Tag: museo

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from In the book Great Streets, Allan B. Jacobs dedicates the second part to compiling a series of «streets that they teach». Between them the Fifth Avenue, at a height of Central Park. Jacobs aims that «Both the park and the street seem of easy access». Concerning the Fifth Avenue they turn out to be different of the principal museums of New […]

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from The fingerprint of the teachers remains indelible in the plot of New York. To the distant and passionate presence of Le Corbusier, from his provocative initiation visit of up to his retreat with the disenchantment for the building of the UN in 1947, adds those of other teachers, between them both paradigms of the architectural modernity. Frank Lloyd Wright […]

Notebook of New York (IV) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
06-07-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (IV) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from The High Line supposes the meeting with the city of the 30s – decade in the one that constructed the air line of railroad herself to avoid the dangerousness of sharing the street with the pedestrians – and the Nueva York of the 21st century, when the routes – in disuse from 1980-were claimed by the citizens. It is […]

Notebook of New York (III) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
21-06-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (III) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from For Le Corbusier, the skyscrapers of New York were too small. – they are not big enough – he said, answering to the journalists who interviewed it in the MoMA, within a few hours of his arrival to the United States in 1935. Surprised by the observation, they will attend to the explanation of the architect, developed later […]

Notebook of New York (II) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
17-06-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (II) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from Geography and geometry have been intimately joined from the origins of the urbanism. Across the geometry the planning of the cultures became simple, and also the construction of the city. The plot reticulada not only allows the control of the present – and the assumption of the past – but it shelters the future growth, theoretically immensely. The […]

Notebook of New York (I) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
16-06-2012 2 Comments

Notebook of New York (I) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

The trip to a city known always is a fascinating experience. Even more if it is a question of a destination chased for time, which visit turns into an ansíada put and, at the same time, in the beginning of new reflections and trips in the space and the time, that they extend and recall the own experience. These days […]

DIM Party. International day of the Museum 2012. Marco
17-05-2012 One Comment

DIM Party. International day of the Museum 2012. Marco

As every year from 1977, the ICOM (International Advice of Museums) invites to the museums of the whole world to celebrating on May 18 the International Day of the Museum, created to promote the general interest for the management and the activities of the museums and centers of art. The motto for the DIM 2012 is ” Museums in a […]

Visits guided to the MAN
24-11-2011 555 Comments

Visits guided to the MAN

Four months after his temporary closing, the Archaeological National Museum (MAN) opens again his doors. From morning until December 30 it offers a program of holding a permit, before compound visits, of 90 minutes of duration. The visitors will be able to be witnesses of the transition of the final process of the civil works (arrangements in the building) and […]

Failure of the V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Prizes
15-11-2011 One Comment

Failure of the V edition of the Architecture Elevators Enor Prizes

The Andalusian architect Juan Domingo Santos was the winner of the Great Prize in the V edition of the Prizes Elevators Enor of Architecture. The juror thought that his Museum of the Water in Lanjarón for ” The sensibility with which constructions lacking in value recover with a collective recollection ballasted by his previous use and they obtain a few […]

Architectures of the point of view | Íñigo García Odiaga
05-07-2011 61 Comments

Architectures of the point of view | Íñigo García Odiaga

When one speaks about the relation between the architecture and the landscape, one is in the habit of valuing the relation of the volume with the environment, the relation of his materiality with the nature of the context, bottom and form, or even the relations on a large scale that are generated. For few occasions the new points of view […]

Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings
06-06-2011 64 Comments

Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings

In recent times, numerous museum buildings, renovations or expansions have been carried out all over the world. Many institutions’ attempts to integrate contemporary architecture into their existing or newly created museum programme again raise the question about the look and the function of a museum, and simultaneously broach the issue of the relationship between architecture (space) and art (exhibit). The […]

International day of the Museums
19-05-2011 52 Comments

International day of the Museums

The UNESCO proclaimed on May 18 as the International Day of the Museums. The current projects of the UNESCO with regard to the museums of the world go beyond the mere and necessary protection of the cultural heritage, since they have for object promote also the mutual comprehension, the peace and the development of the peoples through institutions as the […]

Contest for of the Centre of Collections of State Museums and the subsede of the National Historical Archive (AHN) | hoyesarte
24-03-2011 32 Comments

Contest for of the Centre of Collections of State Museums and the subsede of the National Historical Archive (AHN) | hoyesarte

The subsecretaria of Culture, Mercedes of the Palace, accompanied of the president of the Upper Council of Schools of Architects of Spain, Jordi Ludevid i Anglada, has presented today in Saint Fernando of Henares (Madrid) the announcement of the contest for the editorial of the architectural project of recovery, rehabilitation and reform of the future headquarters of the Centre of […]

Museo de la Ciudad y el Vino en Ribadavia | Juan Ignacio Prieto Lopez
22-03-2010 One Comment

Museo de la Ciudad y el Vino en Ribadavia | Juan Ignacio Prieto Lopez

¿…es posible rehabilitar una manzana histórica degradada introduciendo en la misma un nuevo uso…? Ribadavia_ casco histórico almendrado de origen medieval circundado por la muralla medieval aun hoy presente. trama de parcelación gótica irregular acentuada por la fuerte pendiente hacia el río avia, cuyo puente, situado en un meandro del mismo, dio origen a la villa. la casa de la […]

The betrayal of the museums | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
26-08-2006 34 Comments

The betrayal of the museums | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Like sucede in the pictures of Magritte, the contradiction impera in the current panorama of the museums. We find us with two apparently opposite facts, especially in the museums of contemporary art: it is an immersed institution in a big crisis and however never in the history had woken up so many expectations. In reality, a museum of contemporary art is, […]