lérez Cultural Centre is an equipment comunitario edificado on the plot in which it situated  the ancient teleclub, of the cual conserves  his main façade. His ending supposes the culmination of a long process characterised by the strong implication vecinal, that sued the return of this inmueble, enajenado during the Franco regime, from does decades, for his utilisation like […]

Exhibitions Room in Bertamiráns | Salgado+Liñares
20-09-2012 No Comments

Exhibitions Room in Bertamiráns | Salgado+Liñares

The extension of Bertamiráns’s Culture House contemplates, as principal use, a room of exhibitions, besides other secondary or complementary uses: zone of administration, workshops of activities, stores. The area descends in uniform earring. This propitiates a double or section ” double space “, which allows the vertical displacement of the point of view of the observer. The principal use is […]

Rehabilitación de antigua nave textil para sala de conciertos | xxm_arquitectura
26-04-2012 250 Comments

Rehabilitación de antigua nave textil para sala de conciertos | xxm_arquitectura

The rehabilitation of the Nave B of Roca Umbert is one of the projects of the program ” Factory of the Arts ” that there contemplates the plan the director of rehabilitation of the cultural enclosure of Rock Umbert, former industrial set of textile factories in Granollers’s city. The building to rehabilitating is a ship of two plants, with a […]

Primary architecture | Íñigo García Odiaga
26-02-2012 One Comment

Primary architecture | Íñigo García Odiaga

The design of the buildings of service for the National Park of the country Dogon in Mali and the visitors’ center of Mopti’s Great Mosque, they are the last projects constructed by Diébédo Francis Kéré. The way crossed by Francis Kéré is really tortuous hitherto. Born in Gando, a village of Burkina Faso in 1965, was the first person of […]

Casa de la Magia | trespes.arquitectos
01-12-2011 642 Comments

Casa de la Magia | trespes.arquitectos

” An architecture of minimums for a building spectacle. A series of spaces concatenated in continuous transformation will shelter the study, exchange, learning and enjoyment of the ILUSIONISM. “ Before a rich and dynamic program like that we are presented by the Magicians’ Association Profesionais of Galicia we meet a lot of 50m ² in Ourense’s historical hull the only […]

Visits guided to the MAN
24-11-2011 555 Comments

Visits guided to the MAN

Four months after his temporary closing, the Archaeological National Museum (MAN) opens again his doors. From morning until December 30 it offers a program of holding a permit, before compound visits, of 90 minutes of duration. The visitors will be able to be witnesses of the transition of the final process of the civil works (arrangements in the building) and […]

Failure of the V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Prizes
15-11-2011 One Comment

Failure of the V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Prizes

The Andalusian architect Juan Domingo Santos was the winner of the Great Prize in the V edition of the Prizes Elevators Enor of Architecture. The juror thought that his Museum of the Water in Lanjarón for ” The sensibility with which constructions lacking in value recover with a collective recollection ballasted by his previous use and they obtain a few […]