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Designers, artists and craftsmen. Or what do we mean by innovation | Elías Cueto
08-03-2019 No Comments

Designers, artists and craftsmen. Or what do we mean by innovation | Elías Cueto

Innovation is a term whose meaning is broad. Referring to wood helps to specify the scope of work, but it does not record it sufficiently. There is innovation in wood linked to consolidated fields of knowledge. From forest engineering, or the mechanics of materials to industrial transformation or the chemical digestion of wood, all these fields have given rise to […]

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 […]

At all up to Africa | Íñigo García Odiaga
25-06-2018 No Comments

At all up to Africa | Íñigo García Odiaga

They tell that it liked to exclaim Jørn Utzon “At all up to Africa”, while it was observing the sea from the top of the cliffs where his first house places in Can Lis, Majorca. Maybe it is this expression the best way of describing the landscape in the one that places the house, since though those who have visited […]

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 […]

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita
31-07-2014 No Comments

The public of Callobre | Luis Gil Pita

“It is not Giotto’s influence in Mondrian, is Mondrian’s influence in Giottto”. Aldo van Eyck The public of Callobre and the Arquitectura y Territorio rural annual days of the Maria Martínez Otero foundation in A Estrada. The days of Arquitectura y Territorio rural that are celebrated already for fourth consecutive year from the summer of 2011, organized by the Maria Martínez […]

Building instructions for Sedia 1 chair by Enzo Mari
18-12-2013 No Comments

Building instructions for Sedia 1 chair by Enzo Mari

Enzo Mari is born in Nonrod in 1932. Artist and designer, in the first years 50 is present at Bella Artes de Brera’s Academy, in Milan and he dedicates to studies ” on the psychology of the vision, on the programming of perceptive structures and on the methodology of the project “.

On the drawing in architecture | Santiago Carvajal
21-10-2013 One Comment

On the drawing in architecture | Santiago Carvajal

In the different trades, there are indispensable tools for his development, without these it would be difficult and almost impossible that are carried out, these are the substance of the trade, perhaps can someone imagine a seamstress without thread and needle? As well as the chalk is to the tailor, the lead and the level is to the bricklayer, the […]

Mates of job
08-10-2012 3 Comments

Mates of job

The Foundation Barrié will inaugurate the next 7 November in his headquarters of A Coruña the exhibition Mates of job, an own production of the Foundation Barrié that it will be able to visit until 7 April 2013. Likewise, it is programmed that the exhibition travel in the summer of 2013 to the headquarters viguesa of the Foundation. The próposito […]

The jobs of the culture: the architect
04-03-2011 32 Comments

The jobs of the culture: the architect

“Os Oficios da Cultura” that was issued in La2. In they bring over, or try it, to the figure of the architect and to the development of the work that realizes the profession. O novo arquitecto Miguel L é o responsable de levarnos á ETSA de Madrid, ao COAM, aos estudos de IgnacioVicens e de Alberto Campo-Baeza e ao Museo da […]