Tag: pensar

The dibrujo | Sergio de Miguel
07-01-2019 No Comments

The dibrujo | Sergio de Miguel

5.0 01 “In hands of the architect, the la’piz constitutes a bridge between the mind that he imagines and the image that appears in the leaf of paper; in the ecstasy of the work, the draftsman forgets both his hand and the pencil and the image emerges as if it was an automatic projection of the mind that he imagines; […]

Inhabitants of the drawing | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
17-11-2017 No Comments

Inhabitants of the drawing | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

5.0 01 The drawing supposes probably the most valuable tool to see, not only to look, architecture. The cinematographic record of the eye, our vision in movement, our time, conceals often essential aspects from everything what surrounds us, folds of the visible thing only evident under certain conditions of attention and belonging to the place.1 The pleasure of drawing a face, […]

Critique of Shock
26-09-2017 No Comments

Critique of Shock

5.0 01 Plunged and position to the service of the absolutism of the spectacle, the exercise of the critique of architecture ranges today, complaisent, between the nostalgia and the farce. Against this passiveness, it is necessary to recover the critique as tool of shock. The critique like state of alert from WHICH to promote the doubt, to question myths and […]

Jaume Prat Ortells · critical architecture
20-04-2017 No Comments

Jaume Prat Ortells · critical architecture

5.0 01 A few weeks ago we were entering the world of the critique of architecture of Fredy Massad‘s hand, and today we advance another little thanks to Jaume Prat Ortells (Barcelona, 1975) architect for the ETSAB UPC, Technical Top School of Architecture of Barcelona of the Technical University of Catalonia from 2002. Since then he has collaborated in diverse […]

Fredy Massad · critical architecture
16-03-2017 No Comments

Fredy Massad · critical architecture

5.0 01 In this new delivery of the section “buoy”, we approach the world of the “critical architecture”, and that better way of it doing that of Fredy Massad’s hand (Buenos Aires, 1966). Atypical architect (it has that Urbano de la Universidad of Buenos Aires obtains in the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning) and who in Alicia Guerrero Yesto’s […]

Think the architecture (III) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
10-03-2017 73 Comments

Think the architecture (III) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

5.0 01 Article continuation of “Thinking the architecture (II)”. The notes that have written on this subject have to see with my participation in Valencia, Spain, in the Seminar Thought and Architecture organised amongst other by the colleague José María Lozano of the School of Architecture of the Polytechnical University. It realised  between the 11 and on 15 November 2011. […]

Thinking the architecture (II) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
03-03-2017 34 Comments

Thinking the architecture (II) | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

5.0 01 Article continuation of “Thinking the architecture (I)”. It is necessary to clear what can understand by ideology, a word that is used to  apply only to the politics and produces doubts applied to other human activities. I take this definition: “An ideology is the group of ideas that inciden in elder or lower degree in the characteristics of […]

Luis Lope de Toledo · #JuevesDeArquitectura
12-01-2017 No Comments

Luis Lope de Toledo · #JuevesDeArquitectura

5.0 01 We begin the year in the section marks with beacons chatting with Luis Lope de Toledo, architect for the Technical Top School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM) and creator in twitter about the hashtag #JuevesDeArquitectura in that every week hundreds of users, between whom we include ourselves, share across this social network different architectural works from different approaches […]

A X-ray photography | Sergio de Miguel
25-11-2016 1,292 Comments

A X-ray photography | Sergio de Miguel

0.0 00 It falls in my hands an elaborated drawing of Juhani Pallasmaa. On the plant of the villa Mairea (1939), of Alvar Aalto, superimpose  some lines of order. Ones trace. It appears a X-ray. The one who has been described like “the most beautiful plant of the world”1 shows  undressed of his secret. The geometric score of his harmonic […]

Faults of fragmentation | Sergio de Miguel
22-08-2016 29 Comments

Faults of fragmentation | Sergio de Miguel

0.0 00 In the recent architecture we find a resource appellant of figurative transgression. His aim is not other one that to put in value, to emphasize, the buildings that for his character and purpose have to stand out in his environment. It is known that the principal virtue of the architecture is to control the fragmentation. Definitively, the quantities. There […]

Academic blindness | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
20-05-2016 No Comments

Academic blindness | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

5.0 01 It does already a good number of years, attracted by some readings that were mentioning it (Lezama Lima, the Cuban, for example) I approached the work of Gianbattista Vico (1668-1744) Italian philosopher who for many was the founder of the philosophy of the History. I had opportunity to read “The New Science”, his more important work, and a […]

The flag of the Japan | Sergio de Michael
18-12-2015 No Comments

The flag of the Japan | Sergio de Michael

0.0 00 There is a dilemma appellant who is of what doing with a point in a plane. What supposes positioning an abundance inside an emptiness. Since it is logical, this one is to question that not only belongs to the area of the architecture. Though particularly in the architecture it is given to very often. Since it is logical, […]

The small gap looks far | Sergio de Miguel
11-09-2015 26 Comments

The small gap looks far | Sergio de Miguel

0.0 00 The attentive look requires a direction and a sense, but also a size. A cut. In the importance to look is the know concentrate the sense of the sight and the understanding. In recognising the limits of what is worth it to observe with spirit to be learnt. As if of a telescope or a microscope treated  look […]

Reviews | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2015 No Comments

Reviews | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

5.0 01 «The text claims and asks for a few scissors in order that they cut it in pieces and re-compose it in another text displacing just beyond. Later, as when it is done well revealed or a cheese, the text is placed carefully in a booth and after a time it is extracted to submit it to the attempt […]

Projecting the window | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
25-05-2015 2 Comments

Projecting the window | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

0.0 00 The geometry of the hollow affects simultaneously so much in the perceptive interior variable – exterior, since in the lighting of a stay or the own constructive solution of the surrounding one. The traditional vertical hollow associated with the construction of walls ambles, defines a spatial and emotional threshold between the exterior nature and the interior space in […]

The drawing of the world
24-03-2015 No Comments

The drawing of the world

0.0 00 Arranged some behind others, Sverre Fehn’s drawings shape an alphabet of signs, a procession of glifos that relate concepts constructing a fable. They do not content with illuminating an idea, pledge in transporting us to a time and to a space where the objects and the represented men enter action. Sus croquis se encuentran en el ámbito de […]

The architecture of the trip | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
30-01-2015 No Comments

The architecture of the trip | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

5.0 01 There does not exist for the architects a condition of major excitation that that one who promotes the anteroom of the trip: the best text to learn architecture is the own architecture. As addicts submitted to a powerful influence, we read and document carefully those places and spaces that us wait in a real exercise of (re)discovery. Nevertheless, […]

A house in Finland. The fantasy and the memory | Borja Lopez Cotelo
07-11-2014 2 Comments

A house in Finland. The fantasy and the memory | Borja Lopez Cotelo

5.0 01 I began to walk between the coniferous ones. His geometric trunks were leaking the beams of the pale Sun. They were last days of May and on the lake Päijänne there were floating still some chunks of ice, lazy in these last weeks of winter lethargy. It was walking slowly, being afraid to meet suddenly the housing that […]

The spirit of the hens | José Ramón Hernández Correa
06-10-2014 2 Comments

The spirit of the hens | José Ramón Hernández Correa

5.0 02 In the first course of architecture of the ETSAM, which for me was of 1977-78, there was a subject (for damned me) that was called “Analysis of Forms”, and whose professor was Javier Seguí. (Another professor of the subject – I believe that it came a little later, but I it do not remember good – she was Helena […]

Stamp, ¿one fragile? Cutlery of Tomás Alonso | Luis Gil Pita
04-07-2014 No Comments

Stamp, ¿one fragile? Cutlery of Tomás Alonso | Luis Gil Pita

5.0 01 The subversion of the fragile thing, to use and to never throw. Notes on the cutlery Stamp byTomás Alonso. There are these a few brief words that will not be at a height of the intensity of an exercise of design that the obviedad tries to subvert of anything already very natural …, the artificial action to use […]

Pedro Torrijos · Architect, musician and writer
03-07-2014 No Comments

Pedro Torrijos · Architect, musician and writer

5.0 01 In this new delivery of #buoy today we they want to present Pedro Torrijos (Madrid, 1975) “ type with beard that throws itself to bomb in the swimming pools”. Pedro Torrijos at the age of 22 finished his studies in the conservatoire and parked the horn for other one of his big passions, the architecture. As every good future architect (architect […]

One day of 1958 | Borja López Cotelo
20-06-2014 No Comments

One day of 1958 | Borja López Cotelo

5.0 01 The Sun was shining in the sky of Brussels burning the visitors of Heysel’s esplanade. Sverre and Reima were drinking, to small sips, an African coffee. Reima breathed depth, thought a few seconds, and said: -As it is learned to imagine by major and major concentration you stop being able to work with objects or prefabricated schemes … […]

Archallenge Competition. Super Blocks Improve Cerdà’s Plan
19-06-2014 No Comments

Archallenge Competition. Super Blocks Improve Cerdà’s Plan

0.0 00 Cerdà’s super-blocks. Redesigning the city A super-block is a new urban quarter that is created to achieve the liberation of the majority of the area that today is mechanized in order to turn the pedestrian into a citizen again. In short, it is done to give citizens the chance to benefit from all the functions that they can´t […]

The stone and the light | Marcelo Gardinetti
25-04-2014 3 Comments

The stone and the light | Marcelo Gardinetti

0.0 00 In remote times, the early man discovered in the cavern a place where to find cover before the rain and the cold. This revelation, which allowed him to support the inclemencies of the climate in a space of relative comfort, is labelled by Umberto Eco as the birth of the architecture1. Thousands of years later, the pristine image […]

The trip of an idea | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
21-02-2014 2 Comments

The trip of an idea | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

0.0 00 The architect sat before his board and clutching soft pencil, he was thinking before his silent notebook it brings over of the project and his circumstances. It was looking for an idea from it was doing weeks and today the paper in blank would be finally grafiado across the ‘spark’ that crosses the way that goes of the […]

Utzon: inspiration, vision, architecture
14-02-2014 No Comments

Utzon: inspiration, vision, architecture

0.0 00 Sydney Opera House is the most celebrated modern building in the world yet its architect, Jorn Utzon, has always shunned publicity and remains the least well known of the major modern architects. Written with unprecedented access to Utzon, his archives and associates, Utzon: Inspiration, Vision, Architecture presents the first comprehensive account of his work and ideas, and situates […]

On photography in architecture | Santiago Carvajal
27-01-2014 No Comments

On photography in architecture | Santiago Carvajal

5.0 01 We will speak about the photography in the architecture as a tool to document her and to transmit it, it is not a question of an artistic photography if not rather descriptive, that it shows and reports the virtues of a work. To document and to describe architecture by means of the photography, we must be to so […]

Brief notes on the Trinta gallery by Pablo Tomé architect | Luis Gil Pita
24-01-2014 One Comment

Brief notes on the Trinta gallery by Pablo Tomé architect | Luis Gil Pita

5.0 01 We are going to report, in a few words, so brief that almost we do not use any more than the own ones asked his architect, Pablo Tomé, the quality and the architectural experience of the work of the gallery of contemporary art Trinta in rúa Virxe da Cerca 24, Santiago de Compostela. We only want to recount with […]

Where good ideas come from?
22-08-2013 No Comments

Where good ideas come from?

0.0 00 “There are these bosses appellants, who appear again and again, and they are crucial to create environments that could be innovators. […] The ideas that generate changes rarely come in a moment of great concentration, in a sudden blow of inspiration. The majority of the good ideas need from a long time to evolve, and happen a lot […]

Barón Dandy | Sra. Farnsworth
26-04-2013 One Comment

Barón Dandy | Sra. Farnsworth

5.0 01 According to the dictionary, the word “detail” it serves to refer to each of those facts or events, by all appearances secondary, but that with his presence help to define and outline the multiple shades of the reality that surrounds us. I remember for example that when it was small, my grandfather Pepe had the curious habit of […]