Tag: obra

La grapa de ABC | Alberto Ruiz
01-04-2019 No Comments

La grapa de ABC | Alberto Ruiz

José entró a la cocina con el ejemplar de ABC debajo del brazo. Se sentó en su butaca preferida, junto a la ventana mientras Trini le ponía un café. En tazón grande, con la leche muy caliente, como lo tomaba desde que era un crío. Abrió el periódico. Le encantaba el olor de la tinta y, sobre todo, que el […]

Drawings of work, of the mental place to the final reality | Luis Gil Pita
10-07-2017 One Comment

Drawings of work, of the mental place to the final reality | Luis Gil Pita

What? To explain the happened. In relation to the drawing, as necessary tool for the expression of the project, the contemporary architecture already does not conceive without the inflation of the graphical representation of the plane, an inflation parallel to the bureaucratic growth of the written documentation of the own project, fruit of the obligation of use, the majority of […]

Madrid ’54. The Expo that was not | Alberto Ruiz
24-04-2017 No Comments

Madrid ’54. The Expo that was not | Alberto Ruiz

La capitalidad de la nación fue un asunto fundamental para el régimen de Franco. La duración sostenida del frente de Madrid desde los últimos días del año 1936 hasta el final de la guerra había provocado considerables daños materiales, especialmente en la zona oeste de la capital —Ciudad Universitaria, barrio de Moncloa, Gran Vía— cuya reparación se convirtió en asunto […]

The urbanism and the housewives | Alberto Ruiz
24-10-2016 4 Comments

The urbanism and the housewives | Alberto Ruiz

In 1959 the concept of political correction still was for be inventing, so still it was possible that a newspaper of national issue, in this Blanco y Negro -ABC’s cultural supplement- an article was publishing with round this one headline.1 The article was fulfilling all the premises to call the attention: polemic holder, graphical showy and, composition especially, signatory of […]

Le Corbusier. Le Grand
06-10-2016 No Comments

Le Corbusier. Le Grand

A spectacular visual biography of the life and work of Le Corbusier (1887–1965), one of Modernism’s most influential architects, urban planners, and theorists. Approximately 2,000 images and documents, many previously unpublished, feature his major built works, urban plans, paintings, publications, and furniture as well as sketches, archival photographs, and personal correspondence. Rarely seen photographs and correspondence shed new light on […]

Bruguer Visualizer
17-03-2016 No Comments

Bruguer Visualizer

The new application Bruguer Visualizer allows you to paint the walls and to see the real time results, visualizing the colors, before applying an alone drop of painting. Using the technology of the increased reality, the application gives you to the instant a realistic impression of how your room might stay. Now to choose the colors of painting is very […]

Andrés Fenández-Albalat Lois, Architect
21-01-2015 2 Comments

Andrés Fenández-Albalat Lois, Architect

On Tuesday, the 20th of January the exhibition is inaugurated in the room of exhibitions of the Delegation of the COAG in A Coruña, Andrés Fenández-Albalat Lois, Architect. The sample, opened until February 20, is the first exhibition of the architect native of Corunna and gathers material of his file, original planes, drawings, photographies and other documents of three of […]

Projects not to sleep (I) | Alberto Ruiz
05-12-2014 4 Comments

Projects not to sleep (I) | Alberto Ruiz

The syndrome of “due obedience”. In these times convulsed with devastating laws and slaves disguised of false autonomous, allow to this minuscule blog to relax the environment trying to answer one of the big questions of the humanity: why is bad architecture bad? He says a famous corollary, attributed I believe all the teachers of the school of architecture, which […]

Wikiarquitectura
29-05-2014 No Comments

Wikiarquitectura

WikiArquitectura is a collaborative web that tries to create the major database on architecture online both for professionals and for simple onlookers who want to give him a walk along the world across the architecture. Mission Offering the possibility of enjoying the big works of the world architecture all the users, both expert and not so expert. In her you will […]

Enric miralles 1972-2000
06-03-2014 No Comments

Enric miralles 1972-2000

Miralles’s architecture has an unequivocal background: to measure to the discipline with to develop. For it, it is not of surprising that the reflection on the time is the conductive thread of his work. Implicit and provocative time when Blanchot was announcing that, in the recollection, the past was liberated. Miralles like that, a student asks him to clarify what […]

Quaderns #264 Yearbook
01-10-2013 No Comments

Quaderns #264 Yearbook

With this number we recover the former format yearbook that, on the one hand, allows to gather and to extend in a coherent way the information appeared in the section Obsevatorio, habitual in Quaderns so much in his format paper as in the foxglove and, for other one, to reaffirm the will to establish connections between the history of the […]

Rem Koolhaas and the modern architecture (P1)
25-06-2013 No Comments

Rem Koolhaas and the modern architecture (P1)

This documentary divides in two episodes. A tour is done by the professional life of Rem Koolhaas, bringing the spectator near to some of his works and principal ideas.

Wood Architecture Now! (Vol.02)
20-06-2013 No Comments

Wood Architecture Now! (Vol.02)

“Trendy timber… undoubtedly one of the most elegant modern building materials” – Vogue, Paris Philip Jodidio and the publishing house Taschen, there edits the volume number 2 of the series Wood Architecture Now!. This number puts of manifest that the wood acquires a major protagonism as predominant material in the contemporary architecture. In this volume they find from small architectures […]

DISuEÑOS of the architect León Lopez de la Osa
10-06-2013 No Comments

DISuEÑOS of the architect León Lopez de la Osa

Inauguration of the exhibition of furniture and models, DISuEÑOS of the architect León López de la Osa, On June 12 at 20:00, in the Ambigú SIRVENT, Great Route 129, Vigo (Galicia, Spain). León López de la Osa will do the presentation of his work and later it will realize a visit guided to the same one. This sample will remain exposed […]

Le Corbusier´s architecture
03-06-2013 No Comments

Le Corbusier´s architecture

Le Corbusier turned in the middle of the decade of 1920 into a prophet of the new architecture. In 1922 he designs the Plant of a contemporary city, a city for three million persons with a central space of cruciform skyscrapers, buildings in bend and wide green spaces, contributing an interesting zoning for activities. In the Villa Saboye of 1929 […]

The strengths of the architect | Stepienybarno
11-09-2011 31 Comments

The strengths of the architect | Stepienybarno

Some time ago a good friend of ours was commenting to us that for him, the architects we were like ducks. These animals are of air, are of land and are of water, do everything, though they do nothing excessively well. So, this curious comparison uses us as introduction to see what is what we understand that we make or […]

Do they continue having the contests of architecture felt? | Stepienybarno
10-07-2011 One Comment

Do they continue having the contests of architecture felt? | Stepienybarno

We return to encourage to touch one of the most troubled topics: the contests of architecture. But we will not do it from an analytical point of view of the same ones, since already we did it in his day during four articles. Today it has not to enter bases, sworn, possible fixes or period, on it already they have written, […]

Rem Koolhaas. Lecture on OMA's Work
14-06-2011 1,311 Comments

Rem Koolhaas. Lecture on OMA’s Work

The Areen Architecture Series at the Department of Architecture and Design held a lecture entitled: “On OMA’s Work” by Rem Koolhaas. Rem Koolhaas is an internationally acclaimed architect and urbanist. He founded the Office for Metropolitan Architecture in 1975 together with Elia and Zoe Zenghelis and Madelon Vriesendorp. Koolhaas graduated from the Architectural Association in London and in 1978 published […]

Architecture, architects and the state of the profession | Stepienybarno
05-02-2011 One Comment

Architecture, architects and the state of the profession | Stepienybarno

It seems that every time there are more digital publications that speak of the hard reality in that it finds  immersed the world of the architecture. Many times, reading between lines the comments of articles of means of big diffusion, find  visions much more interesting that what the own publications aim. So, today it does not touch to speak neither […]

Which is the responsibility of the architect? | Stepienybarno
10-10-2010 36 Comments

Which is the responsibility of the architect? | Stepienybarno

The truth is that it would like us write merry articles and distended, in fact, do not lose the illusion to do it, but for now touches to assume the realism that surrounds us and, unfortunately, does not give us a lot of reasons to launch the bells to the flight. So today it must speak of responsibilities. Almost at […]

The budget of the project | Stepienybarno
08-08-2010 35 Comments

The budget of the project | Stepienybarno

It is not the first time that us adentramos in terrains so pragmatic and with so little glamour as it is to speak of the budget of a project. That is to say, that what project  know, more or less, how much slope and there is somebody (in this planet) that it was able to realise the work by a […]

Exposición de la obra de Català-Roca, pioneiro del periodismo fotográfico
04-03-2010 56 Comments

Exposición de la obra de Català-Roca, pioneiro del periodismo fotográfico

The Fundación Pedro Barrié de la Maza and The Factory initiate a collaboration line with the introduction of this exhibition of own production, that reaches the research project and recovery of the work of the photographer Catalan Francesc Català-Roca, friend and photographer of Dalí and Watched and Prize Nacional of the Ministry of Culture’s Plastic Arts (Spain) in 1983. Is […]