Tag: iglesia

Underworld | Íñigo García Odiaga
14-02-2020 No Comments

Underworld | Íñigo García Odiaga

Architecture as a society has its low funds. These dark and hidden places, in which life goes differently. The refinement of luxury and pageantry have been lost in those spaces, to give importance exclusively to that which is essential. In 1957, Le Corbusier built Santa Maria de La Tourette, a floating convent on the green slopes of Éveaux, on the […]

The church of Tas, Sopuerta | Garmendia Cordero Arquitectos
24-07-2019 No Comments

The church of Tas, Sopuerta | Garmendia Cordero Arquitectos

Any change in the use of a space obviously requires a series of actions that adapt said place to the new needs that are presented beyond the implicit ones that the mere updating of it entails. On this occasion, the task of transformation was as motivating as it was exceptional: transforming an abandoned Renaissance church into a home. Throughout the […]

Unstable equilibrium | Íñigo García Odiaga
26-04-2019 No Comments

Unstable equilibrium | Íñigo García Odiaga

It is said that the classical Greek sculpture reached its maximum splendor when it began to use the contrapposto. This Italian term could be defined as the relation that the different parts of the body establish when initiating the movement. The weight of the body rests mainly on one leg, so that the corresponding hip rises with respect to the […]

Construction time | Íñigo García Odiaga
15-10-2018 No Comments

Construction time | Íñigo García Odiaga

In 1998 Peter Zumthor concluded the construction of Sogn Benedetg‘s small chapel. The Building was coming to replace the baroque church constructed in the Swiss people of Sumvitg that had been destroyed by an avalanche of snow. The original church knew of the risk to which it was exposed for what one of his buttresses had specialized himself in the […]

Sequential | Marcelo Gardinetti
16-03-2018 No Comments

Sequential | Marcelo Gardinetti

A condition emphasized in Il Redentore’s design is that it reaches the unit of set by means of a skilful disposition of autonomous parts. This quality that demonstrates in the tracing of the plant, in the succession amalgamated of volumes and in the composition stratified of front, answers to the exact balance that Palladio reaches in his maturity proyectual. Every […]

Otra charla de Oíza: Mies vs Aalto | arquitectamoslocos
12-09-2016 2 Comments

Otra charla de Oíza: Mies vs Aalto | arquitectamoslocos

“This text has the honor of having being qualified by a tuitera as “the worst article of architecture of the whole history”, which has an undeniable merit”. I am nostalgic with my years of school and with Oíza‘s chats. I am going to take again the machine of the time to evoke another his chat. Between November, four, 1982 and […]

The errant parish | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
17-08-2015 No Comments

The errant parish | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

The camp demands opened field, contingency and movement. His fragility, lightness and horizontal condition, has spread out of analogous form so much in the military campaign as the vacation accession, both in the emergency and in the fair or the circus. The camp fascinates for his capacity of nomadism and his ephemeral vocation of alteration of the landscape: it fascinates […]

Spaces to learn. Architecture and Teaching (VI) | Raquel Martínez - Alberto Ruiz
12-05-2014 No Comments

Spaces to learn. Architecture and Teaching (VI) | Raquel Martínez – Alberto Ruiz

The architectural model of the Free Institution of Education Previously we have mentioned the influence of the Catholic Church in the educational system. This relation between Church and Education is not properly of influence, but of authentic monopoly in these years. In 1875, one circular letter of the secretary of Promotion he was warning the rectors of university of the need of […]

Repair of the structure of cover and construction of new vault of the church of San Salvador of Taragoña | Pernas Varela Arquitectos
27-11-2013 No Comments

Repair of the structure of cover and construction of new vault of the church of San Salvador of Taragoña | Pernas Varela Arquitectos

Se renueva la bóveda interior de la iglesia parroquial de San Salvador de Taragoña en Rianxo. La necesidad de la obra se origina por el fallo estructural de la bóveda existente, de tabicón de ladrillo hueco doble, que presentaba deformaciones en su geometría y una grieta que la recorría a lo largo de toda la nave principal. Esta bóveda había […]

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”
02-08-2009 44 Comments

Heritage. Maris Stella, the “torn churc”

In Orcasitas, inside Pradolongo’s park there is a ruin that stands out for his unexpected presence and for his lamentable condition. The oldest of the zone know her for the torn church. During the Civil war it suffered damages and in these moments there is fallen of badly preserved that is. The church is called Maris Stella and it was […]