Tag: ETSAM

Luis Lope de Toledo · #JuevesDeArquitectura
12-01-2017 No Comments

Luis Lope de Toledo · #JuevesDeArquitectura

We begin the year in the section marks with beacons chatting with Luis Lope de Toledo, architect for the Technical Top School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM) and creator in twitter about the hashtag #JuevesDeArquitectura in that every week hundreds of users, between whom we include ourselves, share across this social network different architectural works from different approaches and worries. […]

A X-ray photography | Sergio de Miguel
25-11-2016 1,292 Comments

A X-ray photography | Sergio de Miguel

It falls in my hands an elaborated drawing of Juhani Pallasmaa. On the plant of the villa Mairea (1939), of Alvar Aalto, superimpose  some lines of order. Ones trace. It appears a X-ray. The one who has been described like “the most beautiful plant of the world”1 shows  undressed of his secret. The geometric score of his harmonic figure remains […]

Rafael Moneo, courage and conviction
01-11-2016 No Comments

Rafael Moneo, courage and conviction

The Museum of Roman Art of Merida, The Kursaal of San Sebastian and other important works are showed today by Rafael Moneo, the only prize Pritzker of Architecture born in Spain and teacher of several generations of national and international architects. It obtains the architect’s title in the Technical Top School of Architecture of Madrid, where it graduated in 1961. […]

Cruz y Ortiz, essence of the south
15-09-2016 No Comments

Cruz y Ortiz, essence of the south

The Sevillian architects Antonio Cruz and Antonio Ortiz are an eloquent example of the creation that centres on the problems of the human spirit over the technical solutions. The Sevillian station of Holy Joust or the stadium of Madrid de La Peineta there are alone a sample of the talent and category of this pair of international prestige. “Elogio de […]

3º International Architecture Festival
30-08-2016 No Comments

3º International Architecture Festival

3º Festival internacional de arquitectura. ARQFESTIVAL 2016, EVENTO INTERNACIONAL DE ARQUITECTURA SE LLEVARÁ A CABO LOS DÍAS 13 Y 14 DE OCTUBRE EN EL TEATRO DIANA. Guadalajara, México, tierra del reconocido arquitecto Luis Barragán, ganador del Premio Pritzker, es sede de la tercera edición de ArqFestival 2016. El Festival incluye conferencias magistrales, presentaciones y proyectos innovadores de destacados despachos y […]

To continue being an architect
26-04-2016 No Comments

To continue being an architect

The book To continue being an architect is a guide to stimulate and to accompany processes of innovation led by architects who generate value on the market. In this book simple tools offer in order that every reader analyzes his professional competitions, study the markets that present opportunities for the architects, raise an innovative idea in a niche of market, […]

Why do we serve the architects?
12-04-2016 No Comments

Why do we serve the architects?

The function of the architects has been adapting to every historical moment, showing his skill to answer to changeable needs. “The most ancient second profession of the world” – since it appears the author – has been characterized for interpreting a social, cultural, political and economic context and to reflect it in a certain configuration of the space. This poetical […]

Objet trouvé [05] : Sota and the 'luminous' building | Rodrigo Almonacid
29-02-2016 No Comments

Objet trouvé [05] : Sota and the ‘luminous’ building | Rodrigo Almonacid

The year 1970 is a point of inflexion in Alejandro de la Sota’s architectural path: on one hand, it loses the contest of Chair of Elements of Composition of the ETSAM, after going as teacher fourteen years at the time, and to have turned into doctor five years before; on the other hand, he does not turn out to be […]

The modern architecture. Romanticism and reimbursement
26-01-2016 No Comments

The modern architecture. Romanticism and reimbursement

This book was published originally in 1929, for what it constitutes the first history of the modern architecture. But his transcendency remained eclipsed by the appearance, only three years later, of another book of the author who would: The international style, corresponded with Philip Johnson like fruit of the exhibition that both organized in the Museum of Modern Art of […]

Aldo Rossi's lesson | José Ramón Hernández Correa
22-01-2016 One Comment

Aldo Rossi’s lesson | José Ramón Hernández Correa

At the end of the seventies until middle of the eighties of the century twenty (I joust the period in which I studied architecture in the ETSAM), the Modern Movement was already criticized without mufflers. In the school one was speaking about the modern ones and, in general, still one was admiring them, but already the reverential respect had got […]

2º Congress Critic|all #out-tonomy
11-11-2015 No Comments

2º Congress Critic|all #out-tonomy

Already there is here the second edition of Critic|all, Congress of critique organized by the School of Architecture of Madrid, which in his first edition in 2014 possessed a spectacular participation. This initiative is a great opportunity so much for the investigative young persons as for the most veteran of exchanging and confronting his positions. The format chosen for the […]

Conversation with Emilio Tuñón
17-09-2015 No Comments

Conversation with Emilio Tuñón

In the morning of Friday, the 17th of July, 2015 we met Emilio Tuñón, architect and project teacher in the ETSA Madrid, to speak on some of the concepts that vertebran his practice. We are grateful for Emilio his time and dedication. Speakers: Leonardo Tamargo Niebla Date: On July 17, 2015 Location: Estudio de Emilio Tuñón Arquitectos, Madrid Recording: Enrique […]

House on the creek. Amancio Williams in Argentina
30-10-2014 One Comment

House on the creek. Amancio Williams in Argentina

One of the Amancio Williams’s most interesting works, the house for his father in Mar del Plata, Argentina, is recognized as one of the paradigmatic housings of the modernity and of the 20th century. How to construct without doing it? How to put there a house without touching the park? “It is like a box of birds, like a sound […]

The author and the interpreter. Le Corbusier and Amancio Williams in the Curutchet House
28-10-2014 No Comments

The author and the interpreter. Le Corbusier and Amancio Williams in the Curutchet House

This book is the result of an amazing investigation, developed into Doctoral Thesis, on one of the most interesting projects that has given the modern architecture, the house Curutchet of Him Corbusier. The text here presented is the definitive statement of his conception, project and construction, as well as of the surprising relation established between Him Corbusier and Amancio Williams […]

Carlos Meijide. Architect
13-10-2014 One Comment

Carlos Meijide. Architect

On the occasion of the World Week of the Architecture: next Wednesday, the 15th of October in the Delegation of the COAG in To Corunna, at 20:00 H., the exhibition will be inaugurated: CARLOS MEIJIDE. ARCHITECT. The exhibition re-joins a brief but intense set of original documentation centred on the housing in the work of our longed for teacher and […]

The spirit of the hens | José Ramón Hernández Correa
06-10-2014 2 Comments

The spirit of the hens | José Ramón Hernández Correa

In the first course of architecture of the ETSAM, which for me was of 1977-78, there was a subject (for damned me) that was called “Analysis of Forms”, and whose professor was Javier Seguí. (Another professor of the subject – I believe that it came a little later, but I it do not remember good – she was Helena Iglesias, who […]

At the edge of the Critique. 2014-2015
03-10-2014 One Comment

At the edge of the Critique. 2014-2015

Roca, in collaboration with the Escuela Politécnica Superior CEU San Pablo, organizes the cycle of days ‘At the edge of the critique’, that has as aim think about the theory and architectural critique of the hand of prestigious professionals of the sector. These days will celebrate from October 7, 2014 to March 25, 2015 in the Roca Madrid Gallery. ‘At […]

In Juan Daniel Fullaondo´s Class room (II) | José Ramón Hernández Correa
15-09-2014 No Comments

In Juan Daniel Fullaondo´s Class room (II) | José Ramón Hernández Correa

In Juan Daniel Fullaondo´s Class room (I) | José Ramón Hernández Correa Another day I told you average how I amended my first horrible project. I am going to explain the delivery to you. Once spent the second round of sketch, with the consent (excessive and undeserved) of Fullaondo, I applied myself to drawing already in I clean the sheets that […]

In Juan Daniel Fullaondo´s Class room (I) | José Ramón Hernández Correa
08-09-2014 One Comment

In Juan Daniel Fullaondo´s Class room (I) | José Ramón Hernández Correa

Juan Daniel Fullaondo Errazu was born in Bilbao on 4 March 1936 and died in Madrid on 26 June 1994, Sunday, with fifty-eight years of age. This day I had gone out in the tele in the morning, and when my fellow Juan Carlos Castillo Ochandiano called me by telephone thought that was to congratulate me thus and kid a bit […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (XI) | Cristina García-Rosales
05-09-2014 One Comment

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (XI) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (X) | Cristina García-Rosales I have tried to discover a few arquitectas and designers not known for the great public, who maybe design with another look, placing the human being in the center of his projects, that is to say, to the user. The debate is opened. And to end I […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (X) | Cristina García-Rosales
29-08-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (X) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IX) | Cristina García-Rosales The second arquitecta was Rita Fernandez Queimadelos, also not known. It was employed at Madrid, Murcia and Barcelona, even it does little it was living also and was an accustomed internaut at his 92 years. María Juana Ontañón was the fourth woman in obtaining the title of […]

Energy efficiency of the surrounding one of the buildings: his definition and calculation
26-08-2014 No Comments

Energy efficiency of the surrounding one of the buildings: his definition and calculation

Energy efficiency of the surrounding one of the buildings: his definition and calculation A high degree of raising awareness exists at present in the citizens on the need of the energetic saving, for his meaning in the preservation of the environment, and for the economic saving that he supposes due to the high prices of the energy, that nowadays they […]

Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oíza. Writings and conversations
29-07-2014 No Comments

Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oíza. Writings and conversations

“An architect when it has real interior force has to say with García Lorca, ” I will break all the partenones in the night and will raise them in the morning “. I am of this opinion. It is clear that they say to me: ” but if it has to live of the orders, with this way of thinking […]

Interview Nikos Salíngaros
10-07-2014 No Comments

Interview Nikos Salíngaros

Daniel Dávila interviews the theoretical one of the architecture: Nikos Salíngaros (Professor of the University of San Antonio, The United States). The interview centres on explaining what type of theory of the architecture is the one that proposes the teacher Salíngaros as well as the consequences, of any nature, which stem from an approximation of this type. Teachers’ room of […]

Pedro Torrijos · Architect, musician and writer
03-07-2014 No Comments

Pedro Torrijos · Architect, musician and writer

In this new delivery of #buoy today we they want to present Pedro Torrijos (Madrid, 1975) “ type with beard that throws itself to bomb in the swimming pools”. Pedro Torrijos at the age of 22 finished his studies in the conservatoire and parked the horn for other one of his big passions, the architecture. As every good future architect (architect for the […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IX) | Cristina García-Rosales
09-06-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IX) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (VIII) | Cristina García-Rosales In Spain she was Matilde Ucelay our first arquitecta and since it finishes his studies in 1936, up to the current moment, 72 years have happened and several generations of women. If there is an arquitecta that should be known in Spain she is, she, Matilde Ucelay […]

Raquel Congosto-Isabel Arenas · laboratory of experimentation | la galería de Magdalena
05-06-2014 No Comments

Raquel Congosto-Isabel Arenas · laboratory of experimentation | la galería de Magdalena

Today we move to Madrid to appear  La galería de Magdalena, a project of Raquel Congosto and Isabel Arenas, whose aim is to reinterpret the spaces underestimated of the city to turn them into spaces of opportunity, and that communicate the public space with the digital space by means of the civil participation and the concept of ‘Giving’. ¡La galería de […]

Práctica Arquitectónica (I)
26-05-2014 No Comments

Práctica Arquitectónica (I)

The exposition that one presented to the participants was of thinking about his particular methodology proyectual from an approach so much professionally as academician, in order to present a wide vision on the possible strategies in the architectural production. The idea was to extend an invitation to a series of equipments of architects related in diverse critical meetings of project […]