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Refurbishment of a small attached house | Mendaro Arquitectos
20-02-2019 No Comments

Refurbishment of a small attached house | Mendaro Arquitectos

Workspace, exhibition space (and hidden dwelling). The premise was to carry out the refurbishment of a row house built in the 20s, classified as “recognized poverty housing”. There was a limited budget and the place’s character had to be kept in the outside. It has a front and a back garden. The idea was to set up an artist residency […]

30 social housing apartments in Eivissa | vora
06-02-2019 No Comments

30 social housing apartments in Eivissa | vora

The building is comprised of 30 social housing apartments. It forms a line along the narrow extended site, whilst adapting to the land’s slope and to the maximum volume allowed by city-planning regulations. The totality is fragmented into a loose set of independent elements which distribute the plot into three strips. The central strip, which is withdrawn in relation to […]

XI BIAU - Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial
27-12-2018 No Comments

XI BIAU – Open call for the 11th Ibero-American Architecture and Urbanism Biennial

The CALL FOR WORKS FOR THE XI IBEROAMERICAN BIENNIAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PLANNING IS NOW OPENO (XI BIAU). The biennial will be held in Asunción (Paraguay) in October 2019 and will show the way of living in Latin America from everyday life. Last Monday, December 17th, Casa América was presented, coinciding with the celebration of the II Ibero-American Congress […]

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 third Open House Madrid
04-07-2017 No Comments

The third Open House Madrid

The festival will be celebrated the weekend of September 30 and October 1, 2017, with the opening of more than 100 buildings and urban spaces. The last edition received more than 40.000 visitors. Open House’s third edition Madrid receives some innovations as the Castilian opening of the emblematic buildings 81, the IE Paper Pavilion of the Japanese architect Shigeru Ban […]

Master's in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega 2017-2018
15-06-2017 No Comments

Master’s in Landscape Architecture Juana de Vega 2017-2018

El Máster Oficial en Arquitectura del Paisaje Juana de Vega 2017- 2018 está impartido por docentes de la USC y la UDC, se forma a profesionales de la arquitectura del paisaje, abarcando la planificación del paisaje, el análisis y el diseño del paisaje en general, así como lo que se refiere a proyectos específicos de infraestructuras, de paisajes urbanos y culturales. […]

Talks Arena in Barcelona Building Construmat
11-04-2017 No Comments

Talks Arena in Barcelona Building Construmat

Barcelona Building Construmat, the lounge of the construction that will be realized from May 23 to May 26 next in the enclosure of Gran Via de Fira de Barcelona, will possess a long billiard cue of list of referees and conferences that will develop in the frame of the congresses of social housing, innovation and circular economy. Later let’s sense […]

Toormix design workshop | vora
05-04-2017 No Comments

Toormix design workshop | vora

A ground floor space facing the street, a former shop. It is very small, 18m2. All the surfaces are paneled with plasterboard (walls, ceilings,…) and the original floor covered with phenolic parquet. We were asked to design a multipurpose room for a team of graphic designers. A parallel world to their daily workplace. A workshop to invent, with multiple formats. […]

V Cinema and architecture international Festival FICARQ 2017
14-02-2017 No Comments

V Cinema and architecture international Festival FICARQ 2017

La 5º edición del Festival Internacional de Cine y Arquitectura (FICARQ) que ocupará Santander durante los días del 4 al 8 de julio, convertirá la capital cántabra en un emisor de obras audiovisuales en las que la arquitectura jugará un papel fundamental. Para participar, es necesario inscribirse en www.festhome.com. Toda obra audiovisual del género de ficción o documental podrá participar en […]

Innovation in 360 degrees
07-02-2017 No Comments

Innovation in 360 degrees

Innovation=Change. And this one is the idea that sublies in the concept of the new edition of Barcelona Barcelona Building Construmat (BBConstrumat), the construction International Lounge by Fira de Barcelona that will take place from May 23 to May 26 in the Gran Via´s enclosure. The digitalization and the new technologies are the engine of change of the sector of the construction and […]

fetsac 17: Trashumancias
22-11-2016 No Comments

fetsac 17: Trashumancias

We drove 22 miles into the country around Farmington. There were meadows and apple orchards. White fences trailed through the rolling fields. Soon the sign started appearing. THE MOST PHOTOGRAPHED BARN IN AMERICA. We counted five signs before we reached the site. There were 40 cars and a tour bus in the makeshift lot. We walked along a cowpath to […]

Architecture congress 2016
11-08-2016 No Comments

Architecture congress 2016

The sustainability, the rehabilitation of the constructed heritage, the participative processes, the right to a worthy housing or the right to an equitable city, are some of the topics that already are debated in the Architecture Congress 2016, which has been warming engines last weeks. The Congress, it will extend until November and will be a space of meeting professional […]

Festival eme3 Emergency architecture
19-04-2016 No Comments

Festival eme3 Emergency architecture

This year the festival eme3 will take the Emergency architecture as a subject matter. Constructions of rapid assembly and disassembly, which could relieve the refugees’ dense agglomerations in different regions of the planet and under diverse circumstances. Taking as parameters the innovation, the economic and ecological cost both in the constructive aspect and in the use responsible for the new […]

12 looks::Riverside
05-04-2016 One Comment

12 looks::Riverside

“The multidisciplinary 12 looks::Riverside project promotes the creative investigation To Corunna and the Ribeira Sacra they are the locations in those who develop the initiatives.” The Vilaseco Creative Laboratory Gallery and Hijos de Rivera Corporation present the program 12looks::Riverside, a cultural multidisciplinary project that develops in two very differentiated environments, the urban one, in A Coruña, and other one rural, in […]

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 […]

Call Participants FETSAC'16
17-11-2015 No Comments

Call Participants FETSAC’16

The Festival of Architecture ‘FETSAC’ was born thanks to a pupils’ group of the School of Architecture of To Corunna that decided, on own initiative, to create a few cultural days that were altering the habitual perception that his companions had of the center, giving place to the ‘Circo’, the first edition of the festival in 2009. The initial effort […]

9th eme3 International Architecture Festival
15-10-2015 No Comments

9th eme3 International Architecture Festival

From October 22 to October 25, the neighborhood of Grace of Barcelona will receive the ninth edition of the festival of architecture Eme3 which aim is to discover, to deal and to share new forms of architecture and urbanism linked to the realities of the current companies, across the reflection and the exchanges between the professionals who take part and […]

Mª José Torregrosa Mira-Loles Simó Bailén · Education | arquiexploradores
29-01-2015 No Comments

Mª José Torregrosa Mira-Loles Simó Bailén · Education | arquiexploradores

“Providing that you teach, it teaches also to doubting what you teach.” José Ortega y Gasset The philosopher Robert Swartz defends that to teach to think is something basic in the infantile education to promote the desires of learning and apprehending, to the adult futures. Inside this philosophy Arquiexploradores is born, an initiative of two arquitectas Valencian, Mª José Torregrosa Mira and […]

House(s). Looks on the idea of living
06-01-2015 No Comments

House(s). Looks on the idea of living

Course of the Institut d’Humanitats de Barcelona. What longings and desires does it shelter today the house? It is, as was saying Bachelard, the topography of our intimate being? How has it changed the range of senses granted socially to the domestic space? And his form and his functions? Home, strength, cover, burrow, nest, lodging. In the course of the […]

Sofía Lopez Díaz and Manuel Lopez Carregal · Education | pequeñaESCALA
11-12-2014 No Comments

Sofía Lopez Díaz and Manuel Lopez Carregal · Education | pequeñaESCALA

Today we approach up to Oviedo, to know a small initiative stimulated by Sofía López, aparejadora of profession, and Manuel López, architect and teacher for vocation. “Such an ancient and determinant profession in the design and image of our cities and our way of living that it slips by for the educational official curricula.” The children and today girls are […]

Call for participants. FETSAC15
10-11-2014 No Comments

Call for participants. FETSAC15

The FETSAC´s organization , Festival of the School of Architecture of A Coruña, plucking one more year to make to shine the critical spirit, the experimental will and the desires of changing the things that as students we take inside. For it, and for the third year in a row, we do a call to the participation of an individual […]

New Generations 2014: Futurology
24-10-2014 No Comments

New Generations 2014: Futurology

The New GenerationsFestival 2014: Futurology, will take place in Florence (Palazzina Reale, Holy Maria Novella – Piazza Stazione forms a corner with route Valfonda) on the 28th, November 29 and 30, 2014. This time organized by ‘ Cultural New Generations Association ‘ together with the Architects’ Order of Florencia and the Architects’ Foundation of Florencia, they will contribute the results […]

Remotos. Marathon of Architecture Chile - Finland
02-10-2014 No Comments

Remotos. Marathon of Architecture Chile – Finland

During the next 40 years, 3 trillions of persons will change to the cities. The urbanization of Asia and the countries known as ‘Third world’ it has been one of the relevant subjects in the architecture and the town planning. When the cities grow and the people migrate, there are created also areas of empty territory. These areas generate problematic […]

Washitecture: Emergency water architecture for schools in Morocoo. Exhibition
16-09-2014 No Comments

Washitecture: Emergency water architecture for schools in Morocoo. Exhibition

The Roca Barcelona Gallery inaugurates next September 18 at 7 p.m. *WASHITECTURE: Architecture of Emergency water for schools of Morocco ‘, the exhibition of the Vertical Workshop 2014 organized by Rock, in collaboration with the ESARQ_UIC and the support of the We Are Water Foundation. IT´S NECESSARY TO REGISTER. The sample presents the resultant projects of 17 ª edition of […]

Activities during the BIA
02-09-2014 No Comments

Activities during the BIA

Exposiciones, cine, concursos, talleres infantiles y visitas guiadas entre los días 4 y 28 de setiembre dentro del primer BIA Urban Regeneration Forum, la plataforma dedicada a la dinamización de la arquitectura y el urbanismo en Bizkaia · The cultural program starts on Thursday, the 4th with the inauguration of the first one of three foreseen exhibitions, the dedicated one […]

Ifac ' 14. International festival of Art and Construction
17-07-2014 No Comments

Ifac ‘ 14. International festival of Art and Construction

One more year this festival will celebrate his third edition between the near ones 11 and On August 20 in Covarrubias, (Burgos), where there will coexist 300 young women of the whole world. A bet that proposes to join reflection and action to look for a rural self-sufficient future. Thirty architectural workshops constitute the vertebral column of the event, which […]

The House I Dream Of
23-05-2014 No Comments

The House I Dream Of

The Technical Top School of Architecture of the Universitat Internacional of Catalonia (Esarq-UIC) throws this week the initiatory The House I Dream Of. It is a question of a project of international participation directed students of secondary interested in the architecture. During the next months, the future architects will be able to share the project of his dreamed house, contributing […]

Sinergia Sostenible · sustainability | Association
22-05-2014 No Comments

Sinergia Sostenible · sustainability | Association

In the today interview we will chat with Sinergia Sostenible, a project with status of association without spirit of profit. Initiated in year 2008 and formed at present by Amaya González, Lorenzo Barnó, Agnieszka Stepien, Uxua Domblás, Ana Enguita and Leire Garaikoetxea, develop his activity so much in Navarre, since in the rest of the condition. His founders define this […]