Tag: Caja de Arquitectos Foundation

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 […]

More housing for less
09-02-2016 No Comments

More housing for less

More housing for less. There exists an architecture that shows his aptitude to answer to social and cultural demands. Foreign to the bad reputation of the construction and to the exagerate budgets of certain ” major architects “, he adapts to the current context offering simple solutions to the most complex cases. And it is that a few certain conditions […]

Arquia scholarships 2016
01-02-2016 No Comments

Arquia scholarships 2016

Already one has initiated the term of inscription of arquia/becas 2016 in the web of the Arquia Foundation to take part in the following summons: · The XVIIth summons scholarships Arquia 2016 for the adjudication of 20 scholarships destined for the accomplishment of professional practices in European studies of Architecture (13 natives and 7 Europeans), · The IInd summons for […]

When the architects were gods
31-12-2015 No Comments

When the architects were gods

Numerous supernatural figures are known to quines there has assumed the edificiación of the space or the transmission of the technologies cosntructivas to the human beings. In the classic culture, Atenea, mistress of Athens, is probably the popular mas, but it was Foroneo quin “assembled for the first time in a community the inhabitants”. Likewise, Asmodeo, descendant of Adam (that […]

Bekleidung. The suits of the architecture
17-12-2015 No Comments

Bekleidung. The suits of the architecture

One century after his death, the prolific theoretical production of Gottfried Semper (1803-1879) is an object of successive rereadings. This investigation centres on the beginning: “Das Prinzip der Bekleidung in der Baukunst” (the beginning of the gown in the architecture), that it described in his more relevant work: The style (1860-1863). This beginning establishes the autonomy of the surrounding one […]

I want to be an architect
08-12-2015 No Comments

I want to be an architect

This one is a dangerous book because the one who reads it will admire the architecture, so much that surely will want to be an architect or will want to put one in his life. Alone this might transmit it someone who could not conceal that, for him, it is the profession ” nicer of the world “. This way, […]

Manuel Gallego. Architecture 1967 - 2015
01-12-2015 No Comments

Manuel Gallego. Architecture 1967 – 2015

The Foundation Barrié offers in his headquarters of To Corunna, from November 18 until April 10, 2016, a new cultural and educational project: the exhibition MANUEL GALLEGO. Architecture 1969-2015, the first retrospective of the Galician architect and National Prize of Architecture (1997). The exhibition, comisariada for the own author and designed by the architect and photographer Paul G. Picard, is […]

Arquia/Maestros 04 · 05 · 06
24-11-2015 No Comments

Arquia/Maestros 04 · 05 · 06

Already three copies of the edition are available for the sale 2015 of the collection arquia/maestros, produced and edited by the Arquia Foundation consisting of the recordings (audio-visual monographs) of you interview relevant architects of the contemporary architecture. The object of the collection is that out-standing teachers of the architecture transmit his thought, of alive voice, to future generations of […]

Prize draw  two income public presentation of the publication Siza X Siza
12-11-2015 21 Comments

Prize draw two income public presentation of the publication Siza X Siza

Today thanks to the Foundation Architects’ Box we realize a new drawing in veredes, in this occasion our readers will be able to choose to two income to enjoy the act of public presentation of the publication Siza X Siza that will take place next November 20, 2015 to the 19.30 in the Royal Academy of San Fernando’s Fine arts […]

Siza x Siza
01-10-2015 No Comments

Siza x Siza

Siza x Siza is the result of a long publishing project, in which the own Alvaro Siza chooses 6 works of between more than 400 realized ones during his professional life, more than 60 years. The architect in a deep interview at the expense of Carlos Seoane, explains the reasons of the selection as well as a great quantity of reflections […]

Vth Edition arquia/próxima 2014-2015
04-08-2015 2 Comments

Vth Edition arquia/próxima 2014-2015

The Foundation Arquia, in order to offer support to the Spanish architects in the first ten years of professional exercise presents the V Edition of the biennial program arquia/próxima: imperfect Future. Register as PRÓXIMO architect and publish in the web of the Foundation your accomplishments. They will choose to being selected by the juror of the present edition for his […]

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 […]

1st  Arquia/Real Academia de San Fernando's Fine arts Investigation Scholarships
04-05-2015 No Comments

1st Arquia/Real Academia de San Fernando’s Fine arts Investigation Scholarships

The Arquia Foundation in collaboration with the Royal Academy of San Fernando’s Fine arts, in order to stimulate the investigation in the area of the Architecture, they call a scholarship for the development of a project of investigation to realizing in an academic center of recognized prestige in New York. The aim is tries to stimulate the project accomplishment of […]

I Summons Scholarships Arquia in Undertaking and Innovation
18-03-2015 2 Comments

I Summons Scholarships Arquia in Undertaking and Innovation

The Arquia Foundation, in order to promote and to support the creation of managerial initiatives and to stimulate the innovation in the area of the Architecture, favoring the creation of working places, summons, in collaboration with Cultural Factory, 2 scholarships in Undertaking and Innovation destined to the development of a project of business in any of the fields of the architect’s […]

Paz House | Arturo Franco-Fabrice van Teslaar
18-03-2015 No Comments

Paz House | Arturo Franco-Fabrice van Teslaar

“Casa Paz”, is located in a housing development built in the 60’s, approximately 70Km. outside of Madrid. The area is considered a conventional residential zone, of no specific architectural interest, built using heterogeneous topologies and materials. The housing development, called Rio Cofio, is located on the outskirts of the village Robledo de Chavela; there at the edge of a cliff, […]

Tras el viaje de Oriente. Charles-Édouard Jeanneret – Le Corbusier
24-02-2015 No Comments

Tras el viaje de Oriente. Charles-Édouard Jeanneret – Le Corbusier

After the trip of East. In this book the famous trip to East reconstructs that Charles-Édouard Jeanneret (Him Corbusier) undertook between twenty-three and twenty-four years across Bohemia, Austria, Hungary, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Greece and Italy. The author has followed the steps of the young person Jeanneret, city for city, people for people, hamlet for hamlet, street for street, building […]

The variations of the identity. I test on the type in architecture
13-01-2015 2 Comments

The variations of the identity. I test on the type in architecture

The variations of the identity The object of this work is to contribute to a theory of the architectural project in which the idea of type is not conceived as a breeding mechanism but as a structure of the capable form of multiple developments. In this key, the project arquitectural places so far away of the invention of the form […]

Arquia/próxima 2014: FUERA
25-11-2014 No Comments

Arquia/próxima 2014: FUERA

arquia/próxima is the cultural program of the Foundation Arquia, conceived to offer support to the Spanish architects in the first ten years of professional exercise being based on the diffusion, promotion and putting on value of his accomplishments and beginning as professionals. This volume there gathers 120 accomplishments catalogued by the juror of the edition arquia/próxima 2012-2013 formed by the […]

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 […]

IV Foro arquia/próxima 2014 in Granada
21-10-2014 No Comments

IV Foro arquia/próxima 2014 in Granada

The Forum IV NEAR ARQUIA turns Granada into the major point of meeting of young architects of our country. Next Thursday, the 23rd of October, there will be celebrated in the Audience Manuel of Fault of Granada, the Forum IV Arquia Próxima, a meeting that has been consolidated as the event of reference to young architects of our country. The […]

IV Foro arquia/próxima 2014: FUERA
29-09-2014 One Comment

IV Foro arquia/próxima 2014: FUERA

El evento tendrá lugar el próximo 23 DE OCTUBRE en la ETSA de Granada. Mientras tanto puedes VOTAR tu realización preferida y ganar un lote de libros y dvds de la Fundación Arquia. La realización que obtenga mayor número de votos recibirá EL PREMIO VOTACIÓN ON-LINE que se entregará en el marco del Foro. Tienes tiempo de votar hasta el […]

Activities during the BIA
02-09-2014 No Comments

Activities during the BIA

Exposiciones, cine, concursos, talleres infantiles y visitas guiadas entre los días 4 y 28 de setiembre dentro del primer BIA Urban Regeneration Forum, la plataforma dedicada a la dinamización de la arquitectura y el urbanismo en Bizkaia · The cultural program starts on Thursday, the 4th with the inauguration of the first one of three foreseen exhibitions, the dedicated one […]

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 […]

The city is of all
15-08-2014 No Comments

The city is of all

“If the proclamation of which the city must be for all turns out to be necessary it is because one forgets often the last justification of our trade: that the architecture is not but the manifestation of a knowledge that has to be solidary and generous. Paulo Mendes da Rocha’s work is intense and risky, both for his materiality and […]

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 […]

Interior. Spanish pavilion
23-06-2014 No Comments

Interior. Spanish pavilion

Interior. Spanish pavilion. The Biennial XIVth of Architecture of Venice 2014 Catalogue of the Spanish Pavilion in the Biennial show XIV of Venice 2014 edited by the Foundation Arquia. He gathers the Interior exhibition that has carried out the equipment of the comisariado that has directed Iñaki los Abuse, formed by Inmaculate Conception And. Maluenda, Enrique Encabo y Lluis Imperial […]

IVth Edition 2012-2013 of the program arquia/próxima
19-06-2014 No Comments

IVth Edition 2012-2013 of the program arquia/próxima

The juror who met last April 28 in the headquarters of the Architects’ Box of Madrid, shortlisted 221 of 670 new accomplishments presented in the present edition and chose 120 accomplishments that were forming a part of the on-line catalogue, as well as 29 accomplishments that will be explained by his authors in the frame of the FORUM IV  ARQUIA/PRÓXIMA […]

Arquia/Maestros 03 · Juan Navarro Baldeweg
24-04-2014 No Comments

Arquia/Maestros 03 · Juan Navarro Baldeweg

JUAN NAVARRO BALDEWEG. Interviewed by Luis Fernandez-Galiano JUAN NAVARRO BALDEWEG (Santander, 1939) is especially an artist, whose constructed works chase to uncover the same mysteries that from the adolescence approach his facilities or his linens: the gravity and the light, the matter and the meteors, the body and the landscape. In the interview in depth that Luis Fernandez-Galiano realizes, this […]

DOCUMENTARQ.3 - Cycle of documentaries of architecture
22-04-2014 No Comments

DOCUMENTARQ.3 – Cycle of documentaries of architecture

From April 22 to May 28, 2014 19:00 h. Assembly hall of the Museum. Patio Herreriano. Valladolid. SpainDocumentales-Arquitectura-Sostenibilidad To approach the architecture with different eyes, with foreign looks, with the will to share different visions, which enrich the speech. We show the mixture, the heterodoxy; the teacher turned into politician understands the industrial thing close to the historical thing, the […]