Tag: Xavier Monteys Roig

Carles Martí and María Moliner´s book | Luis Gil Pita
31-10-2016 No Comments

Carles Martí and María Moliner´s book | Luis Gil Pita

You will excuse me and especially to whom in the bottom I dedicate these brief words, the not scientific at all approximation of these lines to the “written architecture” by Carles Martí. With complete certainty, his rigor and extreme modesty would never admit a text as the present. Nonetheless, in this occasion I am going to contradict the teacher … […]

Show apartment. Medellin and Barcelona, between soil and ceiling
12-06-2015 No Comments

Show apartment. Medellin and Barcelona, between soil and ceiling

The Mayoralty of Medellin and the Town hall of Barcelona, together with the Museum of Antioch and the Center of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB), present the exhibition Show apartment. Medellin – Barcelona, which shelter both cities during June to October, 2015, in an effort for stimulating the exchange of experience and knowledge. The sample has as aim promote the […]

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 […]

The room. Beyond the room of being
09-12-2014 No Comments

The room. Beyond the room of being

It is habitual that in the books of theory and it tells the history of the architecture of the housings turn out to be represented only for his rooms of being, leaving of side the rest of rooms. It seemed that, in spite of his major number, the bedroom did not have any transcendency in a housing. Simply it is […]

Welcome to house. Prize Solvia to the innovation in the design of the housing
14-07-2014 No Comments

Welcome to house. Prize Solvia to the innovation in the design of the housing

Solvia, the real-estate operator of Banco Sabadell, across the Program Solvia Innova, throws a contest of ideas to design a housing adapted to the current situation. “Welcome to house. Prize Solvia to the innovation in the design of the housing” has as aim think concerning a collective model of housing with the challenge of developing concepts of housing that answer to […]

ara arquitectura – ara crítica · Xavier Monteys
18-02-2014 No Comments

ara arquitectura – ara crítica · Xavier Monteys

With this session, there is opened a parenthesis called ARA CRÍTICA, which will take place from June to December, to return then to the habitual format. If up to the moment they have been invited to 20 equipments of architects who have explained his way of making and thinking the architecture, now a pause is done to see what think […]

Prizes FAD 2013: Architecture and Interiorismo · Thought and Critique
04-06-2013 No Comments

Prizes FAD 2013: Architecture and Interiorismo · Thought and Critique

The members of the juror of the Prizes FAD of Architecture and Interiorismo 2013 Dani Freixes (president) Eulàlia Aran, Jordi Farrando, Eve Prats, Nuno Sampaio i (vocal) Maier Vélez have chosen 27 works finalists (12 in the category of Architecture, 4 in that of Interiorismo, 5 in that of City and Landscape and 6 in that of Ephemeral Interventions) and […]

Cómic with art director | Jorge Gorostiza
05-02-2013 No Comments

Cómic with art director | Jorge Gorostiza

In a previous entry he was speaking on an article that Jesus Palacios had entrusted me for el50, the newspaper of 50 ª edition of the Festival Internacional de Cine de Gijón that was published in his first number, in which there is a cómic very entertained of qualified Monteys «How is movie done?».. One of his emblems, which I reproduce, […]

Rehabitar
14-01-2013 One Comment

Rehabitar

Rehabitar is a project that was presented at the Archery exhibition hall at the New Ministries in Madrid between 2010 and late 2011. The book brings together the nine catalogs addressed in the project, conducted by the Research Group Inhabiting. What is rehabitar? –rehabitar Supposes to reconsider our point of view on the old or on the already existent; although […]

Days Modernity and Contemporaneousness
27-11-2012 No Comments

Days Modernity and Contemporaneousness

On the 17th and 18th of December we organize the days of architecture Modernity and Contemporaneousness, which will be celebrated in the assembly hall of the Technical Top School of Architecture of the Universidade gives Corunna, from 9.30 to 15 hours, with the following program: Monday on December 17 FERNANDO AGRASAR QUIROGA (UDC. Grupo GICAP) La modernidad del siglo XX […]

El plaer de la ciutat
25-05-2012 One Comment

El plaer de la ciutat

Barcelona. His principal streets and his historical center, the new public and, spaces in general, the relations always difficult between architecture and city will be some of the topics of the conversation between Xavier Monteys and the architects Josep Fuses and Maria Rubert de Ventós, and the geographer Francesc Muñoz, on the occasion of the publication of the book the […]

Casa collage
09-02-2011 1,181 Comments

Casa collage

This book constitutes a group of observations around the house. It proposes  here an indirect form to address the domestic subject, no through the history of the house, of his typological classification, or of his milestones, but from all that that saves relation with his uses. It marries Collage pretends to be a guide to do houses, that no to […]