Tag: proyecto

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide
19-07-2019 No Comments

In defense of time | Jorge Meijide

“Sed fugit interea, fugit irreparabile tempus”.1 A tour of the Canal de Castilla puts background to these reflections on time. A time of slow discourse between the sound of water. The Canal de Castilla is the great effort of Spanish hydraulic engineering at the end of the 18th century. The late son of the Enlightenment and early victim of the […]

La grapa de ABC | Alberto Ruiz
01-04-2019 No Comments

La grapa de ABC | Alberto Ruiz

José entró a la cocina con el ejemplar de ABC debajo del brazo. Se sentó en su butaca preferida, junto a la ventana mientras Trini le ponía un café. En tazón grande, con la leche muy caliente, como lo tomaba desde que era un crío. Abrió el periódico. Le encantaba el olor de la tinta y, sobre todo, que el […]

An educational theory. A way of doing the things | Jorge Meijide
11-12-2017 No Comments

An educational theory. A way of doing the things | Jorge Meijide

A way of doing the things. “I love the beginnings. The beginnings fill me with marvel. I think that the beginning is what guarantees the attainment. If this one does not take place, nothing might nor would like to exist. I take a great respect as the instruction because it is a fundamental inspiration. (…) The will to learn, the […]

The IIIrd Spanish International Architecture Award 2017
27-07-2017 No Comments

The IIIrd Spanish International Architecture Award 2017

The summons of the The IIIrd Spanish International Architecture Award 2017 are promoted by the Forum of the Spanish Architecture of the Top Advice of the Architects’ Colleges of Spain – Forum CSCAE-, under the presidency of honor of the Secretary of Promotion of the Government of Spain. The Spanish International Architecture Award there are opened professionals of the architecture […]

Madrid ’54. The Expo that was not | Alberto Ruiz
24-04-2017 No Comments

Madrid ’54. The Expo that was not | Alberto Ruiz

La capitalidad de la nación fue un asunto fundamental para el régimen de Franco. La duración sostenida del frente de Madrid desde los últimos días del año 1936 hasta el final de la guerra había provocado considerables daños materiales, especialmente en la zona oeste de la capital —Ciudad Universitaria, barrio de Moncloa, Gran Vía— cuya reparación se convirtió en asunto […]

The urbanism and the housewives | Alberto Ruiz
24-10-2016 4 Comments

The urbanism and the housewives | Alberto Ruiz

In 1959 the concept of political correction still was for be inventing, so still it was possible that a newspaper of national issue, in this Blanco y Negro -ABC’s cultural supplement- an article was publishing with round this one headline.1 The article was fulfilling all the premises to call the attention: polemic holder, graphical showy and, composition especially, signatory of […]

Emptiness, subtraction and silence. n'UNDO Conferences. Call for participants
14-03-2016 No Comments

Emptiness, subtraction and silence. n’UNDO Conferences. Call for participants

Emptiness, subtraction and silence. n’UNDO conference of critique, reflection and knowledge. Under the Empty title, Subtraction and Silence. Subtraction and Resignation in the creative process, a meeting character considers to interdiscipline, as a common place of exchange, critique, and knowledge. The Subtraction and the Resignation like matter of processes, investigations, interventions and works allow the reflection from different areas and […]

Instruments of measure of the time (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez
24-07-2015 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘When you make your trip to Ítaca. He asks that the way is long, Full of adventures, fully of experiences.’ Constantino Cavafis We are closing the caseto, that we all want beach and partyng, and in summer a good evening party attracts until every sunday. And already set to close, […]

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez
10-04-2015 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (III) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘Nothing looks like the love as the young woman passion of an artist that initiates the delicious torture of his destination.’ Honoré de Balzac ‘The one who, teenager of genius, has not fluttered on having appeared before a teacher, he will lack always a rope in the violin, a brushstroke, […]

The variations of the identity. I test on the type in architecture
13-01-2015 2 Comments

The variations of the identity. I test on the type in architecture

The variations of the identity The object of this work is to contribute to a theory of the architectural project in which the idea of type is not conceived as a breeding mechanism but as a structure of the capable form of multiple developments. In this key, the project arquitectural places so far away of the invention of the form […]

The room. Beyond the room of being
09-12-2014 No Comments

The room. Beyond the room of being

It is habitual that in the books of theory and it tells the history of the architecture of the housings turn out to be represented only for his rooms of being, leaving of side the rest of rooms. It seemed that, in spite of his major number, the bedroom did not have any transcendency in a housing. Simply it is […]

Projects not to sleep (I) | Alberto Ruiz
05-12-2014 4 Comments

Projects not to sleep (I) | Alberto Ruiz

The syndrome of “due obedience”. In these times convulsed with devastating laws and slaves disguised of false autonomous, allow to this minuscule blog to relax the environment trying to answer one of the big questions of the humanity: why is bad architecture bad? He says a famous corollary, attributed I believe all the teachers of the school of architecture, which […]

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez
01-12-2014 One Comment

Instruments of measure of the time (II) | Jorge Rodríguez

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez ‘We are our memory, are this fantastic museum of inconstant forms, this heap of torn mirrors.’ JL Borges Probably living is any more than an eternal construction than recollections. We pledge in anticipating the melancholy that us will bring the memory, projecting our past future. Probably because of it, when […]

Carlos Meijide. Architect
13-10-2014 One Comment

Carlos Meijide. Architect

On the occasion of the World Week of the Architecture: next Wednesday, the 15th of October in the Delegation of the COAG in To Corunna, at 20:00 H., the exhibition will be inaugurated: CARLOS MEIJIDE. ARCHITECT. The exhibition re-joins a brief but intense set of original documentation centred on the housing in the work of our longed for teacher and […]

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg
09-10-2014 No Comments

A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg

The Museum ICO presents the exhibition A Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg, a sample of the work of this architect and Spanish artist of recognized international prestige. His original architectural work denotes a clear foundation in conceptual topics that have his origin in a versatile activity developed in the areas of the painting, the sculpture and the installation. This parallel dedication […]

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez
16-05-2014 No Comments

Instruments of measure of the time (I) | Jorge Rodríguez

Always the doubts have assaulted me, I hesitate when the moment to choose approaches. But it is something that has never worried me. The doubt, the uncertainty is common. Far from denoting sluggishness or weakness, I see it as the indicative one of reflection, of pause and silence before the action. Come to this point, do I want to remember […]

The china Ferrádica
06-05-2014 No Comments

The china Ferrádica

The china Ferradica is the result of a project of investigation on supports of degustation for high gastronomy. The project is Sargadelos’s order, with Xènia Viladàs’s coordination.

(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 […]

The Charged Void: Architecture
21-01-2013 No Comments

The Charged Void: Architecture

The Charged Void is more than a complete works volume. It is a publishing project personally run by Alison and Peter Smithson in which they document, like a photo album, its more than 50 years working in the fields of architecture and urbanism. Apparently the original idea was to publish three volumes: architecture, urbanism and critical writings. At least that […]

Tschumi, the concept and the Villette Parc | Marcelo Gardinetti
21-01-2013 No Comments

Tschumi, the concept and the Villette Parc | Marcelo Gardinetti

For Tschumi, they must never break the rules at the expense of the concept. The concept recounts to an idea. An abstraction that expresses a quantity of knowledge acquired in a form of understanding. Conceiving is an exercise that consists of joining in the mind several realities to create one new, different from any previous idea. In this respect, the […]

II FP Competition FYM-Italcementi
03-12-2012 No Comments

II FP Competition FYM-Italcementi

The School of Architecture of the University of Navarra, together with the Group FYM Italcementi, promotes this international contest in which it rewards  the project end of career (PFC) that, by his quality, innovation, originality or creativity, resalte the utilisation of the concrete inside an architectural project. Prizes 2013 – It will concede  a prize to the PFC that the […]

Building | José Ramón Hernández Correa
08-03-2012 2 Comments

Building | José Ramón Hernández Correa

I am constructing a house. This one, and the smallest ship, is the only thing that I still have now, after years of frenzy. To construct a house: In that penultimate stage of my life it was doing so many people that almost I had been forgotten what it was meaning. It is a magic. Independently of the major or […]

Exposición Líneas de Trabajo 2012. A Coruña
28-02-2012 240 Comments

Exposición Líneas de Trabajo 2012. A Coruña

Of Friday, the 2nd of March and Monday, the 9th of April, 2012 the second exhibition will celebrate  Líneas de Trabajo in the Room o Exhibitions of the Municipal Palace of  A Coruña. This sample proposes a reflection on the paper of the drawing as tool of apprehension of the reality and as active agent in the definition of the […]

Arquitectura procesual: Naturaleza y artificio | Manuel Costoya
08-12-2011 One Comment

Arquitectura procesual: Naturaleza y artificio | Manuel Costoya

The concept of Nature, understood like constructo cultural, has suffered multiple transformations along the history. In spite of it, both his definitions and implications have been easily classifiable in homogeneous groups. Nevertheless, it appreciates a major difficulty for the definition of the concept of Nature linked to the contemporary culture owed fundamentally to the radical transformation that that one has […]

Máster in Advanced Studies of Architectural Projects
25-11-2011 636 Comments

Máster in Advanced Studies of Architectural Projects

The contemporary architecture is meeting submitted in the last years to a process of intensive changes. These situations are the only occasion to open a deep reflection on the occupation of the architect. East Máster places inside the specific field of the architectural projects, tries to advance a response to a company that it needs of a figure different architect’s, […]

The strengths of the architect | Stepienybarno
11-09-2011 31 Comments

The strengths of the architect | Stepienybarno

Some time ago a good friend of ours was commenting to us that for him, the architects we were like ducks. These animals are of air, are of land and are of water, do everything, though they do nothing excessively well. So, this curious comparison uses us as introduction to see what is what we understand that we make or […]

Do they continue having the contests of architecture felt? | Stepienybarno
10-07-2011 One Comment

Do they continue having the contests of architecture felt? | Stepienybarno

We return to encourage to touch one of the most troubled topics: the contests of architecture. But we will not do it from an analytical point of view of the same ones, since already we did it in his day during four articles. Today it has not to enter bases, sworn, possible fixes or period, on it already they have written, […]

Architecture, architects and the state of the profession | Stepienybarno
05-02-2011 One Comment

Architecture, architects and the state of the profession | Stepienybarno

It seems that every time there are more digital publications that speak of the hard reality in that it finds  immersed the world of the architecture. Many times, reading between lines the comments of articles of means of big diffusion, find  visions much more interesting that what the own publications aim. So, today it does not touch to speak neither […]