Tag: Francia

Berenice Abbott. Portraits of Modernity
18-06-2019 No Comments

Berenice Abbott. Portraits of Modernity

Berenice Abbott. Pioneer, modern, fearless provides a detailed look at the artistic journey of this American photographer(Springfield, Ohio, 1898 – Monson, Maine, 1991). Her body of work, some of the most captivating North American photography of the first half of the 20th century, acted as a bridge between the avant-garde of the old continent and the burgeoning artistic scene of the East Coast of the United […]

I International Forum of Construction with Wood 2019
30-04-2019 No Comments

I International Forum of Construction with Wood 2019

The 1st International Forum of Construction with Wood arrives in Spain, organized by the FORUM HOLZBAU platform. The next International Forum of Construction with Wood, organized by the Forum Holzbau platform, in collaboration with the Chair of Wood of the University of Navarra, will be held on 23 and 24 May 2019 at the Baluarte Conference Center (Pamplona). It is […]

Eco-Quartier Carnot-Verollot (I) en Ivry-sur-Seine | archikubik
03-06-2015 No Comments

Eco-Quartier Carnot-Verollot (I) en Ivry-sur-Seine | archikubik

The urban challenge of the project of this Echo neighborhood consists of re-stirring into action principally an area disconnected of the rest of the city by the impressive presence of the cemetery Parisien de Ivry. The project is approached as an authentic process of urban sewing, between a great set of housings to the north of the lot, and the […]

Dead space | Íñigo García Odiaga
09-02-2015 No Comments

Dead space | Íñigo García Odiaga

The summer, the vacations and the leisure invite to going out to the street, to conquering the public space and to socializing. Often the current urbanism, centred on what we might be call the development of the downtown, leaves other spaces to propose scenes to these summer activities. In the edges of the city the left spaces, the dead spaces […]

Cyprien Gaillard | Pedro Hernández
14-03-2014 No Comments

Cyprien Gaillard | Pedro Hernández

Entre vandalisme et esthétique minimale, romantisme et Land Art. Cyprien Gaillard représente l’architecture contemporaine comme une ruine moderne sur le point d’être envahie par la nature, tel que le faisait le peintre ruiniste Hubert Robert avec le Louvre au XVIIIème siècle. Text route Gaillard plays with the vision of the architecture, seemingly consumed by the nature, so that this one […]

Bernard Plossu
03-03-2014 No Comments

Bernard Plossu

Bernard Plossu‘s exhibition. In this sample the French creator presents two series of photographies and a movie in Super 8. S Paris: Cartes of Visits, a series of 22 Plossu’s unpublished images. Coinciding that all the works of his trips to Mexico have been published recently in the book that goes as title VÁMONOS!, there has been realized a selection […]

Gilles Deleuze's alphabet
20-02-2014 No Comments

Gilles Deleuze’s alphabet

Gilles Deleuze’s Alphabet (L’Abécédaire de Gilles Deleuze) is a program of the French television produced by Pierre-André Boutang in 1988-1989, issued in the year 1996. It consists of a series of three interviews that Claire Parnet was fulfilling the philosopher. It is the only television document of the philosopher, refractory to appearing in TV. There was carried out under the condition […]

Le Corbusier intervened in Marseille | Marcelo Gardinetti
16-01-2014 2 Comments

Le Corbusier intervened in Marseille | Marcelo Gardinetti

The terrace of the Unit Room of Marseilles will be opened the visitors established as space for exhibitions of contemporary art, an initiative of the designer Ora-Ïto. The famous terrace of Cité Radiuse designed by Le Corbusier, it was sold to the French artist in 2010, after being several years without use and plunged in an outpost been of deterioration for […]

The evaluated university | Antón Capitel
03-01-2014 One Comment

The evaluated university | Antón Capitel

With some frequency it appears in the press – that can never avoid what should ignore intelligently – a supposed “ranking” of the Universities, in relation to the investigation or to the totality, and where always there appear big holders in whom one affirms that the Spanish women are to the tail, none between the 100 first ones of the […]

Vides Persistants
19-06-2013 No Comments

Vides Persistants

Inauguration of the exhibition on Catalan architecture in the CMAV (Centre Méridional de l’Architecture et of the Ville) of Toulouse on June 20. Jordi Badia presents “Vides Persistants” a sample that there revises the path of the study BAAS architecture across the management of the empty spaces, eloquent silences I half-close which the architecture constructs the city. Reflected in works […]

V PREMIO MARCO/DRESS-COAT Lorraine for New Commissioners 2012 [Summons]
02-08-2012 3 Comments

V PREMIO MARCO/DRESS-COAT Lorraine for New Commissioners 2012 [Summons]

The Department of Communication of the MARCO, Museum of Contemporary Art of Vigo, informs them about the summons of the fifth edition of the prize for new commissioners, destined to candidates born from 1972 inclusive. For third consecutive time, the prize is summoned conxuntamente pole I MARK of Vigo and the DRESS-COAT Lorraine (Lorraine’s Fonds régional d’art contemporain) of Metz, […]

Berenice Abbott, the portrayer of a changeable world
12-03-2012 27 Comments

Berenice Abbott, the portrayer of a changeable world

The incredible history of the American photographer Berenice Abbott allows several readings. Two of them, especially, offer very valuable information about funny paths encomiables of the human being: his skill to portray the reality with images and his aptitude to survive the penury and the unease without selling his soul to the devil. To go deeply into the second one […]

Jean Vigo's By the way of Nice
20-02-2012 42 Comments

Jean Vigo’s By the way of Nice

The music and the history of the cinema generate two interpretations it brings over of the work of one of the key figures of the cinematographic forefront of period between the wars. Carlos Quintá y Suso Novás they penetrate concerning the figure of the French filmmaker Jean Vigo. The documentary A propósito de Niza, realized by Jean Vigo in 1929 […]

Gran Premio Especial del Urbanismo 2011. Francia
03-02-2012 2 Comments

Gran Premio Especial del Urbanismo 2011. Francia

The Catalan architect Joan Busquets, who directs the study BAU, has received the Great Special Prize of the Urbanism 2011 that the French Government grants. The distinction was delivered him yesterday by the Secretary of Ecology, sustainable Development, Transport and Housing, Nathalie Kociusko-Morizet, in an act that was celebrated in I her Mentioned of l’Architecture et du Patrimoine, in the […]

Francisco Mangado Architect, architecture with the left hand
08-12-2011 23 Comments

Francisco Mangado Architect, architecture with the left hand

Been born in 1957, Francisco Mangado is one of the Spanish architects more prolific and stood out of his generation. Between his more valued works and published are the Palace of Congresses and Auditorium of Navarra, Bastion, in his natal Pamplona, the first building that gave him to know internationally; the Pavilion of Spain in the Expo of Saragossa, with […]

An image of Spain. Photographers estereoscopistas French (1856-1867)
29-11-2011 4 Comments

An image of Spain. Photographers estereoscopistas French (1856-1867)

Since the Queen Victory showed his fascination for a stereoscope in the universal fair of London 1851, the experiment that allows the sensation of relief in the photographies penetrated the borders and came to this country with the artists of the travelling lens. Today, to 160 years, the vision of instantaneous ancient in third dimension is a motive of the […]

Matisse el dibujante
11-11-2011 465 Comments

Matisse el dibujante

For Henri Matisse (Cateau-Cambrésis, 1869 – Nice, 1954), his drawings were works of art to entire part, in the same way as his linens. The departmental Museum Henri Matisse of his native city, in the north of France, groups for the first time the thickness of his drawn work, from the first sketches and portraits of beginning of century, up […]

René Clair. Architects and Moviimakers | Jorge Gorostiza
20-09-2011 49 Comments

René Clair. Architects and Moviimakers | Jorge Gorostiza

René Clair is a French director in his moment acclaimed and admired, arriving to be member of the French Academy, but that today has been practically forgotten, what extrapolated to the actuality poses how many famous cineastas and current writers will remember  inside some years, by fault to be subjected to the tyranny of the immediate fame. Clair In his films […]

The Statue of Liberty, photographies and history of his construction
30-11-2009 174 Comments

The Statue of Liberty, photographies and history of his construction

“Liberty Enlightening the World”, known as the Statue of Liberty (Statue de la Liberté in french), it is one of the most famous monuments of New York, of the United States and of the whole world. He is in the island of the Liberty to the south of the island of Manhattan, together with the river mouth of the river […]