Tag: patrimonio histórico

Espai Gut, therapeutic center in Terrassa | estudi08014
07-03-2018 No Comments

Espai Gut, therapeutic center in Terrassa | estudi08014

Refurbishment of a ground floor located in the neighborhood of Ca n’Aurell, in the city center of Terrassa, close to Barcelona. The building is from 1925 and highlights its reinforced concrete structure, very innovative for its time, with spans up to 10 meters. However, the successive transformations of the space over the years have hidden the original structure after a […]

Libe Fdez. Torróntegui · reharq | Creative consultancy specialized in cultural heritage
28-09-2017 No Comments

Libe Fdez. Torróntegui · reharq | Creative consultancy specialized in cultural heritage

After the vacation period we take again the interviews in the section It marks with beacons. In this occasion we move up to Bilbao to chat with Libe Fdez. Torróntegui, arquitecta with posgrado in “Rehabilitation and architectural restoration” for the Technical University of Catalonia (Barcelona, 2012) and founder of reharq*. Drink she is an enthusiast of the communication who works in […]

Restoration of Fonte da Burga in Caldas de Reis | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
20-09-2017 No Comments

Restoration of Fonte da Burga in Caldas de Reis | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

To be employed at the time and at the goods and architectures that others thought and constructed before that we, it has an after-taste to collaborate with these other architects who already are not. If Viollec Le Duc says that restoring is to return the original blood to the building, which it is called the style, also it is to […]

Restoration of the Glez Barros Pantheon | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
06-09-2017 No Comments

Restoration of the Glez Barros Pantheon | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

Returning life to the funeral architecture. “The city of the dead men has been traditionally a succinct version of that of the alive ones, and a laboratory of architecture, gardening and sculpture. Of the urns in the shape of cabin to the palatial pantheons or the niches beehive of social grave, the nature and the fractures of a culture can […]

Unpublished Madrid (V) | Cristina García-Rosales
25-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (V) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (IV)  The Warehouse in Castile Square is an installation belonging to the Canal de Isabel II. He is placed, from 1952 at the end of the walk of the Castilian one in the municipal area of the one that was the fourth warehouse of the Plaza of Castile (constructed in the year 1939), and with a capacity […]

Unpublished Madrid (IV) | Cristina García-Rosales
18-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (IV) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (III)  In Emilio Castelar’s Summer-house we will be able to admire some notable architectures. As the building Castelar (Catalan headquarters of the Insurances of West), with his prop that supports the rest of the set. It was projected by the architect Rafael de La-Hoz Arderius in 1975. In 2010 it was reformed under the direction of […]

Unpublished Madrid (III) | Cristina García-Rosales
11-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (III) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (II)  The Colon Towers (previously Jerez Towers) are two twin skyscrapers with 116 meters of height and 23 plants. They were constructed by the architect of Madrid Antonio Lamela and the engineers Leonardo Fernandez Troyano, Javier Manterola and Carlos Fernandez Casado. They have a structure suspended from two big props joined in the high thing by a platform, […]

Unpublished Madrid (II) | Cristina García-Rosales
04-08-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (II) | Cristina García-Rosales

Continuation of Unpublished Madrid (I)  We continue the tour for the Barceló Cinema, opposite the Barceló Market, restored lately and, therefore, much more modern. The Barceló Cinema is in the Barceló street, doing forms a corner with Larra, and it was constructed, opposite to the gardens of the Hospice of Madrid as cinema of neighborhood. The architect was Luis Gutiérrez Soto. […]

Unpublished Madrid (I) | Cristina García-Rosales
28-07-2017 No Comments

Unpublished Madrid (I) | Cristina García-Rosales

We are going to realize a tour for Unpublished Madrid, where we will discover buildings that correspond to the modern movement in the architecture. Beginning for some racionalist buildings of the 30s or 40s of the 20th century, and ending for four skyscrapers of the Paseo de la Castellana, near the Castilla Square. Buildings, many of them, very recognized in […]

Blanca Espigares Rooney · MasQueTours
01-06-2017 No Comments

Blanca Espigares Rooney · MasQueTours

And now that approaches the season of good time and leisure we travel to Granada to know MasQueTours and to interview Blanca Espigares Rooney, the doctor arquitecta that has started this project. “MasQueTours transforms the concept of visit guided to turn her into an experience of local knowledge, realized in spiral, across different scales: from the territory and his geography up […]

Baixo Miño cross-border strengths interpretation Center | rodríguez + pintos arquitectos
10-05-2017 No Comments

Baixo Miño cross-border strengths interpretation Center | rodríguez + pintos arquitectos

The Santa Cruz castle is a defensive structure of “modest” character that, nevertheless, registers as a singular element in the extraordinary context of forts, watchtowers and “fachos” or you camphorate that were raised in the XVIIth and XVIIIth century along the márgenes of the river Miño. At present it stands out not for his constructive or military relevancy, but for […]

Interventions in the Landscape Juana de Vega Award 2017
02-05-2017 No Comments

Interventions in the Landscape Juana de Vega Award 2017

The Interventions in the landscape Juana de Vega Award arises from the conviction of that the landscape is a fundamental element of the heritage of any human company for affecting directly in his physical and spiritual well-being and for being a resource partner – economically of enormous potential. To put in value and to improve the landscape quality of the territory, the […]

Recovery and occupation of an agricultural ship of beginning of s. The XXth | Estudio Serrano + Baquero | Estudio Serrano + Baquero
15-03-2017 No Comments

Recovery and occupation of an agricultural ship of beginning of s. The XXth | Estudio Serrano + Baquero | Estudio Serrano + Baquero

Context. The project is in Nervión’s neighborhood in Seville that, as is observed in the different photographies of epoch and in the ancient mapping, always it has had a strong industrial character. It was for many years the area of supply of the city, with multitude of agricultural plots in which wheat was cultivated especially. Already in 1830 part of […]

The Bunshaft case. Notes on the fragility | José Antonio Sumay Rey
13-03-2017 No Comments

The Bunshaft case. Notes on the fragility | José Antonio Sumay Rey

Few cases there is more paradigmatic on the question of the conservation of the modern architecture that the case Bunshaft. Rough man and of few words, Gordon Bunshaft (1909-1990) is known internationally by the Lever House (1952) and by his work in the signature Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM) where it would develop all his career until 1979. His work is […]

Interview to José Ramón Alonso Pereira · INCUNA
03-01-2017 No Comments

Interview to José Ramón Alonso Pereira · INCUNA

The journalist Victor Guillot converses, in the frame of the Days XVIII International of Industrial Heritage, with José Ramón Alonso Pereira (ETS Architecture, Universidade gives Corunna. Spain). Madrid (1953), architect ETSAM (1977), doctor UPM (1983), teacher to title USC (Santiago de Compostela 1987), professor of university UDC (Corunna 1991) of History of the Architecture and of the Urbanism in the […]

The IIIrd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA
20-12-2016 One Comment

The IIIrd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA

The European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA, biennial contest organized with the support of the COAC (Architects’ Official College of Catalonia) and AADIPA (Architects’ Group for the Defense and the Intervention in the Architectural Heritage) whose aim resides in distinguishing the good patrimonial practice and contributing to his spreading, opens the inscriptions of his 3 ª edition. The European […]

The worker and the light | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
28-11-2016 2 Comments

The worker and the light | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

At the beginning of 1923 and for order by Walter Gropius, Edmund Lill it realized a photographic article of the factory of molds for shoes Fagus in Alfeld a. d. Leine (Germany) constructed between 1911 and 1913. As Annemarie Jaeggi explains in his book Fagus. Industriekultur zwischen Werkbund und Bauhaus (Jovis Berlin, 1998), treats itself about the second occasion in […]

Rehabilitation in casona praised of s. The XVIIIth | Marcos Miguélez
26-10-2016 No Comments

Rehabilitation in casona praised of s. The XVIIIth | Marcos Miguélez

The building is placed in the square of Ponferrada’s Town hall, in the base of the Arco del Reloj, in what it was one of 5 doors of access to the medieval city. The wall of masonry forms a part of the building in one of his gatherings, and crosses it from side to side as one of the walls […]

House in the market at Feria street | sol89
05-10-2016 No Comments

House in the market at Feria street | sol89

“To be born in the Broad street of the Fair and one to fall sick with the humanity who boils in her scarcely has got tired of walking to cats and it has got up of hands to confront the life to disclosed chest, is a heroic company, which stamps character and has an extraordinary importance for the rest of […]

Monteagudo's country house. The ruin that it remains | Luis Gil Pita
26-09-2016 One Comment

Monteagudo’s country house. The ruin that it remains | Luis Gil Pita

“Vague reflections on Juan Navarro Baldeweg’s work in Monteagudo’s ruin. A Estrada. Pontevedra.” By María Moliner, Ruin: 1. Action to a construction sink. 2. Action to any thing, material be destroyed or spiritually. 5. Remains of a sunked construction. By our particular dictionary, Ruin: 1. That one that shows again his constructive original nature, that is to say turns us […]

Bardecó Cafeteria | Villacé y Cominges
14-09-2016 No Comments

Bardecó Cafeteria | Villacé y Cominges

The Curbera Building (1939), in which the place is located, is a construction between dividing, of a height of 14 plants, destined to offices and housing. In the ground floor two business premises place located aside and to other one of the impressive portal of access to the building. The main face of the building, of symmetrical composition, it answers to […]

I Richard H. Driehaus Architecture Competetition
16-08-2016 No Comments

I Richard H. Driehaus Architecture Competetition

They let’s sense beforehand the I Richard H. Driehaus Architecture Competetition, inviting them to take part and to spreading the initiative between whom they could be interested. It is a question of an International Contest directed to promoting the practice of an architecture and an urbanism that they preserve and give continuity to the local traditions. It has two phases: […]

Belvís Catalyst | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
08-06-2016 No Comments

Belvís Catalyst | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

The order was centring on the rehabilitation of a former dry that was forming a part of a tannery placed in the areas of Belvís’s current park. It was a question of solving a cultural equipment with a very opened program; the intervention was seeking to put in value a catalogued building having multifunctional spaces for exhibitions, meetings, rooms of […]

Interventions in the Landscape Juana de Vega Award 2016
03-05-2016 No Comments

Interventions in the Landscape Juana de Vega Award 2016

Interventions in the Landscape Juana de Vega Award arises from the conviction of that the landscape is a fundamental element of the heritage of any human company, for affecting directly in his physical and spiritual well-being and for being a socio-economic resource of enormous potential. Putting in value and to improve the landscape quality of the territory, the Landscape Galician School […]

A'Bodega (or as living in a former warehouse of stone) | Cubus, Taller d’Arquitectura
30-03-2016 No Comments

A’Bodega (or as living in a former warehouse of stone) | Cubus, Taller d’Arquitectura

Sausages, hams, straw, cows and wine. The ancient warehouses of the Ribeira Sacra were (and they are) heterogeneous spaces linked to the housing where there develop the activities of the local economy, for what it is habitual to meet sets of several constructions of stone where all kinds of uses coexists: there remain the sausages of slaughter, the oregano, the […]

Destruction of Barcelona | Wayward Wandering.
07-03-2016 No Comments

Destruction of Barcelona | Wayward Wandering.

The destruction of a historical building, of a place in which it has been transmitted to know of an ars, of one τέχνη,, in that a craftsman has lived and operated on ignorantly of the existence of the history, the industry, the scientific management, removed from one economic laws that the prostitution of the language insists on calling democratic, a […]

Caramoniña's gardens | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
20-01-2016 No Comments

Caramoniña’s gardens | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

The historical hull of Santiago de Compostela was declared Heritage of the Humanity in 1985. Since then the Town hall has come promoting the rehabilitation, both public and deprived, of housings and buildings dotacionales and, in the last years, of the urban space. But even this way still black holes stay in the city; degraded environments, without a clear use […]

María Elena
07-01-2016 No Comments

María Elena

María Elena, the last Saltpeter Work still running in the world, it’s intact since the day it was born in 1925. Its inhabitants, the pampinos, who were born and raised there, keeps in their memories the untold stories of this unique way of living on the driest desert in the planet. This documentary and its revealing anecdotes, built upon an […]