Tag: kengo kuma

Stone
29-10-2019 No Comments

Stone

One hundred and seventy examples of the most extraordinary stone structures in the world in the last 5,000 years. “The stone is not an anachronism; it’s the future”. – William Hall The stone is an extraordinary building material with endless possibilities. It can be formal and elegant, but also fun and invigorating. Imagine the beautiful pink and white marble facade […]

Arranca #Foros2019 "Identities" en UIC Barcelona School of Architecture
05-02-2019 No Comments

Arranca #Foros2019 “Identities” en UIC Barcelona School of Architecture

he cycle of conferences Forums of UIC Barcelona School of Architecture, essential annual appointment in the field of architecture, launches a new edition, with the collaboration of BBConstrumat, which will run from February 11 to May 6. Under the title “Identities”, this new call aims to contribute to the debate on the concept of identity in the exercise of contemporary […]

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 third space | Íñigo García Odiaga
08-08-2014 No Comments

The third space | Íñigo García Odiaga

The city is one of the paradigms of the human activity, and probably it is impossible to define it without alluding to the intensity of the relations, the exchanges and the connections between the citizens, that it is capable of generating. From a spatial point of view, all the legislation and all the regulations they allude only to two types […]

Contemporary tradition | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-01-2014 3 Comments

Contemporary tradition | Íñigo García Odiaga

Two things stand out deeply when Kengo Kuma approaches the work of the Japanese arquitectos. On the one hand the great quantity of projects that he has constructed in the last 10 years, all of them of the highest level, on the other hand such a radical use of the materials, or if it is preferred of the matter, as […]

Knowing Kuma
04-10-2013 No Comments

Knowing Kuma

“Starting from small things”, motto of Japanese architect Kengo Kuma, we begin to grasp the view of a man’s goal to “recover the traditional Japanese building.” From philosophy of nature and materiality to personal taste in film and music, Kuma travels to San Diego to share his influences and insight on the world of architecture with design students from Woodbury […]