Tag: renovación urbana

REhabitando Barrios. REhabitando Ciudades
15-08-2019 No Comments

REhabitando Barrios. REhabitando Ciudades

Según el Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo (PNUD), más de la mitad de la población mundial vive hoy en zonas urbanas. En 2050, esa cifra habrá aumentado a 6.500 millones de personas, dos tercios de la humanidad. No es posible lograr un desarrollo sostenible sin transformar radicalmente la forma en que construimos y administramos los espacios urbanos. Algunas […]

Images of the city. Transformations in the time | Jorge Gorostiza
14-07-2017 No Comments

Images of the city. Transformations in the time | Jorge Gorostiza

The cities, in spite of all his blemishes and disadvantages, are the most original, creation notable and typical of the human beings. It does not fit the minor doubt that today the life of our species on this planet might not understand without these built-up environments where we develop our lives. The populations are like the alive organisms: they are […]

Parking in the Xuíz Falcone street | Salgado+Liñares
26-04-2017 No Comments

Parking in the Xuíz Falcone street | Salgado+Liñares

Reformulation of a public area: parking in the street Xuíz Falcone. Double street – double space. The project takes as an object the reformulation of the area of the street Xuíz Falcone. In the origin of the project, and as element activator, there is the recovery of the original level of the street, disturbed by the aggressive landfill of the […]

A prize of work | Luis Gil Pita - Cristina Nieto Peñamaría
22-05-2015 No Comments

A prize of work | Luis Gil Pita – Cristina Nieto Peñamaría

A prize of work. Notes about the Praza do Curro en Noia. Salgado and Liñares architects To speak about architecture is difficult, great, to do it even more, because of it we are going to try to be brief and the approximation does not obstruct with unnecessary words to the exceptional ones and innovators values that the work of Praza […]

Reformulation of a public space: from street to square. Paving of the Praza do Curro | Salgado+Liñares
11-03-2015 4 Comments

Reformulation of a public space: from street to square. Paving of the Praza do Curro | Salgado+Liñares

The Praza do Curro has been traditionally the principal public space of activity outdoors of Noia’s historical hull. The above mentioned activity, it demonstrates on the market of every Thursday and Sunday, has provided it with an exceptional vigor, incapable with everything of containing the constant and marked deterioration to which the square has met submitted in the latter forty years. […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (IV) | Antón Capitel
23-02-2015 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (IV) | Antón Capitel

Inside the big works of new plant there are those who, probably for ambitious, have been interrupted for lack of financing because of the economic crisis. The principal one of them is so called “City of the Justice”, to constructing in a few very peripheral areas, contiguous to the last extension of the airport of Cards, the terminus “T-4”. The […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (III) | Antón Capitel
23-01-2015 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (III) | Antón Capitel

Another public accomplishment, of the Town hall of Madrid, is not architectural but urban, and is the great linear park along the river Manzanares, called “Madrid río”, and projected and constructed by the architects Francisco Burgos, Ginés Garrido, Fernando Porras, and his equipments. It turns out impossible to forget the fact that this park is a dissimulation or alibi, a […]

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (I) | Antón Capitel
12-12-2014 No Comments

The public architecture in Madrid and in the beginning of the 21st century (I) | Antón Capitel

We can divide the public architecture of the metropolis of Madrid of last years in several evident paragraphs. Of a side, between architectures of new implantation and rehabilitations, since the above mentioned have been, logically and for fortune, so important, or more than the first ones. Of another side, between public buildings and housing, so, since it is known well, […]

Oneiric paths of Singapore. Portrait of a metropolis potemkin ... or thirty years of table it levels
23-10-2014 No Comments

Oneiric paths of Singapore. Portrait of a metropolis potemkin … or thirty years of table it levels

Placed almost in the antipodes of the scene that gave origin to the modern project, Singapore is raised surprisingly as triumphant leader of the strategy of the modern housing. Probably as the confluence with the Asian authoritarianism and the mentality, this island and city – condition of the Southeast Asia he has adopted without scruples the program mecanicista and racionalist […]

Delirious of New York. A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan
16-10-2014 No Comments

Delirious of New York. A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan

Manhattan is the scene where there is represented the last act of the western civilization. With the population explosion and the invasion of the new technologies, Manhattan has turned, from the middle of the XIXth century, into the laboratory of a new culture, that of the congestion; a mythical island where real makes the unconscious group of a new metropolitan […]

Eccentric looks. Forced genealogy, urban sinks and extreme cities.
21-03-2013 No Comments

Eccentric looks. Forced genealogy, urban sinks and extreme cities.

Eccentric looks he proposes unviaje along different situations, to understand the complex urban reality that governs the processes of growth with sustainable bases at present. A task probably inabarcable, but with the decision to plan a tour forced by the different urban sinks. A tracing that allows grafiar different examples that begin to populate the superficial bark of the planet. […]

Major safety needs better public space | Martin Marcos
15-03-2013 2 Comments

Major safety needs better public space | Martin Marcos

Is it possible to add up from another look to discipline to such a complex and urgent problem? Can good public space induce social behaviors and make a city surer? Some of them hold that to repair rapidly the “torn windows” and to return to think the street are the best preventive politics. In 1969 Philip Zimbardo, teacher of Stanford’s […]

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 […]

Notebook of New York (IV) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
06-07-2012 One Comment

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

Come from The High Line supposes the meeting with the city of the 30s – decade in the one that constructed the air line of railroad herself to avoid the dangerousness of sharing the street with the pedestrians – and the Nueva York of the 21st century, when the routes – in disuse from 1980-were claimed by the citizens. It is […]

Notebook of New York (III) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
21-06-2012 One Comment

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

Come from For Le Corbusier, the skyscrapers of New York were too small. – they are not big enough – he said, answering to the journalists who interviewed it in the MoMA, within a few hours of his arrival to the United States in 1935. Surprised by the observation, they will attend to the explanation of the architect, developed later […]

Notebook of New York (II) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
17-06-2012 One Comment

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

Come from Geography and geometry have been intimately joined from the origins of the urbanism. Across the geometry the planning of the cultures became simple, and also the construction of the city. The plot reticulada not only allows the control of the present – and the assumption of the past – but it shelters the future growth, theoretically immensely. The […]

Notebook of New York (I) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
16-06-2012 2 Comments

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

The trip to a city known always is a fascinating experience. Even more if it is a question of a destination chased for time, which visit turns into an ansíada put and, at the same time, in the beginning of new reflections and trips in the space and the time, that they extend and recall the own experience. These days […]

Urban regeneration of Ferrol. Galicia
19-08-2009 48 Comments

Urban regeneration of Ferrol. Galicia

It is not the first time that speak in some space of the BLOG of Ferrol Vello, the first Ferrol, that undoes  in ruins interested. There by April of this year, that is to say, does scarce five months, the emplazamiento ancient of Ferrol and his constructions were declared Well of Cultural Interest (BIC) that catalogs it of historical group, […]