Category Archive: Arquitectura/Architecture

Populusaurio 2014

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La segunda cumbre de organizaciones de la sociedad civil – Populusaurio -, tuvo lugar el 11 de Octubre del año 2014, en el Parque Quinta Normal. Según comenta el presidente ejecutivo de Ciudadano Inteligente… Continuar leyendo

“Cambio basura por lechuga orgánica” | “I Change garbage for an organic lettuce”

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El Mercado del Trueque en la Ciudad de México ha sido objeto de interrogantes!.. Las personas ingresan con bolsas con lo que parecen botellas de cristal, plástico, cartones, aluminio, basura electrónica y salen con  lechugas, papas, espinacas,… Continuar leyendo

Art from arson in Detroit | Paisaje Recuperado en Detroit

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Author: Catie Newell | Architect Detroit | Michigan Irreversible, transformed, and impaired – the material and spatial qualities of a house are dramatically altered with the introduction of fire. Severely damaged and unsafe,… Continuar leyendo

Would you stay at Hotel Michelberger? |Te quedarías en este Hostel? | Berlín

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Hotel Michelberger, en Berlín, creado a partir de la idea de construir un lugar donde las personas se reúnan y se sientan como en su casa. El interior del hotel está decorado con… Continuar leyendo

Cavernous Network of Repurposed Wood Tunnels. Would you enter? | Red Cavernosa de Madera Reutilizada. Entrarías?

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Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira recently completed work on his largest installation to date titled Transarquitetônica at Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade in São Paulo. As with much of his earlier sculptural and installation work… Continuar leyendo

5000 arms to hold you | 5000 brazos para abrazarte | BAMBOO

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Towering 52 feet (16 meters) into the air, 5,000 Arms to Hold You is the latest bamboo installation by artists Doug and Mike Starn at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. This is the 9th… Continuar leyendo

Con/struct: Fictional Urban Architecture |Arquitectura Urbana Ficticia

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Con/struct from the artist, designer, and photographer Justin Plunkett, who uses his own original photography to digitally construct fictional landscapes and structures. Con/Struct is an exploration into the themes of empowerment and imagination. Plunkett, using… Continuar leyendo

Cardboard City, Hong Kong || Ciudad de Cartón, Hong Kong

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We’ve found this amazing cardboard city surfing on the internet. Made by students in Hong Kong, this project was able to create interactive and beatifull public space reusing cardboard pieces. If you have… Continuar leyendo

A Healthy Cycle for Austin’s Compost Scene: Recycling Bike | Un Ciclo saludable para la escena de compost de Austin: Reciclaje en Bicicleta

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Wilson is one of the East Side Compost Pedallers, a bike-powered compost recycling program in Austin, Texas. The for-profit organization is on a mission to reduce landfill waste in Austin one bin at… Continuar leyendo

Pallet – Module – Building. Do you also love pallets? Watch: | Pallet – Módulo – Edificio. También adoras los pallets? Observa |Andrea Weigt

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Author: Andrea Weigt. TU Berlin, Architecture student. Supervisor: Renato D’Alençon, Habitat Unit – Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Rückert, Tragwerksentwurf. The opening question of this project was the design of a module system for temporary to interim… Continuar leyendo

Populusaurio 11/10/2014 | Parque Quinta Normal | Santiago, Chile

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Este 11 de octubre de 2014 tenemos una invitación a reunirnos como sociedad civil organizada, para dar fuerza y amplificar la voz de nuestras causas. Populusaurio es un encuentro en pro de una… Continuar leyendo

What stuff do you need to be happy? | Qué cosas necesitas en tu vida para ser feliz?

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El finlandés Petri Luukkainen evidencia el sinsentido del consumismo salvaje en el que vivimos y muestra la libertad del que no posee nada en su película ‘My Stuff: lo imprescindible para vivir’. El… Continuar leyendo

Pallet Temporal Sustainable Theatre | Teatro Temporan Sustentable de Pallets

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Arquitectos: PM²G Architects Ubicación: Cardiff, Gales Equipo De Diseño: Guillermo Lumbreras Ruiz, Morgane Cauchy, Monique BastosNunesHerve, Pierre-Henri Baudart Organizadores: World Stage Design 2013 Programa: Teatro para 100 – 150 personas Estatus: Finalista Año: 2013 Fotografías: 3D Veron, Cortesía de PM²G Architects… Continuar leyendo

Cardboard Pavillion | Pabellón de Cartón | Valencia, Spain

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Architects Miguel Arraiz García of Bipolaire Arquitectos and David Moreno Terrón of Pink Intruder have designed for the occasion of the annual traditional festival called “Fallas” held in Valencia in March, a structure made… Continuar leyendo

Haiti Communitere, Communities United in Response, Relief & Renewal | HC, Comunidades Unidas en Respuesta, Alivio y Renovación

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Por un período de 2 meses, tuve la oportunidad de trabajar y apoyar en la coordinación del maravilloso proyecto de reconstrucción de Reclaiming Heritage, en  Port -au – Prince, Haití. Las primeras semanas… Continuar leyendo

Woven Sky | Cielo Tejido | Cave Urban

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The Taiwanese artist Wang Wen-Chih made this massive installation served as the entrance to the Woodfork Folk Festival in Australia in 2013. In Cooperation with the Architecture and Design Office Cave Urban, they… Continuar leyendo

The Grand Stair | La Gran Escalera

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In 2012 the Australian team March Studio finished their work for the entrance of the Nishi Building in Canberra, Australia. They designed the stairwell, wall and ceiling of the entrance with 2150 reused… Continuar leyendo

Mirror Culture | Cultura Espejo | Bignatov Studios

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This installation made by the architects of Bignatov Studios, a bulgarian and new York based team in Varna, Bulgaria, in 2013. They reused 6000 CDs and with the help of 128 volunteers they… Continuar leyendo

Little Lost Project | Pequeño Proyecto Perdida| Yoonjin Lee

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The New York based artist Yoonjin Lee is doing an ongoing street art project called “ Little Lost Project”, 2014. She collects items that others have discarded like lighters, gloves, metro cards etc.… Continuar leyendo

Shustov Brandy Bar | Studio Belenko

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The Designers from Studio Belenko created the interior for the Shustov Brandy Bar in Odessa, Ukraine in 2013. They reconstructed a 19 th century cellar into brandy bar. Therefore they used reclaimed barrels… Continuar leyendo

Laberinto de Plástico: El problema del consumo | Waste Labyrinth: Consumption Problem

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It’s often difficult to visualize how our daily consumption habits play out on a grander scale, how every water bottle we discard contributes to a growing, worldwide problem. A group of activists known… Continuar leyendo

The Ocean Cleanup: No more plastic in only 10 years? | La Limpieza del Océano: No más plástico en sólo 10 años?

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19-year-old Boyan Slat combines environmentalism, entrepreneurism and technology to tackle global issues of sustainability. While diving in Greece, he became frustrated when coming across more plastic bags than fish, and wondered: “why can’t we clean… Continuar leyendo

Manifesto House | Infiniski

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Infiniski es una empresa dedicada a la arquitectura y construcción modular eco-eficiente, fundada por los arquitectos James&Mau, la cual tiene sede en Madrid y en Santiago de Chile. Su casa Manifiesto es una vivienda unifamiliar… Continuar leyendo

Coca-Cola Invents 16 Crazy Caps to Turn Empty Bottles Into Useful Objects | Coca Cola inventa 16 Tapas para Convertir las Botellas en Objetos Útiles

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Ahora que la reutilización está de moda, todo el mundo está investigando e inventando nuevas maneras de reutilizar su ropa vieja, sus objetos en desuso, etc. Pero hasta qué punto la reutilización es… Continuar leyendo

Paper Tea House | Shigeru Ban

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Nombre del Proyecto: Paper Tea House Autor: Shigeru Ban Año: 2008 Ubicación: Londres Material Revalorizado: tubos cuadrados de cartón  Sitio Web:  http://www.shigerubanarchitects.com/works/2008_paper-tea-house/index.html                      Name… Continuar leyendo

Estación de Oficios del Porvenir: el nuevo significado de la basura | Future Offices Station: The New Meaning of Garbage

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El proyecto de La Estación de Oficios del Porvenir es un lugar de restauración de oficios regionales (enología, agricultura, procesos agro industriales y culturas) que busca cultivar los elementos de esta zona con… Continuar leyendo

The Glad Tent | Camp & Trash Tent at the same time?| Carpa y Bolsa de Basura al mismo tiempo?

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Glad has always been a brand that promises a stronger stand against waste. Already innovating around 2 of the 3 R’s: Reduce (by utilizing less plastic in our bags¬) & Recycle (by supporting recycling… Continuar leyendo

CD Sculpture “Crystal” | Jim Hake

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The artist Jim Hake from Toronto, Canada, created a sculptural portrait from upcycled CDs, which was shown at the Lonsdale Gallery in 2013. The ‘60s music band “Crystal” was his inspiration and he… Continuar leyendo

Tectonic Landscape | HG-Architecture – Live Components

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Tectonic Landscape is the artificial landscape made of 1000 pieces of plastic pallets at Daegu Art Museum in South Korea. This installation represents a spatial drawing for Korean landscape, as well a space for sitting, climbing,… Continuar leyendo

Judit Rabóczky | sculptures

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This post is about some collective works made by the Hungarian artist Judit Rabóczky during the last years. She creates sculptures which have been twisted and formed into dynamic human forms using discarded… Continuar leyendo