Tag: Luis Barragán

Spazialismo | Miquel Lacasta
06-04-2018 No Comments

Spazialismo | Miquel Lacasta

I do not remember the year, but yes that I remember that it was a winter. I opened a suspicious book of the library of the university, very well supplied of nooks and wrong books, and thought the image that it illustrates this post, Concetto Spaziale Attese, 1968. In these times it was walking obsessed with Barragán, not specially at […]

Thinking the architecture (I) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
24-02-2017 No Comments

Thinking the architecture (I) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

The desire to confirm points of view on what it is necessary to to do has been done loudly between architects in the last three decades. In some academic means this desire turned as for study, is named (incorrectly) A Theory of the Architecture. That would be a body of ideas, concepts, points of view, which seek to explain the […]

Interview William J. R. Curtis (II) | bRijUNi
27-01-2017 No Comments

Interview William J. R. Curtis (II) | bRijUNi

We continue with the second part of the interview William J. R. Curtis on the occasion of the reissue of the book “Le Corbusier. Ideas and Forms”. Con respecto a la historia y a la posible continuidad hegeliana de la que hablábamos antes, en el contexto actual, ¿Cree que existe una posición comúnmente aceptada sobre la necesidad de conocerla, tal […]

Interview William J. R. Curtis (I) | bRijUNi
20-01-2017 No Comments

Interview William J. R. Curtis (I) | bRijUNi

In the year 2015, coinciding with 50 anniversary of the death of the prolific teacher Le Corbusier, the publishing house Phaidon re-edited the extension of the book Le Corbusier. Ideas and Forms by William J.R Curtis, historian of the architecture, critic, writer, painter and British photographer. William J.R Curtis is specially known by his critique of the history of the modern architecture and his […]

3º International Architecture Festival
30-08-2016 No Comments

3º International Architecture Festival

3º Festival internacional de arquitectura. ARQFESTIVAL 2016, EVENTO INTERNACIONAL DE ARQUITECTURA SE LLEVARÁ A CABO LOS DÍAS 13 Y 14 DE OCTUBRE EN EL TEATRO DIANA. Guadalajara, México, tierra del reconocido arquitecto Luis Barragán, ganador del Premio Pritzker, es sede de la tercera edición de ArqFestival 2016. El Festival incluye conferencias magistrales, presentaciones y proyectos innovadores de destacados despachos y […]

ArqFestival 2016
07-07-2016 No Comments

ArqFestival 2016

3 º international architecture Festival. ARQFESTIVAL 2016, INTERNATIONAL EVENT OF ARCHITECTURE WILL BE CARRIED OUT ON THE 13TH AND 14TH GIVE OCTOBER IN THE THEATRE REVEILLE. Guadalajara, México, land of the recognized architect Luis Barragán, winner of the Pritzker Architectura Prize, is a headquarters of ArqFestival’s third edition 2016. The Festival includes magisterial conferences, presentations and innovative projects of out-standing offices […]

The modern architecture in Latin America
31-03-2016 No Comments

The modern architecture in Latin America

This book turns on the modern architecture that was constructed in Latin America between the decades of 1930 and 1970, and on the thought that sustained her. For it a tour offers for 18 indisputable figures of the architectural Latin-American panorama, which in addition share the narrow relation that they established between his work and his ideology. It is a […]

Abstract transmutation of Gianfranco Spada | Ángel Gonzalez García
04-09-2015 No Comments

Abstract transmutation of Gianfranco Spada | Ángel Gonzalez García

Contemporary architecture has often derived inspiration from the different forms and expressions of modern art, generally from abstract art. Many of the iconic buildings of modern architecture, which every architect holds in their mind’s eye, can be directly associated with works of art or artistic movements. These architectural works, having undergone a process of purification and transposition, are like artistic […]

The architecture of the essence. L. Barragan (1902-88) – A. de la Sota (1913-96)
06-01-2015 No Comments

The architecture of the essence. L. Barragan (1902-88) – A. de la Sota (1913-96)

The architecture of the essence: L. Barragán and A. de la Sota tries, in a temporary frame annotated to the 20th century, to approach the process of ideación from diverse optical, complementary all of them. The authors of the texts develop an aspect of the logic of the project process, across different visions of the works of the selected authors. […]

The architecture of the essence: L. Barragán (1902-88) and A. de la Sota (1913-96)
17-10-2013 No Comments

The architecture of the essence: L. Barragán (1902-88) and A. de la Sota (1913-96)

The cycle of conferences Project + Investigation 3 he proposes an approximation to one of the logical processes of the ideación, to his systematizing and transmission by means of the analysis of the works of two of the relating architects of the 20th century in the use of the essential method: Luis Barragán and Alejandro de la Sota. Both architects, […]

Epilogue | Antonio S. Rio Vázquez
05-07-2013 No Comments

Epilogue | Antonio S. Rio Vázquez

«Scanty disciplines there be of major interest that the etymology; it owes to the unforseeable transformations of the primitive sense of the words throughout the time» Jorge Luis Borges, About classic ones (1952) Jorge Luis Borges us remembers that the words have a history and Denys Cuché adds that «uo to a point, the words do the history»[1]. The words appear in certain […]

Luis Barragán. Study House
01-02-2012 32 Comments

Luis Barragán. Study House

Luis Barragán. Study House The documentary HOUSE STUDY describes the residence and workshop of the architect in Tacubaya’s former neighborhood, in the city of Mexico. Constructed in 1948 and turned later into museum, at present it is a property of the government of the condition of Straw hat and of the Foundation of Architecture Tapatía Luis Barragán. In 2004 the […]

11 films and documentaries on Architecture
23-12-2010 32 Comments

11 films and documentaries on Architecture

Compiled of films and documentaries on architecture, a research by the web. Between which can find us: The Municipal Centre of Säynätsalo – Architectures (2003) The Faculty of Architecture of the University of Carry – Architectures (2001) Luis Barragán – intimate Portrait (2002) Station of Lyon-Satolas – Architectures (1998) The life is a blow (2007) Mies go der Rohe: less […]