Tag: Cultural equipment

The art in the front | Íñigo García Odiaga
01-09-2011 2,547 Comments

The art in the front | Íñigo García Odiaga

If the company in general is a victim of a culture of the image, the architecture is not foreign to this phenomenon. Much might be spoken about the photography of the architecture as paradigm of this trend, but without leaving of the own elements of the built-up world, it is the front the one that assumes this visual paper. Inside […]

Espacio sociocultural autoconstruido | Luz Paz Agras
25-08-2011 49 Comments

Espacio sociocultural autoconstruido | Luz Paz Agras

This project was constructed as annexe to the building of Roupar’s La Havana School that, at present, is used as sociocultural place of the residents association. The building possesses a strong patrimonial protection and the new action seeks not to compete with his presence rejecting the mímesis as criterion of intervention. The process of autoconstruction turned the execution into the […]

Francisco Mangado, Chicago Athenaeum 2011
24-08-2011 1,367 Comments

Francisco Mangado, Chicago Athenaeum 2011

The Center of Exhibitions and Congresses of Avila, a building that he composes in a dialogue with the landscape and the city of Avila and that respects the visual and historical relevancy of his Wall, has just achieved the Chicago Athenaeum 2011, one of the more important prizes of architecture of the world. In Spain, this building native of Avila […]

Centre of interpretation of Rock Art [rvr arquitectos] | edicions-espontaneas
27-07-2011 1,467 Comments

Centre of interpretation of Rock Art [rvr arquitectos] | edicions-espontaneas

Last week was inaugurated the Centre of Interpretation of the Rock Art of Campo Lameiro in Pontevedra. We publish the visit that we realised in May with our students, like part of the technological development of the 4th year project work, in which we were accompanied by two of the project designers, Marcial Rodriguez and Jose Valladares, members of RVR […]

Architectures of the point of view | Íñigo García Odiaga
05-07-2011 61 Comments

Architectures of the point of view | Íñigo García Odiaga

When one speaks about the relation between the architecture and the landscape, one is in the habit of valuing the relation of the volume with the environment, the relation of his materiality with the nature of the context, bottom and form, or even the relations on a large scale that are generated. For few occasions the new points of view […]

Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings
06-06-2011 64 Comments

Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings

In recent times, numerous museum buildings, renovations or expansions have been carried out all over the world. Many institutions’ attempts to integrate contemporary architecture into their existing or newly created museum programme again raise the question about the look and the function of a museum, and simultaneously broach the issue of the relationship between architecture (space) and art (exhibit). The […]

Centro de Creación de Circo de Barcelona | xxm_arquitectura
05-05-2011 765 Comments

Centro de Creación de Circo de Barcelona | xxm_arquitectura

The Centre of Cración of Circus of Barcelona forms part of the program “Factories of Creation”, managed by the Institute of Culture of Barcelona, that has like aim rehabilitate spaces fabriles or into disuse of the city and transform them in spaces of creation of the distinct artistic disciplines. The Centre is situated under the big photovoltaic plate of the […]

Durmiendo en un museo | [Michael Lin+rvr arquitectos]
14-04-2011 49 Comments

Durmiendo en un museo | [Michael Lin+rvr arquitectos]

SYNTHESIS OF THE PROJECT EXPOSITIVO. The Espazo Annex is an independent construction of the main building of the MARCO, situated in the square peatonal back, with a total surface of some 100m2. It was inaugurated in 2004 like room of projects, and since has received crowd of exhibitions and projects, in his majority proposed individual, thought specifically for this space, […]

Contest for of the Centre of Collections of State Museums and the subsede of the National Historical Archive (AHN) | hoyesarte
24-03-2011 32 Comments

Contest for of the Centre of Collections of State Museums and the subsede of the National Historical Archive (AHN) | hoyesarte

The subsecretaria of Culture, Mercedes of the Palace, accompanied of the president of the Upper Council of Schools of Architects of Spain, Jordi Ludevid i Anglada, has presented today in Saint Fernando of Henares (Madrid) the announcement of the contest for the editorial of the architectural project of recovery, rehabilitation and reform of the future headquarters of the Centre of […]

PAAR–Parque Arqueológico del arte Rupestre de Campo Lameiro
08-03-2011 55 Comments

PAAR–Parque Arqueológico del arte Rupestre de Campo Lameiro

“Arrive to Campo Lameiro supposes to experience in some kilometres an important change in the landscape, abandon the densely populated zones of the coastal band or of the surroundings of the main roads for adentrarse in a mountainous landscape of settlements dispersos separated by big forest masses, of deep valleys in which the verdor of the cultured terrains contrasts strongly […]

Centro de recepción de visitantes Ribeira Sacra-Sober | OLA estudio
10-02-2011 216 Comments

Centro de recepción de visitantes Ribeira Sacra-Sober | OLA estudio

The centre of reception of visitors of Sober imagine  like a window and an antesala, fisica and vitual. A small transparent equipment. Architecture of concept built by neighbours. This small centre of reception has like function the one to be the window of information and antesala of the visitors of the ribeira sacral. From here it will guide them  by […]

P.E of protection and conditioning of the Archaeologic Park of the Rocha | RVR Arquitectos
12-01-2011 41 Comments

P.E of protection and conditioning of the Archaeologic Park of the Rocha | RVR Arquitectos

The Castle of To Rocha Forte was built in the 13th century south of the city of Santiago, his history is intimately linked to the one of the city and to the one of the clashes that produced  along the 14th and 15th centuries between the bourgeoisie of Santiago and his gentleman, the archbishop, until his total destruction in the […]

Biblioteca municipal Manuel Altolaguirre | castroferro arquitectos+Jacobo Domínguez
10-10-2010 633 Comments

Biblioteca municipal Manuel Altolaguirre | castroferro arquitectos+Jacobo Domínguez

In front of a plot situated in one of these common places for many of us, in full neighbourhood of the desarrollismo of the years 60, where as it said Camus is “necessary to look to the sky to know in which station are, because there are not pigeons, trees or gardens that indicate them to us”, our work centres  […]

Museo de la Ciudad y el Vino en Ribadavia | Juan Ignacio Prieto Lopez
22-03-2010 One Comment

Museo de la Ciudad y el Vino en Ribadavia | Juan Ignacio Prieto Lopez

¿…es posible rehabilitar una manzana histórica degradada introduciendo en la misma un nuevo uso…? Ribadavia_ casco histórico almendrado de origen medieval circundado por la muralla medieval aun hoy presente. trama de parcelación gótica irregular acentuada por la fuerte pendiente hacia el río avia, cuyo puente, situado en un meandro del mismo, dio origen a la villa. la casa de la […]

The betrayal of the museums | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
19-03-2010 34 Comments

The betrayal of the museums | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Like sucede in the pictures of Magritte, the contradiction impera in the current panorama of the museums. We find us with two apparently opposite facts, especially in the museums of contemporary art: it is an immersed institution in a big crisis and however never in the history had woken up so many expectations. In reality, a museum of contemporary art is, […]

Carlos Ferrater. Premio Nacional de Arquitectura
05-03-2010 42 Comments

Carlos Ferrater. Premio Nacional de Arquitectura

“It has had in recent years a show inflation and architects-star. They are franchises architectures, that do not have relationship with the place and people. Are such as marks that you can put anywhere”, criticized yesterday Carlos Ferrater (Barcelona, 1944), new Prize Nacional of Architecture. The presided jury by the minister of Housing, Beatriz Corredor, gave him the award in […]

Cave Art Interpretation Center in Campo Lameiro
28-01-2010 24 Comments

Cave Art Interpretation Center in Campo Lameiro

Video of 5 minutes of duration of the program Miraxes of the TVG about “the Performance center of the Art Rupestre in Field Lameiro” of the study man of Santiago de la Puebla RVR Architects.

Ciudad de la Cultura
02-01-2010 136 Comments

Ciudad de la Cultura

The construction project of the culture’s City was initiated in 1999 when the Xunta de Galicia called an international contest of architecture to carry out the construction in the Monte Gaiás located at Santiago de Compostela.  

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”
02-08-2009 44 Comments

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”

In Orcasitas, inside Pradolongo’s park there is a ruin that stands out for his unexpected presence and for his lamentable condition. The oldest of the zone know her for the torn church. During the Civil war it suffered damages and in these moments there is fallen of badly preserved that is. The church is called Maris Stella and it was […]

Heritage. Cinema Paradiso
14-04-2009 29 Comments

Heritage. Cinema Paradiso

As almost all the vigueses, the past Christmass happened them beside my family. After the dinner of Nochebuena, already finished the desserts, have by habit see a film all together in the living room. This year the film chosen was the Italian “Cinema Paradiso”. For all that that like him a poquito the cinema and have not seen this glorious […]

Patrimonio. Cinema "MArvi" is sold: "Marvi" | Felipe Heredero - Carlos Sobrini
30-03-2009 381 Comments

Patrimonio. Cinema “MArvi” is sold: “Marvi” | Felipe Heredero – Carlos Sobrini

Last Friday, the 23rd of March El País newspaper published a brief article signed by Patricia Gosálvez on the ” Cinema Marvi “, a former cinema of neighborhood that is in sale. For whom it has not known it, little or nothing will represent the history of this place. Actually one more cinema, or less, of many that were offering […]