Tag: Perú

Urban discrimination | Aldo G. Facho Dede
13-09-2019 No Comments

Urban discrimination | Aldo G. Facho Dede

According to the UN, violence is a form of discrimination that inhibits the ability to enjoy equal rights and freedoms. Although gender violence, given the alarming figures, is one of the most visible issues today, there are other types of acts that affect and endanger our lives every day, and whose scale of responsibility exceeds that of a particular subject. […]

House in Ventanilla | LLATAS
06-03-2019 No Comments

House in Ventanilla | LLATAS

The following project has been developed in a human settlement in the district of Ventanilla in Lima, one of the poorest areas of the city, where people still do not have basic services such as roads, lighting in the streets, public transport. When we arrived at the place, we realized that the infrastructure in which they lived had been made […]

Illegal city | Aldo G. Facho Dede
11-06-2018 No Comments

Illegal city | Aldo G. Facho Dede

According to the census of 2007, the last one about which we know proved, near 50 % of the of Lima population marginal (BUM),1 lives in neighborhoods urban which are defined as those urban cores that present levels of monetary poverty, and they lack services of infrastructure and equipment (MVCS 2012).2 Though the great growth of this type of developments was […]

The future of "Las Palmas" | Aldo G. Facho Dede
09-04-2018 No Comments

The future of “Las Palmas” | Aldo G. Facho Dede

The visit of the Pope has left several topics us to think, one of them is the role that must fulfill the “Las Palmas” air base in the Lima of the 21st century. Good is known, Lima has doubled in inhabitants and surface in the last forty years, and this growth has not had like correlato a model of planning […]

Planning the well-being | Aldo G. Facho Dede
20-11-2017 No Comments

Planning the well-being | Aldo G. Facho Dede

On Town planning, Green Rio and the baipases. From the origin of the times, the cities have been intense spaces of exchange, where the men have sought to construct a major degree of well-being, understood by Aristotle as the “better good”. The evolution in his mechanisms of government and regulation has to see with the constant exploration of forms of […]

Lima has future | Aldo G. Facho Dede
20-10-2017 No Comments

Lima has future | Aldo G. Facho Dede

On January 18 we remember one more anniversary of the Iberian foundation of our city, opportune event to do a pause and to think about his projection for the year that we begin, and towards two transcendental events, since they are the Pan-American Games and the Bicentenary of our Independence. In the last two years we have lived through the […]

Chiclayo, the great square of the north  | Aldo G. Facho Dede
11-09-2017 No Comments

Chiclayo, the great square of the north | Aldo G. Facho Dede

When they ask me why it does more than six years I travel to dictate classes to Chiclayo, answer that it is because I think that the future of our country is in cities as this one, commercial nodes and of services, which articulate the production of different peoples and cities with the big centers of distribution on a national […]

Piura's plagues | Aldo G. Facho Dede
24-07-2017 No Comments

Piura’s plagues | Aldo G. Facho Dede

Thanks to the Former Testament we could have found out on the succession of plagues that it suffered the Egyptian village towards 13th century B.C. On this topic paths have been realized investigations to be able to explain from the science what is presumed like of divine origin, there being coincidence in indicating a series of physical and climatic disorders […]

Gato House | Martín Dulanto Sangalli
10-08-2016 No Comments

Gato House | Martín Dulanto Sangalli

The house appears as a great white box which there have been realized a series of vertical pieceworks that, seen as a whole, generate a texture. This “white box” rests on a base of concretly exposed of gray color that serves us to conceal all the windows of the environments of the basement. The house possesses 3 fronts, and the […]

Flor de Amancaes Park | Aldo Facho Dede + abalosllopis arquitectos
03-08-2016 No Comments

Flor de Amancaes Park | Aldo Facho Dede + abalosllopis arquitectos

“We divide of the conviction of that the city and the citizenship construct themselves from the Public Spaces, that these have to not organize only the urban plot but transform in places where the citizens develop and enjoy in equality.” AFD+Abalosllopis Urban development Concepcion. The Flor de Amancaes Zonal park was thought to be a pole of urbanity. We divide […]

Modern architecture without modern movement | Aldo G. Facho Dede
29-09-2014 No Comments

Modern architecture without modern movement | Aldo G. Facho Dede

Modern architecture without modern movement. The case of Peru. Talking with the architect Ricardo Cárdenas I gave form to the concept of which in Peru the Modern Architecture developed without Modern Movement. This sounds of the first reading less incoherent, how is it possible to detach the architecture of the movement that gives him sustenance?, in the lines that later […]

The 'autoconstruction boom' in the Peru | Aldo G. Facho Dede
01-09-2014 26 Comments

The ‘autoconstruction boom’ in the Peru | Aldo G. Facho Dede

I share with you this article written by Silvia Mendoza and published in the Diario El Comercio of the Peru on 14 June, in which they stand out the important volume of edificaciones that realise without the advice of the pertinent professionals. This is not new, that I remember is the classical discussion of the workshops of design in the […]

Tarapoto, city in the jungle and the mountain | Aldo G. Facho Dede
18-08-2014 No Comments

Tarapoto, city in the jungle and the mountain | Aldo G. Facho Dede

Thanks to the cordial one and enthusiast invitation of the Architects’ College of Regional St Martin represented by his Dean the Arq. Teddy of the Eagle and the Arq. Percy Vilca, I took the opportunity to visit as the first time Tarapoto’s city, located in the jungle of Peru. Besides the honor that was meaning the invitation, I generate my […]

Let's save our Modern National Heritage | Fernando Freire Forga
02-08-2013 2 Comments

Let’s save our Modern National Heritage | Fernando Freire Forga

It is recomforting and healthy to see that pupils of different powers of architecture join efforts to safeguard our architectural heritage. In this opportunity they have met to take photographies and to gather general information of the Multifamiliar Building in the Juan de Aliaga- Magdalena Avenue, work of the architect Manuel Villarán Freire. Building that lamentably will be demolished, as […]

Eight recommendations to the architects for Walter Gropius | Fernando Freire Forga
15-07-2013 One Comment

Eight recommendations to the architects for Walter Gropius | Fernando Freire Forga

During his visit to Peru, in 1953, Walter Gropius realized eight recommendations to the architects. “Walter Gropius was entertained by a cocktail in the Architects’ Company that constituted simultaneously an institutional success. Don Rafael Marquina, on having delivered the diploma that he it accredits as honorary partner to him, said that his presence in the bosom of the Company was constituting […]

Alfredo Baertl Montori | Fernando Freire Forga
08-07-2013 No Comments

Alfredo Baertl Montori | Fernando Freire Forga

The architect Alfredo Baertl Montori (it was born in Lima – Peru on March 09, 1928) realized the studies of architecture in the National University of Engineering (in this Engineers’ School at the time), in the same city, being entitled in the year of 1951. From 1948 until 1950 he practised in the offices of the architect Raúl Morey and […]

Housing in Calle Roma Street. Teodoro Cron | Aldo G. Facho Dede
02-01-2013 No Comments

Housing in Calle Roma Street. Teodoro Cron | Aldo G. Facho Dede

Much does that I check this building. When student us was presented as a project modern whose link with the place was in the reintepretation of the forms and climatic colonial technologies, highlighting it as one of the examples in which the modern local architecture was nourished of his predecessors. If we remain with this first reflection, product of a […]

Magazine A35 [Nº3]
25-10-2012 No Comments

Magazine A35 [Nº3]

“Each school, each tendency, is based in some number of premises, and the forms of the buildings that create the architects ascribed to each one of them are not only the product of his fantasy, but also a logical consequence of said premises. If the forms are absurd is because the premises are irrational”  – Vilanova Artigas 1952 – For […]

Nycander House. Alfredo Baertl Montori | Fernando Freire Forga
08-10-2012 No Comments

Nycander House. Alfredo Baertl Montori | Fernando Freire Forga

Nycander House. Alfredo Baertl Montori. Miraflores, Lima. 1957 In a regular area of 1250 m2 (25 m. Abreast for 50 m. Of bottom) and between dividing, the spatial distribution of the house Nycander is solved dividing the lot in 2 big gardens or opened spaces: a zone opened in the front (presenting the access) and the great later garden. This […]

Wiracocha House. Luis Miró Quesada Garland | Aldo G. Facho Dede
30-08-2012 No Comments

Wiracocha House. Luis Miró Quesada Garland | Aldo G. Facho Dede

We cannot understand the evolution of the Modern Architecture in Peru without checking Luis Miró Quesada Garland’s figure and inside his work the house Huiracocha. Though still it is in foot, there has been glaringly deformed by his successive owners which impedes to obtain photographic records. The images that accompany this note have been obtained by me of the article […]

Miraflores's Baths. Hector Velarde | Fernando Freire Forga
14-08-2012 4 Comments

Miraflores’s Baths. Hector Velarde | Fernando Freire Forga

In search of the origins of the modern architecture in Peru I thought that there existed a building that it might have meant the beginning: Miraflores’s Baths, projected by the architect Hector Velarde between 1934 and 1935. Though by the Peruvian historians this building has been catalogued inside the so called architecture – locally – as ” Style Nose ” […]

D'Onofrio House. Bianco+Córdova+Williams | Aldo G. Facho Dede
16-07-2012 One Comment

D’Onofrio House. Bianco+Córdova+Williams | Aldo G. Facho Dede

The house D’Onofrio, projected and constructed in 1949, is an important project to understand him evolution of the of Lima architecture. Not so publicized as the Wiracocha of Miró Quesada (1946), but with a sum of components of high architectural value and that sure came out in other projects. It was a mask of the magazine “The Peruvian Architect” in […]

La Chimenea [nº3]
23-11-2011 188 Comments

La Chimenea [nº3]

Keenly let’s sense beforehand the third number of the magazine “La Chimenea” edited and directed by Israel Romero from Chimbote (Peru). It was one of the pleasing surprises of the Congress A-35, for the sharp critical sense, clarity of ideas and enterprising energy of the author. Already to have survived the first number is a coomendable sample of dedication and […]

QOTO [02]
03-11-2011 844 Comments

QOTO [02]

QOTO, magazine chiclayana of architecture, after a year of thrown credit his first edition returns to take again his intellectual base formed thanks to the contributions of the FAUIC – UDCH. But this time, orientated to the good architecture that exists in Chiclayo that of the Modern Architecture of the Modern Movement of great international rooting. Opening I go on […]

Remembering Manuel Ángel Ganoza | Fernando Freire Forga
13-10-2011 61 Comments

Remembering Manuel Ángel Ganoza | Fernando Freire Forga

El arquitecto Manuel Ángel Ganoza Plaza nació en Trujillo – Perú el 01 de Octubre de 1930. Los estudios primarios y secundarios los realizó en la ciudad de Trujillo y Lima respectivamente. Entre los años de 1950 y 1954, estudió la carrera de Arquitectura en la Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería en Lima, obteniendo luego el título de Ingeniero-Arquitecto en Enero […]

The Modern Form in the One-family Peruvian Housing 1950-1970 | Fernando Freire Forga
28-07-2011 24 Comments

The Modern Form in the One-family Peruvian Housing 1950-1970 | Fernando Freire Forga

The modern movement arises as consequence of the social ideology of the epoch, the artistic evolution, the technological reached advances and the new trends of life in the developed countries. Critics recount, that chronologically the modern architecture, is recognized after the artistic revolution happened during the forefronts of beginnings of the 20th century. The modernity, with a new look to […]

Practice of the Multifamiliar Architecture in Lima | Fernando Freire Forga
25-05-2011 40 Comments

Practice of the Multifamiliar Architecture in Lima | Fernando Freire Forga

As part of the works of investigation developed up to the date, later there is done a brief historical – graphical review of the architectural multifamiliar context in the city of Lima, for which three periods have decided: 1. The Consolidation of the Modern Architecture 1950 – 1970, 2.-The Postmodern Period and of Transition 1970 – 1990 and 3.-The Period […]