Tag: Galicia

House in Mera | Patricia Sabín – Enrique M. Blanco
04-12-2019 No Comments

House in Mera | Patricia Sabín – Enrique M. Blanco

A small holiday home in Mera –Oleiros -, the result of a family with two children. A friendly environment in the natural, on an intermediate scale, in a context suitable for living on foot, but difficult in the next built. Absence of references in their environment beyond orientation. An ostensibly triangular plot, with more than seventy meters along the road. […]

Rehabilitación de vivienda unifamiliar en Miraflores | fuertespenedo arquitectos
06-11-2019 No Comments

Rehabilitación de vivienda unifamiliar en Miraflores | fuertespenedo arquitectos

La vivienda está ubicada en el lugar de Miraflores, Muros, un pequeño núcleo rural de carácter tradicional, formado por un conjunto de viviendas de piedra y un elevado número de hórreos que en su día albergaban, secaban y curaban las plantaciones de maíz. La vivienda se sitúa en una parcela de fuerte pendiente, originalmente se componía de dos volúmenes adosados, […]

ARGALLAR. Exhibition to play with architecture
03-10-2019 No Comments

ARGALLAR. Exhibition to play with architecture

A world to build and deconstruct with infinite and unlimited possibilities, through the game and through the game. This is what awaits young and old in ARGALLAR! ARGALLAR is a great compendium of games compendium based on architecture and based on a concept: the spaces of relationship generated through the game. Girls and boys playing are the exhibition itself, the […]

Recuerdos de Alejandro de la Sota
05-09-2019 No Comments

Recuerdos de Alejandro de la Sota

Talk by Manuel Gallego and Carlos Puente “Memories of Alejandro de la Sota” held at COAG Headquarters in Santiago on December 12, 2018, moderated by Carlos Quintáns.

Vari Caramés. Sites
06-08-2019 No Comments

Vari Caramés. Sites

In 2018, Fabulatorio publishes Lugares a photobook that brings together the most recent work of the photographer Vari Caramés (Ferrol, 1953), with which the artist refers to the world of his memories and the narrow line that separates reality and memory , an editorial design signed by the Desescribir Galician studio that has just been awarded a Golden LAUS awarded […]

Infant School in A Baiuca | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
26-06-2019 No Comments

Infant School in A Baiuca | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

The school is located on the edge of the urban area, where it is already confused with the rural one. And with the collective memory, physical even still, of the old industrial facilities nearby present. A series of volumes, almost childish, gather like little houses from one of the “rueiros” that follow one another a little further on. And in […]

Casa Cachóns | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
12-06-2019 No Comments

Casa Cachóns | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

A housing needs program is previously established, adjusting it until an optimal solution is found in terms of distribution, orientations and relationship between the internal surface and volume and the surface of the enclosure. To the conditioned part of the house an auxiliary open building is added continuing with the cover to two waters, the cornice height and the facade […]

A casa do taberneiro | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
05-06-2019 No Comments

A casa do taberneiro | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

The building is a traditional construction with a type of medieval origin typical of the rueiros de Santiago de Compostela characterized by the presence of its two walls pinions arranged as facades. Over time, this provision of house pine tree between medianeras was being replaced with the lift of new plants and / or the replacement of the covers by […]

Forms of design. Galicia XXI
23-05-2019 No Comments

Forms of design. Galicia XXI

‘Forms of design. Galicia XXI’, aims to build a story from the present of the creative potential of Galicia in the field of design. The idea is to project what is being done while keeping an eye on the mirror, to review what has been achieved from a symbolic point of view: the publication of the Formas de Galicia Laboratory […]

Renovation of former Espíritu Santo Hospital building for Municipal Library and Historic Archive in Baiona | Murado & Elvira Architects
16-01-2019 No Comments

Renovation of former Espíritu Santo Hospital building for Municipal Library and Historic Archive in Baiona | Murado & Elvira Architects

The new Public Library and Historic Archive is located at the former Sancti Spiritus Hospital. The existing structure was built in the XVI century behind the ex-collegiate church of Santa María. It is a two-level building embedded in the sloped historic city center with a garden and an inner courtyard. The garden had an orchard and well and the courtyard […]

Escuela infantil Santa Susana | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
09-01-2019 No Comments

Escuela infantil Santa Susana | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

Antecedentes. Estado original. La escuela infantil ocupa un edificio de Antonio Palacios construido en 1908, el “Pabellón de recreo artístico e industrial”, promovido por la sociedad del mismo nombre y que fue inaugurado coincidiendo con la Exposición Regional Gallega de 1909 de la que formó parte. El edificio contaba únicamente con dos plantas: sobre el zócalo, ciego únicamente hacia la […]

Leiro Seniors Day Center | müller.feijoo arquitectos
19-12-2018 No Comments

Leiro Seniors Day Center | müller.feijoo arquitectos

The plot on which the day center is built, very close and slightly elevated on the course of the river Avia, has a strong natural slope transformed by a system of stepped terraces called socalcos formed by walls of granite masonry, a traditional system very usual in this region of vineyards that allows to have arable land in plots in […]

Papal chairs | Elías Cueto - Xosé Suárez
16-11-2018 No Comments

Papal chairs | Elías Cueto – Xosé Suárez

The aspect and the history of the chairs of “his holiness” are illustrative of the claimed dignity to which they serve as seat. Of between the used ones for the pontiffs it emphasizes “the gestatoria”. Left definitively by Juan Paul II, it is the obliged modal in what to papal chairs it refers. Curiously, some voices indicate the interest of […]

The million-dollar machine and the joy of architecture | Luis Gil Pita
05-11-2018 No Comments

The million-dollar machine and the joy of architecture | Luis Gil Pita

On the adequacy of a public space in the Tilos. Teo 2018. Eduardo Cruz Aguiar. “I always liked to talk about architecture as fun; if it is not done happily it is not Architecture. This joy is precisely the Architecture, the satisfaction that is felt. The emotion of Architecture makes us smile, it makes us laugh. Not life”. Alejandro de […]

“Rbn Estilista” Beauty Salon | Puntocero Arquitectos
26-09-2018 No Comments

“Rbn Estilista” Beauty Salon | Puntocero Arquitectos

The order highlights the need to solve a new commercial building in a peripheral environment with a scattered fabric dominated by single-family homes without a predominant typology. It is crucial to respond to the aspirations of being an object with identity but at the same time integrated into the environment. The proposal is formalized as a rocky prism that, in […]

House C in Costa da Morte | CREUSeCARRASCO
04-07-2018 No Comments

House C in Costa da Morte | CREUSeCARRASCO

The house is located on a high ground 3.5 meters above the road. It is an area of growth of the main urban core where, over the years, 4 and 5-storey housing blocks have been appearing. The planning establishes an alignment that involves the demolition of the retaining wall of the farm and the construction of the entire front of […]

The resonance box of Daiamanti | Elisa Díaz Lorenzo
16-05-2018 No Comments

The resonance box of Daiamanti | Elisa Díaz Lorenzo

“The term RESONANCE refers to a set of phenomena related to the periodic movements in which reinforcement of an oscillation takes place. Increase of the extent of movement of a system”. LOS CUSTOMERS. Amandine and Baldomero are opposite two compatible whose immediate environment is singular and very demanding: both are musical interpreters specialists in the chamber music of the baroque […]

Clinic Dental Ferraces | as-built
09-05-2018 No Comments

Clinic Dental Ferraces | as-built

Materiality, order and lightness to give response to the dialog between the place and his most immediate environment. A place that gives content to a dental clinic and that is abstracted of the exterior chaos across the serenity that his volumetries and interior materials stamp. Used materials: – Volumetric ceiling in plates of carton plaster – Constant pavement of resin […]

Seixo 3.0 | quepasamodernoArquitectos
25-04-2018 No Comments

Seixo 3.0 | quepasamodernoArquitectos

The Angra mount is the geological set that believes in his south slope one of the faces of Barrañán’s raspberry. Bathed by the predominant winds come from the Atlantic Ocean it has like proved a set of rocky rich formations in quartz that they coexist with a dense and low vegetation. Between the skirt of the Angra mount and Barrañán’s […]

Alejandro de la Sota Pontevedra 1913 – Madrid 1996. Construirse / Construir
12-04-2018 No Comments

Alejandro de la Sota Pontevedra 1913 – Madrid 1996. Construirse / Construir

From April 6 to May 27 the rooms of temporary exhibitions of the Sexto one shelter the exhibition dedicated to the figure of the architect pontevedrés Alejandro de la Sota. The Museum adds with this great sample to the celebration of the year 2018 that the Royal Academy of Fine arts of Galicia dedicates Alejandro de la Sota Martínez’s figure. […]

Rehabilitation of one-family housing in Pontedeume's Historical Hull | Jorge Salgado Cortizas
11-04-2018 No Comments

Rehabilitation of one-family housing in Pontedeume’s Historical Hull | Jorge Salgado Cortizas

The importance that the sea can manage to have in a company, marking deeply the mentality of his peoples, his forms of life and his deep-rooted traditions, demonstrates in this small “oar” house, placed in Pontedeume’s Historical Hull. The economic precariousness that suffered the majority of the seaworthy Galician company had his logical repercussion and manifestation in the characteristics of […]

House in Sanxenxo | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos
04-04-2018 No Comments

House in Sanxenxo | Ameneiros Rey · HH arquitectos

This housing in Sanxenxo, appears initially as the second residence to be used as place of meeting. Placed in a plot in earring, with orientation north – south and conference to the ocean. The project seeks to do a domestic piece, compacts on the outside and liberated in the interior. It is located in the highest part of the plot […]

House Between-lines | OLA estudio
28-03-2018 No Comments

House Between-lines | OLA estudio

Located in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia. The house between-lines arises from the desire to systematize and expedite the constructive solutions. Our clients had a tight budget so, in a sense, we had to escape from constructive rhetoric and anything that was not essential. This home is a simple system, both implantation and constructive. Order patterns easily repeatable and without complex […]

House in Rúa da Proba | Díaz+Díaz
28-02-2018 No Comments

House in Rúa da Proba | Díaz+Díaz

Housing in ground floor in Oleiros’s municipality, which is implanted in the area considering the conditions of item of the plot, understanding the place and looking for the best orientation. The plot has an irregular plant and with a light slope towards his interior, with an access for the zone this one from the road principal one. The access from […]

Restaurant 1764 | CREUSeCARRASCO
21-02-2018 No Comments

Restaurant 1764 | CREUSeCARRASCO

From a few marvellous sketches and ideogramas in plant done by the owner, the major difficulty for him is to locate the stairs that, since in many cases, is the key of the projects of small dimension. 1764 is the inscription that exists in the lintel of the door, his year of construction. Cover of tile treats itself about one […]

Infantile school in Oza-Cesuras | bals arquitectos
13-12-2017 No Comments

Infantile school in Oza-Cesuras | bals arquitectos

To project an infantile school in a complex plot, for his accesses, his topography and dimensions but located in an environment with such a high potential, it has to make us think how we must locate ourselves in the territory. Since the place apprehends from the approximation to the new architecture and in a reciprocal way, since there have to […]

Romaño Vista Alegre Civic Center | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
22-11-2017 No Comments

Romaño Vista Alegre Civic Center | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

A compact, sober piece, which one seeks to adapt to the local scale. A civic center that pivota about an emptiness to double height; the foyer like heart of the building, place of meeting, of stay in the steps stairs, of access to the different spaces: room, computer science of multiple uses, general bathroom and offices in the ground floor. […]

Pioneering wimen architects from Galicia. Eight interviews
19-10-2017 No Comments

Pioneering wimen architects from Galicia. Eight interviews

This work gathers eight interviews to the first women dedicated to the architecture in Galicia, and the statement of the arquitectas contributes us in his professional and social context (without forgetting the personal thing), constructing a history that goes from the 40s to the current importance. There is accompanied every interview of a brief biographical annotation, a photography and a […]

Monte do Gozo swimming pools | OLA estudio
04-10-2017 No Comments

Monte do Gozo swimming pools | OLA estudio

Utilization of facilities. Before the construction of the swimming pools, the Monte do Gozo contains the space of graderío and scene for big concerts with capacity for 36.000 persons. The swimming pools there take advantage, with a small reform, the ticket office, bathroom and cafeteria of the side of west. The project, original of Alfonso Penela, he constructed these pieces […]

Restoration of Fonte da Burga in Caldas de Reis | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
20-09-2017 No Comments

Restoration of Fonte da Burga in Caldas de Reis | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

To be employed at the time and at the goods and architectures that others thought and constructed before that we, it has an after-taste to collaborate with these other architects who already are not. If Viollec Le Duc says that restoring is to return the original blood to the building, which it is called the style, also it is to […]