Tag: Italia

Imagining the Mediterranean House
05-11-2019 No Comments

Imagining the Mediterranean House

This catalog focuses on the theme of “the Mediterranean house” investigating its operational presence in a limited historical environment: the fifties. Period characterized by the decisive influence in Spain of two masters of international architecture – Gio Ponti and Alberto Sartoris – whose ideology is based on a weighted mediation between tradition and modernity. It is a cultural project of […]

Botas Ghirlanda → Malaparte → Godard → Cavani | Jorge Gorostiza
04-10-2019 No Comments

Botas Ghirlanda → Malaparte → Godard → Cavani | Jorge Gorostiza

Recently, surfing the net, I found the picture Gulf of Capri, which Juan Manuel Botas Ghirlanda painted in the first decade of the last century and whose reproduction attached on this text. It is curious that the pictures and almost everything, is now seen more on the screens than in reality, although the impression is not the same. When I […]

Imagining the Mediterranean house. Italy and Spain in the 50s
19-09-2019 No Comments

Imagining the Mediterranean house. Italy and Spain in the 50s

“What is the Mediterranean? A thousand things at the same time, it is not a landscape, but innumerable landscapes. it is not a sea, but a set of seas.” Fernand Braudel, 1985 The exhibition Imagining the Mediterranean house. Italy and Spain in the 50s on the theme of “the Mediterranean house”, investigating its operational presence in a limited historical environment: […]

I International Forum of Construction with Wood 2019
30-04-2019 No Comments

I International Forum of Construction with Wood 2019

The 1st International Forum of Construction with Wood arrives in Spain, organized by the FORUM HOLZBAU platform. The next International Forum of Construction with Wood, organized by the Forum Holzbau platform, in collaboration with the Chair of Wood of the University of Navarra, will be held on 23 and 24 May 2019 at the Baluarte Conference Center (Pamplona). It is […]

Lucas Masen, Lucas Maasen, Lukas Massen, Lucas Mazen… | Elías Cueto
28-12-2018 No Comments

Lucas Masen, Lucas Maasen, Lukas Massen, Lucas Mazen… | Elías Cueto

In the work of Lucas Maassen chairs are almost everywhere and are accompanied by interesting reflections on the processes that give shape, meaning or intensity to objects. From the manufacturing process to the process of assessment or perception of a design by society, the consumer, etc. The last work of the Dutchman is Maasen & Sons, a chair design in […]

A 100 Chairs in 100 days | Xosé Suárez
20-07-2018 No Comments

A 100 Chairs in 100 days | Xosé Suárez

The project “A 100 Chairs in 100 days” by the Italian designer Martino Gamper focuses on the idea of manufacturing unique objects from other pre-existing and discarded objects. The project consists of the construction of 100 chairs in a period of time limited to 100 days with the remains of others collected for years on the streets of London. The […]

Moneo, from the idea of front | Marcelo Gardinetti
06-01-2017 No Comments

Moneo, from the idea of front | Marcelo Gardinetti

Incorporated into a determinant plot of the local identity, Rafael Moneo‘s intervention for the town hall of Murcia achieves his contextual agreement by means of the observance of the protagonism of the buildings that compose the historical heart of the city up to reaching a complementación without fractures. The Moneo´s operation around it is focused in heightening the existing architectures, […]

The Unremovable Ship | José Goñi
12-02-2016 No Comments

The Unremovable Ship | José Goñi

Comparing it what it represents, little it is necessary to say technically on “Le Vele” of Scampia. They were constructed between 1962 and 1975 by the architect Francesco Di Salvo, who died in 1977 and Le Corbusier followed in his construction some of the guidelines. Le Vele they are 4 buildings of big dimensions arranged in his front with terraces […]

The shipwreck | Sergio de Miguel
20-07-2015 43 Comments

The shipwreck | Sergio de Miguel

“L´Architecttura, in quanto arte, è fenomeno felice, rarissimo e personale.” Adalberto Libera 1. As it want to that we look seeing what others saw a lot before that we and that walk stepping the stepped of others, could not by less than sobresaltarme when contemplating the surprising figure, found by chance in a recóndita Mediterranean coast, of a wonderful sailboat […]

We | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
10-07-2015 No Comments

We | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

«The only way that we still have to manage to be big, even inimitable if it is possible, is that of the imitation of the Former ones; what someone said of Homero, namely, that to learn to understand it well is to learn to admire it, costs equally for the works of art of the Former ones, especially those of […]

Building instructions for Sedia 1 chair by Enzo Mari
18-12-2013 No Comments

Building instructions for Sedia 1 chair by Enzo Mari

Enzo Mari is born in Nonrod in 1932. Artist and designer, in the first years 50 is present at Bella Artes de Brera’s Academy, in Milan and he dedicates to studies ” on the psychology of the vision, on the programming of perceptive structures and on the methodology of the project “.

FIERA Award 2013 · Tectónica
12-11-2013 No Comments

FIERA Award 2013 · Tectónica

In the frame of the Fair IV International of Publishing houses and Magazines of (FIERE) Architecture, celebrated in the University of Navarre it has been done delivers on November 7, 2013, of the Prize F.I.E.R.A. of Architecture, in his third edition to Tectonic. The award, of international character and possibly the only one of this area, recognizes the major contributions […]

(in brackets) (III) | Jorge Rodríguez
14-10-2013 One Comment

(in brackets) (III) | Jorge Rodríguez

(in brackets) (II) | Jorge Rodríguez Beginning of June. A morning of heat, strong wind of the South. Scirocco. Putting the sight out in the western part Monastir’s profile is guessed. It is that to want to see. Scarcely 70 Km separate us from the African continent. Lampedusa is a marvel. If we travel the island we discover that his […]

(in brackets) (II) | Jorge Rodríguez
12-07-2013 No Comments

(in brackets) (II) | Jorge Rodríguez

(in brackets) (I) | Jorge Rodríguez With the arrival of the first weeks of heat, I decided to move to Campania to the meeting of a few good friends. A luck of Grand Tour inversely, always in train. To cross Messina’s strait and to notice as so much the landscape as the infrastructures they leave this African magic that infects […]

Laboratorio Narni · progettare il paesaggio storico urbano
06-06-2013 No Comments

Laboratorio Narni · progettare il paesaggio storico urbano

The cultural identity and the material goods of our historical cities are fundamental elements for a future shared and sustainable of the Old Continent: project the conservation, the transformation, the recycling, directing the politics to the active participation in the dynamics of the contemporary life, is the challenge that have in front for the next years. Of a special way […]

Architect Clorindo Testa (1923-2013) | Martín Marcos
15-04-2013 2 Comments

Architect Clorindo Testa (1923-2013) | Martín Marcos

A creator between Apollo and Dionysus Though born in Naples, Italy and come to the Argentina at the age of five; Clorindo Testa was an overcoat a man of Buenos Aires. A flaneur porteño. Dazzling architect and brilliant artist was a product of an educated and passionate city, of there his principal qualities were nourished and extracted. Formed in the […]

Intersection | Antonio S. Rio Vázquez
08-03-2013 2 Comments

Intersection | Antonio S. Rio Vázquez

«With the last liras and the kilometric one I go out of the Termini of Rome and, of a pull, come to Corunna. Have seen and ear, I have done, have learned» Andrés Fernández-Albalat All way should take to us – at least except some time – to Rome. And there, possibly, the way happens for the Termini station. «An alone main […]

Exhibition The Woman Constructs
08-03-2013 No Comments

Exhibition The Woman Constructs

Thursday On March 14, 2013, from 7 p.m.. Included inside the Festival of Women’s Looks. This itinerant exhibition presents works constructed by three generations of women arquitectas. It has crossed diverse countries as Spain, Italy, The Lebanon and Netherlands, shaping an alive and dynamic offer on having incorporated new projects in each of the places that he visits. Far from […]

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 […]

2G N.62 Stefano Boeri
16-07-2012 3 Comments

2G N.62 Stefano Boeri

Stefano Boeri is one of few studies of international resonance that has could conquer the intrinsic difficulties to the difficult situation that presents Italy for the studies of architecture and do of them a virtue. His path like architect has been accompanying of a commitment on the education, the critique, the edition, the politics and the cultural agitation, and there […]

Eltono. Line and Surface
02-05-2012 5 Comments

Eltono. Line and Surface

‘ Grafiti volant, scripta manent ‘. Slightly indeed importantly in the path of an urban artist it happens when his interventions go on from the wall to the paper. When they come out the ephemeral character of the public space to last in the pages of a book. The above mentioned professional border and simultaneously existential it is the one […]

Unplugged
13-04-2012 691 Comments

Unplugged

Call: Applications are open for the first edition of the summer design workshop “UNPLUGGED”, a project by Zeroundicipiù, Cultural Association for Contemporary Architecture based in Turin. Objective: to develop a design method based on the acknowledgment and the expression of the architectonical value of construction materials. Participants will be asked to face the “little urban shelter” theme, starting from the […]

Open Studios of Architecture Venice 2012
27-01-2012 25 Comments

Open Studios of Architecture Venice 2012

Across an explanatory route for studies of architecture you will be able to find projects and professionals who expose his works giving space to share with other international architects an exhibition. The only opportunity to know first hand the workshops and to take contact with the architectural reality. Beside enjoying a sample the projects of the own study, I spread […]

Unfinished Spaces
12-08-2011 28 Comments

Unfinished Spaces

Tuyomasyo Art presents Unfinished Spaces (Unfinished Spaces) – trailer. A documentary of Alysa Nahmias and Ben Murray. This video was realized by Alysa Nahmias and Ben Murray, the directors of a documentary, ” Unfinished Spaces (Unfinished Spaces), ” on the National School of Art of Cuba. Unfinished Spaces I end in 2011. This short video with images of the movie […]

The Conquest of the Horizon
17-06-2011 31 Comments

The Conquest of the Horizon

After the approval of the urban expansion of Santiago, an arduous polemic has been provoked by different visions concerning the urban growth of the city. The gesture of the PRMS 100 of changing the use of soil of agricultural hectares into peripheral areas, demonstrates the displacement of the constructed limits and there reaffirms a model of potentially horizontal growth. In […]

JAE in Roma
02-02-2011 24 Comments

JAE in Roma

The Young exhibition Spanish Architects – JAE, organised by the Ministry of the House and the Government of Spain, with Jesús Mª Aparicio Cooked (professor title of Architectural Projects of the Upper Technical School of Architecture of Madrid) like commissioner and Jesús Donaire García of the Muslim (professor assistant of Architectural Projects in the University of Columbia, New York) like […]

Made expo
28-01-2010 782 Comments

Made expo

Fiera Milano. Italy. From 3 to 6 February of 2010 The construction fairground is dedicated this year to the innovation and to the sosteníbilidad.Made expo has a wide depiction of all the field of construction and the architecture, and is accompanied of a numerous conferences program and other events. + www.madeexpo.it

Heritage. Cinema Paradiso
14-04-2009 29 Comments

Heritage. Cinema Paradiso

As almost all the vigueses, the past Christmass happened them beside my family. After the dinner of Nochebuena, already finished the desserts, have by habit see a film all together in the living room. This year the film chosen was the Italian “Cinema Paradiso”. For all that that like him a poquito the cinema and have not seen this glorious […]