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OMA wins competition for Miami Beach Convention Center
19/07/2013

OMA wins competition for Miami Beach Convention Center

The Dutch firm OMA has carried the day over the Danish office BIG in the contest to redevelop the Miami Beach Convention Center district. The proposal presented by the team of Rem Koolhaas includes...

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Herzog & de Meuron to design M+ museum in Hong Kong
28/06/2013

Herzog & de Meuron to design M+ museum in Hong Kong

Herzog and de Meuron have won the competition for M+, a new visual culture musuem in Hong Kong. The design of the Swiss partners has been selected over those presented by five other finalists – SANAA...

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Competition for the Helsinki Central Library: awarded projects
24/06/2013

Competition for the Helsinki Central Library: awarded projects

Of 544 projects submitted in the competition for the Helsinki Central Library, the design of the Finnish firm ALA Architects is the winner and others have received awards and mentions...

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Solar Decathlon Europe 2012: videos of 18 houses
12/06/2013

Solar Decathlon Europe 2012: videos of 18 houses

An international competition among universities that promotes research on efficient housing, Solar Decathlon Europe has put together videos on the eighteen designs...

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BIG vs. OMA: Miami Beach Convention Center redevelopment
22/05/2013

BIG vs. OMA: Miami Beach Convention Center redevelopment

There are only two finalists in the competition to redevelop the over 20 hectares of the Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC) district, Bjarke Ingels and Rem Koolhaas, whose firms, BIG and OMA, have presented...

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Herzog & de Meuron will build the National Library of Israel
25/04/2013

Herzog & de Meuron will build the National Library of Israel

Herzog & de Meuron have been selected by the National Library Construction Company (NLCC) to build the library’s new home in Jerusalem. After the presentations...

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Farshid Moussavi to build residential tower in Montpellier
22/04/2013

Farshid Moussavi to build residential tower in Montpellier

A stack of eleven sinuously outlined floors forms a residential tower to be built by Farshid Moussavi in Jardins de la Lironde, in Montepellier’s Port-Marianne district. Of twelve buildings envisioned for this...

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Europa City: BIG to dig a sustainable city in Paris
18/04/2013

Europa City: BIG to dig a sustainable city in Paris

Bjarke Ingels has won the competition by invitation that the Auchan Group organized for the eventual construction of Europa City, an 800,000-square-meter sustainable city belonging to the municipality of ...

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Twelve teams to compete for the Nobel Foundation center in Stockholm
22/03/2013

Twelve teams to compete for the Nobel Foundation center in Stockholm

Twelve architectural practices have been selected, out of 142 from all over the world, to present their proposals for the Nobel Foundation’s new home in Stockholm. In this list of finalists are three Danish offices – BIG, 3XN and Lundgaard & Tranberg;

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‘Between the Street and the Sun’ competition of Filt3ers
05/03/2013

‘Between the Street and the Sun’ competition of Filt3ers

filt3rs

The results of ‘Between the Street and the Sun’, a competition on openings and filtering elements connecting the interiors to the exteriors of buildings, organized...

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Mansilla+Tuñón and Mangado/Herreros win competition for Duero Domes
01/02/2013

Mansilla+Tuñón and Mangado/Herreros win competition for Duero Domes

Emilio Tuñón will build the Wine Dome and Francisco Mangado in collaboration with Juan Herreros the Technology Dome, having won the latest competition for Duero Domes, a project...

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Rivas & Ureña, winners of ‘Arquideas: Landscape, Architecture & Wine’
02/01/2013

Rivas & Ureña, winners of ‘Arquideas: Landscape, Architecture & Wine’

With their proposal ‘Maridaje’ (marriage or connection), the young Madrid-based architects Isabel Rivas and Javier Ureña have won the call for ideas Landscape, Architecture & Wine, organizad by Arquideas...

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Los sevillanos Donaire Arquitectos, ganadores en Palestina
26/10/2012

Los sevillanos Donaire Arquitectos, ganadores en Palestina

El estudio de Juan Pedro Donaire ha resultado ganador en el concurso para construir la nueva sede de la Fundación Qattan en la ciudad cisjordana de Ramala. La propuesta de los sevillanos, desarrollada...

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Los noruegos Snøhetta, ganadores de la Ópera de Busan (Corea del Sur)
24/10/2012

Los noruegos Snøhetta, ganadores de la Ópera de Busan (Corea del Sur)

El estudio Snøhetta ha sido seleccionado para construir la Ópera de Busan, la segunda ciudad surcoreana más poblada tras la capital, Seúl. Dentro del plan de remodelación para el puerto norte del distrito de Jung-gu, la propuesta de los noruegos...

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El futuro Santiago Bernabéu ya está en marcha...
21/10/2012

El futuro Santiago Bernabéu ya está en marcha...

El Confidencial

A tres semanas de la elección definitiva, El Confidencial está en condiciones de adelantar el nombre del proyecto ganador de la reforma del Santiago Bernabéu y puede...

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Foster + Partners, SOM y WXY: Grand Central Station de Nueva York
19/10/2012

Foster + Partners, SOM y WXY: Grand Central Station de Nueva York

Foster + Partners, SOM (Skidmore, Owings y Merrill) y el estudio WXY han presentado sus propuestas para construir la nueva Grand Central Station de Nueva York. Con motivo de la celebración en 2013 del centenario de la emblemática estación, el...

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Norman Foster gana el concurso para un rascacielos en Manhattan
04/10/2012

Norman Foster gana el concurso para un rascacielos en Manhattan

Norman Foster ha ganado el concurso para construir un nuevo rascacielos en el corazón de Manhattan, con una propuesta que se ha impuesto finalmente a los de los otros tres finalistas —Richard Rogers, Rem Koolhaas y Zaha Hadid—...

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La Universidad  Rône-Alpes gana el concurso Solar Decathlon 2012
01/10/2012

La Universidad Rône-Alpes gana el concurso Solar Decathlon 2012

El Mundo

'Canopea', el prototipo de vivienda solar de la Universidad Rhône Alpes ha sido la propuesta vencedora de la Solar Decathlon Europe 2012, un concurso de arquitectura...

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Cuatro proyectos para un nuevo Bernabéu
30/09/2012

Cuatro proyectos para un nuevo Bernabéu

marca.com

Es el secreto mejor guardado de la Asamblea, la joya de la corona, el golpe de efecto que preparaba Florentino Pérez para dejar boquiabiertos a sus compromisarios...

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MVRDV consigue Floriade 2022 para Almere
28/09/2012

MVRDV consigue Floriade 2022 para Almere

Con un proyecto desarrollado por MVRDV, la ciudad de Almere ha sido seleccionada para acoger la próxima edición de Floriade, la feria internacional de horticultura que tiene lugar cada diez años en los Países Bajos...

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El equipo andaluz consigue la victoria en 'Comunicación y...
25/09/2012

El equipo andaluz consigue la victoria en 'Comunicación y...

El Mundo

El Solar Decathlon Europe continúa premiando a los participantes del concurso. La semana pasada, el equipo francés de la Universidad Rhône-Alpes se hacía con...

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Jean Nouvel, ganador del NAMOC en Pekín
25/09/2012

Jean Nouvel, ganador del NAMOC en Pekín

Aunque aún no se ha anunciado oficialmente, Jean Nouvel ha sido seleccionado para construir un gran edificio para el National Art Museum of China (NAMOC) en Pekín. El proyecto del francés, cuyas imágenes...

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El equipo francés, primer premio en arquitectura
21/09/2012

El equipo francés, primer premio en arquitectura

El Mundo

El Solar Decathlon Europe, cuya fase de competición comenzó el pasado lunes, llega a su punto álgido con el arranque de las entregas de premios en las diferentes...

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Un museo español en Kabul
19/09/2012

Un museo español en Kabul

El País

Cúpulas, agua, vegetación. Espacios orgánicos para acoger a seres orgánicos. Muros con celosías que tamizan la luz. Arquitectura que construye en sí misma un paisaje...

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Pistoletazo de salida al Solar Decathlon Europe 2012
13/09/2012

Pistoletazo de salida al Solar Decathlon Europe 2012

El Mundo

Un total de 19 equipos universitarios de 12 países compiten en la competición 'Solar Dectahlon Europe 2012' de construcción de viviendas sostenibles que arranca...

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Londres: siete equipos para la Royal Opera House
08/08/2012

Londres: siete equipos para la Royal Opera House

Siete equipos han sido invitados a participar en un concurso de ideas para remodelar los accesos y áreas públicas que rodean la Royal Opera House, en el distrito londinense de Covent Garden. La lista de...

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Foster, Rogers, Koolhaas y Hadid, finalistas en Manhattan
17/07/2012

Foster, Rogers, Koolhaas y Hadid, finalistas en Manhattan

Norman Foster, Richard Rogers, Rem Koolhaas y Zaha Hadid son los cuatro finalistas que competirán por la construcción de un rascacielos en el corazón de Manhattan para el promotor David Levinson. En total once equipos...

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Moneo+Herzog, Foster+La-Hoz y Lamela+Populous en el Bernabéu
10/07/2012

Moneo+Herzog, Foster+La-Hoz y Lamela+Populous en el Bernabéu

Herzog & de Meuron junto a Rafael Moneo; Norman Foster asociado con Rafael de La-Hoz; y Lamela Arquitectos con Populous: estos serán los tres equipos que competirán finalmente...

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Dos equipos de Harvard crearán el concepto del nuevo Bulli
28/06/2012

Dos equipos de Harvard crearán el concepto del nuevo Bulli

El País

Ferran Adrià ya tenía los planos de la fundación en que se convertirá el famoso restaurante elBulli de Cala Montjoi, en el Alt Empordà. Ahora también dispone del tinglado intelectual...

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David Chipperfield, Museo de Bellas Artes de Reims (Francia)
30/05/2012

David Chipperfield, Museo de Bellas Artes de Reims (Francia)

Tres volúmenes longitudinales con cubiertas inclinadas y fachadas traslúcidas de mármol y paneles cerámicos dan forma a la propuesta del británico David Chipperfield para construir el nuevo...

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New Books
AV Monografías 216 - VO TRONG NGHIA AV Monographs
analyzes in each issue a theme related to a city, a country, a tendency or an architect, with articles by leading specialists complemented by commentary on works and projects illustrated in detail. Published bilingually, with Spanish and English texts placed side by side.
Arquitectura Viva 216 - E2A Arquitectura Viva
covers current topics, taking stock of recent trends in set sections: cover story, works and projects, art and culture, books, technique and innovation. From 2013 on, monthly and bilingual, with Spanish and English texts printed side by side.
AV Proyectos 93 - SERGISON BATES AV Proyectos
is the third member of the AV family: a bilingual publication essentially focussed on design projects (with special attention on competitions and construction details), heretofore only laterally dealt with in the other two magazines.
Other publications
A Chronicle of Architecture The Age of Spectacle Time of Uncertainty
Luis Fernández-Galiano portrays the development of architecture in the course of the turn of the century through 256 articles written for El País from 1993 to 2006, presented in 2 volumes containing close to 2,500 images and 2,000 references to the protagonists of projects and debates of the period in question.
A Chronicle of Architecture Time of Uncertainty
Through a selection of essays written by Luis Fernández-Galiano for El País, Time of Uncertainty – volume 2 of Alexandrine Years – examines the beginnings of a 21st century marked by 9/11, wars, and climate change.
A Chronicle of Architecture The Age of Spectacle
The Age of Spectacle, volume 1 of the book Alexandrine Years, offers a chronicle of the bonanza and optimism of the 20th century’s closing years through texts that Luis Fernández-Galiano wrote for the newspaper El País.
RCR arquitectes RCR arquitectes
Land architecture, but also architecture of the land. After three decades of work, Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem and Ramon Vilalta have obtained universal recognition for a stubbornly local oeuvre.
SANAA SANAA
The 352-page volume, in hardcover and fully bilingual Spanish-English edition, which gathers the complete oeuvre of Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa over almost three decades of work of the three studios they lead in Tokyo
Francis Kéré Francis Kéré
The ICO Foundation has published a bilingual (Spanish and English) catalog of the exhibition ‘Francis Kéré: Primary Elements.’ Presenting a selection of 33 works, the book journeys through the professional trajectory of the Burkinabe architect.
David Chipperfield David Chipperfield
The Fundación ICO presents the bilingual Spanish-English catalogue of the exhibition ‘Essentials. David Chipperfield Architects.’ Featuring thirty works and projects, the book covers thirty years in the career of the British architect. 
Juan Navarro Baldeweg Juan Navarro Baldeweg
The Fundación ICO publishes, in bilingual Spanish-English edition, the catalogue of the exhibition ‘One Zodiac. Juan Navarro Baldeweg,’ which covers the professional career of the Spanish architect, establishing connections between his works as if they formed a zodiac, a ring of constellations. 
The Architect is Present The Architect is Present
Published by the Fundación ICO in a bilingual edition, Spanish and English, the book ‘The Architect is Present’ shows the work of five studios that work in underprivileged contexts, proving that scarcity of means can stimulate technical inventiveness and comunity participation.
Spain mon amour Spain mon amour
Published by the Fundación ICO in a bilingual edition, Spanish and English, the book ‘Spain mon amour’ reviews recent Spanish architecture through fifteen works in fifteen different cities, completed by five studios and represented by five prominent photographers.
Change of Climate Change of Climate
Following the editions of 2010, 2012, and 2014 – ‘More for Less,’ ‘The Common,’ and ‘The Necessary,’ the 4th international congress organized by the Fundación Arquitectura y Sociedad set out to examine ‘Change of Climate’ in architecture, now undergoing deep change.
Necessary Architecture Necessary Architecture
Following the editions of 2010 and 2012, ‘More for Less’ and ‘The Common,’ the third international congress organized by the Fundación Arquitectura y Sociedad came with the heading of ‘Necessary Architecture’, centering upon values of austerity but also on cultural aspects of architecture.
The Common The Common
Organized by the Fundación Arquitectura y Sociedad, the congress (Pamplona, June 2012) appealed to civic solidarity as an instrument of architecture in facing the urgent economic and environmental challenges of today.
More for Less More for Less
Organized by the Fundación Arquitectura y Sociedad, the congress (Pamplona, June 2010) aimed to take stock of the change of mood in architecture. Published in a bilingual edition, Spanish and English, the book presents the interviews with the participants.
Atlas: Europe Atlas: Europe
Devoted to the most recent architecture of the European continent, it is the fourth volume in a series which develops and updates the work published in 2007 by the BBVA Foundation, Atlas. Global Architecture circa 2000. The current publication, of 320 pages, is also edited in Spanish.
Atlas: Africa and M. East Atlas: Africa and M. East
Devoted to the most recent architecture of Africa and the Middle East, is the third volume in a series of four which develop and update the work published in 2007 by the BBVA Foundation, Atlas. Global Architecture circa 2000. The current publication, of 320 pages, is also edited in Spanish.
Atlas: America Atlas: America
Devoted to the latest architecture of America, it is the second volume in a series of four which develop and update the work published by the BBVA Foundation in 2007, Atlas. Global Architecture circa 2000. The current publication, of 320 pages, is also edited in Spanish.
Atlas: Asia and Pacífic Atlas: Asia and Pacífic
This Atlas, devoted to the latest architecture of Asia and the Pacific, is the first volume in a series of four which develop and update the work published by the BBVA Foundation in 2007, Atlas. Global Architecture circa 2000. The current publication, of 320 pages, is also edited in Spanish.
Atlas. Circa 2000 Atlas. Circa 2000
The BBVA Foundation presents Atlas. Arquitectura global circa 2000, a volume of 312 pages published also in Spanish. Centered on the period opened by the Fall of the Berlin Wall, this work intends to be a critical assessment of world architecture in our global times.
Spain Builds, 1975-2010 Spain Builds, 1975-2010
Second edition of the work published in 2006 coinciding with the exhibition on architecture in Spain held at the MoMA. Now, to mark Spain's presence at Expo Shanghai, the oeuvre is extended, adding Chinese to the original languages.
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