Tag: sociedad

Con Techo o Sin Techo
24-02-2012 78 Comments

Con Techo o Sin Techo

The precarious habitat, the most visible image of the poverty, reaches in Latin America to a great proportion of the population of the field and up to to a third of the urban population. The experience of the diverse countries and actors in the improvement of the habitat is a heritage that allows the communication between the countries of Latin […]

Spanish Dream
09-01-2012 950 Comments

Spanish Dream

SPANISH DREAM is a project of the group Cadelasverdes that proposes a critical reflection on the economic crisis and his consequences. At present we are present at a situation that is provoking serious economic imbalances in the whole world. In Spain, especially, this circumstance has met accentuated by the famous real-estate bubble. The idea refers to the American Dream as […]

Historias dunha cidade. Santiago de Compostela, 25 anos Patrimonio da Humanidade
12-12-2011 No Comments

Historias dunha cidade. Santiago de Compostela, 25 anos Patrimonio da Humanidade

“The idea is to express through the people the changes that they saw in the city in this time. It is like a global testimony of the city, of direct form”. Like this it defines the architect Pablo Took his work in the documentary Historia dunha cidade. Santiago de Compostela, 25 anos Patrimonio da Humanidade) that, the next day 14 […]

¿Cómo salvar la ciudad? | Gema Santamaría
24-11-2011 10 Comments

¿Cómo salvar la ciudad? | Gema Santamaría

” The cities are the major destroyer of the ecosystem and the major threat for the survival of the man on the planet ” (Richard Rogers, Ciudades para un pequeño planeta.)1 Throwing the sight behind I remember with nostalgia when the city was alive, when it was transmitting emotions, it was a prolongation of the housing, a place of meeting. […]

Affective sustainability | Cristina García-Rosales
18-11-2011 One Comment

Affective sustainability | Cristina García-Rosales

They have happened already some years, since the arquitecta Adriana Bisquert coined the term “affective sustainability”. Term tied ” to the urbanism of the affections ” and to the vision of the women, depositaries of these sentires and knowledgeable of the implicit wisdom of the city, thanks to his near and daily relation with the space. It was a new […]

End to 43 years of terror
21-10-2011 2 Comments

End to 43 years of terror

ETA has announced this one on Thursday the end to 43 years of terrorism with 829 mortal victims. The band announced at seven o’clock in the afternoon across a communiqué, writing and on video, that it has spread in the digital editions of the diaries Gara and Berria, the ” definitive cessation of the armed activity ” without putting conditions. […]

Exhibition 2000-2010. 10 Years of the Proxecto Terra
11-10-2011 37 Comments

Exhibition 2000-2010. 10 Years of the Proxecto Terra

The Proxectoterra, National Prize of Urbanism 2010 of the Department of Promotion, is a project of cooperation with the world of the education of the Architects’ Official College of Galicia, directed the different stages of the Obligatory Education with the aim to help to improve the knowledge that the students must have of our Architecture and of our Territorial Identity. […]

Public rehabilitated space | Íñigo García Odiaga
09-10-2011 34 Comments

Public rehabilitated space | Íñigo García Odiaga

The normal growth of the cities often takes place of concentric form, from the center towards the periphery. In this slow but continuous movement of expansion the most urban activity of the center is absorbing the periphery of the city. It is transforming his typical uses, as the manufacturer or that of infrastructures of communications in more own others of […]

The victory of the cities
03-10-2011 57 Comments

The victory of the cities

Edward Glaeser realizes a singing to the city in the learned one and simultaneously agile agreement of urbanism and urbanity. This singing to the city as such – the title is that of The victory of the city, not ” of the cities ” since it says that of the Castilian version – insists on the importance of promoting the […]

The cinema in 2024, by Griffith | Jorge Gorostiza
16-09-2011 26 Comments

The cinema in 2024, by Griffith | Jorge Gorostiza

I have found an article written by David W. Griffith published in The Film Daily on June 22, 1924, with permission of Collier’s Weekly, titled «The Movies 100 Years From Now». Always it is risked to predict what will happen in the future and rarely, in spite of what some clairvoyants say, is succeeded. In this case it is curious that the filmmaker […]

I need an architect. Why? | Lourdes Bueno-Miguel Villegas
14-09-2011 3 Comments

I need an architect. Why? | Lourdes Bueno-Miguel Villegas

A question opportunely thrown by our admired Carlos Cámara  put the finger in the sore and it has made us recover an internal debate that we liked to extract to the light. Why do people prefer to a builder before that to an architect? Carlos was not raising a dichotomy, was giving for this reality made, the people do not want […]

Urbanalización
08-08-2011 982 Comments

Urbanalización

This book does an accurate diagnosis of the recent evolution of some global processes of urbanization that he analyzes together. His author uses for it the tools you will discipline that they correspond to an eminently sociological and geographical perspective. Using rhetorical resources related to the invention of new words, since territoriantes or the same urbanalización, they describe and make […]

The summits of Moscow
01-08-2011 1,350 Comments

The summits of Moscow

Architectures of the Utopia. In 1945, with twenty million dead men to the back and the world fractured in blocks, the USSR needed to construct a clear beacon for the communist international movement; there was projected for it a great Palace of the Soviets and, around it, seven spectacular towers. Every vysotka would be different but the set – masses […]

Place and company in the Network
13-06-2011 23 Comments

Place and company in the Network

Place and Company thinks about the relations that exist between the multiple communities that shape a company and the places in which they live. How these communities modify the spaces that they live, precisely in his process of adjustment to these, and how the spaces modified by them determine them, are the axes of this documentary, recorded in Madrid in […]

F.A.Q. Visibility
10-05-2011 43 Comments

F.A.Q. Visibility

How do we relate to the mass media? Press, blogs, magazines, critique, diffusion …. which is our position with regard to the need of diffusion of our work? Are they the specialized magazines a way to obtain clients or only professional prestige? Does it interest the architecture to the company or only to the architects? Which is our idea of […]

eme3_2011
08-04-2011 1,146 Comments

eme3_2011

Eme3 is pleased to announce the the deadlines to present projects to be selected and exhibited in the 6th edition of the eme3 International Architecture Festival, which will take place form 1 to 3 of July in the COAC, ARTS_SANTA_MONICA, and DHUB of Barcelona. Description of the Festival The eme3 guideline, a festival that questions and confronts differents points of […]

Operation Chamartín | Cristina García-Rosales
06-03-2011 39 Comments

Operation Chamartín | Cristina García-Rosales

It does some days (on 25 February past) has been approved by the Plenary of the City council of Madrid the mega-operation Chamartín after almost 20 years of announcements and negotiations. Although there are a lot of youngsters that still do not know it… This operation (or plan urbanístico) uses part of the soil of the roads of RENFE as well as other […]

The city. Massimo Cacciari
07-02-2011 34 Comments

The city. Massimo Cacciari

In a text arisen of a series of reports Massimo Cacciari visits the history of the city through his sustrato deeper and launches a provocativa philosophical and aesthetic reflection. The route begins in Greece and Rome, that offer two models antagónicos of city: the polis Greek, of ethnic nature and, by definition, endogámica and tight; and the model legalista of […]

Wishe of city: Revolutionary Architectures
26-01-2011 41 Comments

Wishe of city: Revolutionary Architectures

At last we present the past Thursday the collective book “Wish of City: Revolutionary Architectures” of the that am coordinator. A lot of people. A lot of communities. Friends, a lot of friends. And although it did  a bit long -was important that all the groups assistants took the word, that like this did to explain his experiences- was a […]

The society of the Spectacle. Guy Debord
11-01-2011 25 Comments

The society of the Spectacle. Guy Debord

https://youtu.be/hJTuVaEKGPo In 221 paragraphs classified under nine chapters, Debord plans the development of a modern company in which “Everything what once was lived directly has turned into a mere representation”. Debord argues that the history of the social life can be understood as “the decline of being in having, and of having in simply seeming”. This condition in which the […]

Galicia. Carlos Velo. 1936
06-12-2010 One Comment

Galicia. Carlos Velo. 1936

This version of ‘Galicia’ corresponds with the only existing one until the year 2010, with a duration of 8 minutes. In December of this year they were found in Moscow 16 unpublished minutes, still without cataloguing, that they would bring the footage over to them about 24 minute (the exact duration is not known) of assembly original. Before, in the […]

Recycled enveloping | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-10-2010 245 Comments

Recycled enveloping | Íñigo García Odiaga

The car symbol yesteryear of freedom, mobility and achievements staffs, is had become current affairs in the icon of an ecological revolution. The electric car is the new sustainable paradise and this new vision of the individual vehicle allows to certain architectures able to using these pseudo-advertising executives messages to generate new buildings that they add all these subject matters. […]

La preocupación Medioambiental y las Tecnologías de la Información y la Comunicación | Carlos Valladares
09-06-2010 470 Comments

La preocupación Medioambiental y las Tecnologías de la Información y la Comunicación | Carlos Valladares

To world-wide level, the interest by the thematic related to the environment, the cities, the habitat, the poverty and the polución generated (in main measure) inside a system that commonly designate Urban; they have turned into the main diary of the governments of countries developed and of the institutions that look after the progress and development of the countries, such […]

Los Vacíos Urbanos
30-03-2010 49 Comments

Los Vacíos Urbanos

Where we live? How we live? And above all, as it affect us? We care about spaces. The city. The citizen. Neighborhoods. The territory. The architecture. Society. The dialogue that established between these characters and the way how they affect each other. Learning to be critical about the place we inhabit. Engage with our environment. Sometimes we understand the criticism […]

El impacto social de las transformaciones urbanas
05-03-2010 35 Comments

El impacto social de las transformaciones urbanas

Classroom 309 of the Geography and History Faculty of the University of Barcelona (Montalegre, 6, in the raval) March 10, 2010 at 19:30h “The social impact of the urban” transformations is a round table included within activities around the contest TO RETHINK BONPASTOR. Speakers will be some members of the Jury of the contest: Yves cabannes (urbanista and philosopher), Santiago […]

I Jornadas Europeas sobre eficiencia energética y sostenibilidad en la arquitectura y el urbanismo
04-03-2010 55 Comments

I Jornadas Europeas sobre eficiencia energética y sostenibilidad en la arquitectura y el urbanismo

Conferences will take place days June 28, 29 and 30, 2010, in the headquarters of Summer Courses of San Sebastián, Palace of Miramar. The context that deal with the part premises conferences generals that affect all the town, interests that should be resolute from all fronts. The general implementation of an environmental awareness maybe constitutes the primary goal for the […]