Tag: Fundación ICO

Imagining the Mediterranean House
05-11-2019 No Comments

Imagining the Mediterranean House

This catalog focuses on the theme of “the Mediterranean house” investigating its operational presence in a limited historical environment: the fifties. Period characterized by the decisive influence in Spain of two masters of international architecture – Gio Ponti and Alberto Sartoris – whose ideology is based on a weighted mediation between tradition and modernity. It is a cultural project of […]

Francis Kéré. Primary elements
11-10-2018 No Comments

Francis Kéré. Primary elements

  “Francis Kéré has developed innovative strategies that combine traditional construction materials and methods with modern engineering techniques, and since he founded Kéré Architecture in 2005, his work has gained great recognition, with awards such as the Global Award for Sustainable Architecture, the BSI Swiss Architectural Award, the Marcus Prize, Global Holcim Gold Award, and the Schelling Architecture Award.” Francis […]

Carlos Arniches and Martín Domínguez. The Architecture and the Life
03-10-2017 No Comments

Carlos Arniches and Martín Domínguez. The Architecture and the Life

The sample produced by the ICO Foundation, crosses the vital and professional path of one of the architects’ more creative companies of the 20th century in Spain, members of the generation of 25. The Museum ICO presents from next October 4 the exhibition: Carlos Arniches and Martín Domínguez “The Architecture and the Life”.. The sample produced by the Foundation ICO, crosses […]

“100 years with Alejandro de la Sota” in Tarragona
18-11-2014 No Comments

“100 years with Alejandro de la Sota” in Tarragona

Today on Tuesday, the 18th of November to the 16.30 h the exhibition will be inaugurated in Tarragona “100 years by Alejandro de la Sota”, produced by the collaboration of the Alejandro de la Sota Foundation. The inauguration, at the expense of the Secretary of Promotion, Ms Dña Ana Pastor Julián, places inside the acts of commemoration of 50 Anniversary […]

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg
09-10-2014 No Comments

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg

The Museum ICO presents the exhibition A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg, a sample of the work of this architect and Spanish artist of recognized international prestige. His original architectural work denotes a clear foundation in conceptual topics that have his origin in a versatile activity developed in the areas of the painting, the sculpture and the installation. This parallel dedication […]

Molezún's motorcycle | José Ramón Hernández Correa
04-08-2014 No Comments

Molezún’s motorcycle | José Ramón Hernández Correa

I have been in the exhibition about “Photography and modern architecture in Spain, 1925-1965” of the ICO Foundation inde Madrid and have felt a heap of opposing sensations. (It is that I am a writer, and the writers we say it of ” opposing sensations “, and more things). Several confused ideas: viejuna that is remaining the modern architecture, it […]

100 years with Alejandro de la Sota
15-04-2014 One Comment

100 years with Alejandro de la Sota

One hundred years after his birth, the CGAC holds an exhibition devoted to Spanish architect Alejandro de la Sota (Pontevedra, Spain, 1913 – Madrid, Spain, 1996). The show, which is organised by ICO Foundation in collaboration with the Alejandro de la Sota Foundation, reflects on the man, his work, his teaching and perhaps most relevant of all, how relevant his legacy […]