Tag: método tradicional

For lasting
26-09-2019 No Comments

For lasting

The Granollers Museum will host the exhibition FOR LASTING, it is the compilation of the work that during the first three weeks of March 2018, more than a hundred women have participated in the restoration of traditional plasters in the Allou-Sana concession, in the town of Tangassogo (Tiébélé), located south of Burkina Faso. With the help of everyday belongings such as […]

Lapaman Apartament | Sra. Farnsworth
21-08-2019 No Comments

Lapaman Apartament | Sra. Farnsworth

It was about rehabilitating and updating a small apartment of 60 square meters, located in the town of Bueu and with stunning views over the estuary of Pontevedra. The idea was to transform it into a summer residence to be able to rent it during holiday periods. The pre-existing housing dates back to the 70s and was divided into 5 […]

Juan’s Apartment | vora
07-08-2019 No Comments

Juan’s Apartment | vora

Before our intervention, in this apartment overlapping stages could be appreciated. Several uses through time accumulated layer over layer. At a first glance one could feel a strange and blurred atmosphere. But beyond confusion we could appreciate the power of its original defining features: a sequence of linked spaces, separated by a powerful rhythm of bearing walls; the distinction of […]

Facile Things, the ultimate solution for true GTDers
25-09-2018 No Comments

Facile Things, the ultimate solution for true GTDers

Today, almost everyone has the feeling that there are not enough hours a day to do it all. Work tasks grow and grow. There are also things to do at home, and commitments to family and friends. And the things we want to do because we like them or because we feel like it. The agendas and task lists of […]

Parametric architecture and informational design. Beyond mere formalism | Miguel Villegas
13-07-2018 No Comments

Parametric architecture and informational design. Beyond mere formalism | Miguel Villegas

The parametricism, or rather, the guru of parametricism, with its ill-fated manifesto has done a lot of damage to those who, like us, work with digital tools trying to stay on this side of formal banality. Parametricism may be a style. The parametric architecture does not. How to explain the differences? Well I do not know very well. Perhaps simply […]

Persiana Barcelona, reinventing the tradition with functionality and design
30-11-2017 No Comments

Persiana Barcelona, reinventing the tradition with functionality and design

– With a subtle intervention, Persiana Barcelona improves the traditional blind of rope. A sustainable, innovative and modern piece that gives response to diverse problematic and requirements. – The authors, Usón and Sarquella, whose work has been recognized by awards as the Arquia/Próxima prize that distinguishes the best young architects of Spain, have developed a qualitative design supporting a process of handcrafted […]

Informational architecture: 1963, Ivan E. Sutherland “Sketchpad: A man-machine graphical communication system” | Miguel Villegas
23-06-2017 No Comments

Informational architecture: 1963, Ivan E. Sutherland “Sketchpad: A man-machine graphical communication system” | Miguel Villegas

In 1963, Ivan E. Sutherland, presents his thesis “Sketchpad: A man-machine graphical communication system”, directed by Claude E. Shannon, creator of the Theory of the Information. “The Sketchpad system makes it possible for a man and a computer to converse rapidly through the medium of line drawings. Heretofore, most interaction between men and computers has been slowed down by the […]

About the relevancy of the digital thing | Miguel Villegas
24-03-2017 No Comments

About the relevancy of the digital thing | Miguel Villegas

Have you realized that we have not written “on the relevancy of the digital thing in the architecture”? The article to which there in-cite us our darlings bRijUNi, waiting for my onslaught of miura, is going to allow me, to open some ideas. And eye; far from being obliging or presumptuous, I am going to try to speak not from […]

Rehabilitation in casona praised of s. The XVIIIth | Marcos Miguélez
26-10-2016 No Comments

Rehabilitation in casona praised of s. The XVIIIth | Marcos Miguélez

The building is placed in the square of Ponferrada’s Town hall, in the base of the Arco del Reloj, in what it was one of 5 doors of access to the medieval city. The wall of masonry forms a part of the building in one of his gatherings, and crosses it from side to side as one of the walls […]

5th Rafael Manzano Award 2016. Enrique Nuere
20-10-2016 No Comments

5th Rafael Manzano Award 2016. Enrique Nuere

The Rafael Manzano Award is granted anually from the year 2012 to architects whose work has stood out, well in the field of the restoration or in that of the new work, for his defense of the values of the architectural Spanish traditions. It is a question of the major prize of architecture granted in Spain and owes to the […]

The project of architecture. Concept, process and representation
23-06-2016 No Comments

The project of architecture. Concept, process and representation

This book tries to discover and transmit what is the project of architecture, how there is conceived, how it is elaborated and how it is represented. The project is today the central core of the education and of the practice of the architecture, which is generated, develops and communicates across the project accomplishment. Projecting is a fascinating adventure, by means […]

Clouds Hunters: July
29-12-2015 3 Comments

Clouds Hunters: July

Atacama Desert, north of Chile: the villagers, being based on the observation of the nature, they gather the water of the fog or camanchaca by means of thin meshes placed strategically in the hillsides of the mountain, as they do the cactuses thanks to the líquenes that cover them, revealing drop to drop the valued liquid. Beautiful example of how […]

Lusi Table | cenlitrosmetrocadrado
28-10-2015 No Comments

Lusi Table | cenlitrosmetrocadrado

Every time it turns out to be more frequent to find professionals who develop his activity of complete or partial form from his domicile, that besides an economic saving and of time it allows a major flexibility in the organization of the activities. This alteration in the habits of life needs also a response from other planes since they can […]

The robotic bricklayer | Íñigo García Odiaga
16-03-2015 36 Comments

The robotic bricklayer | Íñigo García Odiaga

The enthusiasm for advancing and for crossing new ways has done that the contemporary architecture has managed to revile even the traditional systems of construction based on the brick and on the workforce of a bricklayer. Overcome Eladio Dieste’s works that from the rational language of the modern movement they were proposing the use of the brick as an element […]

Towards an informational architecture | Miguel Villegas
26-01-2015 5 Comments

Towards an informational architecture | Miguel Villegas

Towards an informational architecture. Or how to do the same of a completely different way. I go time giving the tabarra with it of the informational architecture. So much that I could not stop gathering Alberto’s all or nothing when he asked me to explain it here. The jump that might produce to him in the manners of making myself architecture […]

The architecture of the place | Íñigo García Odiaga
11-07-2014 One Comment

The architecture of the place | Íñigo García Odiaga

The explosion of the architecture of the spectacle is directly tied to the urban phenomena and maybe for problems on a large scale, budget or function has eclipsed the architectural debate of the rural thing. In these areas the most awkward contemporary architecture tries to establish new links with the context across the update of the local tradition. During possibly […]

Rehabilitation and extension of a small vernacular housing in Quintelas | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
09-07-2014 No Comments

Rehabilitation and extension of a small vernacular housing in Quintelas | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

The exceeded domain. The conflict between the prexistencia and the extended program. The architecture inside the architecture and what it does not fit* We belong, already almost all without exception, to the western culture of the excess, a behavior that Guy Debord and the situacionistas advanced and denounced at the beginning of them 60s of the SXX. A company of […]

Rafael Manzano Martos Prize 2014 (summons)
09-04-2014 No Comments

Rafael Manzano Martos Prize 2014 (summons)

RAPHAEL APPLE TREE MARTOS OF ARCHITECTURE CLÁSICAY RESTORATION OF MONUMENTS PRIZE 2014 The Prize Rafael Manzano Martos of Classic Architecture and Restoration of Monuments is granted to alive professionals whose work personifies the classic and traditional beginning of the architecture and the urbanism in the contemporary world. The set of the work of the chosen candidate not only must be […]

The adequacy of the modern architecture to Peru [II] | Fernando Freire Forga
17-05-2013 No Comments

The adequacy of the modern architecture to Peru [II] | Fernando Freire Forga

The local customs. The customs and Peruvian traditions at all time will meet reflected in the projection of modern buildings. Customs that show a national reality, a way of living particular and different to the places where this modern architecture was in preparation, which will allow to provide, to the modern projects developed in Peru, with a local imminent identity. […]