Tag: técnica tradicional

Lusi Table | cenlitrosmetrocadrado
28-10-2015 No Comments

Lusi Table | cenlitrosmetrocadrado

Every time it turns out to be more frequent to find professionals who develop his activity of complete or partial form from his domicile, that besides an economic saving and of time it allows a major flexibility in the organization of the activities. This alteration in the habits of life needs also a response from other planes since they can […]

Cantilever Chair | Xosé Suárez
14-09-2015 26 Comments

Cantilever Chair | Xosé Suárez

According to the dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy, a chair is a “seat with support, in general with four legs, and in that alone a person fits”. This academic definition can turn out to be very debatable from the point of view of the personal experience, and generates an interesting controversy: is it a chair the tape that wraps […]

Rehabilitation of housing for Juvenile Center, Library, Mediateca and ludoteca in Castrelo de Miño | Muiños+Otero
05-11-2014 No Comments

Rehabilitation of housing for Juvenile Center, Library, Mediateca and ludoteca in Castrelo de Miño | Muiños+Otero

Precedents and aim The raised performance claims the recovery of the former housing of the doctor, and sanatorium, to turn her into Castrelo de Miño community center. One organizes the whole functional program taking advantage of the surrounding one and the configuration of the existing building, arranging in the ground floor, besides the foyer of access, a mediateca, a workshop […]

The architecture of the place | Íñigo García Odiaga
11-07-2014 One Comment

The architecture of the place | Íñigo García Odiaga

The explosion of the architecture of the spectacle is directly tied to the urban phenomena and maybe for problems on a large scale, budget or function has eclipsed the architectural debate of the rural thing. In these areas the most awkward contemporary architecture tries to establish new links with the context across the update of the local tradition. During possibly […]

Rehabilitation and extension of a small vernacular housing in Quintelas | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto
09-07-2014 No Comments

Rehabilitation and extension of a small vernacular housing in Quintelas | Luis Gil+Cristina Nieto

The exceeded domain. The conflict between the prexistencia and the extended program. The architecture inside the architecture and what it does not fit* We belong, already almost all without exception, to the western culture of the excess, a behavior that Guy Debord and the situacionistas advanced and denounced at the beginning of them 60s of the SXX. A company of […]

Muros Chair | domohomo arquitectos
11-06-2014 One Comment

Muros Chair | domohomo arquitectos

The Muros chair is an object that there is born fruit of a project of rehabilitation that we are taking to end in domohomo architects, in the villa that gives name to this furniture and where the majority of the elements are realized by wood of chestnut-tree, structure, panelings, carpentries, coatings, etc. Of this so narrow nearness with this material […]

Architecture Dadá and Heritage of the Humanidá
13-03-2014 2 Comments

Architecture Dadá and Heritage of the Humanidá

Jose Ramon Sierra Delgado. Professor of the University of Seville and artist recognized internationally – us reveals a concept of Heritage understood like widely joint of visions and contradictory understandings; a link of union between art and architecture that it plans of the vague border of the territory of the affective personal selections; as modal for pretentious and empty defensive […]

Regional typography
01-01-2014 No Comments

Regional typography

Crossed by the commercial labels of traditional type of Galicia and north of Portugal.

Building instructions for Sedia 1 chair by Enzo Mari
18-12-2013 No Comments

Building instructions for Sedia 1 chair by Enzo Mari

Enzo Mari is born in Nonrod in 1932. Artist and designer, in the first years 50 is present at Bella Artes de Brera’s Academy, in Milan and he dedicates to studies ” on the psychology of the vision, on the programming of perceptive structures and on the methodology of the project “.

Brick-Topia
17-07-2013 No Comments

Brick-Topia

Brick-Topia, winner in the category Build-it of the festival of architecture Eme3 that celebrated  of the 27 to 30 June in Barcelona, can visit  during all this summer in the external playground of the enclosure of the ancient factory of hilaturas Fabra i Coats. It treats  of a construction of structures abovedadas of brick that employs the traditional constructive system […]

Workshop natural construction
20-05-2013 No Comments

Workshop natural construction

This workshop on revestimentos constitutes the second one of a series of specific courses that we are activating from Social Habitat, and that are orientated to the recovery and diffusion of natural traditional technologies (straw, adobe, vegetable covers, etc.). It is a question of systems experienced with a long path (not always place) that in the last decades were displaced […]

José Luis Oyon. Neighborhood and daily life: the example of the popular neighborhoods of the Barcelona of period between the wars.
14-11-2012 No Comments

José Luis Oyon. Neighborhood and daily life: the example of the popular neighborhoods of the Barcelona of period between the wars.

Neighborhood and daily life: the example of the popular neighborhoods of the Barcelona of period between the wars. Jose Luis Oyon’s presentation. Architect and teacher of the Universitat Politècnica of Catalonia. Between his books it is necessary to stand out: historical Atlas of European cities; Barcelona, 1930: a social atlas; The belt rojinegro and The bankruptcy of the popular city. […]

Contruccion with straw
29-07-2012 No Comments

Contruccion with straw

The current conjuncture of putting in fabric of judgment many of the widespread practices and even of our daily habits they lead us, in the field of the physical definition of the habitat, to investigating in the employment of alternative technologies of construction, in the search of effective solutions and really respectuosas with the way and with the persons. This […]

Piscina Municipal de Toro | vier arquitectos
26-01-2012 500 Comments

Piscina Municipal de Toro | vier arquitectos

The building departs from the offer presented to a public contest of preliminary designs with juror’s intervention, summoned in 2004 by the Town hall of Bull, being inaugurated January, 2011. It possesses the singularity of which his exterior walls have executed in rolled land (tapial), a traditional technology, typical of the zone, which had remained obsolete a lot of time […]