This exposition, called “Carlos Raúl Villanueva y la Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas.”, promoted and designed by Igor Peraza, used black slides with changing shapes to support the exposition panels.
Carlos Raúl Villanueva, with collaborators from many different countries, could materialise the rich Venezuela from the ’50s into the campus known as Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas considering the lacks of the country at that time, also incorporating avant-garde artists of moment.
The plan lays out a subsector of the predeterminated plan for Llull-Pujades-Ponent, which established the percentages and uses of ceded land. The difference in level between two streets, Zamora and Pallars, is addressed by means of a public green plaza around which the whole is organized, covering a new pneumatic waste collection plan.
The chance of taking about new and old creates the first ambiguity. The shape of the building has an intricate relationship with time.
DOMUS – To insert a building into a site means not just giving it a geometry that allows you to easily fit it into topography of the land. It also means a fortuitous, but also with its inhabitants. The building’s encounter with the existing rock mass is entrusted to a series of spaces of varying functionalities and varied formal configurations who act as poles of a magnetic field whose centre is the building; within its context and shelter, these spaces are configured and organised.
To commemorate the V Centenary of the University of Santiago de Compostela, the Consortium of Santiago, according to the urban redevelopment of the historic city, conditions an historical building to for university use.
The purpose of this project is the rehabilitation of the existing building and construction of a new one (replacing an existing industrial settlement) on 51th in Pere IV street. The site is located in the 22 @ district.
This intervention seeks to adapt the old industrial building to office use and thus endow the equipment required to meet the needs of these spaces without significantly altering its industrial character.
The flag of the Civic Initiative Expo Zaragoza 2008 express the rich vitality and innovation capacity of global civil society around the theme of water and sustainable development in the world. A space symbolized by a large umbrella that covers and protects citizens, represented by vertical elements that shaped enclosure made of multicolored origami and support the roof structure. The flag shows an area to mount exhibitions which explain the good experiences arising from citizenship. It also features an enclosed area where you can make the visual theme ..
Based on the art of folding, Nenen centrepiece is the imaginary folded result of the transformation of a 40x40cm square piece of Corian? into a centrepiece. This innovative object can be placed in two positions, useful both as a base support for other objects, and as a container for fruit, bread or flowers (among others).
It was proposed the creation of an important cultural hub along the south bank of the Arlazon river. The proposal is based on the new route of the Paseo de la Sierra de Atapuerca that draws on major axes within the urban fabric of the city of Burgos.