Tag: maqueta

Spanish Architectures. Chronicle from Europe
06-09-2018 No Comments

Spanish Architectures. Chronicle from Europe

An exhibition that will present all the works built by Spanish architecture studios and also from the rest of Europe in Spanish territory and which have been nominated for the Prize for Contemporary Architecture of the European Union – Mies van der Rohe Prize. All these works have been highlighted by independent experts and have been analyzed and debated by […]

Looking down | Íñigo García Odiaga
28-05-2018 No Comments

Looking down | Íñigo García Odiaga

To reject the direct look of the eyes can be a symptom of shame or coyness, this way it is in the habit of being interpreted when someone us lowers the look. But in some cultures like the Japanese it is a symptom of respect. For the architect this gesture can be of submission. Mies lowers the look to get […]

Alejandro de la Sota Pontevedra 1913 – Madrid 1996. Construirse / Construir
12-04-2018 No Comments

Alejandro de la Sota Pontevedra 1913 – Madrid 1996. Construirse / Construir

From April 6 to May 27 the rooms of temporary exhibitions of the Sexto one shelter the exhibition dedicated to the figure of the architect pontevedrés Alejandro de la Sota. The Museum adds with this great sample to the celebration of the year 2018 that the Royal Academy of Fine arts of Galicia dedicates Alejandro de la Sota Martínez’s figure. […]

Radiant city. Attacked Le Corbusier | Pedro Hernández
09-03-2018 No Comments

Radiant city. Attacked Le Corbusier | Pedro Hernández

Any model is an exploration to future, a promise, a desire, the ideal image of a thought of what will have to be the architecture. Architecture before the architecture or architecture without a place or architecture in any place. Constructing a model is to anticipate this future; it is to establish in advance (and without risk of being wrong) a […]

1,000 m2 of desire. Architecture and sexuality
27-12-2016 No Comments

1,000 m2 of desire. Architecture and sexuality

The exhibition looks at the way Western society has planned, built and imagined spaces for sex from the 18th century to the present day. With some 250 exhibits, including drawings and architectural models, art installations, audiovisuals, books and other materials, the exhibition explores the power of spaces as the driving force of desire and shows how architecture has been a […]

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández
05-09-2016 No Comments

Of the (architectural) ellipses | Pedro Hernández

In 1996, Bernard Tschumi writes ‘Violence of Architecture’ –a chapter of the book Architecture and disjunction– in the one that he presents to the architecture as an element in constant tension: between the body that occupies the space and the geometry that it contains to the body. Tschumi’s dilemma does that the architect should decide if he inclines of one […]

Manuel Gallego. Architecture 1967 - 2015
01-12-2015 No Comments

Manuel Gallego. Architecture 1967 – 2015

The Foundation Barrié offers in his headquarters of To Corunna, from November 18 until April 10, 2016, a new cultural and educational project: the exhibition MANUEL GALLEGO. Architecture 1969-2015, the first retrospective of the Galician architect and National Prize of Architecture (1997). The exhibition, comisariada for the own author and designed by the architect and photographer Paul G. Picard, is […]

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 […]

Modernity(ies). Architecture in Barcelona, 1924-75
03-09-2015 No Comments

Modernity(ies). Architecture in Barcelona, 1924-75

Next September, the Roca Barcelona Gallery will host the exhibition ‘Modernity(ies). Architecture in Barcelona, 1924 – 1975’, the aim of which is to examine some of the most emblematic buildings in Barcelona. These buildings were built between two key years: 1924, when the first dictatorship was established, and 1975, when the second dictatorship was abolished. Another selection of models reinterprets […]

Cultural Association Dimomo Arquitectura · Didactic project and diffusion | cortaypega
15-01-2015 2 Comments

Cultural Association Dimomo Arquitectura · Didactic project and diffusion | cortaypega

In this one new delivery, we move to the south of Spain, up to Granada concretely, to know a bit more the project of playful and divulgative character, cortaypega. This initiative arises to the protection Cultural Association Dimomo Arquitectura formed in 2014 by an anxious group of architects (Miguel Centellas Soler, Sebastián Del Pino Cabello, Pablo García-Pellicer López, Ricardo Hernández […]

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg
09-10-2014 No Comments

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg

The Museum ICO presents the exhibition A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg, a sample of the work of this architect and Spanish artist of recognized international prestige. His original architectural work denotes a clear foundation in conceptual topics that have his origin in a versatile activity developed in the areas of the painting, the sculpture and the installation. This parallel dedication […]

Interative Geographies: Produces landscapes in the metropolitan area of Barcelona
23-07-2014 No Comments

Interative Geographies: Produces landscapes in the metropolitan area of Barcelona

The Technical Top School of Architecture of the Universitat Internacional of Catalonia (ESARQ-UIC) inaugurates an exhibition in the Room National Oval del Museu d’Art of Catalonia (MNAC) on Montcada-Besòs’s metropolitan territory from the works of end of degree of the pupils of architecture. It is a question of 31 projects that they take as an aim the transformation of the […]

Matter and Light. Josep Ferrando
21-07-2014 No Comments

Matter and Light. Josep Ferrando

“MATTER AND LIGHT” from July 12 to August 21. With the inauguration this July of the sample “Matter and Light” in the prestigious Gallery Aedes of Berlin, Josep Ferrando is consolidated as one of the young architects by major international projection of our country. Josep Covering, one of the young architects with more international projection of the moment, he has been […]

Le Corbusier. An atlas of modern landscapes
06-02-2014 No Comments

Le Corbusier. An atlas of modern landscapes

Le Corbusier, a key figure of the architecture of the 20th century, was pioneering in the studies of improvement of the housings of the lowest classes and proposed new forms of efficient architecture in very populated cities. Le Corbusier was, in turn, a multidisciplinary artist, with a work that spreads also to the painting and the photography, joining art and […]

The Eames and Billy Wilder | Jorge Gorostiza
05-02-2014 No Comments

The Eames and Billy Wilder | Jorge Gorostiza

I believe that it is not necessary to say those who were Billy Wilder, either Ray and Charles Eames (always it is in the habit of putting to Chat first probably for being a man). What probably is known less is the friendship that joined them for many years. According to Tom Wood in his book The Bright Side of […]

Archaeology of the recent memory. Construction of the city and the territory in Spain 1986-2012
04-02-2014 No Comments

Archaeology of the recent memory. Construction of the city and the territory in Spain 1986-2012

Exhibition that arises from the works of the Group of Investigation Cultural Landscape, of the Technical University of Madrid, concerning the impact that had the revenue of Spain and Portugal in the Economic European Community in 1986, and to how there transformed the infrastructures and the communication of our country. Across models, planes, photographies, visual cartographies on panels and audio-visual, […]

Third Natures
15-01-2014 No Comments

Third Natures

Third Natures presents 15 years of speculations, projects and works constructed by the duo of architects of Madrid Cristina Díaz Moreno and Efrén García Grinda together with his collaborators. The exhibition will be a tour from the beginning of his practice in 1997 up to his last works, completed in 2013. In total, 26 projects showed across drawings, models, objects […]

Rafael Moneo. A theoretical reflection from the profession. Materials of file (1961-2013)
23-10-2013 4 Comments

Rafael Moneo. A theoretical reflection from the profession. Materials of file (1961-2013)

The Foundation Barrié presents his new cultural and educational project: Rafael Moneo. A theoretical reflection from the profession. Materials of file (1961-2013), the first great retrospective of the architect. The exhibition, curator for Francisco González de Canales of the Architectural Association of London, is an own production of the Foundation Barrié, organized in collaboration with Rafael Moneo’s study. Jose Maria Arias, […]

When there will be architecture? Jose Manuel Aizpurua and Joaquín Labayen
26-06-2013 No Comments

When there will be architecture? Jose Manuel Aizpurua and Joaquín Labayen

The Museum Oteiza presents the exhibition “When there will be architecture? José Manuel Aizpurua & Joaquín Labayen”, a sample formed by more than 150 objects, photographies, drawings, planes, documentation and maquetas of some of the most meant projects realised by these two authors, emblematic architects of the movement racionalista European of the first decades of the 20th century. Many of […]

100 years of architecture and design in Germany
20-02-2013 One Comment

100 years of architecture and design in Germany

The exhibition 100 Years of Architecture and Design in Germany is organized by the Museum of Architecture of the Technical University of Munich and the IFA, Intituto de Relacións Internacionais, Stuttgart. It was concebida to commemorate the centenary of the Deustscher Werkbund, the mythical German League of Workshops founded in 1907 by 12 artists and architects, together with 12 factories […]

Granada. Rome. Santiago an Unfinished Trip
13-02-2013 No Comments

Granada. Rome. Santiago an Unfinished Trip

Next February 14 the exhibition is inaugurated in The Crypt of the FAD “Granada. Rome. Santiago an Unfinished Trip” It shows that  La Incubadora of the FAD forms a part of the cycle of exhibitions and the project work of the courses exposes 2010-2012 of a group of students of architecture across an initiation trip to three mythical and universal […]

Necropolis | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
18-01-2013 No Comments

Necropolis | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Models of architecture exist, tests before the final construction where they make concrete, contributing material and time, the terms that will allow to solve in a more suitable way the project. But also there exist anatomical, cartographic, playful models … that represent or serve to the life to scale. Arthur Nersesian, in his novel Staten Island, us presents a type of […]

Cellers: Cooperativisme + Modernisme
10-07-2012 One Comment

Cellers: Cooperativisme + Modernisme

CaixaForum receives until October 14 of this year the exhibition ‘ Cellers: cooperativisme + modernisme ‘, a sample that tries to bring over to the public the architecture and the human histories that they hide behind the modernist warehouses of Catalonia of last 100 years. The sample uncovers the soul and the essence of the historical ‘cellers’ – of ends […]

Architectural Maquette
06-04-2011 253 Comments

Architectural Maquette

The Gallery Michel Soskine in Madrid merges art and architecture in a sample, of the Thursday 7 April to the Saturday 21 May 2011, where exposes 10 maquetas contemporary of Spanish architects. These works express the alive bond between both matters by his strong plastic expression as by his capacity of synthesis and analysis of the project in his purer […]

EXPANDED LANDSCAPES [Marcos Miguelez]
22-03-2011 41 Comments

EXPANDED LANDSCAPES [Marcos Miguelez]

Marcos Miguélez presents in the room ARTLinavalero of Barcelona his exhibition Expanded Landscapes. In her maquetas, sculptures, a piece of video and of course a conjoint appeal of paintings build a landscape encoded in geometrical keys. Marcos Miguélez splits of a position regarding the comparable architecture to the one of sculptors, as Gordon Matta Clark, Dan Graham or more recently […]

Byrne, the humanised architecture
18-11-2010 57 Comments

Byrne, the humanised architecture

The Portuguese author exhibits in the Fundación Barrié 14 projects in which emphasises its commitment for «containing life», the respect for the landscape, to the culture and to the history. It starts evoking a visit to the city when it had about eleven years, «dwelled in the centre-north of Portugal and we happen a Saturday and a Sunday here». The […]

Casa de juegos
08-03-2010 80 Comments

Casa de juegos

FUNDACIÓN BARRIÉ. CORUÑA. Until 30 of May 2010 House of games is the didactic proposal of David Chipperfield’s exhibition that takes place in the headquarters of the Fundación Barrié in Coruña. Is a proposal developed for children through different modules. Workshops didacticos for educational centers are organized low titles: In a good shape; superarchitect: is sought; under construction; CADarquitectura. Workshops […]

Construyendo la Ciudad
24-02-2010 1,044 Comments

Construyendo la Ciudad

The best European architecture (the Fundación’s Collection Mies go der Rohe. ROCK BARCELONA GALLERY. Joan Güell 211-213, Barcelona. From February 24 to March 31. Mockups are the leading men of this exhibition that represents the best of the European architecture over the last twenty years through award-winning projects with the prize Mies go der Rohe. + www.rocadigitalabs.com