Tag: vivienda modular

Alberto Corral Corral · Ubuild, a new construction system in wood
31-10-2019 No Comments

Alberto Corral Corral · Ubuild, a new construction system in wood

We have seen how the architects these years have recovered and covered diverse fields of work, even explored in some less common ones such as research and development of products or systems, mainly populated by other professionals. Although I+D is an area that has not been very prolific in architecture lately, we find some cases such as the Galician architect, […]

The purist space | Marcelo Gardinetti
30-09-2019 No Comments

The purist space | Marcelo Gardinetti

The atelier of the painter Amédée Ozenfant´s house is builted in 1922 embodies a synthesis of the purist space proclaimed by Le Corbusier during those years. This house is the first one in Paris and in it he puts into practice his ideas regarding the architecture of the new times. Ozenfant and Le Corbusier shared a plastic idea narrated between 1918 […]

House in Brión | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos
19-06-2019 No Comments

House in Brión | ARKB-Arrokabe arquitectos

The project that concerns us is a small single-family house on the ground floor, with the “sieteymedio” system. “Sieteymedio” system is a wooden construction system, designed by Arrokabe arquitectos, modulated and at the same time flexible, that allows to efficiently solve both the structure and external enclosures and the relationship between both. The final image is based on design guidelines […]

The kitchen of the Oíza´s grandmother | La choricera de Segovia
13-02-2017 2 Comments

The kitchen of the Oíza´s grandmother | La choricera de Segovia

Years ago I listened to Sáenz de Oíza to speak against the excessively functional design, and it put a very convincing example. He spoke that the functional kitchen of the Bauhaus had all the necessary elements foreseen exhaustively, up to the last detail, and all this perfectly modulated and optimized. It was a marvel that in the twenties, while the […]

FORM&DATA Projects of collective housing. An anatomical review
11-10-2016 No Comments

FORM&DATA Projects of collective housing. An anatomical review

The drawing of the elephant raises the relation between structure support and forms. This interior system we know that it exists, but we are not conscious of his materiality at all time. FORM&DATA includes an anatomical review of 20 projects of collective housing, which reveals the real relation between form and internal organs and discovers the place where one finds […]

Idea and development of the living machine | Marcelo Gardinetti
25-04-2016 No Comments

Idea and development of the living machine | Marcelo Gardinetti

The houses represent Citrohän the first important essay of Le Corbusier about a serial housing that can be constructed from standardized components. Convinced that the advance of industrialization can be the vehicle to meet much of the needs of man tries, with a practical criterion and rational lead its architecture towards that direction. During the second decade of the twentieth […]

Aura Project | hísCali Team
10-02-2016 No Comments

Aura Project | hísCali Team

The Project Aura treats itself about a project realized by students of the School of Architecture of the University of Seville (ETSAS) and the University Santiago of Cali that Decathlon Latinoamérica was born like proposed the Solar contest and Caribbean 2015 celebrated in Cali (Colombia) last December. The project is born of the reconsideration of the Latin architectural culture, applied […]

Arrokabe Arquitectos · I+D+I | sistema 7 1/2
26-05-2015 One Comment

Arrokabe Arquitectos · I+D+I | sistema 7 1/2

Up to the date we have seen the diverse fields in which the architects explore new expositions for the profession. One of these fields, the traditional and habitual one in other professions, is recounted to the world of the research and development. Area that of architecture lately has not been very prolific. This one is the motive that takes us […]

The Antonioni and Vitti´s Cupola | Jorge Gorostiza
03-10-2014 One Comment

The Antonioni and Vitti´s Cupola | Jorge Gorostiza

Jean Michel Frodon in his article ” Venice: of the cinema to the Biennial one … of architecture “, published in the last number of Caimán Cuadernos de Cine, he writes on the exhibition Monditalia, included in the Biennial of Architecture of this year and his amazement before “the revelation of the Cupola, the extraordinary villa constructed privately in the middle of the sixties […]

Hope Town
06-05-2014 No Comments

Hope Town

Build a city, build hope of hundreds of people Can you imagine saying that you could help to improve the lifestyle of the poorest people around the world? Currently more than 1,000 million people live in a state of extreme poverty. Ciudad Esperanza aims to be a pilot project to build extremely affordable housing in Dominican Republic and around the […]

The translucent house, of Alfons Soldevila | Halldóra Arnardóttir - Javier Sanchez Merina
13-09-2013 2 Comments

The translucent house, of Alfons Soldevila | Halldóra Arnardóttir – Javier Sanchez Merina

In what way can architect investigate freely with ideas that re-define the domestic environment? There exists the client ready to carry out such experiments? Nubes Rosas The translucent house, of Alfons Soldevila. The construction of an experimental house Alfons Soldevila, project teacher of the Technical Top School of Architecture of Barcelona, has examined the topic of the housing, proposing a […]

Concurso Open Source House
21-01-2010 892 Comments

Concurso Open Source House

Open Source House has a double approach, bottom up and top-down. Focused global knowledge and creativity about sustainable housing design is collected on the online platform and made available for local use and implementation. However, OS-House started by creating local commitment in Ghana and doing extensive research on social and cultural characteristics there. This included the wishes and needs of […]