Tag: fábrica

Verner Panton. From Ida Engholm and Anders Michelson
08-01-2019 No Comments

Verner Panton. From Ida Engholm and Anders Michelson

Verner Panton documents the amazing versatility of one of the most influential and recognizable designers of the postwar period. With his inspiring and extravagant personality, he was at the same time a catalyst and protagonist of the design revolution in the sixties Panton distanced itself from the Scandinavian tradition of handmade teak furniture and advocated the use of innovative materials […]

Chair: 500 Designs that Matter
24-04-2018 No Comments

Chair: 500 Designs that Matter

Along the history, the chair has offered to designers of the whole planet infinite opportunities to experiment with new materials and methods inside the parameters of an object created eminently to fulfill a practical intention. Chair: 500 Designs that Matter, the most detailed collection of the most innovative, elegant and influential chairs of the world. This original book, a complement […]

domohomo arquitectos · Forniture design
06-07-2017 No Comments

domohomo arquitectos · Forniture design

Along the history the big teachers of the architecture penetrated into the design of furniture, enclosed some of them there came companies destined for the design and the manufacture. Because of it today we move to Santiago de Compostela to know the work that they realize in domohomo. Study of architecture and design that it is born in 2011 in […]

Juan Domingo Santos. “A meeting”
15-07-2013 No Comments

Juan Domingo Santos. “A meeting”

The short reports the life and experiences of the architect Juan Domingo Santos carried out from 1986 in the factory of sugar, a place that has determined his way of understanding the relation between architecture and heritage, and an activity that to the time has revealed as an action of rescue of this one industrial left enclosure. History of the […]

The lost city. Documentary on the city of Vigo
21-04-2010 72 Comments

The lost city. Documentary on the city of Vigo

The vanguardismo architectural practised at the beginning of the century twenty in the city of Vigo gives testimony of the dynamism and receptiveness of a city that started at that time to carry out its industrial takeoff. Of that, many companies chose the change in the concepts arquitéctónicos up till then traditional of its factories. The employment of new materials […]

Congreso Arquitectura Industrial
05-03-2010 31 Comments

Congreso Arquitectura Industrial

«For the architecture, it is so important to keep a factory as a romanesque chapel or a Gothic»cathedral. Thus Celestino defends it García Braña, dean of the School of Architects of Galicia. According to his reasoning, the history goes adding such as a cultural heritage constructions that the man «carries out and from that point of view, designed factories in […]

Industrial architecture. The Coin House of Xubia (A Coruña)
28-09-2009 23 Comments

Industrial architecture. The Coin House of Xubia (A Coruña)

The Coin House of Xubia manufactured coin of copper in diverse periods between 1812 and 1868. It had established  in 1791 in Xubia, in the mouth of the river Xubia in the estuary of Ferrol (A Coruña), with the name of Real National Factory of Cobrería, like foundry of copper, with the purpose to resupply to the Arsenal of the […]

Industrial architecture. Conservas Alfageme Factory | Manuel Gómez Román
22-04-2009 773 Comments

Industrial architecture. Conservas Alfageme Factory | Manuel Gómez Román

The Alfageme arrived at Vigo from Asturias. They decided to move its factory from Candás to Vigo in 1873. Back then in Vigo was begun to develop the modern canning industry, with containers of tinplate. In our city it had a good one bases on the one which to develop the industry, since suppliers and the commercial export structure were […]

Industrial architecture. Lapices Hispania Factory en El Ferrol (I)
19-04-2009 2,144 Comments

Industrial architecture. Lapices Hispania Factory en El Ferrol (I)

The factory of pencils Hispania is found in Ferrol Fuzz, in the headland of gardens of the Bulwark of St Xoán, dominating above these views of the harbor and the big wheel, between Mugardos and the Graña. Was founded, in the thirties of the twentieth century (1934, probáblemente), for several members among which Alberto was found Fernández Martín, significant insdustrial […]

Arquitectura Industrial. Panificadora en Vigo
16-04-2009 35 Comments

Arquitectura Industrial. Panificadora en Vigo

To the few days of arriving at Vigo, Antonio Valcarce began to work in a bakery of the street Velázquez Moreno. It was in 1914 when cover with José Abalde González the society “Valcarce and Abalde”, dedicated also to the business of the bread and afincada in the neighbourhood of Casablanca. This business becomes quickly in the great bakery of […]

Industrial architectura. Canning factory Albo | Jenaro de la Fuente y Domínguez
22-01-2009 38 Comments

Industrial architectura. Canning factory Albo | Jenaro de la Fuente y Domínguez

In the decade from twenty Jenaro de la Fuente y Domínguez projects a series of buildings of marked influence regionalist where lent takeover elements of the popular architecture Galician. These buildings, mostly housing, were prized by the bourgeoisie of the period. But in addition to housing also projected institutional and buildings buildings industrial. One of them is that which builds […]