Tag: Juan Navarro Baldeweg

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 […]

Madrid, october 68. The Spanish experimental scene
27-11-2018 No Comments

Madrid, october 68. The Spanish experimental scene

In autumn of 2018, the Frac Centre-Val de Loire will inaugurate the first exhibition in France dedicated to the Spanish experimental scene of the 1960’s and 1980’s. The retrospective portrays the incredible adventure of the University of Madrid’s Computing Center, which brought together artists, architects, engineers, scientists and intellectuals to explore the possibilities offered by automatic computer generated calculation. These […]

The roads of water | Íñigo García Odiaga
23-11-2018 No Comments

The roads of water | Íñigo García Odiaga

The territories are generally sculpted by water. Its absence or abundance determines the appearance of the landscape in which the architectures are inserted, which are nothing more than a small obstacle in the slow flow of water along the surface of the earth. Juan Navarro Baldeweg knows it well, and summed up this idea in the installation and in the […]

Against soil. Arguments and architecture under the level zero
05-10-2017 No Comments

Against soil. Arguments and architecture under the level zero

The return processes for the memory or the past are in the habit of beginning when we notice that contradictions exist in someone of our contemporary paradigms. In this moment there arises the need to check the hypotheses and arguments from these those who are formulated, necessarily, to take sides and to react. When these contradictions became evident one presented […]

Crowdfunding. Mental drawings. Juan Navarro Baldeweg's creative universe
18-05-2017 No Comments

Crowdfunding. Mental drawings. Juan Navarro Baldeweg’s creative universe

“A lo largo de los años he venido elaborando una obra, como arquitecto y, también, como creador de piezas y pintura, en la que se pueden detectar unos motivos recurrentes, unos temas suscitados por el deseo de dar testimonio, a través de ella, de unas dimensiones esenciales que son ingredientes del medio físico que nos envuelve o que son factores […]

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 […]

Monteagudo's country house. The ruin that it remains | Luis Gil Pita
26-09-2016 One Comment

Monteagudo’s country house. The ruin that it remains | Luis Gil Pita

“Vague reflections on Juan Navarro Baldeweg’s work in Monteagudo’s ruin. A Estrada. Pontevedra.” By María Moliner, Ruin: 1. Action to a construction sink. 2. Action to any thing, material be destroyed or spiritually. 5. Remains of a sunked construction. By our particular dictionary, Ruin: 1. That one that shows again his constructive original nature, that is to say turns us […]

My home is my castle | Jorge Meijide
22-02-2016 No Comments

My home is my castle | Jorge Meijide

My home is my castle. Edward Coke formulates this known phrase, “For a man’s house is his castle”, at the end of the 16th century. In her the jurist Englishman was referring to the legal question on the legal authority of the master of the house not to stop to enter the men of the king without a reason legally […]

Bekleidung. The suits of the architecture
17-12-2015 No Comments

Bekleidung. The suits of the architecture

One century after his death, the prolific theoretical production of Gottfried Semper (1803-1879) is an object of successive rereadings. This investigation centres on the beginning: “Das Prinzip der Bekleidung in der Baukunst” (the beginning of the gown in the architecture), that it described in his more relevant work: The style (1860-1863). This beginning establishes the autonomy of the surrounding one […]

Arquia/Maestros 04 · 05 · 06
24-11-2015 No Comments

Arquia/Maestros 04 · 05 · 06

Already three copies of the edition are available for the sale 2015 of the collection arquia/maestros, produced and edited by the Arquia Foundation consisting of the recordings (audio-visual monographs) of you interview relevant architects of the contemporary architecture. The object of the collection is that out-standing teachers of the architecture transmit his thought, of alive voice, to future generations of […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (IV) | Antón Capitel
23-02-2015 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (IV) | Antón Capitel

Inside the big works of new plant there are those who, probably for ambitious, have been interrupted for lack of financing because of the economic crisis. The principal one of them is so called “City of the Justice”, to constructing in a few very peripheral areas, contiguous to the last extension of the airport of Cards, the terminus “T-4”. The […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (III) | Antón Capitel
23-01-2015 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (III) | Antón Capitel

Another public accomplishment, of the Town hall of Madrid, is not architectural but urban, and is the great linear park along the river Manzanares, called “Madrid río”, and projected and constructed by the architects Francisco Burgos, Ginés Garrido, Fernando Porras, and his equipments. It turns out impossible to forget the fact that this park is a dissimulation or alibi, a […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (I) | Antón Capitel
12-12-2014 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (I) | Antón Capitel

We can divide the public architecture of the metropolis of Madrid of last years in several evident paragraphs. Of a side, between architectures of new implantation and rehabilitations, since the above mentioned have been, logically and for fortune, so important, or more than the first ones. Of another side, between public buildings and housing, so, since it is known well, […]

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg
09-10-2014 No Comments

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg

The Museum ICO presents the exhibition A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg, a sample of the work of this architect and Spanish artist of recognized international prestige. His original architectural work denotes a clear foundation in conceptual topics that have his origin in a versatile activity developed in the areas of the painting, the sculpture and the installation. This parallel dedication […]

Small Spain. Reinventing the practice, 12+1 Experiences. AVi 163
15-07-2014 No Comments

Small Spain. Reinventing the practice, 12+1 Experiences. AVi 163

When he woke up, the crisis was still there. Paraphrasing Augusto Monterroso’s micro story, we seek shelter in the fertile territory of projects and dreams to avoid having to face the desolate state of a professional and personal landscape that has suffered a devastating tsunami, but when we open our eyes, the dinosaur of the crisis is still stubbornly with […]

Práctica Arquitectónica (I)
26-05-2014 No Comments

Práctica Arquitectónica (I)

The exposition that one presented to the participants was of thinking about his particular methodology proyectual from an approach so much professionally as academician, in order to present a wide vision on the possible strategies in the architectural production. The idea was to extend an invitation to a series of equipments of architects related in diverse critical meetings of project […]

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 […]

Arquia/Maestros 03 · Juan Navarro Baldeweg
24-04-2014 No Comments

Arquia/Maestros 03 · Juan Navarro Baldeweg

JUAN NAVARRO BALDEWEG. Interviewed by Luis Fernandez-Galiano JUAN NAVARRO BALDEWEG (Santander, 1939) is especially an artist, whose constructed works chase to uncover the same mysteries that from the adolescence approach his facilities or his linens: the gravity and the light, the matter and the meteors, the body and the landscape. In the interview in depth that Luis Fernandez-Galiano realizes, this […]

Arquia/Maestros
21-03-2014 One Comment

Arquia/Maestros

The collection arquia/maestros is a cultural program designed, produced and edited by the Foundation Arquia consisting of the recordings interviews (audio-visual monographs in DVD) realized to relevant architects of the contemporary architecture. The object of the collection is that out-standing teachers of the architecture transmit his thought, of alive voice, to future generations of architects. On March 25 h, the Foundation […]

My memories of the School of Architecture | Antón Capitel
04-10-2013 3 Comments

My memories of the School of Architecture | Antón Capitel

1. I arrived to the School of Architecture of Madrid in October of 1964. It began the plan 1964, called plan “ye-ye”, of five years and matrícula direct, without entry neither initiation, neither selectivity, neither at all. We were 1.000 the enrolled. The asignaturas were Algebra linear and infinitesimal Calculation, Physical, Analysis of Forms and general Drawing. The chair of […]

The Biennial Spanish XIIth of Architecture and Urbanism · Rewarded
02-07-2013 No Comments

The Biennial Spanish XIIth of Architecture and Urbanism · Rewarded

From his first edition the Biennial Spanish of Architecture and Urbanismo, has gone integrating a group of activities specifically related with the Architecture, organised by the diverse institutions collaborators, an itinerant exhibition that collects in each one of his editions those works that by his qualities have been merecedoras to be finalists in the Biennial and the prizes established in […]

Alberto Campo Baeza, Medalla Tessenow 2013
12-02-2013 No Comments

Alberto Campo Baeza, Medalla Tessenow 2013

Alberto Campo Baeza recibio on January 30 in Hamburg the Golden medal Tessenow, an award created in 1963 in honor of the German architect Heinrich Tessenow (1876-1950), to recognize the architects’ work with a sober and essential work. Native of Valladolid, Field studied in the Technical Top School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM), where he is A Project professor. He […]

Starts VIIIth BIAU
11-09-2012 One Comment

Starts VIIIth BIAU

The VIII Biennial Iberoamericana of Architecture and Urbanismo, that promotes the Ministry responsible for public works of the Government of Spain, starts next Monday day 10 in Cádiz with an academic program formed by conferences, colloquia, round tables and exhibitions that have like central axis the architecture to the service of the citizen. “We want to recover the consciousness that […]

VIII BIAU. Conferences
31-07-2012 2 Comments

VIII BIAU. Conferences

The Biennial show VIII Latin-American of Architecture and Urbanism, which promotes the Department of Promotion of the Government of Spain, will assemble from September 10 to September 14 in Cadiz more than 40 architects and town planners, between most emphasized from the Latin-American panorama, to think about the capacity of the architecture to improve the life of the citizens in […]