The protests in Istanbul indicated one simple thing for architects (designers?): We need new definitions for architecture in situations when architecture is removed from architects.Each unique structure that we encounter in the streets and Gezi Park has its own in-situ design and implementation process. Documentation of these temporary structures is of huge importance for further examination, considering their limited life-cycle. ...
"Qué hacer cuando en la pantalla aparece THE END / What to do when THE END appears on the screen.", is the title of the exhibition dedicated to PAULA Bonet, one of the most dynamic young illustrators in Spain and a phenomenon of fans on social networks, organized by Gunter Gallery.
From 11 December 2013 to 27 April 2014 arc en rêve centre d’architecture presents an exhibition devoted to Japanese architect Junya Ishigami, jointly produced with the deSingel International Arts Campus.
The Fundación Juan March presents to the public its on-line gateway to the complete content of each of the 182 catalogues accompanying the exhibitions held at its three venues since 1973, in Madrid, Cuenca (the Museo de Arte Abstracto Español) and Palma de Mallorca (the Museu Fundación Juan March). This collection of documents will be continually updated, and its principal aims are the dissemination and promotion of research and knowledge in the...
On the occasion of the launch of Manifesto Architecture: The Ghost of Mies by Beatriz Colomina, Storefront presents the inauguration of the Reading Series. For this event, Giuliana Bruno, Craig Buckley, Beatriz Colomina, Nikolaus Hirsch and Mark Wasiuta will present excerpts of the book and other readings followed by a discussion on the topics and questions at hand moderated by Eva Franch.
Modernity in Spain could have been different if architects such as J.L. Sert, A. Bonet, L. Lacasa, J.M. Aizpurúa, J.Torres Clavé had had the possibility to teach. It took almost two decades for new generations to be able to take that relay, and mainly those who could were relatively close to the regime.