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The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (V) | Cristina García-Rosales
07-03-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (V) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IV) | Cristina García-Rosales Let’s be going to know now another arquitecta and another type of architecture, inside the same epoch. To the “house at the edge of the sea” or “E.1027”, and to the Irish Eileen Gray who constructed it between 1926 and 1929, being his more important work. To […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IV) | Cristina García-Rosales
07-03-2014 2 Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (IV) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (III) | Cristina García-Rosales Let’s do a jump in the history and of 1900 let’s go to 1920-30, to the so called happy years 20. Though there am assumed that these years belonged to the woman, only they corresponded to them in certain cliches: as that of woman“garcon” smoking a cigarette, […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (III) | Cristina García-Rosales
21-02-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (III) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (II) | Cristina García-Rosales I will begin for Scotland. We all know Charles Reine Mackintosh. Well then, Margaret and Frances Macdonald, two sisters designers (still they did not have the title of arquitectas) worked together with Mackintosh and his friend Herbert MacNair at the beginning of the 20th century – from […]

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (II) | Cristina García-Rosales
21-02-2014 No Comments

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (II) | Cristina García-Rosales

The pioneering arquitect women: the presence of the absence (I) | Cristina García-Rosales After this small introduction I want to offer an honoring to the pioneering woman architects, women who could live through his life with imagination and enthusiasm, which they were capable of breaking molds and customs, allowing the current arquitectas to cross our way with major facility. His […]

Le Corbusier. An atlas of modern landscapes
06-02-2014 No Comments

Le Corbusier. An atlas of modern landscapes

Le Corbusier, a key figure of the architecture of the 20th century, was pioneering in the studies of improvement of the housings of the lowest classes and proposed new forms of efficient architecture in very populated cities. Le Corbusier was, in turn, a multidisciplinary artist, with a work that spreads also to the painting and the photography, joining art and […]

(in brackets) (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez
20-12-2013 One Comment

(in brackets) (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez

(in brackets) (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez I want to finish this one series of articles that are grouped under the umbrella of my parenthesis by this image. This one I portray of ends of the 19th century, a print of the most common thing, a mother adormilada, throwing a siesta. That of today, it is a very special text. The […]

There is Only Drawing · Pedro Calapez
17-12-2013 No Comments

There is Only Drawing · Pedro Calapez

Taking as a point of item an appointment of the North American sculptor Richard Serra, Pedro Calapez Luis Seoane presents in the Foundation several of his more recent works in which, across drawing, it penetrates into the relation between the limits of the own work and the environment, between the space into the one that arranges the work and which […]

Pintando Pintura
20-11-2013 No Comments

Pintando Pintura

The Delegation of the COAG in A Coruña inaugurates, next Thursday, the 21st of November to the 20.30 h., the exhibition PINTANDO PINTURA of the painter JORGE CABEZAS. After almost 20 years from his first exhibition in the former room of the delegation, the painter native of Coruña Jorge Cabezas returns to the COAG to realize a sample of recent works (and […]

Pecha Kucha Night Vigo. Volumen 3
13-11-2013 No Comments

Pecha Kucha Night Vigo. Volumen 3

Next Saturday, the 16th from November to 21:00 it will take place in the Assembly hall of the MARCO of Vigo third edition of Pecha Kucha Night Vigo, an event in that that there will inform professionals of different disciplines as architecture, music, mode, photography, gastronomy … etc. Pecha Kucha is a multidisciplinary event that serves as point of meeting and […]

(in brackets) (III) | Jorge Rodríguez
14-10-2013 One Comment

(in brackets) (III) | Jorge Rodríguez

(in brackets) (II) | Jorge Rodríguez Beginning of June. A morning of heat, strong wind of the South. Scirocco. Putting the sight out in the western part Monastir’s profile is guessed. It is that to want to see. Scarcely 70 Km separate us from the African continent. Lampedusa is a marvel. If we travel the island we discover that his […]

Talk is cheap · David Heras Verde
04-09-2013 No Comments

Talk is cheap · David Heras Verde

The Gallery Orfila presents David Heras Verde’s individual exhibition (Madrid, 1970). Under the title “Talk is cheap” there assembles his more recent pictorial, independent and bravely intuitive work, to the search, especially, of the emotional contact with the spectator. An expressive variety that can turns as a clear reference to the title of the sample with the use of this […]

Countersigning the topography | Marcelo Gardinetti
30-08-2013 No Comments

Countersigning the topography | Marcelo Gardinetti

“Paul Klee does not deserve a museum, but a landscape”. Renzo Piano’s reflection with regard to the Paul KleeCenter ensues energy from the operation realized in the design of the museum, instituted as honoring to the artist Suizo. An exercise where the architect operates on the architecture with the same subtlety that the painter it was doing on the painting. Because […]

Pissarro
09-07-2013 No Comments

Pissarro

«Humble and colossal», as his friend Cézanne described him, Camille Pissarro (Saint Thomas, Virgin Islands, 1830–Paris, 1903) is perhaps the most important figure of impressionism and at the same time the least familiar of the movement’s members. As mentor to the group, it was he who in 1873 drafted the statutes of the artists’ cooperative that launched the exhibitions of […]

UBOX “Cities”
30-05-2013 No Comments

UBOX “Cities”

From May 20 to June 1 the space UBox of the Adolfo Domínguez Foundation (c/Serrano 5), presents the collective exhibition “CITIES”, placed in a cycle of exhibitions that has as principal aspiration check three facets inherent in the human being: the city, the nature and the union of both in the vision that the human being has of yes same. Collective […]

World sketch
22-04-2013 No Comments

World sketch

‘WORLD SKETCH’ is a group show curated by Ángel Cerviño and Alberto González-Alegre, and produced by MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Auditorio de Galicia, and Fundación Luis Seoane, an initiative in self-produced exhibitions extended to the three institutions, as a new experience of coproduction and networking. Upon closing at MARCO, the show will travel to the other two […]

Architect Clorindo Testa (1923-2013) | Martín Marcos
15-04-2013 2 Comments

Architect Clorindo Testa (1923-2013) | Martín Marcos

A creator between Apollo and Dionysus Though born in Naples, Italy and come to the Argentina at the age of five; Clorindo Testa was an overcoat a man of Buenos Aires. A flaneur porteño. Dazzling architect and brilliant artist was a product of an educated and passionate city, of there his principal qualities were nourished and extracted. Formed in the […]

Stars | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
09-04-2013 No Comments

Stars | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

«Rapid! Ignite the stars before the leads are founded», Aldo van Eyck wrote in the year 1959, in plenary session he debates on the ways that the modern architecture should take. A difficult, complex moment and, at the same time attraction, where the protagonists were demonstrating across his work accompanied of writings, sketches and reflections, the doubts and illusions on […]

Spanish Drawings from the British Museum. Renaissance to Goya
29-03-2013 One Comment

Spanish Drawings from the British Museum. Renaissance to Goya

The exhibition opens with the oldest drawings by 16th-century Spanish artists working in Castile, including Alonso Berruguete. This section also explores the repercussion on Spanish drawing of the presence of foreign artists in the country, primarily Italians, who were working on the decoration of the monastery at El Escorial. Among them was Pellegrino Tibaldi, represented here by one of the […]

Vertical Desire | Íñigo García Odiaga
25-03-2013 3 Comments

Vertical Desire | Íñigo García Odiaga

Often we observe buildings that show a great desire for conquering the uprightness. It is immediate to think about the idea proportion, a concept that unties the royal height of an object or of a building of his desires of uprightness. A limited plant, opposite to one strong component in the axis Z guarantees the formalization of a tower though […]

Three melodies of Le Corbusier | Marcelo Gardinetti
18-03-2013 4 Comments

Three melodies of Le Corbusier | Marcelo Gardinetti

The break of the conceptions academicistas produced by the pictorial revolution of ends of the 19th century and fundamentally the search of the most important interpreters of the cubism obsessed for representing the depth in two dimensions, created a new universe of images that gave origin to numerous artistic currents. In the subsequent years, the pictorial idea developed by the […]

Forests of light · José Manuel Ballester
13-02-2013 No Comments

Forests of light · José Manuel Ballester

In the space Tobacco. I spread promotion of the Art of the Department of Education, Culture and Sport one presents the exhibition ” Jose Manuel Ballester. Luz’s forests “, on the occasion of the concession to the artist of the National Prize of Photography 2010. The selection that we have realized is an extensive statement of his path throughout last […]

A cross, a crossing | José Valladares
27-11-2012 One Comment

A cross, a crossing | José Valladares

1 To the left side the wonderful plane of Santiago de Compostela that Juan Lopez Freire realized as far back as 1796, in those years apparently master builder of the city. Of the same one has been outlined often the attention with which the urban form is drawn, and that we recognize still today in any plane of Compost Her: […]

EAMES: The Architect and The Painter
20-11-2012 One Comment

EAMES: The Architect and The Painter

The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America’s most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for their mid-century plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames Office also created a mind-bending variety of other products, from splints for wounded military during World War II, to photography, interiors, multi-media exhibits, graphics, games, films and toys. But their personal lives […]

Constant, the Utopia receives life | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu
22-10-2012 No Comments

Constant, the Utopia receives life | Miquel Lacasta Codorniu

Constant, the Utopia receives life In the Utopian landscape of the sixties, where there resound names like Kurokawa, Fuller, Friedman, Archigram, Utopie or Archizoom, Constant’s project stands out for his ideological rigor. The technological Utopias of Archigram or Buckminster Fuller do not differ for social concepts of base in his offers. For these architects it is, especially, the fascination for […]

Notebook of New York (y VII) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
16-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (y VII) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from… Last day of the trip coincided with the visit to the Museum of the City, a building near the Guggenheim projected in 1932 by Joseph H. Freedlander with an neocolonial architecture neocolonial so different from the concebida for Wright in the first half of century. There, like a magnificent closing of the voyage, there was showing himself the sample The […]

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from In the book Great Streets, Allan B. Jacobs dedicates the second part to compiling a series of «streets that they teach». Between them the Fifth Avenue, at a height of Central Park. Jacobs aims that «Both the park and the street seem of easy access». Concerning the Fifth Avenue they turn out to be different of the principal museums of New […]

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from The fingerprint of the teachers remains indelible in the plot of New York. To the distant and passionate presence of Le Corbusier, from his provocative initiation visit of up to his retreat with the disenchantment for the building of the UN in 1947, adds those of other teachers, between them both paradigms of the architectural modernity. Frank Lloyd Wright […]

Antonio Tenreiro (1923-2006)
03-08-2012 2 Comments

Antonio Tenreiro (1923-2006)

Crossed by the pictorial work of the native of Corunna Antonio Tenreiro Brochón (A Coruña, 1923-2006), author who formed a part of the same generation of artists herculinos as Labra, Molezún, Lago Rivera or Mampaso, and that was characterized by a poetical vision and intimist one of his environment. Across more than two hundred works, between oils, drawings and water-colors, […]

Arquitecturas da Cor
12-07-2012 No Comments

Arquitecturas da Cor

In the room with entry for Plaza of the Angels 7, we inaugurate next Thursday, the 12th of July from them 19:30 the exhibition of the architect and artist Fernando Blanco Guerra ” Architectures da Cor “. You can visit her until Monday, the 30th of July. Fernando Blanco was born in Or Carballiño. It combined his studies between Madrid […]