Tag: guggenheim

New York bridges
26-12-2019 No Comments

New York bridges

Nueva York tiene más de 2000 puentes y túneles. Varias agencias dirigen esta red de cruces, incluyendo el Departamento de Transporte de la Ciudad de Nueva York, Autoridad de Transporte Metropolitano, Autoridad portuaria de Nueva York y Nueva Jersey, Departamento de Transporte del Estado de Nueva York y Amtrak. Muchos de los túneles y puentes importantes de la ciudad han establecido o batido récords. El Túnel Holland fue primer […]

Frank Lloyd Wright. The art of constructing
29-03-2016 No Comments

Frank Lloyd Wright. The art of constructing

The documentary ” The art of constructing ” approaches in two chapters the life and work of the American architect Frank Lloyd Wright. It shows themselves some of his constructions as Taliesin (house, estate and Wright’s study) Fallingwater (House of the waterfall) and the Museum Guggenheim in New York, between others. El documental “El arte de construir” aborda en dos […]

The future belongs to Africa
13-11-2015 No Comments

The future belongs to Africa

// Making Africa  presents a great quantity of works, part d that depart from a retrospective look to the beginnings of the postcolonial age, which they pass along a wide variety of means. These works break with the conventional definitions of design, art, photography, architecture and cinema. “Making Africa: A continent of contemporary design throws a new light on Africa […]

Niki de Saint Phalle
11-03-2015 No Comments

Niki de Saint Phalle

// Last February 27 there inaugurated the exhibition Niki de Saint Phalle in Guggenheim Bilbao Museum and it will be able to visit you until June 11, 2015. The sample is organized to three bands between eel own museum, the Réunion des Musées Nationaux – Grand Palais and Niki Charitable Art Foundation. The exhibition realizes a retrospective tour on Catherine Marie-Agnes […]

Call for entries for the international ideas competition to convert 21,500 m2 of tracks in the centre of Bilbao into an underground section
31-07-2014 No Comments

Call for entries for the international ideas competition to convert 21,500 m2 of tracks in the centre of Bilbao into an underground section

Bilbao, the Basque city that is internationally renowned for its urban regeneration process sparked by Frank Ghery’s Guggenheim Museum, has convened an international ideas competition to recover 21,500 m2 occupied by the access tracks to its main station. It is the first edition of a competition specifically aimed at students and recent graduates in architecture, with a first prize of […]

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. Spain Documentales-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, […]

Ernesto Neto: the body that takes me
04-03-2014 No Comments

Ernesto Neto: the body that takes me

From the last February 14 it is possible to visit the retrospective on Ernesto Neto, one of the most excellent sculptors of Brazil, which develops in a total of nine rooms of the Guggenheim of Bilbao. During this tour for the path of the artist, who begins in porch of the museum with the piece The body that falls down and finishes […]

Inhabited architecture
25-09-2012 No Comments

Inhabited architecture

The Museum Guggenheim Bilbao will receive from the next 20th until May 19, 2013 Inhabited Architecture, a new sample of works belonging to the own collection of the art gallery, which he thinks over concerning the concept of architecture and his aptitude to suggest ” a past or a present created by us and our relations with the others “. […]

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 […]

The Architect Actor | Íñigo García Odiaga
26-01-2011 2 Comments

The Architect Actor | Íñigo García Odiaga

The Zinemaldi donostiarra projected during this his 58ª edition of the festival the documentary film How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr Foster?. A documentary film on the path of the architect Norman Foster, that visited the festival as if of a star hollywoodiense treated . That the architecture has sucumbido in front of the power of the mediático, is […]