Tag: Luis Fernández-Galiano

Diverse Spain. Architecture and Architects
24-10-2019 No Comments

Diverse Spain. Architecture and Architects

“La Noche” Program, Spain Diversa. Architecture and Architects TVE 2, 1989. Debate with Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oiza, Rafael de la Hoz Arderius, Antonio Fernández Alba, Luis Fernández Galiano and Josep Lluis Mateo.

¿Cuál es la arquitectura del futuro?
16-07-2019 No Comments

¿Cuál es la arquitectura del futuro?

En Brasil, en medio de la nada, se construyó uno de los proyectos arquitectónicos más audaces de la Historia. Se trata de Brasilia, la capital de un país que, a principios de los años 60, buscaba un nuevo comienzo. Brasilia iba a demostrar que la arquitectura puede transformar la sociedad. Pero cincuenta años después, el centro de Brasilia es caro […]

Restoration of the Glez Barros Pantheon | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
06-09-2017 No Comments

Restoration of the Glez Barros Pantheon | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

Returning life to the funeral architecture. “The city of the dead men has been traditionally a succinct version of that of the alive ones, and a laboratory of architecture, gardening and sculpture. Of the urns in the shape of cabin to the palatial pantheons or the niches beehive of social grave, the nature and the fractures of a culture can […]

Aki Kaurismäki and Peter Zumthor | Jorge Gorostiza
19-05-2017 No Comments

Aki Kaurismäki and Peter Zumthor | Jorge Gorostiza

Hace ya varios meses publiqué en este blog un post que hizo Alexandre Kluge sobre un encuentro penoso que tuvo con Rem Koolhaas, ahora es al revés, el arquitecto Peter Zumthor es quien habla sobre el cineasta Aki Kaurismäki y además de forma elogiosa. Buscando una fotocopia de un artículo, como me suele suceder a menudo, me encontré con otras cosas interesantes, […]

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 […]

Essentials. David Chipperfield Architects 1985-2015
01-10-2015 One Comment

Essentials. David Chipperfield Architects 1985-2015

“Essentials. David Chipperfield Architects 1985-2015”; a retrospective that assembles for the first time in Madrid more than thirty years of professional path of the recognized British architect David Chipperfield. The sample, which will be opened the public in the Museum ICO from September 30, 2015 until January 24, 2016, receives the most relevant projects realized by David Chipperfield in some […]

Le Corbusier. An Atlas of Landscapes
16-06-2015 No Comments

Le Corbusier. An Atlas of Landscapes

In spite of the fact that it left us already fifty years ago, the many-sided figure of Him Corbusier continues being an object of reflection nowadays. This monograph – the third one on the architect after two consecutive numbers in 1987 (AV 9 and 10) – is published to the thread of the exhibition that the MoMA dedicated to the […]

Inventions: New York vs. Rem Koolhaas, Bernard Tschumi, Piranesi'
21-05-2015 No Comments

Inventions: New York vs. Rem Koolhaas, Bernard Tschumi, Piranesi’

‘Inventions: New York vs. Rem Koolhaas, Bernard Tschumi, Piranesi’ is the new book by José Juan Barba, an essay which looks into the texts, inventions, drawings and ideas of Rem Koolhaas, Bernard Tschumi and the great Italian engraver Giovanni Battista Piranesi, in search of new perspectives which broaden the way we see, think y make Architecture. On ‘Invenciones: Nueva York […]

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 […]

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 […]

DOCUMENTARQ.3 - Cycle of documentaries of architecture
22-04-2014 No Comments

DOCUMENTARQ.3 – Cycle of documentaries of architecture

From April 22 to May 28, 2014 19:00 h. Assembly hall of the Museum. Patio Herreriano. Valladolid. SpainDocumentales-Arquitectura-Sostenibilidad To approach the architecture with different eyes, with foreign looks, with the will to share different visions, which enrich the speech. We show the mixture, the heterodoxy; the teacher turned into politician understands the industrial thing close to the historical thing, the […]

Arquia/Maestros 02 · Rafael Moneo
17-04-2014 No Comments

Arquia/Maestros 02 · Rafael Moneo

RAFAEL MONEO. Interviewed by Luis Fernandez-Galiano RAFAEL MONEO VALLÉS (Tudela, 1937) is the only Prize Spanish Pritzker, but close to the artistic excellence that this distinction celebrates, the influential path of the of Navarre architect is marked by the intellectual dimension of his projects and for a pedagogic vocation that has expressed across his generous dedication to the education in […]

Arquia/Maestros 01 · Oriol Bohigas
10-04-2014 No Comments

Arquia/Maestros 01 · Oriol Bohigas

Oriole Bohigas. Interviewed by Luis Fernandez-Galiano ORIOL BOHIGAS I GUARDIOLA (Barcelona, 1925) has been something more than the intellectual author of the contemporary Barcelona: his fertile career exceeds the limits of the architecture, and is inseparable of the culture of Catalonia in the second half of the 20th century. The extensive interview realized by Luis Fernádez-Galiano crosses his path from […]

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 […]

From the isothermal box to the sustainable organism… | Rodrigo Almonacid
22-04-2013 No Comments

From the isothermal box to the sustainable organism… | Rodrigo Almonacid

In 1993, the prestigious architect and critical Finn Juhani Pallasmaa, was formulating an idea of refoundation of the Architecture on the basis of a return to the origins of the discipline, appealing to the ecology as companion of trip of the future architects: “I cannot imagine another desirable perspective in the future that a form of ecological life, in which […]

Major safety needs better public space | Martin Marcos
15-03-2013 2 Comments

Major safety needs better public space | Martin Marcos

Is it possible to add up from another look to discipline to such a complex and urgent problem? Can good public space induce social behaviors and make a city surer? Some of them hold that to repair rapidly the “torn windows” and to return to think the street are the best preventive politics. In 1969 Philip Zimbardo, teacher of Stanford’s […]

Why Architecture Matters
30-10-2012 One Comment

Why Architecture Matters

In Why Architecture Matters, Paul Goldberger, possibly the most influential architecture critic of the last few decades, elaborates a wonderful treaty in which he explains with a concise and brilliant prose how architecture not only provides us with shelter but also shapes our relationship to space and time in a singular way, not only as individuals but as a society, […]

Spain mon amour
09-07-2012 No Comments

Spain mon amour

Five offices, ten architects, fifteen cities. 13 ª Biennial show of Architecture of Venice, 2012 (August 29 on November, 25, 2012). The exhibition celebrates the achievements of the Spanish recent architecture, but it tries to reflect also the dramatic current situation of the profession. In the last decade, the big public investments and the system of contests have allowed to […]

The IInd International Congress `Architecture: The Common´
11-05-2012 168 Comments

The IInd International Congress `Architecture: The Common´

The Arquitectura y Sociedad Foundation will celebrate his Congress II International, under the title ” Architecture: Lo Común “, on the 20th, June 21 and 22, 2012, in the Bastion, Conference hall and Audience of Navarre. The Congress will possess the presence of four architects rewarded with the Prize Pritzker: Álvaro Siza (Portugal, rewarded in 1992), Rafael Moneo (Spain, rewarded […]

Protagonists of the architecture of the 21st century
17-02-2012 One Comment

Protagonists of the architecture of the 21st century

The Britisher Norman Foster, the Dutch Rem Koolhaas, the Swisses Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron and the Japanese Kazuyo Sejima y Ryue Nishizawa, all of them rewarded with the Prize Pritzker, are undoubtedly some of the most out-standing protagonists of the contemporary architecture. To his work there devotes himself this cycle given by Luis Fernandez-Galiano, architect and professor of […]

Made beauty
06-09-2011 1,832 Comments

Made beauty

The work of the designer and construction Frenchman Jean Prouvé (1901-1984) comes to Madrid with the exhibition ‘ Made beauty ‘, in the gallery Ivorpress, comisariada for the architects Norman Foster and Luis Fernandez-Galiano. The “architect – engineer”, since it was nicknaming Him Corbusier, was looking for the maximum utilization of the technologies and the available materials. One of the […]