Tag: mundo rural tradicional

Habitar el agua. La colonización en la España del siglo XX
22-09-2020 No Comments

Habitar el agua. La colonización en la España del siglo XX

Proyecto fotográfico de investigación sobre el programa de colonización del INC. En un afán de visibilizar lo que fue el programa de colonización del Instituto Nacional de Colonización desarrollado en las décadas de 1940, 1950 y 1960, episodio que supuso uno de los principales movimientos migratorios interiores de la España del siglo xx, los autores de este proyecto han visitado […]

El poder de Lo—TEK. Un estudio global de las innovaciones arquitectónicas indígenas
26-05-2020 No Comments

El poder de Lo—TEK. Un estudio global de las innovaciones arquitectónicas indígenas

Hace trescientos años, los intelectuales de la Ilustración europea construyeron una mitología de la tecnología. Esta mitología, influida por una mezcla de humanismo, colonialismo y racismo, ignoró la sabiduría local y las innovaciones indígenas, que consideró primitivas. Ahora, nos hemos dado cuenta de que el legado de esta mitología sigue influyendo en nosotros. Pese a que los diseñadores son conscientes de la necesidad urgente […]

III Congreso Internacional Cultura y Ciudad
10-03-2020 No Comments

III Congreso Internacional Cultura y Ciudad

“Arquitectura y Paisaje. Transferencias históricas, retos contemporáneos” Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura, Universidad de Granada Granada, 27-29 enero 2021 https://www.granadacongresos.com/culturayciudad Bloques temáticos 1. Paisaje urbano y cultura arquitectónica Se invita a reflexionar sobre el paisaje urbano, tanto histórico como contemporáneo, prestando especial atención a aquellas dimensiones en las que la arquitectura juega un papel destacado. Son materia de interés para […]

Maceira House | Castroferro Arquitectos
08-01-2020 No Comments

Maceira House | Castroferro Arquitectos

The position of the house is marked by the granite outbreak. A large mass of stone was waiting for us below, which made us rethink the whole project to let us be guided by that new element that appeared on the scene. Thus, the building sits lightly on that stone base, a compact housing by necessity that is only violated […]

Refugio Doñana | Fermín G. Blanco
11-12-2019 No Comments

Refugio Doñana | Fermín G. Blanco

Era un día gris y amarillo. No sabía si era lluvia lo que traía el viento, o es que la niebla pesaba mojando el suelo. El denso silencio del aire solo se cortaba por el murmullo de los árboles, y por algunos rayos de sol que huían de las nubes. Caía la tarde, helaban las hojas. Salía humo de la […]

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 […]

Lucas Masen, Lucas Maasen, Lukas Massen, Lucas Mazen… | Elías Cueto
28-12-2018 No Comments

Lucas Masen, Lucas Maasen, Lukas Massen, Lucas Mazen… | Elías Cueto

In the work of Lucas Maassen chairs are almost everywhere and are accompanied by interesting reflections on the processes that give shape, meaning or intensity to objects. From the manufacturing process to the process of assessment or perception of a design by society, the consumer, etc. The last work of the Dutchman is Maasen & Sons, a chair design in […]

XI BIAU - Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial
27-12-2018 No Comments

XI BIAU – Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial

The CALL FOR WORKS FOR THE XI IBEROAMERICAN BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING IS NOW OPENO (XI BIAU). The biennial will be held in Asunción (Paraguay) in October 2019 and will show the way of living in Latin America from everyday life. Last Monday, December 17th, Casa América was presented, coinciding with the celebration of the II Ibero-American Congress […]

House MM in Leciñena | Sergio Sebastián Franco
29-08-2018 No Comments

House MM in Leciñena | Sergio Sebastián Franco

Large wooden doors closed the patios of the monegrine houses, jealously defending, together with the high plastered walls, the domestic life from the dust and aridity of the desert of Aragon. Big doors that allowed the entry of the wagons and the horses with which the cereals were cultivated, and which, once exceeded, contained all the functions, from the living, […]

Infantile school in Oza-Cesuras | bals arquitectos
13-12-2017 No Comments

Infantile school in Oza-Cesuras | bals arquitectos

To project an infantile school in a complex plot, for his accesses, his topography and dimensions but located in an environment with such a high potential, it has to make us think how we must locate ourselves in the territory. Since the place apprehends from the approximation to the new architecture and in a reciprocal way, since there have to […]

VMS House | Marcos Miguélez
09-08-2017 No Comments

VMS House | Marcos Miguélez

Placed on a triangular plot on the outskirts of a small town, the house is surrounded by lands of mixed uses. A small orchard of fruit trees borders it on the one side, a small dirt road on another and a street in front of the main facade. The building is presented as a heavy body built in stone, adapted […]

Unions | Elías Cueto
10-02-2017 No Comments

Unions | Elías Cueto

It has been only recently that has been possible to give form to a product of an alone time. This possibility nevertheless has not supposed the definitive disappearance of the solutions based on the assembly of pieces since this technology offers certain possibilities: it facilitates the movement by means of the disassembly, allows to adapt the material of each one […]

Enzo Mari and the didactic chair | Xosé Suárez
30-12-2016 No Comments

Enzo Mari and the didactic chair | Xosé Suárez

Enzo Mari (1932, Novara, Italia), artist, theoretical of the perception and designer, has become famous for anticipating concepts that enjoy the maximum force between the young designers: sustainability, “do it yourself”, basic and economic furniture … Mari has been always more interested in the meaning of the creative language and in the study of the relation of the design with the […]

RE: The Shakers… Resonances | Xosé Suárez
30-09-2016 No Comments

RE: The Shakers… Resonances | Xosé Suárez

STUDIO GORM, in his series Peg (Peg + Wood Peg) gathers two of the principal characteristics of the tradition Shaker: The first one consists of the union of the pieces of wood for assembly without using accessories; that derives from the form of life of these communities, where there were in use only the materials which they were having in […]

The Shakers…| Elías Cueto
29-07-2016 No Comments

The Shakers…| Elías Cueto

In the middle of the 18th century and Ann Lees’s slant, the Shakers are constituted by the first time as a Protestant community split of the Quákeros. The essential beginning of this group is the celibacy, the equality between sexes, the community of goods and the confession. To measured of the 19th century they are the most widespread Utopian community […]

A'Bodega (or as living in a former warehouse of stone) | Cubus, Taller d’Arquitectura
30-03-2016 No Comments

A’Bodega (or as living in a former warehouse of stone) | Cubus, Taller d’Arquitectura

Sausages, hams, straw, cows and wine. The ancient warehouses of the Ribeira Sacra were (and they are) heterogeneous spaces linked to the housing where there develop the activities of the local economy, for what it is habitual to meet sets of several constructions of stone where all kinds of uses coexists: there remain the sausages of slaughter, the oregano, the […]

Paradela | Fermín G. Blanco
24-12-2014 No Comments

Paradela | Fermín G. Blanco

Construction, economy and landscape. The rural cores receive endowments under the same criteria of the urban cores what leads to a negative visual impact and to a costly maintenance that prevents to the town halls from supporting the facilities in good conditions turning rapidly into ruins for the landscape. Paradela’s project, it is one of so many examples of sports […]

Alberto Ferlenga - Architects without architectures. Ordinary architecture and architectural culture in the 20th century
02-06-2014 No Comments

Alberto Ferlenga – Architects without architectures. Ordinary architecture and architectural culture in the 20th century

The study of the rural and popular architecture has been an important favorable environment of the modern architecture; in her the architects have looked for the truth of the forms and the materials, his values of sustainability and of comprehension of the local values. From this context, the conference also traces the contemporary relation between educated and popular architecture. BERNARD […]

Reform of house in San Clodio | Muiños+Otero
16-04-2014 No Comments

Reform of house in San Clodio | Muiños+Otero

Precedents and aim In San Clodio’s environment, in an area of patrimonial protection, there appears the recovery of a housing and of a building dedicated to warehouse with the only exterior front and with others placed between dividing. Since element articulador between the different buildings they operate two intermediate courts, one of them with an exterior stairs of double disembarkation […]

Manuel Gómez Roman 2013 Award (summons)
27-08-2013 No Comments

Manuel Gómez Roman 2013 Award (summons)

The Board of directors of the Friends’ Association do Castelo de Maceda “Setestrelo” agreed Manuel Gómez Roman summoned the ” Prizes for the recovery of the rural habitat and adjectival constructions “, as well as the delivery of his Medal of Silver to a personality that has stood out for the promotion and defense of the material or landscape heritage […]

Architecture, geometry and landscape | CREUSeCARRASCO
29-11-2012 No Comments

Architecture, geometry and landscape | CREUSeCARRASCO

Proponemos interpretar el significado de la geometría y el paisaje a partir del tradicional debate entre lo sensible y lo racional en arquitectura, haciendo un planteamiento de equilibrio entre definiciones que, en su aparente contradicción, responden a fases de un recorrido cíclico, el que realizamos cuando proyectamos y construimos una obra. La ARQUITECTURA construye un espacio que va a ser […]

Rafael Sanz Lobato
09-03-2012 5 Comments

Rafael Sanz Lobato

Almost legendary artist between the great family of the Spanish photographers, semiclandestine creator through the fault of thousand and one vicissitudes, Rafael Sanz Lobato (Seville, 1932) agrees to go out of an ostracism of alone years torn by the National Prize that was granted to him last year ” by his way of counting the trasformación of the rural traditional […]