Tag: viaje

Ariel Cavilli-Fabiana Palmero-Núria Oliver and Paz Molinari · Tours and activities of architecture | Architour
23-12-2014 No Comments

Ariel Cavilli-Fabiana Palmero-Núria Oliver and Paz Molinari · Tours and activities of architecture | Architour

oday we move up to Barcelona, to know the members of Architour, Ariel Cavilli, Fabiana Palmero, Núria Oliver and Paz Molinari, an architects’ office that from 2010 realizes diverse activities in relation with the architecture and the city. Principally they centre on organizing holding a permit tours of architecture for the city. Nowadays they are present in Barcelona, Vic, Madrid and Tarragona. […]

Tourist-cultural diffusion | ArchiBikes. Barcelona architecture on two wheels
20-11-2014 No Comments

Tourist-cultural diffusion | ArchiBikes. Barcelona architecture on two wheels

Hoy nos desplazamos hasta Barcelona para charlar con Viki Llinares, Jaume Asensi y Rafael Berengena, sobre su iniciativa turístico-cultural llamada ArchiBikes. Su objetivo es difundir el patrimonio urbanístico y arquitectónico de la ciudad de Barcelona a través de la selección de unos itinerarios alejados de los destinos turísticos habituales. Para desplazarse y realizar estos itinerarios atípicos, que mejor manera que […]

Learning of Las Vegas. The symbolism forgotten the architectural form
23-09-2014 No Comments

Learning of Las Vegas. The symbolism forgotten the architectural form

In 1968, one group of three teachers and several students of the school of architecture of the Yale University they made a trip to Las Vegas in order to carry out a project of investigation on the formal analysis of the architecture of the peculiar city of the State of Nevada. The result would materialize four years later with the […]

The Club of the Lost Paradise | Borja López Cotelo
01-08-2014 No Comments

The Club of the Lost Paradise | Borja López Cotelo

Dei Greci was walking slow along the street. It was Thursday, and in the calm atmosphere of these last hours of the day, Venice was looking like another city. I crossed the bridge, got lost for the multicolored Riva degli Schiavoni and sat down in the edge of a channel to seeing to spend the life, allowing that my legs […]

Bernard Plossu
03-03-2014 No Comments

Bernard Plossu

Bernard Plossu‘s exhibition. In this sample the French creator presents two series of photographies and a movie in Super 8. S Paris: Cartes of Visits, a series of 22 Plossu’s unpublished images. Coinciding that all the works of his trips to Mexico have been published recently in the book that goes as title VÁMONOS!, there has been realized a selection […]

The ordinary thing, Enrique Walker | Pedro Hernández
09-12-2013 No Comments

The ordinary thing, Enrique Walker | Pedro Hernández

¿Qué es lo Ordinario? Lo banal, lo cotidiano, lo vernácular… aquello existente, que ya está ahí, que forma parte de la realidad pero la arquitectura, como disciplina, ha excluido como caso de estudio. Son los carteles, los aparcamientos, los ascensores…son los elementos rechazados en origen por la arquitectura académica que, al recogerlos, debe cuestionarse a si misma como disciplina, redefiniendo, […]

Visiting “The César Carlos” … (Sota, 1967-70) | Rodrigo Almonacid
30-10-2013 One Comment

Visiting “The César Carlos” … (Sota, 1967-70) | Rodrigo Almonacid

“But, teacher … I do not deal why they have led us to seeing ‘the Caesar Carlos’. One might explain it?” We were returning in bus on returning to Valladolid. It was already by night, and the day had been intense. But I could not remain without this gift that the students deliver you with unpayable generosity when you are […]

Objet trouvé [01]: Arne Jacobsen and the columns of the Olimpeión of Athens | Rodrigo Almonacid
27-09-2013 One Comment

Objet trouvé [01]: Arne Jacobsen and the columns of the Olimpeión of Athens | Rodrigo Almonacid

Arne Jacobsen was a great draftsman and even better watercolorist. When he was enjoying a few vacations always his pencils and paintbrushes were accompanying him. He was enjoying this interest, which it was cultivating from his infancy. Always he confessed that it was not any more than it, a mere interest, which did not have any artistic pretension with those […]

Utopia London
02-08-2013 No Comments

Utopia London

It had a time in which the London citizens had a vision of a better future. A group of young idealistic architects fused art and science to construct an igalitarian city. This documentary is his history. Directed by Tom Cordell, the full-lenght film Utopia London is a trip to the city where it was born, interviewing the architects who designed […]

The voice of the Wind · Seeds of transition
18-07-2013 No Comments

The voice of the Wind · Seeds of transition

Jean Luc Danneyrolles, agriculturalist of the provenza French and Carlos Pons, Spanish documentalist, organise a trip to Granada to the meeting of alternative social projects. Enrolan A camera and split during the big colds of February of the 2012, carrying achieve like coin of change a big collection of Seeds. The testimony of a movement that grows….Another world is possible […]

Eight recommendations to the architects for Walter Gropius | Fernando Freire Forga
15-07-2013 One Comment

Eight recommendations to the architects for Walter Gropius | Fernando Freire Forga

During his visit to Peru, in 1953, Walter Gropius realized eight recommendations to the architects. “Walter Gropius was entertained by a cocktail in the Architects’ Company that constituted simultaneously an institutional success. Don Rafael Marquina, on having delivered the diploma that he it accredits as honorary partner to him, said that his presence in the bosom of the Company was constituting […]

Le Corbusier and Greece · Panayotis Tournikiotis
11-07-2013 No Comments

Le Corbusier and Greece · Panayotis Tournikiotis

In the picture of the program of Conferring of doctorate in Architecture of the Top Technical Institute of Lisbon, it is glad of inviting them to the conference of the teacher Panayotis Tournikiotis titled “Le Corbusier and Greece” that will take place in the audience VA1 on July 12 to them 11.30h noticing of the best way the closure of […]

Enrique Padial-Sonia Sanz-Carlos Rincón · Tourism | arquiRUTAS
13-06-2013 No Comments

Enrique Padial-Sonia Sanz-Carlos Rincón · Tourism | arquiRUTAS

Sonia Sanz Gavián and Enrique Padial Hidalgo dealed his studies of Architecture in Madrid and for more than one decade, they direct his own Study of Architecture, “Padial Gavián Study. Architecture and Urbanism, S.L” and Carlos Rincón Perez, Technical Architect, has been collaborating, every time with more assiduity. Which has been your formation and professional path before Arquirutas? Enrique Padial […]

Ancares | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
08-10-2012 No Comments

Ancares | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

I have just returned from Piornedo, where we celebrate the days Memory and Matter Memory and Matter, organized by the Departamento de Composición of the Universidade it gives Corunna. Taking the traditional architecture as a topic and since I mark the landscape of the Ancares, have contributed my vision of «When the popular thing was modern», a tour for the relation between […]

Notebook of New York (y VII) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
16-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (y VII) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from… Last day of the trip coincided with the visit to the Museum of the City, a building near the Guggenheim projected in 1932 by Joseph H. Freedlander with an neocolonial architecture neocolonial so different from the concebida for Wright in the first half of century. There, like a magnificent closing of the voyage, there was showing himself the sample The […]

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (VI) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from In the book Great Streets, Allan B. Jacobs dedicates the second part to compiling a series of «streets that they teach». Between them the Fifth Avenue, at a height of Central Park. Jacobs aims that «Both the park and the street seem of easy access». Concerning the Fifth Avenue they turn out to be different of the principal museums of New […]

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
07-08-2012 No Comments

Notebook of New York (V) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from The fingerprint of the teachers remains indelible in the plot of New York. To the distant and passionate presence of Le Corbusier, from his provocative initiation visit of up to his retreat with the disenchantment for the building of the UN in 1947, adds those of other teachers, between them both paradigms of the architectural modernity. Frank Lloyd Wright […]

Notebook of New York (IV) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
06-07-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (IV) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from The High Line supposes the meeting with the city of the 30s – decade in the one that constructed the air line of railroad herself to avoid the dangerousness of sharing the street with the pedestrians – and the Nueva York of the 21st century, when the routes – in disuse from 1980-were claimed by the citizens. It is […]

Notebook of New York (III) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
21-06-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (III) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from For Le Corbusier, the skyscrapers of New York were too small. – they are not big enough – he said, answering to the journalists who interviewed it in the MoMA, within a few hours of his arrival to the United States in 1935. Surprised by the observation, they will attend to the explanation of the architect, developed later […]

Notebook of New York (II) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
17-06-2012 One Comment

Notebook of New York (II) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

Come from Geography and geometry have been intimately joined from the origins of the urbanism. Across the geometry the planning of the cultures became simple, and also the construction of the city. The plot reticulada not only allows the control of the present – and the assumption of the past – but it shelters the future growth, theoretically immensely. The […]

Notebook of New York (I) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez
16-06-2012 2 Comments

Notebook of New York (I) | Antonio S. Río Vázquez

The trip to a city known always is a fascinating experience. Even more if it is a question of a destination chased for time, which visit turns into an ansíada put and, at the same time, in the beginning of new reflections and trips in the space and the time, that they extend and recall the own experience. These days […]

Exposición Líneas de Trabajo 2012. A Coruña
28-02-2012 240 Comments

Exposición Líneas de Trabajo 2012. A Coruña

Of Friday, the 2nd of March and Monday, the 9th of April, 2012 the second exhibition will celebrate  Líneas de Trabajo in the Room o Exhibitions of the Municipal Palace of  A Coruña. This sample proposes a reflection on the paper of the drawing as tool of apprehension of the reality and as active agent in the definition of the […]

Cartas Shanghainesas
09-01-2012 246 Comments

Cartas Shanghainesas

Cartas Shanghainesas forms a part of the collection unodecien of the publishing house Lugadero. Every copy is numbered and signed by his author, turning into the literary only object. Cartas Shanghainesas it is the adjournment to format I free of a blog written during a visit – drift across China during the summer of 2010 by José Pérez de Lama. […]

Eileen Gray. Invitation to the trip
07-12-2011 42 Comments

Eileen Gray. Invitation to the trip

The collection of documentaries edited by the Foundation Box of Architects, whose copies already have commented  in this blog, has arrived to his number twenty. His title is Invitation to the trip, is directed by Jörg Bundschuh in 2006 and devoted to the work of the interesting Eileen Gray, centring in the villa And.1027, that began to build in 1926 […]

Between landscapes
02-11-2011 829 Comments

Between landscapes

Ignasi said to me ” you will like It, I leave it you “. And it happens often that a book appears in the just moment… I explain. New unjustifiable road. I try to make myself strong and to feel less. Impossible. Angry and aching, as Joan Nogué says I imagine revenges and curses. And the A-27 appears. This one […]

Cuadernos de Viaje. Mario Roberto Álvarez
29-08-2011 1,669 Comments

Cuadernos de Viaje. Mario Roberto Álvarez

The recent edition of the Notebooks of Trip of the arq. Mario Roberto Alvarez, comes to occupy a place up to today despised by the modern historiography. With a careful design that he understands from the general aspect of the book (that of a moleskine, the most famous of the passbooks of notes of the traveler) up to a graphical […]