Tag: política social

¿Enseñar arquitectura? | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
18-11-2019 No Comments

¿Enseñar arquitectura? | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

Pasaron muchos años después de mi entrada como profesor interino en la Facultad de Arquitectura de la UCV antes de que pudiera encontrarme cómodo con el rol de profesor. Conociendo mis carencias, mis dudas, no creía estar en capacidad de orientar a los más jóvenes, de apuntar con cierta claridad en una disciplina que todavía no me abría del todo […]

Containment walls | Íñigo García Odiaga
08-11-2019 No Comments

Containment walls | Íñigo García Odiaga

Probablemente la foto más conocida de la guerra fría es la capturada por Peter Leibing el 15 de agosto de 1961. La imagen refleja el instante en el que el suboficial de la guardia de fronteras de la Alemania Oriental, Conrad Schumann, salta el muro de Berlín, aún en construcción en el sector francés de la capital Alemana. Más allá […]

Opportunity limits | Íñigo García Odiaga
25-10-2019 No Comments

Opportunity limits | Íñigo García Odiaga

Border spaces, barriers and links. The old frontiers, geopolitical barriers that operated from the territorial expression of the sovereignty of a country, are blurred at present, configuring intermediate spaces, which define areas of opportunity. They are also the regions in conflict, which show more clearly the tensions and concentrations of activity that borders introduce into the territorial continuum. While these […]

In search of coherence | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
23-09-2019 No Comments

In search of coherence | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

It is not because the Royal Institute of British Architects in 2009 had dedicated lectures and analytical studies, the reason we are interested in the Le Corbusier holiday shelter built in Roquebrune-Cap Martin on the shores of the French Mediterranean. It has always captured our attention because it represents what seems to be scarce at the present time in the […]

Everything reaches the sea | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
15-07-2019 No Comments

Everything reaches the sea | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

“Nothing is transmissible but Thought” is the title of the last text written by Le Corbusier before his death in 1965. A phrase that explains in a very complete way the reason why the legacy of this man has had irreplaceable character for the development of architecture. Because it was not only through the orderly dissemination of his work, carried […]

Learn from what has been | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
03-06-2019 No Comments

Learn from what has been | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

Architects can not form without knowing, and learning to love, what preceded us. A young woman who recently wrote that she cared little about Ronchamp and that she preferred the most current, will be able to become a draftsman, a CAD technician, a construction assistant, but to be an architect she will have to adopt a higher level of reflection. […]

A model that opened roads | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
14-12-2018 No Comments

A model that opened roads | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

I spoke here the last time of the Marseille Unit, completed in 1953, as an emblematic building of the twentieth century. It can be useful to talk about this building and what originated it. The European political-social explosion of the first decades of the twentieth century, produced, had to produce it, a radical change of perspective in terms of the […]

Make the policy tool to build | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
05-10-2018 No Comments

Make the policy tool to build | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

I have mentioned Eugène Claudius Petit (1907-1989) several times in this space. I have to talk more about him. To say first of all that Claudius, a name he adopted in the underground of the anti-Nazi resistance, was first and foremost a politician. Of modest origin, worker, he became a cabinetmaker as part of one of the learning associations (the […]

Interview with Marina Otero Verzier, woman architect
15-06-2018 No Comments

Interview with Marina Otero Verzier, woman architect

“A society grows and progresses when the elders plant trees knowing that they will never sit in its shade”. Freespace Manifiest On May 25, the XVI Venice Architecture Biennale was inaugurated and will remain open until November 25 with the Irish commissioners Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara as the most responsible and that takes place in the venues of Giardini […]

The red Vienna | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz
19-01-2018 35 Comments

The red Vienna | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

I have insisted very much on this space on what it can be looked in the Power if it has come near to him after a personal process in which a vision of a more just world, a perspective that we might call humanitarian associated ideal politicians and a philosophical “figure” of the reality, has taken place. It is this […]

Of the architecture without ideology? | Pedro Hernández
05-12-2016 No Comments

Of the architecture without ideology? | Pedro Hernández

In 2011, Vicente Serrano publishes the book Spinoza’s wound, where it approaches, from the philosophy, the topic of the happiness. In the chapter v –Biopoder without ideologies– it exposes and analyzes how, actually, any way of being able tends to control, to order and articulate any thing that falls down under his influence. It is Highland what, using Nietzche’s words, […]

Sobre el arte de hacer ciudades y Richard Sennett | Miquel Lacasta
01-07-2016 No Comments

Sobre el arte de hacer ciudades y Richard Sennett | Miquel Lacasta

“There are two ways of thinking bring over of what is the public urban space. One supports that it is a discursive space, in which the strangers speak between yes; and other one defends that it is a question of a space of the sight, where the persons interact visually, not verbally. In the history of the thought on the […]

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

Academic blindness | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

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 bit later […]

Real-estate fiction 3
16-02-2016 No Comments

Real-estate fiction 3

In this collage of fictions in which the city and his inhabitants are the protagonists one hides the record of the urban conflicts associated with the socioeconomic model of an epoch. Of equal way, his conclusions project a range of solutions only limited by the imagination. Probably let’s be able estimate the cinema of fiction for his documentary revelations, and […]

Ficción Inmobiliaria 2
11-08-2015 No Comments

Ficción Inmobiliaria 2

In this collage of fictions in which the city and his inhabitants are the protagonists one hides the record of the urban conflicts associated with the socioeconomic model of an epoch. Of equal way, his conclusions project a range of solutions only limited by the imagination. Probably let’s be able estimate the cinema of fiction for his documentary revelations, and […]

Doble Hélice Drawing · CrystalZoo, Sparkling wild animals
08-06-2015 8 Comments

Doble Hélice Drawing · CrystalZoo, Sparkling wild animals

Hoy gracias a la editorial Doble Hélice realizamos un nuevo sorteo en veredes, en esta ocasión nuestros lectores podrán optar al libro CrystalZoo, Sparkling wild animals, que recientemente hemos publicado de esta editorial. The mechanism is very simple, simply you must leave a comment defining in a phrase what in your opinion suggests the book to you. In this occasion […]

CrystalZoo. Sparkling wild animals
04-06-2015 No Comments

CrystalZoo. Sparkling wild animals

CrystalZoo. Sparkling Wild Animals traces one of Alicante’s present time most relevant architectural studios and opens the doors of knowledge and architectonic creation as a society service, reinforcing its development. Halfway between the projective analysis, a travelogue and literary journalism this book offers a fresh perspective on the implications of architecture in creating new social dynamics thanks to an approach […]

The dilemma of Spain
30-01-2014 No Comments

The dilemma of Spain

Spain faces, in the next years, a historical crossroads. On the one hand, one presents a seemingly easy way, that of the statism and the populism, the Hispanic route to the underdevelopment followed by Venezuela and for Argentina, for which Spain always has met touched. For other one, there is a path that demands important short-term changes, but that can […]

Real-estate company fiction
09-01-2014 No Comments

Real-estate company fiction

THE FICTION LIKE RECORD [Found Footage Inmobiliario]. Real-estate fiction compiles material formed by movies of fiction where the problematic ones associated with the question of the housing appear in the plot principal or crusades with this one. The fiction rarely treats on places; in the fiction it imports the history. But if we attend to the location, without stopping paying […]

05-03-2010 29 Comments

II Encuentro Internacional de Filosofía y Arquitectura.

European university of Madrid. March 8 and 9, 2010 This meeting is a multidisciplinary appointment that will gather to important experts to ponder around changes in the conceptualization of the architectural object from the optics of the Philosophy, the Geography, the Economy, the Sociopolitical one or the Art. The artist David Bestué, the architect Izaskun Chinchilla or the philosopher José […]