Tag: Santiago de Compostela

Recuerdos de Alejandro de la Sota
05-09-2019 No Comments

Recuerdos de Alejandro de la Sota

Talk by Manuel Gallego and Carlos Puente “Memories of Alejandro de la Sota” held at COAG Headquarters in Santiago on December 12, 2018, moderated by Carlos Quintáns.

Infant School in A Baiuca | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
26-06-2019 No Comments

Infant School in A Baiuca | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

The school is located on the edge of the urban area, where it is already confused with the rural one. And with the collective memory, physical even still, of the old industrial facilities nearby present. A series of volumes, almost childish, gather like little houses from one of the “rueiros” that follow one another a little further on. And in […]

Casa Cachóns | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
12-06-2019 No Comments

Casa Cachóns | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

A housing needs program is previously established, adjusting it until an optimal solution is found in terms of distribution, orientations and relationship between the internal surface and volume and the surface of the enclosure. To the conditioned part of the house an auxiliary open building is added continuing with the cover to two waters, the cornice height and the facade […]

A casa do taberneiro | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
05-06-2019 No Comments

A casa do taberneiro | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

The building is a traditional construction with a type of medieval origin typical of the rueiros de Santiago de Compostela characterized by the presence of its two walls pinions arranged as facades. Over time, this provision of house pine tree between medianeras was being replaced with the lift of new plants and / or the replacement of the covers by […]

Forms of design. Galicia XXI
23-05-2019 No Comments

Forms of design. Galicia XXI

‘Forms of design. Galicia XXI’, aims to build a story from the present of the creative potential of Galicia in the field of design. The idea is to project what is being done while keeping an eye on the mirror, to review what has been achieved from a symbolic point of view: the publication of the Formas de Galicia Laboratory […]

Escuela infantil Santa Susana | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
09-01-2019 No Comments

Escuela infantil Santa Susana | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

Antecedentes. Estado original. La escuela infantil ocupa un edificio de Antonio Palacios construido en 1908, el “Pabellón de recreo artístico e industrial”, promovido por la sociedad del mismo nombre y que fue inaugurado coincidiendo con la Exposición Regional Gallega de 1909 de la que formó parte. El edificio contaba únicamente con dos plantas: sobre el zócalo, ciego únicamente hacia la […]

Papal chairs | Elías Cueto - Xosé Suárez
16-11-2018 No Comments

Papal chairs | Elías Cueto – Xosé Suárez

The aspect and the history of the chairs of “his holiness” are illustrative of the claimed dignity to which they serve as seat. Of between the used ones for the pontiffs it emphasizes “the gestatoria”. Left definitively by Juan Paul II, it is the obliged modal in what to papal chairs it refers. Curiously, some voices indicate the interest of […]

The million-dollar machine and the joy of architecture | Luis Gil Pita
05-11-2018 No Comments

The million-dollar machine and the joy of architecture | Luis Gil Pita

On the adequacy of a public space in the Tilos. Teo 2018. Eduardo Cruz Aguiar. “I always liked to talk about architecture as fun; if it is not done happily it is not Architecture. This joy is precisely the Architecture, the satisfaction that is felt. The emotion of Architecture makes us smile, it makes us laugh. Not life”. Alejandro de […]

House Between-lines | OLA estudio
28-03-2018 No Comments

House Between-lines | OLA estudio

Located in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia. The house between-lines arises from the desire to systematize and expedite the constructive solutions. Our clients had a tight budget so, in a sense, we had to escape from constructive rhetoric and anything that was not essential. This home is a simple system, both implantation and constructive. Order patterns easily repeatable and without complex […]

Romaño Vista Alegre Civic Center | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
22-11-2017 No Comments

Romaño Vista Alegre Civic Center | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

A compact, sober piece, which one seeks to adapt to the local scale. A civic center that pivota about an emptiness to double height; the foyer like heart of the building, place of meeting, of stay in the steps stairs, of access to the different spaces: room, computer science of multiple uses, general bathroom and offices in the ground floor. […]

Monte do Gozo swimming pools | OLA estudio
04-10-2017 No Comments

Monte do Gozo swimming pools | OLA estudio

Utilization of facilities. Before the construction of the swimming pools, the Monte do Gozo contains the space of graderío and scene for big concerts with capacity for 36.000 persons. The swimming pools there take advantage, with a small reform, the ticket office, bathroom and cafeteria of the side of west. The project, original of Alfonso Penela, he constructed these pieces […]

Misternutricion flag ship store | as-built | as-built
19-07-2017 No Comments

Misternutricion flag ship store | as-built | as-built

A large store with 30 meters of completely glazed facade and 5-meters headroom are the standards in order to mark in our design an industrial appearance. Bare walls and ceilings, we can only see the building facilities over a dark gray background. They are exclusively interrupted with yellow strips. Two crystal boxes on the yellow strips arrange the indoor area, […]

domohomo arquitectos · Forniture design
06-07-2017 No Comments

domohomo arquitectos · Forniture design

Along the history the big teachers of the architecture penetrated into the design of furniture, enclosed some of them there came companies destined for the design and the manufacture. Because of it today we move to Santiago de Compostela to know the work that they realize in domohomo. Study of architecture and design that it is born in 2011 in […]

Possum offices | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
25-01-2017 No Comments

Possum offices | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

The new premises are located on the second floor of an isolated building that was originally designed for office use. The space had never been occupied before and, with the exception of the toilets and the basic structural elements (outer walls, common spaces and general) the rest of the infrastructural elements were missing. The intervention is a work of interior […]

Rehabilitation of Housing Sarela_Rehab | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura
18-01-2017 No Comments

Rehabilitation of Housing Sarela_Rehab | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura

One of the secrets better avoided the City of Santiago de Compostela we find it on the banks of the Rio Sarela … To only a kilometre of the Cathedral, it is precisely in this place where there takes place the exceptional singularity of the survival of the last contact between the historical city and his rural territory of origin, […]

Interior reform for a study of piano and plastic arts. Durán Arufe-Takebe Office | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
21-12-2016 No Comments

Interior reform for a study of piano and plastic arts. Durán Arufe-Takebe Office | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

“Seeing is to understand. Since it is not understood any more than with the reason.” Ignacio Ramonet. Deepening and knowledge demand to be, stability, a sufficient time and a tidy reflection. A process which development demands approximation, trip towards the interior thing as fundamental argument. This approximation, as way of dealing, seems to be more next to what despliega half-close […]

Susana Rodríguez Carballido · Advice for professionals of the Architecture | asesorArq
01-12-2016 No Comments

Susana Rodríguez Carballido · Advice for professionals of the Architecture | asesorArq

With the step of the año the profession and the labors of the architect it has gone changed and evolving, or for the opening of “new fields of action (even recovering lost some)” or because it has been gained in complexity both in the projects and in the regulations to developing and helping. In the middle of all this jungle […]

Rehabilitation of housing in San Agustín | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura
17-08-2016 One Comment

Rehabilitation of housing in San Agustín | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura

The project consists of the rehabilitation of a housing ground floor and two heights of the historical hull of Santiago de Compostela. It is a question of the rehabilitation of a building ground floor, the first plant and the small one under cover in the historical hull of Santiago de Compostela. His two fronts finish off an apple between the […]

Cinema and bookshop NUMAX | Hábitat Social
09-03-2016 No Comments

Cinema and bookshop NUMAX | Hábitat Social

“NUMAX is a cinema, one would free and a laboratory of design, communication and audio-visual production” NUMAX When I challenge this one it came to our table, in the spring of 2014, immediately we understood that it was a question of the opportunity to take part in a singular initiative in the country, loaded with values (cultural dynamization, cooperative model, […]

Casa do Medio | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
03-02-2016 No Comments

Casa do Medio | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

The rúa do Medio is an eminently residential street, parallel to rúa de San Pedro, entry of the French Way to the historical city and principal artery of the neighborhood of the same name. A neighborhood that, a today, is a reference inside the city for his social and functional diversity. The set to rehabilitating was formed by a principal […]

Caramoniña's gardens | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos
20-01-2016 No Comments

Caramoniña’s gardens | Abalo Alonso Arquitectos

The historical hull of Santiago de Compostela was declared Heritage of the Humanity in 1985. Since then the Town hall has come promoting the rehabilitation, both public and deprived, of housings and buildings dotacionales and, in the last years, of the urban space. But even this way still black holes stay in the city; degraded environments, without a clear use […]

Cooperative of housings Galeras-Entrerríos | Carbajo Barrios Arquitectos
14-10-2015 No Comments

Cooperative of housings Galeras-Entrerríos | Carbajo Barrios Arquitectos

The place. The future building will occupy a position of edge of the former enclosure walled of the Historical City of Santiago de Compostela, in direct relation with elements of special relevancy in the city: the Avenue, the Stony Mount or the Plaza of the Obradoiro; milestones edificatorios as Fonseca’s Country house, the Hotel of the Kings Católicos, Raxoi’s Country […]

Vivenda entre medianeiras en Algalia de Abaixo | Ansede Quintáns Arquitectos
01-07-2015 No Comments

Vivenda entre medianeiras en Algalia de Abaixo | Ansede Quintáns Arquitectos

A narrow, semiburied ground floor, and with an alone window to a narrow street, and two you plant very compartimentadas in that in times there lived a family of eight persons, it was what we are on having come. Since it is logical, the obsession was from the beginning to obtain more opened spaces and to take natural light to […]

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 […]

House in A Choupana | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura
08-04-2015 No Comments

House in A Choupana | 2es+_oficina de arquitectura

This project is born of the illusion and commitment with the arquitecta of a young person marriage of septuagenarios …. thank you Isabel and José! The housing is in the known Choupana Cologne of Santiago de Compostela (ancient “cheap houses”). The planning of the city gathers in a study of detail the conservation of this set of housings, for his […]

Sota en min
05-03-2015 No Comments

Sota en min

Conference of the Cultural club of Santiago given on October 13, 2014 for D. Juan de la Sota, photographer and artist, son of Alejandro de la Sota, and presented by D. Rafael Lopez Torres, journalist.

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 […]

Docuvídeo SIAC 1976 Santiago Compostela
25-12-2014 No Comments

Docuvídeo SIAC 1976 Santiago Compostela

Docuvideo of the International I Seminario of Contemporary Architecture, celebrated in 1976 in Santiago de Compostela. International seminar of Architecture in Compost Her, directed by Aldo Rossi concerning the topic ” Project and historical city “. The importance of Rossi like builder and as theoretical of the neo-racionalist trend, the tendenza; the presence of other many European important architects, the […]

Fasudir
13-11-2014 No Comments

Fasudir

The traditional approach to the building energy efficient retrofitting brings poor results in relation to the urban sustainability, resource efficiency and economic return. Although the district retrofitting approach is frequently the most sustainable and cost-effective, the complexity of decision making grows exponentially when the intervention targets larger scale, even more when considering the fragmentation of the construction sector. The FASUDIR […]