Tag: espacio privado

The bollards, my father and the Norwegians | José Ramón Hernández Correa
08-07-2019 One Comment

The bollards, my father and the Norwegians | José Ramón Hernández Correa

5.0 04 A few years ago my father was walking along his neighborhood. It had rained and the soil was wet. One slipped and fell with so bad luck that his chest found in the fall a metallic bollard that broke a rib and bruised him a lung. The rib knit soon and the pulmonary injury was not very serious, […]

Librería Palas | Arquitectura a Contrapelo
22-05-2019 No Comments

Librería Palas | Arquitectura a Contrapelo

5.0 01 Desde que se abriera al público en 1980, la librería Palas ya destacaba entre los establecimientos de su género, al apostar por una fachada muy abierta, de líneas sencillas, y un acceso central secuenciado. Pero el paso del tiempo ha dejado su huella en unos paramentos invadidos por canalizaciones, huecos, señales y otras interferencias. La acción propuesta persigue […]

Domestic Strangers (I): The Extraordinary Houses by Kiyoto Ota | Pedro Hernández
22-02-2019 No Comments

Domestic Strangers (I): The Extraordinary Houses by Kiyoto Ota | Pedro Hernández

5.0 01 Upon entering the Chopo University Museum appear three small houses. We say houses because we recognize them as such: wooden volumes with sloping roofs of a picturesque appearance, typical of the drawings of what for a child could be a house. Its conception, however, is completely outside the canons of architecture: its size is scarce, its interior space […]

Londres, the biggest capital of Europe | Antón Capitel
08-10-2018 No Comments

Londres, the biggest capital of Europe | Antón Capitel

5.0 01 London had a double birth. On the one hand, there was London proper, what is now known as the City, the city of the merchants and the bourgeoisie, and the city also of the Cathedral, of the bishop. This was the first and most important population, which was not the seat of government, but of commerce, and which […]

Illegal city | Aldo G. Facho Dede
11-06-2018 No Comments

Illegal city | Aldo G. Facho Dede

5.0 01 According to the census of 2007, the last one about which we know proved, near 50 % of the of Lima population marginal (BUM),1 lives in neighborhoods urban which are defined as those urban cores that present levels of monetary poverty, and they lack services of infrastructure and equipment (MVCS 2012).2 Though the great growth of this type of […]

Jane Jacobs and the humanization of the city | Martín Marcos
04-05-2018 No Comments

Jane Jacobs and the humanization of the city | Martín Marcos

5.0 01 In the last twelve months there was celebrated, in the majority of the cities of the world and with different actions, the centenary of the birth of Jane Jacobs, brilliant town planner and social activist that with his book “Death and life of the big cities” (1961) I change definitively the way of looking and analyzing the urban […]

The future of "Las Palmas" | Aldo G. Facho Dede
09-04-2018 No Comments

The future of “Las Palmas” | Aldo G. Facho Dede

5.0 01 The visit of the Pope has left several topics us to think, one of them is the role that must fulfill the “Las Palmas” air base in the Lima of the 21st century. Good is known, Lima has doubled in inhabitants and surface in the last forty years, and this growth has not had like correlato a model […]

VII Rafael Manzano Prize for New Traditional Architecture
20-03-2018 No Comments

VII Rafael Manzano Prize for New Traditional Architecture

0.0 00 The Rafael Manzano Prize of New Traditional Architecture is mainly aimed to promote in Spain and Portugal traditional architecture as a tool for upgrading the contemporary practice, both in the restoration of architecture or urban ensembles and in new built works which, based on local traditions, are able to harmoniously draw on the context where they are built. […]

Adolf Loos. Private Spaces
02-01-2018 No Comments

Adolf Loos. Private Spaces

0.0 00 The exhibition Adolf Loos. Private Spaces presents, for the first time in Spain, a vast display of the work of this outstanding figure in Viennese architecture, a pioneer in the debate between spaces in public and private life. The show highlights the aesthetic revolution led byLoos (1870-1933) when, in the Austrian capital at the turn of the twentieth century, he rebelled against the […]

About the WC | Elías Cueto
03-11-2017 No Comments

About the WC | Elías Cueto

5.0 01 Politics about the WC. Probably the excellent seat, the most universal support and the one that of stranger and mixed up form we share throughout the day with other persons: the throne, the WC. This name comes from the acrónimo Englishman for “water close”and refers to the hydraulic closing, the mechanism of sifonamiento by means of which the pipe that […]

Having fingerprint | Íñigo García Odiaga
30-10-2017 No Comments

Having fingerprint | Íñigo García Odiaga

5.0 01 It is evident that the constructed marks the place, annotates and defines it, for what his track is commendable and permanent in the time, the mass of the built-up thing can be even felt. It is not a fingerprint, is not the vestige that anybody or something has left there, but the lasting presence of the constructed. But […]

Of the precipice of the statue | Pedro Hernández
21-08-2017 One Comment

Of the precipice of the statue | Pedro Hernández

0.0 00 “Construct a monument him to the monument”, it was saying one of the front pages of the magazine of critique of Caín art. I joust almost at the same time as this publication was going out, one was presenting officially the last work of the Mexican artist Sebastián: the Warrior Chimalli, an enormous sculpture of red color of […]

The Red Thread: Nordic Design
20-07-2017 No Comments

The Red Thread: Nordic Design

0.0 00 The Red Thread is an elegant study on the beauty, the simplicity and the functionality of the northern design, so much past as present. His title inspired by the Swedish expression give röda tråden (the red thread), it is a metaphor of the essence of a history or creative work that is in use for describing the foundation […]

From the weariness (II) | Pedro Hernández
16-06-2017 No Comments

From the weariness (II) | Pedro Hernández

0.0 00 Or of the bed or of the rest does not take place for. In different publications like Advertising and privacy, The domesticity in war or Sexuality and Space,, the historian and investigator Beatriz Colomina has planned an alternative reading of the architecture and on how along the 20th century and thanks to the development and expansion of different optical and […]

095 Letto. Refurbishment of a home in Madrid | Elii
14-06-2017 One Comment

095 Letto. Refurbishment of a home in Madrid | Elii

0.0 00 Project for the refurbishment of an old flat in downtown Madrid, for ‘anonymous’ residents that will be sharing their domestic space in the future. The proposal is arranged around six strips with alternating living areas and service areas. This arrangement optimises the floor space while also guaranteeing the utmost functional flexibility and the incorporation of other possible programmes, […]

Techlam range porcelánica versatile, flexible and resistant Levantina
31-01-2017 No Comments

Techlam range porcelánica versatile, flexible and resistant Levantina

5.0 01 The choice of the materials during the process proyectual, is one of the most important fase since it will determine, not only the visual aspect of the project if not the sensations that it will produce in the final user. Because of it from Levantina, fruit of the development and investigation has the new Techlam collection, one versatile, flexible and […]

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández
05-09-2016 No Comments

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández

0.0 00 In 1996, Bernard Tschumi writes ‘Violence of Architecture’ –a chapter of the book Architecture and disjunction– in the one that he presents to the architecture as an element in constant tension: between the body that occupies the space and the geometry that it contains to the body. Tschumi’s dilemma does that the architect should decide if he inclines […]

The public space like board of game | Aida Navarro | TEDxUPValència.
24-05-2016 No Comments

The public space like board of game | Aida Navarro | TEDxUPValència.

5.0 01 The public space like board of game | Aida Navarro | TEDxUPValència. “The game is a mechanism capable of profaning, of returning to the free use the space that the power had confiscated”. Aida Navarre speaks to us about well versed limits and about the power of the game civil conscience to start and to create them. Valencian […]

My home is my castle | Jorge Meijide
22-02-2016 No Comments

My home is my castle | Jorge Meijide

5.0 01 My home is my castle. Edward Coke formulates this known phrase, “For a man’s house is his castle”, at the end of the 16th century. In her the jurist Englishman was referring to the legal question on the legal authority of the master of the house not to stop to enter the men of the king without a […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (V) | Antón Capitel
23-03-2015 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (V) | Antón Capitel

0.0 00 A new building of Municipal Palace of Congresses, contiguous to the “four towers”, was summoned by a contest, with a juror that also I prefer not remembering, and that gave to him the prize to the project of Luis Moreno Mansilla and Emilio Tuñón, designers who normally have very convincing results, which the one who writes is in […]

Introduction to the new forms and working spaces in the Company Network | Marc Chalamanch
20-02-2015 No Comments

Introduction to the new forms and working spaces in the Company Network | Marc Chalamanch

5.0 01 Entered in s. The XXIst, our company is adapting to a rapid transformation of the commanding models in the previous century, is situated immersed in a transition towards a new paradigm informacional1.  These changes affect every citizen in the collective and private areas, and blur the borders that exist between them putting in crisis limits of the industrial […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (III) | Antón Capitel
23-01-2015 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (III) | Antón Capitel

5.0 01 Another public accomplishment, of the Town hall of Madrid, is not architectural but urban, and is the great linear park along the river Manzanares, called “Madrid río”, and projected and constructed by the architects Francisco Burgos, Ginés Garrido, Fernando Porras, and his equipments. It turns out impossible to forget the fact that this park is a dissimulation or […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (I) | Antón Capitel
12-12-2014 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (I) | Antón Capitel

0.0 00 We can divide the public architecture of the metropolis of Madrid of last years in several evident paragraphs. Of a side, between architectures of new implantation and rehabilitations, since the above mentioned have been, logically and for fortune, so important, or more than the first ones. Of another side, between public buildings and housing, so, since it is […]

Espacio público/Espacio privado
09-12-2014 No Comments

Espacio público/Espacio privado

0.0 00 Public space/private Space eis an exhibition that it wants to investigate in the limits between the public image and the personal image across photographic works and videocreaciones. In this occasion, the capacities of the select means will allow us to establish an observation of the manners of the public and the personnel in the contemporaneousness, of the implicit […]