Tag: urbanismo

Call for entries for the international ideas competition to convert 21,500 m2 of tracks in the centre of Bilbao into an underground section
31-07-2014 No Comments

Call for entries for the international ideas competition to convert 21,500 m2 of tracks in the centre of Bilbao into an underground section

Bilbao, the Basque city that is internationally renowned for its urban regeneration process sparked by Frank Ghery’s Guggenheim Museum, has convened an international ideas competition to recover 21,500 m2 occupied by the access tracks to its main station. It is the first edition of a competition specifically aimed at students and recent graduates in architecture, with a first prize of […]

Geobide
08-07-2014 No Comments

Geobide

The suite of products for the consultation, analysis and maintenance of geographical information of Tracasa, presents his improvement and renovation with three innovations. The first one and more importantly it is that Geobide Suite happens to be free and the user will unload, for the first time, four tools that compose it in a joint way: Geobide Builder, Geobide Converter, […]

4 ª session Seminar Habitat to Human Scale - Social Intervention do Habitat
03-07-2014 No Comments

4 ª session Seminar Habitat to Human Scale – Social Intervention do Habitat

– “The social construción of the city; dismantling the prejudices of the participation in the urbanism”. Raons Publiques (Javier Fraga) – “The civil participation in the urbanism: a condition necessary for the sustainability”. Carlos Verdaguer – “Accessions problem of shanty towns, till when?”. ASF Galicia (Cristina Nieto e Juan Aradas)

IVth Edition 2012-2013 of the program arquia/próxima
19-06-2014 No Comments

IVth Edition 2012-2013 of the program arquia/próxima

The juror who met last April 28 in the headquarters of the Architects’ Box of Madrid, shortlisted 221 of 670 new accomplishments presented in the present edition and chose 120 accomplishments that were forming a part of the on-line catalogue, as well as 29 accomplishments that will be explained by his authors in the frame of the FORUM IV  ARQUIA/PRÓXIMA […]

Archallenge Competition. Super Blocks Improve Cerdà’s Plan
19-06-2014 No Comments

Archallenge Competition. Super Blocks Improve Cerdà’s Plan

Cerdà’s super-blocks. Redesigning the city A super-block is a new urban quarter that is created to achieve the liberation of the majority of the area that today is mechanized in order to turn the pedestrian into a citizen again. In short, it is done to give citizens the chance to benefit from all the functions that they can´t use now […]

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 […]

City of Imagination: Kowloon Walled City 20 Years Later
09-05-2014 No Comments

City of Imagination: Kowloon Walled City 20 Years Later

The Kowloon Walled City in Hong Kong was once the densest place on earth, a virtually lawless labyrinth of crime, grime, commerce and hope. A Wall Street Journal documentary tracks its colorful legacy and brings the place alive 20 years later.

So they say · Jorge Rodríguez Álvarez
09-05-2014 No Comments

So they say · Jorge Rodríguez Álvarez

Next Thursday, the 15th of may a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be a Jorge Rodríguez Álvarez. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a […]

Spontaneous architecture | Íñigo García Odiaga
14-04-2014 2 Comments

Spontaneous architecture | Íñigo García Odiaga

The values of the autoconstructed cities. The economy of the globalization, with the current crisis between his modals, drags without concessions to the contemporary company towards a major imbalance between classes; maybe forgotten in west but not much less in the emergent countries. This imbalance accentuates the borders between the city of the urbanism and what we might name the […]

Rafael Manzano Martos Prize 2014 (summons)
09-04-2014 No Comments

Rafael Manzano Martos Prize 2014 (summons)

RAPHAEL APPLE TREE MARTOS OF ARCHITECTURE CLÁSICAY RESTORATION OF MONUMENTS PRIZE 2014 The Prize Rafael Manzano Martos of Classic Architecture and Restoration of Monuments is granted to alive professionals whose work personifies the classic and traditional beginning of the architecture and the urbanism in the contemporary world. The set of the work of the chosen candidate not only must be […]

Conference by Zef Hemel
08-04-2014 No Comments

Conference by Zef Hemel

The Wiki City: Building buy-in at the planning stage. Zef HEMEL_Deputy’s conference Managing Director of the Urban Planning Department, City of Amsterdam.

Influences in Aldo Rossi's drawing: killing the father | Borja López Cotelo
04-04-2014 One Comment

Influences in Aldo Rossi’s drawing: killing the father | Borja López Cotelo

Often the time dilutes the certainty. Aldo Rossi emerged in the second half of the 20th century as the man called to illuminate a generation in the shade of the modernity. Precocious iconoclast in his revisionist offer of the contemporary urbanism, many they were thinking about seeing in his theory the way to continuing in the definition of a new […]

So they say · ARKB - Arrokabe arquitectos
27-03-2014 No Comments

So they say · ARKB – Arrokabe arquitectos

Next Thursday, the 3th of april a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be a ARKB – Arrokabe arquitectos. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is […]

Priscila Villafañe · Education and TIGs | Spatial Thinking Project
25-03-2014 No Comments

Priscila Villafañe · Education and TIGs | Spatial Thinking Project

Hoy de la mano de Priscila Villafañe, nos adentraremos en el mundo de las TICs y su aplicación dentro de la educación. Mediante su proyecto Spatial Thinking pretende acercar el pensamiento espacial a los jóvenes y a las aulas. Sin más preámbulos os dejamos con esta introducción de Priscila, sobre su proyecto. “El 80% de los fenómenos que ocurren a […]

So they say · Ameneiros Rey | HH arquitectos
14-03-2014 No Comments

So they say · Ameneiros Rey | HH arquitectos

Next Thursday, the 20th of March a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be a Ameneiros Rey | HH arquitectos. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say […]

Architecture without | Íñigo García Odiaga
10-03-2014 One Comment

Architecture without | Íñigo García Odiaga

The architects we feel attraction for the architecture without, or what is the same thing, for the architecture that has parted with one of his parts. As in another type of products this luck of project without, there turns into a procedure light, but that supports all the flavor. Many are the texts or the exhibitions that gather for example […]

So they say · UnDo ReDo Project
27-02-2014 No Comments

So they say · UnDo ReDo Project

Next Thursday, the 6th of March a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be a UnDo ReDo Project. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a […]

BAT. Hybrid spaces for the urban innovation | Zaramari
24-02-2014 No Comments

BAT. Hybrid spaces for the urban innovation | Zaramari

María Arana (architect) and Gorka Rodríguez (Licentiate in Social Sciences and of the Communication and cultural producer) forms Zaramari, bought property study Bilbao. Zaramari is “a producer of ideas who works for the collaborative transformation of the urban environment from the creativity and the civil implication”. The topics that they approach go from the urban pedagogy up to projects of communication and […]

XII BEAU. Inflexión/Turning Point
17-02-2014 No Comments

XII BEAU. Inflexión/Turning Point

The Spanish Biennial show of Architecture and Urbanism, in this one his twelfth edition, has wanted to put the accent in big convictions, lasting and unquestionable. And for it it has not limited itself to calling to the most out-standing works of architecture, or to the best works of planning, management or urban design of last two years, but it […]

So they say · LCG arquitectura
13-02-2014 No Comments

So they say · LCG arquitectura

Next Thursday, the 20th of February a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be LCG arquitectura. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a cycle of […]

Le Corbusier. An atlas of modern landscapes
06-02-2014 No Comments

Le Corbusier. An atlas of modern landscapes

Le Corbusier, a key figure of the architecture of the 20th century, was pioneering in the studies of improvement of the housings of the lowest classes and proposed new forms of efficient architecture in very populated cities. Le Corbusier was, in turn, a multidisciplinary artist, with a work that spreads also to the painting and the photography, joining art and […]

So they say · Sabín Blanco Arquitectos
30-01-2014 No Comments

So they say · Sabín Blanco Arquitectos

Next Thursday, the 6th of February a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be Sabín Blanco Arquitectos. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a cycle […]

Spanish Dream 2011 | Colectivo Cadelas Verdes
29-01-2014 No Comments

Spanish Dream 2011 | Colectivo Cadelas Verdes

Critical reflection on the economic crisis and his consequences. In Spain, especially, this circumstance met accentuated by the famous real-estate bubble. The idea refers to the American Dream as symbol of what longs the whole country, the final aim that it is necessary to reach in the life: to have a housing in property. This desire there legitimized a social […]

Civil urbanism | Creative Destruction 2013
16-01-2014 No Comments

Civil urbanism | Creative Destruction 2013

Nowadays, the whole series of initiatives, from the civil activismo to the new institutional policies, are exploring the idea of that the citizens can organize to design city: taking the control of public spaces and deciding on his use, his function, and taking charge of his management. As counter statement to the vertical and corporate idea of the “Smart City”, […]

So they say · desescribir
10-01-2014 No Comments

So they say · desescribir

Next Thursday, the 16th of January a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be desescribir. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a cycle of meetings […]

Doing city is our challenge | Martin Marcos
13-12-2013 5 Comments

Doing city is our challenge | Martin Marcos

We do not know his name but a few months ago in any place of the world the inhabitant was born number seven billions. “The near two billion persons who will join to the world population will live in cities; in consequence, it is necessary to plan for them from now” he notices formless “State of the World Population 2011” […]

So they say · Antonio Amado
13-12-2013 No Comments

So they say · Antonio Amado

Next Thursday, the 19th of December a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be Antonio Amado. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a cycle of […]

So they say · Enrique Rodríguez
14-11-2013 One Comment

So they say · Enrique Rodríguez

El próximo jueves 21 de novimbre tendrá lugar una nueva sesión de la sesión coloquio de arquitectura, Eso dicen. En esta ocasión, el invitado será Enrique Rodríguez. La sesión se dividirá en media hora de presentación del arquitecto y otros treinta minutos de coloquio informal con el público. Eso dicen es un ciclo de sesiones-coloquio que se celebra el primer […]

So they say · Jorge Cao
31-10-2013 No Comments

So they say · Jorge Cao

Next Thursday, the 7th of November a new session of the session will take place colloquium of architecture, So they say. In this occasion, the guest will be Jorge Cao. The session will divide in the half hour of presentation of the architect and other thirty minutes of informal colloquium with the public. So they say is a cycle of […]