Tag: Jean Nouvel

El tiempo del lobo | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
08-05-2020 No Comments

El tiempo del lobo | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

“Vivimos en un mundo crepuscular, pero tan brillante y poético que llega a confundirse con una nueva aurora. Sin embargo, la aceleración de las comunicaciones, las múltiples conexiones en red, la circulación incesante de personas, de mercancías y de información escapan a todo control”. Paul Virilio Existe en la mitología del norte de Europa un concepto denominado el tiempo del […]

Bunkerized architecture | Íñigo García Odiaga
31-05-2019 No Comments

Bunkerized architecture | Íñigo García Odiaga

Paul Virilio was born in 1932 and grew up in Nantes, where at the age of eight he witnessed the arrival of the Germans, and at eleven the destruction of the city under a shower of bombs from the allies. At the end of the war he discovered the sea at the same time as peace, since the coast due […]

Ando. Complete Works 1975–Today
20-11-2018 No Comments

Ando. Complete Works 1975–Today

This fresh and incisive overview of Tadao Ando’s oeuvre spans from his beginnings in 1975 to today. Through photographs and architectural drawings, the XXL-sized tribute sheds light on the Modernist master and includes such new projects as the Shanghai Poly Grand Theater and the Clark Center at Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Discover the completely unique aesthetic of Tadao Ando, the only architect ever to have won the […]

Destination Architecture
25-01-2018 No Comments

Destination Architecture

Destination Architecture is the definitive guide of trip for architects, arquituristas and travelers, includes 1.000 of the most attractive structures of the current importance, created by the best architects of the world. This innovative collection is an incomparable resource to explore the best culture constructed of the current importance in all the continents. With his extensive experience, Phaidon has created […]

Nomadic homes. Architecture in movement
04-01-2018 No Comments

Nomadic homes. Architecture in movement

Nomadic homes come in all shapes and sizes. They are for the wealthy and the poor, the trendy and the out-of-luck. Changing one’s place of residence is an endeavor that is as old as humanity, for reasons of season, or, more recently, to better occupy leisure time. Written and edited by Philip Jodidio, this volume with illustrations by Russ Gray contains some […]

Black: Architecture in Monochrome
07-12-2017 No Comments

Black: Architecture in Monochrome

An innovative look to the beauty and the showiness of the black architecture throughout thousand years. Black: Architecture in Monochrome is a fascinating study on the intensity, the force and the mysticism of the black color in the world of the construction. The black, which hoards a great cultural and historical importance – already is like a symbol of transgression, […]

Urbanismo Lento | Íñigo García Odiaga
11-11-2016 173 Comments

Urbanismo Lento | Íñigo García Odiaga

The construction of the city was historically a process slow and based on the apilamiento of strata. On the Roman city the medieval one was arising, Arabic or Jewish later and of chronological form all the urban forms typical of every epoch. In the middle of the 20th century, it gave beginning for against an expansive urbanism, of unlimited growth. […]

The Architecture of David Lynch. Richard Martin
23-07-2015 No Comments

The Architecture of David Lynch. Richard Martin

From the Red Room in Twin Peaks to Club Silencio in Mulholland Drive, the work of David Lynch contains some of the most remarkable spaces in contemporary culture. Richard Martin’s compelling study is the first sustained critical assessment of the role architecture and design play in Lynch’s films. Martin combines original research at Lynchian locations in Los Angeles, London and […]

5th edition Is Arch Awards for architecture students
02-02-2015 No Comments

5th edition Is Arch Awards for architecture students

The Is Arch Award for students of architecture comes to his fifth edition. They are a few international prizes directed students of architecture. Is Arch is born of the worry of two students of architecture of the technical Top School of Architecture of Barcelona of the Technical University of Catalonia (ETSAB) and believe themselves with the purpose of forming a […]

5º IS ARCH Award for students of architecture
27-11-2014 No Comments

5º IS ARCH Award for students of architecture

The prizes Is Arch for students of architecture comes to his fifth edition. Until February 16 they can present the projects, academic works realized inside the university frame, and three winning projects will distribute 6.000 € in prizes. The juror is formed by architects of international studies as Foster and partners, Ateliers Jean Nouvel, OMA, Benedetta Tagliabue or Kengo Kuma […]

The Competition
27-12-2013 No Comments

The Competition

After gaining a contest of international very important architecture, after a process that was alike a movie of suspense, Ángel Borrego Cubero decides to do a documentary on contests, a practical appellant in the world of the architecture. During the last four years, it devoted himself to find, to document and edit in format of movie the intense work that […]

Star Trek and Norman Foster | Jorge Gorostiza
05-05-2013 No Comments

Star Trek and Norman Foster | Jorge Gorostiza

A few months ago I wrote an entry on the cartel of the Los últimos días movie in that was appearing the Agbar Tower by Jean Nouvel and enough before I published another entry on the persistence of the Gherkin Building  in the alternative reality where La brújula dorada. Now looking held up one of caterls of Star Trek into Darkness, I have […]

Eduardo Souto de Moura, Wolf Price 2013
22-01-2013 No Comments

Eduardo Souto de Moura, Wolf Price 2013

The Foundation Wolf, a non-profit-making institution with headquarters in Israel, grants from 1978 his prizes to scientists in five categories – agriculture, Chemistry, Mathematics, Medicine and Physics-, and one to artists, rotating between the disciplines of Architecture, Music, Painting and Sculpture. In this category of the Arts, the last edition has rewarded the Portuguese Eduardo Souto de Moura, from whom […]

Viena | Jorge Gorostiza
24-08-2012 719 Comments

Viena | Jorge Gorostiza

I have been almost one week in Vienna and do not refuse to count any aspects related to the cinema and the architecture: Badly that have aged the postmodern buildings, which already when they were constructed someone it named «ruins of the future», the best example is the one that Hans Hollein designed in front of the cathedral, certainly, with […]

The garden of the contemplations | Íñigo García Odiaga
05-06-2011 39 Comments

The garden of the contemplations | Íñigo García Odiaga

The architecture of the pavilions, of the small facilities is in the habit of producing very extreme results, or they generate projects of incalculable value on those who will be debated for years or on the contrary they present noisy failures.  The ephemeral of these constructions, his symbolic value and the lack of specific uses to sheltering, contribute to the […]

Interview Jean Nouvel
18-02-2010 37 Comments

Interview Jean Nouvel

Interview of the chain Euronews to the French architect Jean Nouvel, where he analyzes brief his work. The French architect Jean Nouvel is one of most considered of the world. Award winner in 2008 with the prize Pritzker, the most important in his profession, Nouvel took part at the beginning of February in the last edition of He Imagines, the […]