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Ecological urban planning in Latin America
22-10-2019 No Comments

Ecological urban planning in Latin America

Mohsen Mostafavi, Gareth Doherty, Marina Correia, Ana María Durán Calisto and Luis Valenzuela (eds.) “Ecological urbanism is an initiative of the Graduate School of Design of Harvard University that understands the project as a synthesis capable of connecting ecology and urbanism. The initiative tries to reveal imaginative and practical methods to address climate change and sustainability in the urban environment, understanding […]

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 […]

Technical service of free Jung for automation in projects
17-03-2015 No Comments

Technical service of free Jung for automation in projects

The Spanish fial of Jung, Iberian Jung Electro puts to disposition for architects, designers, builders, installers, integrators and also for the final user, a technical free service of his electrical mechanisms and systems of control for buildings. This free support goes from the own advice of the project with solutions of automation in housings and buildings, the valuation of the […]

The IXth BIAU. New Geografías. Latin-American contexts
30-12-2014 No Comments

The IXth BIAU. New Geografías. Latin-American contexts

The newspaper of The Biennial Latin-American IXth of Architecture and Urbanism carried out in October, 2014 in Rosario’s city, Argentina, gathers 30 works rewarded in the present edition, chosen between more than 1.000 presented offers. The above mentioned works suppose a reflection of the best projects of architecture and of urban design that incorporate the contexts and the social, technological […]

Modern architecture without modern movement | Aldo G. Facho Dede
29-09-2014 No Comments

Modern architecture without modern movement | Aldo G. Facho Dede

Modern architecture without modern movement. The case of Peru. Talking with the architect Ricardo Cárdenas I gave form to the concept of which in Peru the Modern Architecture developed without Modern Movement. This sounds of the first reading less incoherent, how is it possible to detach the architecture of the movement that gives him sustenance?, in the lines that later […]

Magazine 1:100 Nº 39
13-09-2012 No Comments

Magazine 1:100 Nº 39

When we think about the relating maximums of the Argentine architecture, it is unavoidable not to think about the work of the architect Jorge Scrimaglio. This architect rosarino has been always a public inspector to his ideas and conception of the architecture, extremely compromised with his professional labor, far from any real-estate speculation or “marketinera”. The coherence in the use […]

Miraflores's Baths. Hector Velarde | Fernando Freire Forga
14-08-2012 4 Comments

Miraflores’s Baths. Hector Velarde | Fernando Freire Forga

In search of the origins of the modern architecture in Peru I thought that there existed a building that it might have meant the beginning: Miraflores’s Baths, projected by the architect Hector Velarde between 1934 and 1935. Though by the Peruvian historians this building has been catalogued inside the so called architecture – locally – as ” Style Nose ” […]

RUS, Residuos Urbanos Sólidos. Basura y Espacio público en Latinoamérica
30-01-2012 80 Comments

RUS, Residuos Urbanos Sólidos. Basura y Espacio público en Latinoamérica

The project Urban Solid Residues – RUS – is a project of public multiforme art centred on the work with the residues in Latin America, be solid, domestic, industrial or immaterial these and, especially, urban. RUS is a series of punctual linked projects, realized in ten cities and a Latin-American route, carried out by Basurama and for other cultural agents […]

Living as Form
27-09-2011 63 Comments

Living as Form

Living ace Form is a project which aim is to explore the artistic production, but that one that draws other forms of art and integrates them in the daily life, giving emphasis to the participation, to the dialog, to the community commitment and to the social activismo. The collective exhibition gathers more than 100 projects of last 20 years. Basurama […]