Tag: metrópolis

Gabriele Basilico. Entropy and urban space
08-06-2017 No Comments

Gabriele Basilico. Entropy and urban space

El Museo ICO inaugura la exposición “Gabriele Basilico. Entropía y espacio urbano“, primera gran retrospectiva en España del conocido como “El fotógrafo de la ciudad“. La muestra se enmarca en la Sección Oficial de PHotoEspaña 2017 y podrá verse hasta el próximo 10 de septiembre. Comisariada por Ramón Esparza y con la colaboración de Giovanna Calvenzi y el Studio Gabriele […]

Oneiric paths of Singapore. Portrait of a metropolis potemkin ... or thirty years of table it levels
23-10-2014 No Comments

Oneiric paths of Singapore. Portrait of a metropolis potemkin … or thirty years of table it levels

Placed almost in the antipodes of the scene that gave origin to the modern project, Singapore is raised surprisingly as triumphant leader of the strategy of the modern housing. Probably as the confluence with the Asian authoritarianism and the mentality, this island and city – condition of the Southeast Asia he has adopted without scruples the program mecanicista and racionalist […]

Delirious of New York. A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan
16-10-2014 No Comments

Delirious of New York. A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan

Manhattan is the scene where there is represented the last act of the western civilization. With the population explosion and the invasion of the new technologies, Manhattan has turned, from the middle of the XIXth century, into the laboratory of a new culture, that of the congestion; a mythical island where real makes the unconscious group of a new metropolitan […]

Other possible cities. critical Visions of the contemporary metropolis
06-06-2012 No Comments

Other possible cities. critical Visions of the contemporary metropolis

It does so that an acquaintance discovered the book Other possible cities: critical Visions of the contemporary metropolis, written by Jose Michael G. Polite and edited for the Valencian Autonomous government of Catalonia across the IVAM. Already he had read articles and other books of Politely and, in fact, his Order and chaos: A cultural history on the monstrous thing […]

El jardín de la metrópoli
27-09-2011 70 Comments

El jardín de la metrópoli

The garden of the metropolis he constitutes a new model of space free for the dispersed city that can give place to a new stratum of the metropolitan reality: a new free space, reflection of a spirit that guarantees the sustainability without resigning his formalization from the modernity. This book tries to establish the “beginning” of this new free space […]

The city. Massimo Cacciari
07-02-2011 34 Comments

The city. Massimo Cacciari

In a text arisen of a series of reports Massimo Cacciari visits the history of the city through his sustrato deeper and launches a provocativa philosophical and aesthetic reflection. The route begins in Greece and Rome, that offer two models antagónicos of city: the polis Greek, of ethnic nature and, by definition, endogámica and tight; and the model legalista of […]

Creators of dreams | Jorge Gorostiza
27-11-2010 25 Comments

Creators of dreams | Jorge Gorostiza

The last number hna, the magazine of the Hermandad Nacional de Arquitectos, has appeared for the first time only in digital format, saving itself the paper. In this number, Claudio M. Nóvoa writes a qualified article «Creators of dreams» (which first page I reproduce here to the side) on the relations between Architecture and Cinema, before making it it ordered me […]