Tag: investigación

Shaping Cities in an Urban Age
29-01-2019 No Comments

Shaping Cities in an Urban Age

Where will I live in fifty years? What are the advantages and disadvantages of residing in a city? How will cities change and evolve in that time and how should planners prepare for that evolution? For all those who are interested in these issues, whether students, academics, professionals or readers in general, Phaidon’s new book, Shaping Cities in an Urban […]

Maite Sainz de la Maza Benet - Macari de Torres Mestres · Fetdeterra | Innovative Earth Projects and Products
10-01-2019 No Comments

Maite Sainz de la Maza Benet – Macari de Torres Mestres · Fetdeterra | Innovative Earth Projects and Products

Today we travel to Lleida (Catalonia, Spain) to chat with Maite Sainz de la Maza, architect and Macari de Torres, geologist engineer, founders of Fetdeterra | Innovative Earth Projects and Products. They are “Technical specialists in land architecture and accredited consultants in eco-innovation, product design and technological development.” They have worked with users, technicians and manufacturers since the first phases of […]

XI BIAU - Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial
27-12-2018 No Comments

XI BIAU – Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial

The CALL FOR WORKS FOR THE XI IBEROAMERICAN BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING IS NOW OPENO (XI BIAU). The biennial will be held in Asunción (Paraguay) in October 2019 and will show the way of living in Latin America from everyday life. Last Monday, December 17th, Casa América was presented, coinciding with the celebration of the II Ibero-American Congress […]

Facile Things, the ultimate solution for true GTDers
25-09-2018 No Comments

Facile Things, the ultimate solution for true GTDers

Today, almost everyone has the feeling that there are not enough hours a day to do it all. Work tasks grow and grow. There are also things to do at home, and commitments to family and friends. And the things we want to do because we like them or because we feel like it. The agendas and task lists of […]

Asana
11-09-2018 No Comments

Asana

Asana es una aplicación web y móvil diseñada para mejorar la comunicación y colaboración en equipo. Fue desarrollada por el co-fundador de Facebook Dustin Moskovitz y el ingeniero Justin Rosenstein, que tenían, entre otras ocupaciones, mejorar la productividad de los empleados de Facebook. Asana dice ser usada por decenas de miles de equipos, incluyendo empresas como Twitter, TicToc Studio, Foursquare, LinkedIn, Disqus, Airbnb, Rdio, AdParlor, Flapps y […]

Interview with Marina Otero Verzier, woman architect
15-06-2018 No Comments

Interview with Marina Otero Verzier, woman architect

“A society grows and progresses when the elders plant trees knowing that they will never sit in its shade”. Freespace Manifiest On May 25, the XVI Venice Architecture Biennale was inaugurated and will remain open until November 25 with the Irish commissioners Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara as the most responsible and that takes place in the venues of Giardini […]

Genially
27-03-2018 No Comments

Genially

“The tool to create interactive experiences of communication in that they inspire love to your hearing. He reports, educates and hooks since you it have never done. It is a moment to give him life to your contents.” Geniallyis a web free tool that allows to support the process education learning across the creation of educational resources as infografías, posters, […]

International congress of architecture and urbanism. EURAU18 Alicante
20-02-2018 No Comments

International congress of architecture and urbanism. EURAU18 Alicante

It organizes the Qualifications of Architecture of Alicante, under the title: Retroactive investigation. The capacity of the Architecture to question and extend the limits of other disciplines. An investigation to interdiscipline of the architecture is something that the company claims of our profession, and that precisely now, still enclosed in an economic recessive process, it turns out to be the […]

Architecture of the mirage. Tests on the media city and the end of the public thing
06-02-2018 No Comments

Architecture of the mirage. Tests on the media city and the end of the public thing

It is this dedicated book. Dedicated in the sense. In the sense of the search of a logic. To investigate a logic to a mirage can consist of finding merely optical effects caused by unusual positions of air masses of different temperature, which combine the light that comes from the objects with that one other one that is refracted of […]

From the crystal inhabitants | Pedro Hernández
24-11-2017 No Comments

From the crystal inhabitants | Pedro Hernández

“One night, the people of the mirror invaded the Earth. His force was big, but after bloody battles the magic arts of the Yellow Emperor prevailed. This one rejected the invaders, imprisoned them in the mirrors and they were imposed by the task of repeating, since in a species of dream, all the acts of the men. It deprived them […]

First Ibero-American Congress Redfundamentos. Experiences and Methods of Investigation
21-11-2017 No Comments

First Ibero-American Congress Redfundamentos. Experiences and Methods of Investigation

Los próximos días 11, 12 y 13 de diciembre, se celebrará en Madrid el I Congreso Iberoamericano redfundamentos: Experiencias y métodos de investigación. Organizado por redfundamentos, editor de la revista rita_ (Revista Indexada de Textos Académicos), contará con dos localizaciones: los días 11 y 12 de diciembre tendrá lugar en la Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (ETSAM, Avda. […]

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 […]

Libe Fdez. Torróntegui · reharq | Creative consultancy specialized in cultural heritage
28-09-2017 No Comments

Libe Fdez. Torróntegui · reharq | Creative consultancy specialized in cultural heritage

After the vacation period we take again the interviews in the section It marks with beacons. In this occasion we move up to Bilbao to chat with Libe Fdez. Torróntegui, arquitecta with posgrado in “Rehabilitation and architectural restoration” for the Technical University of Catalonia (Barcelona, 2012) and founder of reharq*. Drink she is an enthusiast of the communication who works in […]

Spaces for the education Avoid by Ediciones Asimétricas
07-09-2017 22 Comments

Spaces for the education Avoid by Ediciones Asimétricas

After the corresponding summer rest and with desire of beginning again, we bring for our readers a new drawing, in this occasion of the hand of Ediciones Asimétricas. The drawing I Spread for it her teaches it will consist of two packaging formed by four copies of the collection and that there will take to himself that reader who leaves a […]

Quattuor | Fernando M. Molina León - Sofía Urzainqui - José Rodríguez - Maite Rodríguez
26-07-2017 One Comment

Quattuor | Fernando M. Molina León – Sofía Urzainqui – José Rodríguez – Maite Rodríguez

Ephemeral architecture in the gardens the Citadel of Pamplona. “Quattuor” suggests a different way of looking. Four repeated volumes, only of a counterfoil and the intermediate space, of it are born infinite readings. Abundance and emptiness form an exterior coherent set and an interior of “streets” with not conventional limits. As four tense prisms, as if we were forcing the perspective, […]

Scanbot, app to scan
18-07-2017 No Comments

Scanbot, app to scan

Scanbot is a tool that will help us to turn PDF any document that we have to hand. Sure that in some occasion we have had the need to scan some document and we did not have to hand a scanner. But if there is something that always we are in the habit of taking above it is the smartphone, […]

Kobro and Strzemiński. Avant-Garde Prototypes
13-07-2017 No Comments

Kobro and Strzemiński. Avant-Garde Prototypes

Active from the late 1910s until the early 1950s, Katarzyna Kobro and Władysław Strzemiński produced work that was especially consistent with modernist avant-garde ideas. Touching on various disciplines, including painting, sculpture, architecture, and industrial and graphic design, their oeuvre anticipated new trends that were to reach their plenitude in the practices of later generations, such as minimalism, the Zero movement, […]

domohomo arquitectos · Forniture design
06-07-2017 No Comments

domohomo arquitectos · Forniture design

Along the history the big teachers of the architecture penetrated into the design of furniture, enclosed some of them there came companies destined for the design and the manufacture. Because of it today we move to Santiago de Compostela to know the work that they realize in domohomo. Study of architecture and design that it is born in 2011 in […]

Peña Ganchegui Prize to the Young Basque Architecture 2017
20-06-2017 No Comments

Peña Ganchegui Prize to the Young Basque Architecture 2017

The Peña Ganchegui Archive, in collaboration with the Department of Housing and Architecture of the Basque Government, convenes the PEÑA GANCHEGUI Prize to the Young Basque Architecture, aimed at architects who, individually or collectively, carry out their professional work in the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country or who have obtained in it the qualifying title for the exercise of […]

Interviews about Smart City with Domenico Di Siena
23-05-2017 No Comments

Interviews about Smart City with Domenico Di Siena

Victoria Fernández Áñez interviews Domenico Di Siena about abSmart City for an investigation that it develops for a program of Doctorate of the Technical University of Madrid. Domenico Di Siena is An Architect, Civic and Investigative Designer; his work focuses on processes for the improvement of the cities and the territories that we live. Domenico designs and develops processes and tools that […]

The IIIrd Summons Scholarship of Investigation in New York 2017
28-03-2017 No Comments

The IIIrd Summons Scholarship of Investigation in New York 2017

The Foundation Arquia, in collaboration with the Royal Academy of San Fernando’s Fine arts, calls a scholarship for the development of a project of investigation to realizing in an academic center of recognized prestige in New York, in order to create the conditions and to facilitate the means to stimulate the investigation in the area of the Architecture. A scholarship […]

Are we the project methodology afraid in architecture? | Michael Villegas
16-01-2017 One Comment

Are we the project methodology afraid in architecture? | Michael Villegas

In the last years the term has used very much processes to say to an architecture that it is interested fundamentally for the events understood like feno’menos in process. Nothing to object. Podri’a to say even that the architecture in that we are interested has much that to see with the time and the understood events hereby. The question comes […]

5th Rafael Manzano Award 2016. Enrique Nuere
20-10-2016 No Comments

5th Rafael Manzano Award 2016. Enrique Nuere

The Rafael Manzano Award is granted anually from the year 2012 to architects whose work has stood out, well in the field of the restoration or in that of the new work, for his defense of the values of the architectural Spanish traditions. It is a question of the major prize of architecture granted in Spain and owes to the […]

FORM&DATA Projects of collective housing. An anatomical review
11-10-2016 No Comments

FORM&DATA Projects of collective housing. An anatomical review

The drawing of the elephant raises the relation between structure support and forms. This interior system we know that it exists, but we are not conscious of his materiality at all time. FORM&DATA includes an anatomical review of 20 projects of collective housing, which reveals the real relation between form and internal organs and discovers the place where one finds […]

Gaudí 2nd World Congress, Barcelona 2016
20-09-2016 No Comments

Gaudí 2nd World Congress, Barcelona 2016

From October 4 to October 7, 2016 the Historical Building of the Universitat of Barcelona will receive the Second World Congress on Gaudí (Gaudí 2nd World Congress, Barcelona 2016), a biennial event organized by The Gaudí Research Institute together with the Universitat of Barcelona, where Antoni Gaudí received the Architect’s title 1878. This second edition has taken as an innovation […]

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández
05-09-2016 No Comments

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández

In 1996, Bernard Tschumi writes ‘Violence of Architecture’ –a chapter of the book Architecture and disjunction– in the one that he presents to the architecture as an element in constant tension: between the body that occupies the space and the geometry that it contains to the body. Tschumi’s dilemma does that the architect should decide if he inclines of one […]

Another education of Vienna | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
18-07-2016 30 Comments

Another education of Vienna | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

It is possible to be interesting after that an international meeting was celebrated last week in our Faculty of Architecture of the Investigation in Architecture to speak about the House Wittgenstein, which there constructed in 1929, together with his great friend and architect Paul Engelmann (1891-1965), in Vienna, Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), one of the most relevant philosophers of the century […]

12 looks::Riverside
05-04-2016 One Comment

12 looks::Riverside

“The multidisciplinary 12 looks::Riverside project promotes the creative investigation To Corunna and the Ribeira Sacra they are the locations in those who develop the initiatives.” The Vilaseco Creative Laboratory Gallery and Hijos de Rivera Corporation present the program 12looks::Riverside, a cultural multidisciplinary project that develops in two very differentiated environments, the urban one, in A Coruña, and other one rural, in […]

Kahn (A homage) | Sergio de Miguel
18-03-2016 30 Comments

Kahn (A homage) | Sergio de Miguel

The architect Louis I. Kahn (1901-1974) is born in Estonia but is carried in his first years of life to the United States where after a brilliant period of artistic restlessness studies architecture in the University of Pennsylvania, learning the precepts of the “Beux-Arts” of his teacher Paul Cret. It had no  if the bad or the good luck to […]