Tag: geografía

Mastery as a fundamental and physical problem of boundary and border phenomena | Luis Gil
09-12-2019 No Comments

Mastery as a fundamental and physical problem of boundary and border phenomena | Luis Gil

The movement and walking is innate to the activity of man, for various reasons, from the great migrations and movements in the search for Paleolithic hunting to the present day. A movement that was originally forced by the need to survive against the adverse nature, much earlier than the subsequent sedentary and articulation of man with the territory through the […]

Allegory of the border and the limit | Luis Gil
02-12-2019 No Comments

Allegory of the border and the limit | Luis Gil

The neoliberal actuality that we have had to live makes it difficult, like no other, to refer behaviors, events and attitudes to a stable horizon, a concrete framework that serves as an articulator, as an element of dialogue and background to the analysis of a hardly acotable contemporaneity, nothing defined and a rapid emptying of contents, whose ultimate goal seems […]

El futuro es un no lugar | Pedro Hernández
21-10-2019 No Comments

El futuro es un no lugar | Pedro Hernández

El 5 de diciembre de 2016, Amazon, el gigante de las ventas online, publicaba en su perfil de YouTube un vídeo titulado Introducing Amazon Go and the world’s most advanced shopping technology. La idea era tan sencilla como radical, y parecía sacada de una historia de una ciencia ficción, pero con un nivel de realismo que hacía preguntarse por qué a […]

RCR. El Sueño de la Villa
23-07-2019 No Comments

RCR. El Sueño de la Villa

El Arts Santa Mònica acoge la exposición “RCR. EL SUEÑO DE LA VILLA“, que reúne dos exposiciones precedentes en torno al proyecto de la Villa, un centro de creatividad compartida impulsado por la fundación RCR Bunka. Las exposiciones han sido “Sueño y naturaleza”, en el espacio expositivo Cataluña en Venecia en el marco de la Bienal de Arquitectura de Venecia 2018, y “Geografía de […]

Formats | Íñigo García Odiaga
17-09-2018 No Comments

Formats | Íñigo García Odiaga

Often one thinks that the formatos only give response to the dimensions of the sheets, the linens or the frames, establishing relations between his different dimensions. Thus the dimensions of the paper are organized to industrial level, being based on the number v2 to establish all the relations between the parts and everything. The format is understood therefore as an […]

Questions about the room | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
08-09-2017 No Comments

Questions about the room | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

The space is the distance between two bodies. The dictionary always so conclusive1. Is here the exact, fenced and seemingly objective definition of the contumacious countless one, container of everything what exists: the space, distance between two bodies. The inoffensive aspect of this geometric precision on the space, actually limits the spatial condition to the constellation of relations between his marginal […]

Platform of maps of the Autonomous government of Galicia
16-06-2016 No Comments

Platform of maps of the Autonomous government of Galicia

A new application already is available to obtain geographical information of Galicia. The Institute of Studies of the Territory (IET), in collaboration with the Agency of Technological Modernization of Galicia (Amtega), has just released this new service of the Center of Unloads of Geographical Information of the Platform of maps of the Autonomous government of Galicia. It is a question of […]

The simulated city | Marc Chalamanch
13-06-2016 No Comments

The simulated city | Marc Chalamanch

“A place can be defined as a place of identity, relational and historical, a space that cannot be defined as a space of identity not as relational not as historically, one will define not place. (…)” “Not places, spaces of anonymity”, Marc Augé The cities make up, turned into perfect images, to be able to sham for what the company […]

From the horizon (and his dissolution) | Pedro Hernández
09-05-2016 No Comments

From the horizon (and his dissolution) | Pedro Hernández

The present text is, first of all, a simple and small reflection on the exhibition ‘Statements of a negotiation’ that gathers the pictorial work of the artist Francis Alÿs and developed – until Sunday, the 16th of August – in the Museum Tamayo of city of Mexico. Some warnings go ahead. Though I admire enormously the work of the (Belgian) […]

Maps in white | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
25-03-2016 No Comments

Maps in white | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

In 1876 it was publishing for the first time “The Hunting of the Snark“, Lewis Carroll‘s poem with Henry Holyday‘s illustrations. Between a series of drawings loaded with ink, there appears as a revelation the chart “Ocean Chart”, a luck of map that includes the obligatory orientations or the scale, but without visible information in his interior: without vestiges of […]

Juan Rivas´ architecture and night landscapes | Luis Gil Pita
09-11-2015 No Comments

Juan Rivas´ architecture and night landscapes | Luis Gil Pita

I write these lines with a species of feeling fault for speaking about an artist and of his work, which I knew some time ago, and the present one to which this exhibition corresponds, because it gets used to speaking of the artistic object and of his creator to explain it, something that I believe in the bottom is totally […]

Somos Paisaxe
27-11-2014 No Comments

Somos Paisaxe

Somos Paisaxe is an initiative of spreading that tries to bring the landscapes and the persons over across the recognition of the elements that compose them, the comprehension of his dynamics and processes and the action for the putting in value of the competitive character that the Galician Landscapes have. A landscape is a space that is perceived and we […]

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita
31-07-2014 No Comments

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita

“It is not Giotto’s influence in Mondrian, is Mondrian’s influence in Giottto”. Aldo van Eyck The public of Callobre and the Arquitectura y Territorio rural annual days of the Maria Martínez Otero foundation in A Estrada. The days of Arquitectura y Territorio rural that are celebrated already for fourth consecutive year from the summer of 2011, organized by the Maria Martínez […]

Interative Geographies: Produces landscapes in the metropolitan area of Barcelona
23-07-2014 No Comments

Interative Geographies: Produces landscapes in the metropolitan area of Barcelona

The Technical Top School of Architecture of the Universitat Internacional of Catalonia (ESARQ-UIC) inaugurates an exhibition in the Room National Oval del Museu d’Art of Catalonia (MNAC) on Montcada-Besòs’s metropolitan territory from the works of end of degree of the pupils of architecture. It is a question of 31 projects that they take as an aim the transformation of the […]

Geobide
08-07-2014 No Comments

Geobide

The suite of products for the consultation, analysis and maintenance of geographical information of Tracasa, presents his improvement and renovation with three innovations. The first one and more importantly it is that Geobide Suite happens to be free and the user will unload, for the first time, four tools that compose it in a joint way: Geobide Builder, Geobide Converter, […]

I Deal online " Habitat to Human Scale "
24-02-2014 No Comments

I Deal online ” Habitat to Human Scale “

DHabitat is a project of Education for the Development, which it is born in the Technical Top School of Architecture of the University of To Corunna in consortium with the association Architect Sen Fronteiras and with the economic support of the Autonomous government of Galicia of Galicia. Between the formative activities and of awareness that they form a part of […]

POSTsuburbia. Rehabilitation of residential monofunctional urbanizations of low density
18-11-2013 No Comments

POSTsuburbia. Rehabilitation of residential monofunctional urbanizations of low density

The book Postsuburbia, ensued from the investigation coordinated by Zaida Muxí in the Technical Top School of Architecture of Barcelona. This one is a manual for the rehabilitation of the residential monofunctional environments centred on the life of the persons. The actions are directed to improve the autonomy, the safety and the equality of opportunities between the different persons who […]

Housing Design. A Manual
04-09-2013 No Comments

Housing Design. A Manual

Already I know that you will think many that to write today a manual for the design of housings is a company satiate complicated. Nevertheless Housing Design.  A Manual, he proposes an approximation tipológica complete but concise that summarizes good part of the knowledge of the discipline on the part of the architectural Dutch school. Precisely his publication in English […]

Le Corbusier and Greece · Panayotis Tournikiotis
11-07-2013 No Comments

Le Corbusier and Greece · Panayotis Tournikiotis

In the picture of the program of Conferring of doctorate in Architecture of the Top Technical Institute of Lisbon, it is glad of inviting them to the conference of the teacher Panayotis Tournikiotis titled “Le Corbusier and Greece” that will take place in the audience VA1 on July 12 to them 11.30h noticing of the best way the closure of […]

"The studies of Planning and Management for the Desearrollo Territorial in Galicia"
07-05-2013 No Comments

“The studies of Planning and Management for the Desearrollo Territorial in Galicia”

Next Wednesday, the 8th from May to 20 a.m., it will take place in the Lounge of Degrees of the Faculty of Economic of To Corunna, the chat / colloquium “The studies of Planning and Management for the Desearrollo Territorial in Galicia”, in that there will take part Rubén C. Lois (Professor of Geographical and Regional Analysis of the USC) […]

‘Xentes, espazos e Lugares’. Meeting with Juan Herreros
23-10-2012 No Comments

‘Xentes, espazos e Lugares’. Meeting with Juan Herreros

Inside initiatory “Xentes, espazos e Lugares“, a program related to the Proxecto Terra, of spreading and not ruled formation promoted by the Architects’ Colexio of Galicia, next Friday, the 26th of October will take place in the cultural Center Novacaixagalicia in Santiago, a meeting with Juan Herreros, with the title of “Urban Geography: Projects that do cities“. ‘Xentes, espazos e […]

Notebook of New York (y VII) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
16-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (y VII) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from… Last day of the trip coincided with the visit to the Museum of the City, a building near the Guggenheim projected in 1932 by Joseph H. Freedlander with an neocolonial architecture neocolonial so different from the concebida for Wright in the first half of century. There, like a magnificent closing of the voyage, there was showing himself the sample The […]

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from In the book Great Streets, Allan B. Jacobs dedicates the second part to compiling a series of «streets that they teach». Between them the Fifth Avenue, at a height of Central Park. Jacobs aims that «Both the park and the street seem of easy access». Concerning the Fifth Avenue they turn out to be different of the principal museums of New […]

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from The fingerprint of the teachers remains indelible in the plot of New York. To the distant and passionate presence of Le Corbusier, from his provocative initiation visit of up to his retreat with the disenchantment for the building of the UN in 1947, adds those of other teachers, between them both paradigms of the architectural modernity. Frank Lloyd Wright […]

Notebook of New York (IV) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
06-07-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (IV) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from The High Line supposes the meeting with the city of the 30s – decade in the one that constructed the air line of railroad herself to avoid the dangerousness of sharing the street with the pedestrians – and the Nueva York of the 21st century, when the routes – in disuse from 1980-were claimed by the citizens. It is […]

Notebook of New York (III) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
21-06-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (III) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from For Le Corbusier, the skyscrapers of New York were too small. – they are not big enough – he said, answering to the journalists who interviewed it in the MoMA, within a few hours of his arrival to the United States in 1935. Surprised by the observation, they will attend to the explanation of the architect, developed later […]

Notebook of New York (II) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
17-06-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (II) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from Geography and geometry have been intimately joined from the origins of the urbanism. Across the geometry the planning of the cultures became simple, and also the construction of the city. The plot reticulada not only allows the control of the present – and the assumption of the past – but it shelters the future growth, theoretically immensely. The […]

Notebook of New York (I) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
16-06-2012 2 Comments

Notebook of New York (I) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

The trip to a city known always is a fascinating experience. Even more if it is a question of a destination chased for time, which visit turns into an ansíada put and, at the same time, in the beginning of new reflections and trips in the space and the time, that they extend and recall the own experience. These days […]

Urbanalización
08-08-2011 982 Comments

Urbanalización

This book does an accurate diagnosis of the recent evolution of some global processes of urbanization that he analyzes together. His author uses for it the tools you will discipline that they correspond to an eminently sociological and geographical perspective. Using rhetorical resources related to the invention of new words, since territoriantes or the same urbanalización, they describe and make […]

A cidade Intuida. Juan Domingo Santos
25-11-2010 38 Comments

A cidade Intuida. Juan Domingo Santos

Xeografías urban. To cidade intuited” Is a workshop that it takes place for the Concello of Santiago in which is expected to debate and to propose as they should be outer spaces of the city of Santiago in the year 2021 (next year Xacobeo). These working groups carry out several feedback session meeting in which debates are produced with some […]