Tag: pabellón

Mies Missing Materiality. Anna & Eugeni Bach
17-10-2019 No Comments

Mies Missing Materiality. Anna & Eugeni Bach

Dressing the Mies van der Rohe Pavilion to strip it of all materiality. This simple act turned the Pavilion into a representation of itself, opening the door to multiple interpretations about aspects like the value of the original, the role of the white surface as an image of modernity and the importance of materiality in the perception of space. The […]

Can Ricart Municipal Sports Complex in Raval | vora
02-01-2019 No Comments

Can Ricart Municipal Sports Complex in Raval | vora

The Can Ricart Municipal Sports Complex is a building located in the heart of the south Raval, in Barcelona, an area with important performances in recent years. The equipment is important for the revitalization of the neighborhood in its traditionally more degraded sector, and it has to contribute to the integration of all social sectors inhabitants of the area through […]

Tino house | EMAC Arquitectura
25-07-2018 No Comments

Tino house | EMAC Arquitectura

El hombre puede ser de un lugar, estar en un lugar, o pertenecer a él. Se puede vivir en un sitio, habitar o morar. Algunas diferencias entre términos son claras; otras, más sutiles; y en las leves particularidades entre ellas se encuentra la manera que uno tiene de relacionarse con el territorio que lo sostiene y el espacio que lo […]

Second opportunities | Silvia Blanco Agüeira
18-06-2018 No Comments

Second opportunities | Silvia Blanco Agüeira

In 1961, just two years after the reconstruction of the Pavilion of the Hexagons in Madrid’s Casa de Campo, there was another surprising breakthrough in the Spanish capital: the arrival of the pavilion that the Duchy of Luxembourg had built at the Brussels World Expo of 1958. “Offered in advantageous conditions”,1 they affirmed the chronicles of the time. Few now […]

Pavilion pop-up for programmatical activation in COCA | Conjuntos Empáticos
24-05-2017 No Comments

Pavilion pop-up for programmatical activation in COCA | Conjuntos Empáticos

This ephemeral pavilion is constructed for the celebration of the holiday of closing of the International I Congreso of Architectural Communication, developed between May 17 and 19, 2017. The object is designed and produces as an element of pneumatic architecture that is located in the rose garden of the Technical Top School of Architecture of Madrid, and uses as support […]

The hidden pavilion | Penelas Architects
01-03-2017 No Comments

The hidden pavilion | Penelas Architects

The Project fulfills the desire to Build a space for meditation and retreat, a place to Inhabit and to Think. The pavilion is built in a glade of the forest, the only clearing without a tree. It is wrapped up in Nature, hidden in it, in a way that it is only slightly perceptible. Suspended over a small waterfall, the […]

The Yugoslavian milestone | Silvia Blanco Agüeira
04-12-2015 No Comments

The Yugoslavian milestone | Silvia Blanco Agüeira

The Yugoslavian pavilion of the Universal Exhibition of Brussels of 1958 is one of these works in which the arrow wound turns out to be instantaneous. His elegant design and his elegant interior scenery had as undisguised aim amaze, subdue the spectator. Only this way the rocambolesco understands development of the offer from his origins up to his final concretion. […]

Cycle wheel | Silvia Blanco Agüeira
09-10-2015 No Comments

Cycle wheel | Silvia Blanco Agüeira

The Universal Exhibition of Brussels was marked by the tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union, which respective pavilions occupied the most important cabins of this political chessboard into which there turned the great Belgian park chosen for the celebration. Both plots were provocativamente conflicting, with both countries distrusting mutually and embarked in a promotional contest. In fact, […]

Unfinished business | Silvia Blanco Agüeira
26-06-2015 No Comments

Unfinished business | Silvia Blanco Agüeira

In May, 1958 the architect and critical Italian Bruno Zevi threw a furious assault against the Universal Exhibition of Brussels, describing it as a fair of the pretenses, in which every building was fighting for the attention of the public1. Enclosed Michael Fisac roared against the structural ostentation, the sterile formalism and the architectural extravagancy without content present in the […]

Instalaciones deportivas en la Isla de la Cartuja (1ª fase) | Cayuela Marqués Arquitectos
24-06-2015 No Comments

Instalaciones deportivas en la Isla de la Cartuja (1ª fase) | Cayuela Marqués Arquitectos

The Sports Facilities of the Island of the Carthusian one have suffered an important growth during the last years without a planned strategy. The project of the new pavilion considers from his capacity to reorder and to characterize the set, for cohesionarlo and to provide it with a clear identity. It is a question of a building of support to […]

The beauty of the ugly thing | Íñigo García Odiaga
26-09-2014 No Comments

The beauty of the ugly thing | Íñigo García Odiaga

Since it has happened every year from 2000, on June 1, 2012 there was opened the public the summer pavilion of the Serpentine Gallery of London. The Pavilion of 2012 has been realized by the Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron in collaboration with the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei. The equipment that was responsible for the most emblematic building of the […]

German pavilion. Juan Millares
01-05-2014 One Comment

German pavilion. Juan Millares

Documental en blanco y negro de 14 minutos que cuenta la inauguración del pabellón de Alemania en la Exposición Universal de Barcelona de 1929. En 1929 los Reyes de España inauguraron uno de los más relevantes edificios del siglo XX, el Pabellón de Alemania en la exposición Universal de Barcelona, del arquitecto Mies van der Rohe. Muchos años después el […]

The crystallized horror
01-04-2014 No Comments

The crystallized horror

Hamlet. Don Quijote. Faust they die at the end of the representation. Also the Pavilion of Germany is dressed, at the same time scene and actor of a representation, necessarily, piece to piece. Because from his beginnings, the modern project has found in the decomposition of the form – of the individual, of the values – a paradoxical refuge, good […]

Cancha
29-11-2012 No Comments

Cancha

The pavilion of Chile to the 13. International sample of Architecture of the Biennale gave Venezia, invites to reflexionar on floor, in terms of resources, heritage and landscape, and the importance of the vision discipline on his exploitation and/or preservation, considering variable but there of the economic factors pure contingents. The word quechua FIELD pre-colombino of origin incaico into use […]

SPAIN LAB
30-07-2012 No Comments

SPAIN LAB

In Venecia, of 29 August to 25 November 2012 the Pavilion of Spain –promoted by the Ministry responsible for public works with the collaboration of Spanish Cultural Action (AC/And) and the Spanish Agency of International Cooperation for the development (AECID)– will open his doors to the visitors that want to participate of an intense architectural experience and adentrarse in the […]

The garden of the contemplations | Íñigo García Odiaga
05-06-2011 39 Comments

The garden of the contemplations | Íñigo García Odiaga

The architecture of the pavilions, of the small facilities is in the habit of producing very extreme results, or they generate projects of incalculable value on those who will be debated for years or on the contrary they present noisy failures.  The ephemeral of these constructions, his symbolic value and the lack of specific uses to sheltering, contribute to the […]