Tag: Francisco Javier Casas Cobo

Go back before going | bRijUNi
28-10-2019 No Comments

Go back before going | bRijUNi

Contemporary and avant-garde culture, countervanguardia and perhaps underground culture, pop culture and some types of subculture as well as any anti-mainstream movement are likely to advance the evolution of aesthetic (if still existing) and thought issues and their own definition It implies this subversive positioning. It is difficult to clearly state what a thing is and what is not; when […]

VAD 01 Los Inicios
04-07-2019 No Comments

VAD 01 Los Inicios

Un gran abanico de cuestiones se prestan a la reflexión y tienen cabida en este primer número de VAD. veredes, arquitectura y divulgación. “Amo los inicios. Los inicios me llenan de maravilla. Yo creo que el inicio es lo que garantiza la consecución”. SUMARIO Prólogo – Los inicios. Equipo editorial Editorial – Amar los comienzos. Santiago de Molina Artículos de […]

Unfocused Appointments | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
04-02-2019 No Comments

Unfocused Appointments | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

In general, and except for honorable exceptions, the architects write regular. In fact, the fact of approaching with such passion a task for which we have not been specifically trained has merit. To support our ideas and convictions we often use a recurring tool: the appointment, a brief endorsement of our argument thanks to the timely support of an authoritative […]

You can label the emotion; and everything else... | Miguel Villegas
14-09-2018 No Comments

You can label the emotion; and everything else… | Miguel Villegas

Unintentionally wanting, our beloved Bea and Paco (political correctness by placing Beatriz in front) start their latest article for La Ciudad Viva1 with a cultured reference, from those of ETSAM castiza, to an article from the ‘50s. From that tightrope swing, in which few can maneuver, jump without quarreling to quote Argan, introducing in his investigative virtuosity a certain cross reference […]

About the relevancy of the digital thing | Miguel Villegas
24-03-2017 No Comments

About the relevancy of the digital thing | Miguel Villegas

Have you realized that we have not written “on the relevancy of the digital thing in the architecture”? The article to which there in-cite us our darlings bRijUNi, waiting for my onslaught of miura, is going to allow me, to open some ideas. And eye; far from being obliging or presumptuous, I am going to try to speak not from […]

Interview William J. R. Curtis (II) | bRijUNi
27-01-2017 No Comments

Interview William J. R. Curtis (II) | bRijUNi

We continue with the second part of the interview William J. R. Curtis on the occasion of the reissue of the book “Le Corbusier. Ideas and Forms”. Con respecto a la historia y a la posible continuidad hegeliana de la que hablábamos antes, en el contexto actual, ¿Cree que existe una posición comúnmente aceptada sobre la necesidad de conocerla, tal […]

Interview William J. R. Curtis (I) | bRijUNi
20-01-2017 No Comments

Interview William J. R. Curtis (I) | bRijUNi

In the year 2015, coinciding with 50 anniversary of the death of the prolific teacher Le Corbusier, the publishing house Phaidon re-edited the extension of the book Le Corbusier. Ideas and Forms by William J.R Curtis, historian of the architecture, critic, writer, painter and British photographer. William J.R Curtis is specially known by his critique of the history of the modern architecture and his […]

José María Echarte Ramos · Architecture and critique | N+1
12-11-2015 No Comments

José María Echarte Ramos · Architecture and critique | N+1

Up to the date we have crossed of the hand of diverse architects, some of the most diverse and varied activities that they recover, well of complementary form to the activity more tradition of the architect or as principal activity. Today we enter the wide world of the “critique”, and that better way of it doing that of José María […]

Couples & Co. 22 Mirror Stories of Spanish Architecture
10-11-2015 No Comments

Couples & Co. 22 Mirror Stories of Spanish Architecture

Couples & Co. 22 Mirror Stories of Spanish Architecture proposes one of many possible readings on the recent history of the Spanish architecture. Across twenty-two studies organized concerning pairs, every equipment looks in a mirror where to discover how the latter sixteen years can be unfolded in two symmetrical and constant visions in the time though asymmetric and discontinuous in […]

Couples & Co: 22 Spiegelgeschichten Spanischer Architekten (2000-2015)
08-09-2015 One Comment

Couples & Co: 22 Spiegelgeschichten Spanischer Architekten (2000-2015)

Passed only sixteen years of the century twenty-one, this short period of time well might divide in two equal periods of eight years placing in the center of the above mentioned period the epicentre and explosive of the change in the structures, the strategies and the architectural production. Couples & Co. 22 SPIEGELGESCHICHTEN SPANICHER ARCHITEKTEN, proposes one of many possible readings […]

Utopia or interescalaridad | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
22-06-2015 No Comments

Utopia or interescalaridad | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

In 1974 Mariano Bayón interviews an Alejandro of the Jack isolated from the Academy, the margin already of the cultural paraphernalia of the architecture, an environment of the one that is separated voluntarily: “I will write something in a builders’ magazine, for builders” 1. Undoubtedly, the interest of Jack for the questions you will discipline they remove him from a […]

Collage Conceptual
02-04-2015 No Comments

Collage Conceptual

To plant primeira dispón of dous quarters with baths; and not baixo cuberta hai a quarter with dressing room and bath, as well as estudo-library. The Meetings IT ROASTS in the MEEYAB they have been celebrated for 6 consecutive years, in this book we could have compiled unpublished texts of the particular point of view on the sustainability and César […]

curatorial and juror: A personal matter | bRijUNi
03-11-2014 No Comments

curatorial and juror: A personal matter | bRijUNi

Continuing with some of the ideas that there was debated last October 7 in the Roca Madrid Gallery inside the first one of the “4 meetings Al Borde de la Crítica 2014” whose initial review appeared in Arquia’s blog, we us would like to detain now in one of the topics that arose in the round of later questions to the […]

Portfolio Speed Dating
19-03-2014 No Comments

Portfolio Speed Dating

Portfolio Speed Dating is a contest with an agile and new format organized by Rock, which tries to offer to students of design and architecture the opportunity to present his portfolio to recognized professionals of the sector. Curators: BeatRIz villaNUeva caJIde e fRancIsco JavIeR casas coBo de bRijUNi architects. TARGET Your graphical portfolio explains and one shows your better ideas […]

"At the edge of the critique", days of Theory and Critique of the Architecture
18-06-2013 One Comment

“At the edge of the critique”, days of Theory and Critique of the Architecture

Session 1: New inhabitants. New audiovisual looks The factor that has marked the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the XXI is, surely, the effective globalisation of the planet. Of all the new ways to do, the most valued information is the audiovisual, a mechanism globalizador and with critical possibilities comprised by the majority of the cultures […]

Absent manifests | bRijUNi
07-06-2013 5 Comments

Absent manifests | bRijUNi

In the year 2007 the magazine Icon, to celebrate his number 50, entrusts 50 manifests to some other artists, designers, town planners and architects between whom we can mention to Rem Koolhaas, Greg Lynn, Zaha Hadid or Steven Holl. His publishing house, which was beginning with the judgment: “The age of the manifest has ended”, it ended up by claiming […]

At the edge of the critique · Session 3: Silence and critique
10-05-2013 No Comments

At the edge of the critique · Session 3: Silence and critique

On Monday, the 13th from May to 20:00 h is third and last of the meetings ” At the edge of the critique: Silence and critique ” with Anatxu Zabalbeascoa (El País newspaper), Fredy Massad (ABC), Néstor Montenegro (European University of Madrid) and Curro González de Canales (Architectural Association). Round table moderated by Michael Lasso of the Vega (The Director Department Urbanism […]

At the edge of the critique · Session 2: Absent manifests
26-04-2013 No Comments

At the edge of the critique · Session 2: Absent manifests

“…all the historians of the art of traditional orientation, he suffers a trend to value excessively the effect of the books and the theories for the royal creation of the art and the architecture…” Sybil Moholy-Nagy about Reyner Banham The first half of the 20th century was a period where the manifests proliferated in a horizon of historical and social […]

Modern architecture | bRijUNi
01-03-2013 3 Comments

Modern architecture | bRijUNi

The modern thing, or probably the new thing, always has happened for being something good. One wanted or was chasing to be modern, or it to seem, until it fell down in the account of which the modern thing was yesterday and which the sigh of the present was inasible, and the aspiration of modernity, also. The history and the […]

The perverse privacy | bRijUNi
30-10-2012 3 Comments

The perverse privacy | bRijUNi

Concerning the year 2007 Alejandro Zaera was negotiating with the EMV the near construction of his building of social housings in Carabanchel. It can be that it was there when one informed that these common corridors that, in the style of the famous streets in the sky of the Smithson, it had raised as place of local meeting and collective […]

Disguised distances | bRijUNi
16-08-2012 3 Comments

Disguised distances | bRijUNi

[1] Some time ago, someone who was devoting himself to the organization of events of international character related to the architecture, was saying to us that there were great more people interested in speaking that in listening. Coming from someone with experience and success in this type of complex plannings us turned out to be strange because we had been […]

Question of style | bRijUNi
28-06-2012 3 Comments

Question of style | bRijUNi

It could result fun, if it was not because we are speaking of a very serious gentleman and of big prestige, read a text like which Patrik Schumacher (partner of Zaha Hadid from published does in the year 2010 in The Architects’ Journal doing an apologia of the parametric style (parametricism in English), worthy of time very ancient. The text, […]

Reflections after the COAG´s Laboratorio de Ideas | Miguel Villegas
27-06-2012 One Comment

Reflections after the COAG´s Laboratorio de Ideas | Miguel Villegas

 Since you will know already many, last week we were talking in the Laboratorio de Ideas del COAG in the Colexio Oficial de Arquitectos de Galicia headquarters in Vigo. The labor of documentation that the collaborators of the Laboratory have been and realize is extensísima and very organized, so I am not going to fall down in doing a chronicle that […]

Restructuring “Dos Leões Factory” in Architecture School in Évora | bRijUNi
12-04-2012 One Comment

Restructuring “Dos Leões Factory” in Architecture School in Évora | bRijUNi

That a teacher is the author of the building where it gives his teaching it is a luck for the pupils, as for the inspiration and motivation for the nearness of the author, and probably a risk for the teacher, submitted constant to critique on, as minimum, the suitable functioning of the building. This possibility did not intimidate the project […]

Ménage à trois:PARADOJAS OF THE COMPLEXITY, SPACES OF THE CREATIVITY
21-03-2011 50 Comments

Ménage à trois:PARADOJAS OF THE COMPLEXITY, SPACES OF THE CREATIVITY

With the end that an architect share a moment intimate, in the measure that wish, with other two people, in front of a heterogeneous audience, of such form that the architecture contaminate  of unexpected elements in front of an uncertain public, the Foundation Architecture COAM and Slaughterhouse of Madrid organise Ménage à trois. Ménage à trois Works under the following […]