Tag: Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein

Thinking the architecture (II) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
03-03-2017 34 Comments

Thinking the architecture (II) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

Article continuation of “Thinking the architecture (I)”. It is necessary to clear what can understand by ideology, a word that is used to  apply only to the politics and produces doubts applied to other human activities. I take this definition: “An ideology is the group of ideas that inciden in elder or lower degree in the characteristics of the practice […]

Another education of Vienna | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
18-07-2016 30 Comments

Another education of Vienna | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

It is possible to be interesting after that an international meeting was celebrated last week in our Faculty of Architecture of the Investigation in Architecture to speak about the House Wittgenstein, which there constructed in 1929, together with his great friend and architect Paul Engelmann (1891-1965), in Vienna, Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), one of the most relevant philosophers of the century […]

Definitions| Jorge Meijide
16-05-2016 No Comments

Definitions| Jorge Meijide

Today the thing goes of definitions, of words that define others. Defining is to delimit and if we notice of Wittgenstein‘s words “the limits of my language constitute the limits of my world”, we will test our limits and will see up to where our world comes. Let’s define for example architecture, not more not less. All the members of […]

Wittgenstein House
21-05-2013 No Comments

Wittgenstein House

This house, support of a philosophical constructed truth, stays beyond the nature and the city. It is an entity that tries to reflect the truth, and this cleanliness and objectivity is his interior content. The Neue Sachlichkeit stays inagurada simultaneously that the house, and Hartlaub and Grosz found in the Tractatus one of his intellectual supports. The house, with this […]

Cabins to think
31-01-2012 5 Comments

Cabins to think

Cabañas para pensar is a tour for those who were cabins where philosophers, novelists, poets, musicians or visual artists were moving back – out for a certain period of time, moving of his stable places of residence; or for some hours every day-. It is penetrated in this book and the serene and deep photographies that Eduardo Outeiro has done […]

The architecture of the humility
14-01-2011 1,474 Comments

The architecture of the humility

My tendency to the design and the art of the images and his sense was born of the interest for the crux of the world and of the life. Any artistic work of fret seems to have his origin in the autobiographical area of the recollections, the experiences and the personal fights. An inherent affinity exists between the world and […]