Tag: Josep Llinàs

Teresa Couceiro Núñez · Directora de la Fundación Alejandro de la Sota
19-03-2020 No Comments

Teresa Couceiro Núñez · Directora de la Fundación Alejandro de la Sota

Alejandro de la Sota creía que la arquitectura se hace de dentro hacia fuera. “Solo le hacía falta un sitio donde pensar”, así los cuentan sus hijos o colaboradores en las charlas que han impartido sobre el maestro pontevedrés. Para Alejandro de la Sota este espacio no era otro que su estudio ubicado en la C/Bretón de los Herreros, 66, […]

The challenge of the significance | Miquel Lacasta
27-05-2019 One Comment

The challenge of the significance | Miquel Lacasta

This suggestive title Joaquim Español gives it in the chapter 13 of Forma y consistencia.1 The book thinks brings over of a double distortion. On the one hand in many contemporary architectures still late the old phrase of Mies Van der Rohe we reject to recognize problems of form. That is to say, the architecture must be understood like it exempts […]

The CLESA Dairy Center in Madrid. Alejandro de la Sota
23-08-2018 No Comments

The CLESA Dairy Center in Madrid. Alejandro de la Sota

The CLESA Dairy Center in Madrid is one of the jewels of modern Spanish architecture and its author, Alejandro de la Sota, one of the most important architects in the recent history of Spanish architecture. The complex was on the verge of being demolished for the construction of houses, but an intense campaign in favor of its protection on the part […]

At all up to Africa | Íñigo García Odiaga
25-06-2018 No Comments

At all up to Africa | Íñigo García Odiaga

They tell that it liked to exclaim Jørn Utzon “At all up to Africa”, while it was observing the sea from the top of the cliffs where his first house places in Can Lis, Majorca. Maybe it is this expression the best way of describing the landscape in the one that places the house, since though those who have visited […]

Remembering Coderch
04-12-2014 One Comment

Remembering Coderch

The movie “Remembering Coderch” it is a portrait coral on the architect as being a human being. Directed by Poldo Pomés, he gathers the testimonies from those that worked with Coderch, which knew him, or that then have done significant contributions to the study of his work. Far from the labels, a man dear appears and respected by who they […]

“100 years with Alejandro de la Sota” in Tarragona
18-11-2014 No Comments

“100 years with Alejandro de la Sota” in Tarragona

Today on Tuesday, the 18th of November to the 16.30 h the exhibition will be inaugurated in Tarragona “100 years by Alejandro de la Sota”, produced by the collaboration of the Alejandro de la Sota Foundation. The inauguration, at the expense of the Secretary of Promotion, Ms Dña Ana Pastor Julián, places inside the acts of commemoration of 50 Anniversary […]

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita
31-07-2014 No Comments

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita

“It is not Giotto’s influence in Mondrian, is Mondrian’s influence in Giottto”. Aldo van Eyck The public of Callobre and the Arquitectura y Territorio rural annual days of the Maria Martínez Otero foundation in A Estrada. The days of Arquitectura y Territorio rural that are celebrated already for fourth consecutive year from the summer of 2011, organized by the Maria Martínez […]

Architecture and rural territory 2014
28-07-2014 No Comments

Architecture and rural territory 2014

The perception of the rural territory of Galicia as a social, constructed space, becomes clear for anyone that has looked at it with something of attention at some time. This construction of the natural thing, which is done modélica in the materiality of the traditional architecture, in the unit between the house and the agricultural labors or in the conception […]

Grafting Architecture. Catalonia at Venice
15-05-2014 No Comments

Grafting Architecture. Catalonia at Venice

The Institut Ramon Llull presents the Catalan sample inside the Eventi Collaterali GRAFTING ARCHITECTURE. CATALONIA AT VENICE REPRESENTS TO CATALONIA IN 14 ª BIENNIAL SHOW OF ARCHITECTURE OF VENICE. Catalonia will be present for the second time in the Biennial show of Architecture of Venice, inside the Eventi Collaterali, with a project comisariado for Josep Torrents i Alegre: Grafting Architecture. […]

Alejandro de la Sota. Dalla materia all'astrazione
29-04-2014 No Comments

Alejandro de la Sota. Dalla materia all’astrazione

Coinciding with the exhibition with Milan “Alejandro de la Sota: Opere e Progetti”, it presented the book “Alejandro de la Sota. Dalla Materia all’Astrazione”. The edition, at the expense of the Arquitecta and Teacher of the Technical one of Milan Orsina Simona Pierini, socia of the Foundation, assembles texts of Juan Antonio Cortés, Josep Llinás, Juan Navarro Baldeweg, José Manuel López-Peláez and […]

e n g a w a # 1 5
25-03-2014 No Comments

e n g a w a # 1 5

We you would like to present the new number of the magazine: engawa #15. For this number we have possessed Pepe Llinás’s collaboration as special guest. We hope that it is of your interest. For us it has been a complex and special number at the same time, as it explains in the publishing house: “Pepe warned me, when I […]

Barcelona Youth Hostel 2013 · Failure
24-01-2014 No Comments

Barcelona Youth Hostel 2013 · Failure

Once finished Barcelona Youth Hostel 2013 of Archallenge we want to be grateful for the effort and the dedication to all the participants in this contest and to congratulate them on the quality offered in the deliveries that they have presented. Assembled in the School of Architecture of the Vallès (UPC) there meet the integral gentlemen of the Juror of […]

Days De La Sota en Pontevedra. 1913-2013
11-10-2013 No Comments

Days De La Sota en Pontevedra. 1913-2013

Next October 20, 2013 there is fulfilled the centenary of the birth of the Architect Alejandro de la Sota. To celebrate this efeméride collaborators and experts organize a few Days concerning his person, ideas and work, of the hand of his family. In these days visits will be realized to the works that I raise in his natal city, Pontevedra, […]

Archallenge Barcelona Youth Hostel 2013 Competition
12-06-2013 One Comment

Archallenge Barcelona Youth Hostel 2013 Competition

Barcelona is one of the most studied cities of the world. Known already about length, des of Cerdà’s “Pla d’Eixample” to the present day, for being an example of investigation and innovation specially in architecture and urbanity. It is precisely in this context in which the family of contests is born for students of architecture Archallenge. In collaboration with the […]

Tectonic 37 [acoustic isolation]
16-04-2012 99 Comments

Tectonic 37 [acoustic isolation]

Acoustic isolation. The monographic topic of the last number of Tectonic, dedicated to the acoustics in the building, has appeared as a manual of solutions directed to the requirements of the new Technical Code of the Building. The theoretical content of the monograph, elaborated by Ignacio Paricio, professor of construction of the ETSAB, analyzes the strategies to reduce the transmission […]

Summons European Prize of the Public Urban Space 2012
07-11-2011 No Comments

Summons European Prize of the Public Urban Space 2012

Centre of Culture Contemporània of Barcelona (CCCB), I mentioned of l’Architecture et du Patrimoine (Paris), The Architecture Foundation (London), the Nederlands Architectuurinstituut (Rotterdam), L’Architekturzentrum Wien (Vienna), the Museum of Finnish Architecture (Helsinki) and the Deutsches Architekturmuseum (Frankfurt) summon the seventh edition of the European Prize of the Public Urban Space that will be granted on June 29, 2012 in Barcelona. […]