Tag: México

Living on Vacation: Contemporary Houses for Tranquil Living
19-05-2020 No Comments

Living on Vacation: Contemporary Houses for Tranquil Living

Escapa, desconecta y disfruta de esta cautivadora colección de casas contemporáneas, todas ellas diseñadas con la relajación en mente. Y respira… Phaidon presenta Living on Vacation, la esencia de las escapadas destilada en un libro sosegado. Transmitiendo el espíritu de un refugio, Living on Vacation es una inspiradora muestra de espacios diseñados exclusivamente para el retiro y el rejuvenecimiento, desde islas […]

Domestic Strangers (I): The Extraordinary Houses by Kiyoto Ota | Pedro Hernández
22-02-2019 No Comments

Domestic Strangers (I): The Extraordinary Houses by Kiyoto Ota | Pedro Hernández

Upon entering the Chopo University Museum appear three small houses. We say houses because we recognize them as such: wooden volumes with sloping roofs of a picturesque appearance, typical of the drawings of what for a child could be a house. Its conception, however, is completely outside the canons of architecture: its size is scarce, its interior space almost minimal […]

Without Manual
05-07-2018 No Comments

Without Manual

The award-winning Japanese architect Toyo Ito, known for imposing works in Europe and Asia, with geometries inspired by nature and forms close to fantasy, designed the International Baroque Museum in Puebla, Mexico. Nobody knew how to carry it out and only a team of Mexican builders took the challenge after two years of no one accepting the project. It was […]

Of the precipice of the statue | Pedro Hernández
21-08-2017 One Comment

Of the precipice of the statue | Pedro Hernández

“Construct a monument him to the monument”, it was saying one of the front pages of the magazine of critique of Caín art. I joust almost at the same time as this publication was going out, one was presenting officially the last work of the Mexican artist Sebastián: the Warrior Chimalli, an enormous sculpture of red color of 60 meters […]

From the Utopian failure | Pedro Hernández
17-04-2017 No Comments

From the Utopian failure | Pedro Hernández

The architecture for yes same is unable to put solution to the males of the company. For much that has existed during great part of the 20th century an effort from the theory for claiming the autonomy of the discipline, today we know that the architecture limits itself, actually, in a complex process that is affected by the economic thing, […]

The XXVIth Works CEMEX Award 2017
04-04-2017 No Comments

The XXVIth Works CEMEX Award 2017

From the last March 29 until the next April 21 there is opened the term of presentation of candidacies of the works that will represent to Spain in the XXVI Works CEMEX Prize 2017. The award recognizes the best constructive practices and to his creators in the world across five categories: residential housing, economic housing, building, collective space, and infrastructure. […]

Balmori Rooftop Bar | Taller David Dana Arquitectura
07-12-2016 No Comments

Balmori Rooftop Bar | Taller David Dana Arquitectura

The creative process for this project, experiment multiple facets in different levels. The evolution of schematic design to executive project was constructed on the basis of a deductive process of collaboration and capture of decisions. Balmori Rooftop Bar is a project that North is born of the need of public space in the Rome. The site shows the only potentials; […]

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 […]

Design Fest 2015
24-09-2015 No Comments

Design Fest 2015

From October 22 to October 24 the Perla Tapatía will be of holiday since there will be carried out the ninth edition of the International Festival of design best known as DESIGNFEST, undoubtedly some celebration to the talent, the creativity and the innovation. The ninth edition of the International Festival of Design DESIGNFEST 2015 catalogued as the biggest Event of […]

The Architecture Gallery Opening Exhibition
31-03-2014 One Comment

The Architecture Gallery Opening Exhibition

There is inaugurated The Architecture Gallery, a concept of gallery dedicated to works of architects and artists working I half-close to the architecture. It has as singularity be a solidary gallery: there is assigned 20 % of the benefits of every work sold at projects of social architecture. His another singularity resides in being an itinerant gallery, which travels to […]

Architectural tours in Mexico (documentary series)
27-03-2014 No Comments

Architectural tours in Mexico (documentary series)

Series of videoes of architectural works for that there looks the recognition of the national values doing crossed by some of the most significant spaces of Mexico. In Architectural Tours of Mexico we have proposed to realize a series of documentary videoes on some architectural specially significant works of Mexico. The offer is to realize a series of tours that […]

Bernard Plossu
03-03-2014 No Comments

Bernard Plossu

Bernard Plossu‘s exhibition. In this sample the French creator presents two series of photographies and a movie in Super 8. S Paris: Cartes of Visits, a series of 22 Plossu’s unpublished images. Coinciding that all the works of his trips to Mexico have been published recently in the book that goes as title VÁMONOS!, there has been realized a selection […]

4º Contest of Architecture Urban Intervention 2014
05-12-2013 No Comments

4º Contest of Architecture Urban Intervention 2014

The Authority of the Public Space at call of Digital School, center of training in digital design summons for all the students and young architects to 4rto Contest of architectural ideas ” Urban Intervention, San Juan’s Plaza Chinese – neighborhood, Historical Center, Mexico City ” to develop an offer of improvement of the public space, contributing to a new culture […]

Crimes and replies | Pedro Hernández
07-10-2013 No Comments

Crimes and replies | Pedro Hernández

Of a time to this part two obsess they chase me. Two obsessions that might be only one. The crime and his reply. Everything begins of Bernard Tschumi’s phrase: “To really appreciate architecture, you may even need to commit a murder”. The crime like form of spatial knowledge. But which might be the murder to which us Tschumi alludes and […]

All Traditions Are Inventions. Patricia Esquivias
22-07-2013 No Comments

All Traditions Are Inventions. Patricia Esquivias

Patricia Esquivias’s solo show at MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, brings a selection of works together, which includes video installations combined with documents and pieces in other media. In 111-119 Generalísimo/Castellana (2013) and The Future Was When? (2009), the filmic narration is accompanied by photographic documentation and mosaics produced by the artist, respectively. The Folklore series, began in […]

Architecture Urban Intervention 2013 Competition
26-04-2013 No Comments

Architecture Urban Intervention 2013 Competition

Escuela Digital, center of training in digital design summons for all the students and young architects for the second contest of architecture Urban Intervention 2013 to develop an offer of improvement of the public space, contributing to the world campaign I am to City Changer. Opened all the profesionistas related to the Architecture (architects, town planners, engineers, etc) as well […]

The harpoon and the whale
22-11-2012 No Comments

The harpoon and the whale

The Thursday 22 November to the 20:00 hours inaugurates  in the room of exhibitions of the delegation of A Coruña of the Colexio Official of Architects the exhibition “The arpón and the whale”, of Carlos Álvarez and Cristina Sánchez. The exhibition explains of three parts: 1. Photographies, that belong to the project that gives name to the exhibition, “The arpón […]

Eltono. Line and Surface
02-05-2012 5 Comments

Eltono. Line and Surface

‘ Grafiti volant, scripta manent ‘. Slightly indeed importantly in the path of an urban artist it happens when his interventions go on from the wall to the paper. When they come out the ephemeral character of the public space to last in the pages of a book. The above mentioned professional border and simultaneously existential it is the one […]

Preventa 90X60 arqzine FIL 2011
22-11-2011 3 Comments

Preventa 90X60 arqzine FIL 2011

If we speak of 90X60 arqzine as an independent project mutable with the unpublished and only material in his content throughout 5 years in experimentation of written and graphical architecture, with 3 consecutive years in the FIL Guadalajara including this near number #3, a presentation in arpafil as attached event specialized in the architecture in the frame of the fair […]

Architectures of resistance
24-08-2011 2,012 Comments

Architectures of resistance

The artists Nicolás Combarro (To Corunna, 1979) and Goethe David Pontón (Mexico, D.F., 1982) they expose in the Cultural Office of Spain in Mexico the sample ‘ Architectures of resistance ‘. This exhibition turns concerning the autoconstruction as a form of social, economic and aesthetic resistance. The exhibition ‘ Architectures of resistance ‘ was inaugurated last June 30 in the […]