Tag: política

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

Everything reaches the sea | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

5.0 03 “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 […]

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

Learn from what has been | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

5.0 01 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 […]

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

A model that opened roads | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

5.0 02 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 […]

Madrid, october 68. The Spanish experimental scene
27-11-2018 No Comments

Madrid, october 68. The Spanish experimental scene

5.0 05 In autumn of 2018, the Frac Centre-Val de Loire will inaugurate the first exhibition in France dedicated to the Spanish experimental scene of the 1960’s and 1980’s. The retrospective portrays the incredible adventure of the University of Madrid’s Computing Center, which brought together artists, architects, engineers, scientists and intellectuals to explore the possibilities offered by automatic computer generated […]

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

Make the policy tool to build | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

4.2 05 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 […]

Towards a minor architecture
02-10-2018 No Comments

Towards a minor architecture

5.0 01 “A minor architect is a minor destructive character, handyman and hacker, journalist and editor, alter ego and subordinate. Who is skilled at fixing, can also sabotage, and knows how to dismantle as well as assemble”. Jill Stoner, Towards a minor architecture. Architecture can no longer be limited to the art of making buildings, it must also invent the policy […]

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

Interview with Marina Otero Verzier, woman architect

4.9 07 “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 […]

Architectures of the pain | Íñigo García Odiaga
19-03-2018 No Comments

Architectures of the pain | Íñigo García Odiaga

5.0 01 The end of the first world war in 1918, gave step to a prosperous period of political changes and social revolutions. All these changes had his reflection in the art and in the architecture, and it would be impossible to give a moderately logical explanation of the Russian forefronts, the constructivism or the international style, without the historical […]

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

The red Vienna | Óscar Tenreiro Degwitz

3.7 03 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 […]

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 […]

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

Of the architecture without ideology? | Pedro Hernández

0.0 00 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 […]

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

0.0 00 “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 […]

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 […]

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

Real-estate fiction 3

0.0 00 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 […]

Ficción Inmobiliaria 2
11-08-2015 No Comments

Ficción Inmobiliaria 2

0.0 00 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 […]

Agronautas
27-11-2014 One Comment

Agronautas

0.0 00 There exist expositions, manners of life and ways of doing that they propose a relation more balanced between the human being and the planet. The majority of they, nevertheless, they neither have been developed by big companies nor have presupposed governmental high places. In many cases it is a question, on the contrary, of anonymous persons organized in […]

Josep Renau. American Way of Life. PHE 14
12-06-2014 No Comments

Josep Renau. American Way of Life. PHE 14

0.0 00 The Valencian artist Josep Renau (1907–1982) was a remarkable exponent of the photomontage technique. His links with the Communist Party, dating back to 1931, together with his political views and the influence of art movements such as Expressionism, Dadaism and Surrealism, led him to the conviction that art should be used as a revolutionary weapon. After the Spanish […]

The evaluation of the universities. Letter opened all and specially the secretary of Education | Antón Capitel
07-02-2014 One Comment

The evaluation of the universities. Letter opened all and specially the secretary of Education | Antón Capitel

0.0 00 Machaconamente, the Spanish and, newspapers very frequently, El País newspaper, echo a scale it brings over of the universities of the world, apparently realized in the university Sanghái’s Jiao Tong (?), and that, also machaconamente, heightens hackneyed, American and British universities, demonstrating that between the 100, or 200, first there is no Spanish woman, question that is, morbidly, […]

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

Real-estate company fiction

0.0 00 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 […]

Five
22-02-2013 No Comments

Five

0.0 00 Five is a publishing experiment. And if we try to see what happens if five head-boards with completely different contents we join and throw the only magazine? And we did it. The result is called Five and in her you will be able to read articles of culture, science, politics, trends, economy, sports and inspiration. Actually, five magazines […]

Montaña Isla Glaciar
18-07-2012 2 Comments

Montaña Isla Glaciar

0.0 00 A few months ago Isla Glaciar published the book Mountain proved from the project Correspondence from Eyjafjallajökull in which Europa’s idea is approached from different points of view. Now that is fulfilled a year of the movement *15M in Spain and that the future of Europa seems to stagger every day probably is more opportune that to never […]

Arquitectura y política
09-05-2012 94 Comments

Arquitectura y política

0.0 00 This one is a book that it invites the architects to operate and to join the political space. His authors propose to rescue that ethical vision that inspired the democratic illustrated rationalists of the 19th century, with the aim to construct a renewed progressive thought of the architecture in the new millenium. And it is that this artistic […]

EFÍMERAS alternativas habitables
13-01-2011 30 Comments

EFÍMERAS alternativas habitables

0.0 00 An innovative exhibition, so much in the content as in the form and strategy. It will generate  debate, exchange and proposals around the Ephemeral Habitats, inside the architectural context, social and current politician.You will find prototypes to scale real, audiovisual, books and games that will approach you to the international projects more influential in this field of the […]