Tag: Philip Jodidio

La construcción del techo | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
11-05-2020 No Comments

La construcción del techo | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

Algunos arquitectos han dedicado una gran parte de sus vidas a la construcción del techo. Sin duda Miguel Fisac fue uno de ellos. Entiéndase el techo no como la mera cobertura superior de un edificio, no como la simple superficie horizontal que nos acoge. Basta recuperar sencillas expresiones del lenguaje -tengo que buscarme un techo- para comprobar cómo en ocasiones […]

Ando. Complete Works 1975–Today
20-11-2018 No Comments

Ando. Complete Works 1975–Today

This fresh and incisive overview of Tadao Ando’s oeuvre spans from his beginnings in 1975 to today. Through photographs and architectural drawings, the XXL-sized tribute sheds light on the Modernist master and includes such new projects as the Shanghai Poly Grand Theater and the Clark Center at Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Discover the completely unique aesthetic of Tadao Ando, the only architect ever to have won the […]

The refuge of the light | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho
30-07-2018 No Comments

The refuge of the light | Miguel Ángel Díaz Camacho

They tell that it was on having visited Joan’s Miro workshop in Cala Mayor  when Aimé Maeght understood, with real accuracy, the essential component for his future Foundation in Saint Paul of Wins. After numerous studies and projects of prestigious architects, Maeght would discover a homogeneous and vibrant light in the study of the painter, such an intense light and […]

Shigeru Ban. Complete Works 1985-2010, Art Edition
03-04-2014 No Comments

Shigeru Ban. Complete Works 1985-2010, Art Edition

The paper architect. Challenging the system with inventive repurposing of everyday materials is just the beginning of his genius. Limited to 200 numbered copies, delivered in a clamshell box and each signed by the architect, this Art Edition features a special cover custom made by Shigeru Ban, with a hand-crafted mesh of polished African Samba wood (Triplochiton scleroxylon), inspired by […]

Drawing of 3 copies Small Architecture Now!
01-04-2014 31 Comments

Drawing of 3 copies Small Architecture Now!

From veredes, and thanks to the publishing house Taschen, we want to be grateful for his loyalty to our readers with the drawing of 3 Small Architecture’s copies Now!. How to gain a copy? To take part in the drawing simply you will have to leave a comment at the end of the post, and the winners will be chosen […]

Small Architecture Now!
27-03-2014 One Comment

Small Architecture Now!

Saving space. Big ideas for small buildings. Over the years, talented architects have occasionally indulged themselves with the challenge of designing small but perfectly formed buildings. Today, with reduced budgets, many architects have turned in a more focused way to creating works that may be diminutive in their dimensions, but are definitely big when it comes to trendsetting ideas. Whether […]

Green Architecture Now! (Vol.01)
28-01-2014 No Comments

Green Architecture Now! (Vol.01)

«Los más hermosos y sorprendentes “edificios verdes”. Proteger el medio ambiente no solo es una opción interesante, es la actitud más inteligente.» Stern.de, Hamburg, Alemania Philip Jodidio y la editorial Taschen, editan el volumen número 1 de la serie Green Architecture Now!. Este número, con los subtítulos de arquitectura verde, arquitectura ecológica y arquitectura sostenible, reune obras de distintos estudios […]

100 Contemporary Green Buildings
27-06-2013 No Comments

100 Contemporary Green Buildings

“… green has never looked better.“ – Zitty, Berlin The prestigious German publisher Taschen and the american historian Philip Jodidio join again to present the book 100 Contemporary Green Buildings. In this occasion it is a question of a double volume that Architecture Now gathers respectful architectures with the environment selected from the collection Architecture Now! and unpublished others. The […]

Wood Architecture Now! (Vol.02)
20-06-2013 No Comments

Wood Architecture Now! (Vol.02)

“Trendy timber… undoubtedly one of the most elegant modern building materials” – Vogue, Paris Philip Jodidio and the publishing house Taschen, there edits the volume number 2 of the series Wood Architecture Now!. This number puts of manifest that the wood acquires a major protagonism as predominant material in the contemporary architecture. In this volume they find from small architectures […]

Álvaro Siza. Complete Works 1952-2013
11-06-2013 One Comment

Álvaro Siza. Complete Works 1952-2013

“The architecture is increasingly complicated. Numerous problems arise. She is not accepted as an art. It is an almost taboo to say that the architecture is an art. Nowadays, the quality in the architecture is in the habit of provoking a negative reaction. Because of it, sometimes I have the need to stop and do sketch to me. Also I […]