Tag: forma

The challenge of the significance | Miquel Lacasta
27-05-2019 One Comment

The challenge of the significance | Miquel Lacasta

5.0 01 This suggestive title Joaquim Español gives it in the chapter 13 of Forma y consistencia.1 The book thinks brings over of a double distortion. On the one hand in many contemporary architectures still late the old phrase of Mies Van der Rohe we reject to recognize problems of form. That is to say, the architecture must be understood like […]

50 Urban Blocks
29-06-2017 No Comments

50 Urban Blocks

5.0 01 50 Urban Blocks is the first in a collection of designing cards aimed to simplify architectural design. This first set of cards contains 50 new examples of how to design a block, how to organize space and ultimately how to build the city. Each 13 x 8 cm double-sided card proposes a possible urban form including measurements and […]

B de Bauhaus. Un diccionario del mundo moderno
25-06-2015 No Comments

B de Bauhaus. Un diccionario del mundo moderno

5.0 01 A magisterial class on design, architecture, form, objects and consumption in the century XXI.Con her To of Authentic. This way it begins this book, which is something more than a dictionary: an essential guide to understand the modern world. For what Warhol it is authentic false, how they believe the national identities, and what is this strange habit […]

(in brackets) (III) | Jorge Rodríguez
14-10-2013 One Comment

(in brackets) (III) | Jorge Rodríguez

5.0 01 (in brackets) (II) | Jorge Rodríguez Beginning of June. A morning of heat, strong wind of the South. Scirocco. Putting the sight out in the western part Monastir’s profile is guessed. It is that to want to see. Scarcely 70 Km separate us from the African continent. Lampedusa is a marvel. If we travel the island we discover […]

Form and function in the cinema and the architecture | Jorge Gorostiza
05-09-2013 No Comments

Form and function in the cinema and the architecture | Jorge Gorostiza

5.0 01 Evidently it is not possible to treat such a complex topic, as the terms of reference in the title of this entry, in an entry – it costs the redundancy – with a limited space. I have never believed that the architecture and the cinema could be included in the “art”, something that seems to me to be […]

Oblique Drawing. A History of Anti-perspective
26-06-2013 No Comments

Oblique Drawing. A History of Anti-perspective

0.0 00 It is easy that many of that read these lines associate the concept of perspective with the reading that of her Erwin Panofsky did in the mythical one The perspective as symbolic form. For years, the studies of visual representation have been dominated by Panofsky’s interpretations. It is not a bad sign that Massimo Scolari rescues in Oblique […]

Barón Dandy | Sra. Farnsworth
26-04-2013 One Comment

Barón Dandy | Sra. Farnsworth

5.0 01 According to the dictionary, the word “detail” it serves to refer to each of those facts or events, by all appearances secondary, but that with his presence help to define and outline the multiple shades of the reality that surrounds us. I remember for example that when it was small, my grandfather Pepe had the curious habit of […]

Sleeplessness | Antonio S. Rio Vázquez
05-04-2013 No Comments

Sleeplessness | Antonio S. Rio Vázquez

5.0 01 «Any authentic construction, any human creation is an interaction of functions and not a differentiation of domains» José María de Labra The José de la Mano gallery of Madrid, in his interest to reveal the authors’ unknown work of last century, has realized the second explanatory project about José María de Labra with the suggestive title of Laboratorio de Formas[1]. As it […]

Manners of seeing
28-11-2011 157 Comments

Manners of seeing

0.0 00 This book reveals how our manners of seeing concern our way of interpreting. In concrete he analyzes four aspects of the interpretation of the oil paint: his origin related to the sense of the property, the continued position of the woman as pictorial object, the relation between the visual inheritance of the painting and the current and, advertising […]

Espacio y Forma 2010 | soloarquitectura
08-03-2010 40 Comments

Espacio y Forma 2010 | soloarquitectura

0.0 00 Rock Barcelona Gallery has gathered architects and international recognition experts in the second Space edition and Way, an annual meeting organized by Rock that this year challenge has been posed of exploring borders of the architecture and to ponder on different limits that are nowadays. The meeting Space and Way, coordinated by Félix Arranz, has reflected interests of […]