Tag: espacio urbano

ACTIVATORS. Public Space Strategies
19-03-2019 No Comments

ACTIVATORS. Public Space Strategies

a + t magazine returns to the public realm through the  STRATEGY series, which began in 2010 with the aim of highlighting and naming the strategies and actions underlying each project. 85 actions are identified within the 13 projects included in the issue. This new volume of the STRATEGY series, a+t 51, called ACTIVATORS, includes works by MVRDV, Jaja, Adept, Nendo, Vaumm, Wowhaus, […]

Shaping Cities in an Urban Age
29-01-2019 No Comments

Shaping Cities in an Urban Age

Where will I live in fifty years? What are the advantages and disadvantages of residing in a city? How will cities change and evolve in that time and how should planners prepare for that evolution? For all those who are interested in these issues, whether students, academics, professionals or readers in general, Phaidon’s new book, Shaping Cities in an Urban […]

Public space as a battlefield | Javier Mozas
03-12-2018 No Comments

Public space as a battlefield | Javier Mozas

Public space was for Hannah Arendt, 1906-1975, a place for Action.1 Arendt believed that democracy needed to be exercised in the public realm, that it was useless to enact it in the private space of the household. Action has two very different resources: one peaceful, the other violent. One using Words and the other Battle; that is, Discourse and War. […]

Vestiges of the future | Marcelo Gardinetti
19-06-2017 No Comments

Vestiges of the future | Marcelo Gardinetti

Critics and unsatisfied of the offers of the modern movement with the statu quo of the epoch, Archigram established during a decade images of an interesting reflexive flow on the cities and his architecture. Amateur was born the group in 1961 with the publication of a magazine produced of way for Peter Cook, David Greene and Mike Webb. The name […]

Recovery and occupation of an agricultural ship of beginning of s. The XXth | Estudio Serrano + Baquero | Estudio Serrano + Baquero
15-03-2017 No Comments

Recovery and occupation of an agricultural ship of beginning of s. The XXth | Estudio Serrano + Baquero | Estudio Serrano + Baquero

Context. The project is in Nervión’s neighborhood in Seville that, as is observed in the different photographies of epoch and in the ancient mapping, always it has had a strong industrial character. It was for many years the area of supply of the city, with multitude of agricultural plots in which wheat was cultivated especially. Already in 1830 part of […]

The hyper-time city.The Falling Man | Miquel Lacasta
19-10-2015 One Comment

The hyper-time city.The Falling Man | Miquel Lacasta

This image represents another jump to the emptiness. It is not necessary to explain the moment in which the photography was taken. The photographer of Associated Press, Richard Drew was, as different many, covering the event, according to the journalistic slang. The image is so brutal that the mere informative fact comes out. In fact the this qualified image, as […]

The spaces of the power | Íñigo García Odiaga
24-10-2014 One Comment

The spaces of the power | Íñigo García Odiaga

The public space has multiple income, his paradigm can be the square, but maybe also it it can be at present Internet. To place a great source or a statue in one great square, in the antiquity it was waited to a day of intense snowfalls. Was observed what space of the square was remaining virgin, free of trodden or […]

Architecture without | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-03-2014 One Comment

Architecture without | Íñigo García Odiaga

The architects we feel attraction for the architecture without, or what is the same thing, for the architecture that has parted with one of his parts. As in another type of products this luck of project without, there turns into a procedure light, but that supports all the flavor. Many are the texts or the exhibitions that gather for example […]

Civil urbanism | Creative Destruction 2013
16-01-2014 No Comments

Civil urbanism | Creative Destruction 2013

Nowadays, the whole series of initiatives, from the civil activismo to the new institutional policies, are exploring the idea of that the citizens can organize to design city: taking the control of public spaces and deciding on his use, his function, and taking charge of his management. As counter statement to the vertical and corporate idea of the “Smart City”, […]

Obsolecence do rascacielos | Marcelo Gardinetti
19-04-2013 No Comments

Obsolecence do rascacielos | Marcelo Gardinetti

“Assuming condescendientemente the worse of the taste and value of his clients, the big signatures of architecture are prolonging the life of a type that has not been affected by new ideas or ambitions from the accomplishment of the World Trade Center in 1972. After having turned New York into an unbearable demonstration of architectural mediocrity, now they follow his […]

Conference of the architect Marcella Del Signore in the IAAC
29-10-2012 No Comments

Conference of the architect Marcella Del Signore in the IAAC

The talk will turn around the new typologies of urbanismo temporary that poses the contemporary city, and will be to charge of the architect Marcella Del Signore. In the conference Prototipar the temporary city, that will take place next Tuesday 30 October in the IAAC, the architect Marcella Del Signore reflexionará on which type of temporary answers can apply to […]

This is Hybrid
14-02-2011 40 Comments

This is Hybrid

After years of investigation, a+t architecture publishers presents the first theoretical book-practical on the hybrid buildings. Inspiring in the four numbers of the series Hybrids in the magazine to t, the book realises a route through the theories and projects more significant of the history. Steven Holl prologa the book with an introduction in which it anticipates the way that […]

Strategy Public
10-02-2011 43 Comments

Strategy Public

Este artículo reúne dos episodios del proyecto Rehabitar que hacen referencia a la calle, a las plantas bajas y a todo aquello que hace posible considerarlas de manera conjunta. Domesticar la calle tiene como objetivo devolver al espacio urbano su carácter de lugar público, alentando las relaciones sociales a través de una reflexión sobre las características de la propia calle, […]