Tag: habitar

The ephemeral thing, in the architecture and in the life | Cristina García-Rosales
13-12-2012 One Comment

The ephemeral thing, in the architecture and in the life | Cristina García-Rosales

To speak about the ephemeral thing is to speak about our current reality. If we abide ourselves by his definition in the Dictionary of the Spanish Language, we state that ephemeral it is: 1. Passenger, of short duration. 2. That has the duration of an alone day. For what easily we deduce that the news that we follow for Internet […]

Jacobs versus Le Corbusier | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu
17-09-2012 No Comments

Jacobs versus Le Corbusier | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu

Jacobs versus Le Corbusier The city already cannot be a place thought from the rules, but a life space from the beginning. To many years have happened since one could have stated the failure of planning the cities in the medium and long term. Probably this system was pertinent at the beginning of the 19th century where still it was […]

Forum Sociale Urbano Napoli 2012
03-09-2012 No Comments

Forum Sociale Urbano Napoli 2012

We invite local, national, and international inhabitants’ organisations, networks, and citizens, who are involved in the livability of the city and are struggling for rights related to habitat, to participate in the second Urban Social Forum (USF) in Naples, Italy, September 3-7, 2012, which will be held as an alternative to UN-Habitat’s World Urban Forum (WUF) 6. We launch this […]

The secret sea | Cristina García-Rosales
29-06-2012 No Comments

The secret sea | Cristina García-Rosales

The architect Le Corbusier carried away of the sea, was also an enthusiast of the transatlantic ones. When it realized his first trip to New York, invited by the authorities of EUUU, it did it on board of one and remained very impressed on having experimented during the voyage, that the life of a ship was differentiating very little of […]

Presentation of the book  "Deseo de Ciudad"
07-05-2012 2 Comments

Presentation of the book “Deseo de Ciudad”

We live through moments of indecisions and uncertainties, but also of new ideas that can stimulate us towards important changes. Let’s not leave us to go for the inertia and let’s bet for an architectural clear and round innovation. The groups, architects and arquitectas that appear in this book, this way do it and his works and actions can use […]

Carta abierta a Arturo Pérez Reverte, autor del artículo “Urbanismo de Género y Génera” | Cristina García-Rosales
09-02-2012 One Comment

Carta abierta a Arturo Pérez Reverte, autor del artículo “Urbanismo de Género y Génera” | Cristina García-Rosales

Mr Perez Reverte: I have read yesterday in his blog – of causality – the ironic article and descalificador for that we are employed at these topics, which you title “Urbanismo de Género y Génera”. I write to him as arquitecta, as expert in kind and city and since socia founder of the Association The Woman Constructs, association in which I […]

Spanish Dream
09-01-2012 950 Comments

Spanish Dream

SPANISH DREAM is a project of the group Cadelasverdes that proposes a critical reflection on the economic crisis and his consequences. At present we are present at a situation that is provoking serious economic imbalances in the whole world. In Spain, especially, this circumstance has met accentuated by the famous real-estate bubble. The idea refers to the American Dream as […]

Conference Dosmasunoarquitectos
26-03-2010 627 Comments

Conference Dosmasunoarquitectos

Interview with the architect of Madrid Néstor Montenegro, that next to Lina Toro and Ignacio Borrego form the studyDosmasunoarquitectos. In this conversasion talk on the meaning of dwelling, on of the education of the architecture, the relationship architecture and society, the property publishes, the access to the property, the price of the floor, the promotion of change processes in the […]

“habitar” | Marta Iglesias
16-02-2010 36 Comments

“habitar” | Marta Iglesias

Meter gallery. Santiago de Compostela. Until 27 February 2010 Marta Iglesias (Madrid, 1951). Splitting of a personal interest, the artist ponders from the curiosity on built and inhabited spaces. In an apparent formal simplicity skulks a long work process and experimentation based on a plane disintegration process and bodies and in a chromatic development that rhythm prints and dynamism, both […]