Tag: panteón

Rain of light | Íñigo García Odiaga
18-02-2019 No Comments

Rain of light | Íñigo García Odiaga

Curiously, the most intense memory left in our memory by the Roman Pantheon is that of an absence, the point where matter disappears to lighten the concrete membrane of its dome, where it is more slender. In that zenith, the oculus with its nine meters in diameter, opens the interior space to the sky, allowing the air and also the […]

Architecture and Ornamentation drawings from the National Library of the XIX century
17-11-2016 No Comments

Architecture and Ornamentation drawings from the National Library of the XIX century

This new exhibition of the National Library – curated by Pedro Moleón and Isabel García-Toraño – is articulated in seven different sections: Personalities, Academy (which is divided into three sections: Classical Orders, Architecture and Perspective and Obtaining the title of architect in The Royal Academy of San Fernando), The Journey (divided in turn into Spain Journey and Travelling outside Spain), […]

Familiar pantheon in Murcia: An intimate court opened for the sky | Ecoproyecta
08-01-2014 No Comments

Familiar pantheon in Murcia: An intimate court opened for the sky | Ecoproyecta

This familiar pantheon has been conceived as a small court protected from the exterior to have an intimate and private space, but opened the sky, to be able to be in touch with the vegetation that surrounds it, the natural light and the fresh air. The construction with habitual and simple materials, as the brick and the stone, has followed […]

Hemisphere | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
08-11-2012 No Comments

Hemisphere | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Hemisphere In one of his essays on the classical antiquity, Oddone Longo stands out the relation between space of conquest and architectural space in the Roman Empire[1], a correspondence that can observe  of a representative way in the Domus Aurea, the fastuosa residence of the emperor Nerón that elaborated on four of the seven roman hills. Between the curious realisations that […]