Josefina Valderrama

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10 de los edificios más espectaculares del año

Como cada año, el Real Instituto de Arquitectos Británicos (RIBA) celebra una gala en la que premia los que, a su juicio, son los mejores proyectos …

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'Es muy difícil dibujar una línea, ¿qué está bien y qué está mal?' Zaha Hadid sobre el diseño del Centro Cultural Heydar Aliyev en Baku, Azerbaiyán. http://www.arquine.com/blog/mucha-mas-etica-y-otra-estetica/

La libertad de las ideas

El pasado 4 se septiembre Liverpool presentó su nueva colección – VIVA BONITO OTOÑO-INVIERNO – de la que forman parte personalidades del ambiente …

Sustainable Makokos Floating School in Nigeria is Finally Complete

Some time ago we showed you how architect Kunle Adeyemi (NLÉ) had an ambitious dream to build a sustainable floating community in Makoko, one of …

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Violencia y arquitectura

“Ser libres implica, como primer paso, el ser conscientes de la contradicción en la cual nos encontramos pero bajo la responsabilidad de hacerla …

La cultura arquitectónica

Lo admirable de esta Ciudad, de esta Ciudad de cultura, de ciencia, de difusión de investigación, es como se ha mantenido joven. No sólo la …

Endless Summer: 10 Homes To Never Lose the Sun http://arc.ht/19HkelA

Corea del Sur construirá el primer rascacielos invisible del mundo

El gobierno surcoreano ha anunciado la aprobación del proyecto para construir el primer rascacielos invisible del mundo. Una afirmación cuando menos …

El agua

No recuerdo a quien le oí por primera vez la frase: <i>el agua es cabrona y el agua no es pendeja.</i> La prueba del agua parece ser la más dura, la más …

Norrish House by Herbst Architects: http://arc.ht/18Pz4tf

Design Details: VDV Showroom Reveals Its Unexpected Inspiration http://arc.ht/18pWvr4

Zaha en la Serpentine Gallery

Hoy se presentó el último diseño de la arquitecta Zaha Hadid para la Serpentine Sackler Gallery, un edificio ubicado en “un antiguo polvorín 1805, a …

DIY Concrete Bauble Garland

A major problem I find with seasonal decorations is that… well… they’re seasonal. I’d rather keep things looking festive year-round, with some …

Why buses represent democracy in action

"An advanced city is not one where even the poor use cars, but rather one where even the rich use public transport," argues Enrique Peñalosa. In this …

Star Interior Designer Redefines Beauty After Hair Loss

Sheila Bridges seemed to have it all. She became a superstar interior designer after graduating from Brown University and Parsons. Her clients ranged from entertainers to doctors, lawyers, even a former President. And her talents brought her magazine spreads, a store in upstate New York, and a …

The 10 best interior design apps

Perhaps it's because the art of home making is such a tactile, visual pursuit, it doesn't translate terribly well to apps. True there are myriad "interior design" tools, professing to make designing your perfect room easier, just snap a room, drop in your furniture and print … But in testing, I …

101 Decorating Secrets from Top Interior Designers

Experts share their best tips.<p>The experts — Christopher Peacock, Myra Hoefer, Carleton Varney, and 97 other inspiring designers — share words to live and design by. Plus, see 101 easy makeovers from interior designers.

Inside Three of America's 'Best', Most Creative Bathrooms

For the 12th year in a row, <b>Cintas,</b> a bathroom-supply company based in Cincinnati, has unleashed upon the masses its "America's Best Bathroom" contest, pitting 10 finalists against each other in order to determine—as they say—the "King of the Throne." This year's contenders include a Pac-Man …

Park Ave Pad Resembles Spaceship From the '70s, Wants $15M

510 Park Avenue #6A<p>It's not the ugliest apartment ever listed in <b>510 Park Avenue</b>, but this <b>$14,950,000</b> sixth-floor 5BR/5BA co-op, courtesy of newly independent superbroker Dolly Lenz, is pretty weird nonetheless. For one thing, there's the carpeted blue master suite. For another thing, there's a …

The 11 Fastest Growing Trends in Hotel Interior Design

Modern hotels have cleverly adapted to rapid social changes with creative solutions. In this post we will cover 11 of the most striking interior …

A Matter of Contrasts: Modern Private House in Ahlen, Germany

Completed by Leicht in Ahlen, Germany, this private two-storey modern private house displays a distinctive interior, highlighting the clear contrast …

Funky Wall Hook Made from Recycled Skateboards by Deckstool

For years, the guys at Deckstool have been salvaging broken skateboards and crafting them into their funky, yet clean-lined benches, stools, and …

Immersing Yourself in the 3D World of Your Design: Spacemaker VR [Video]

We recently received an e-mail from <b>Miles Kemp</b>, presenting us a new way to create virtual reality models you can walk in using your own 3D design …

10 Ways to Transform your Interiors with Industrial Style Details

In recent years the ability to renovate and give life to old warehouses, barns, and industrial buildings has taken the design world by storm. From …

Imposing, Eye-Catching And Mysterious: The Running Wall Residence

The <b>Running Wall residence</b> in Kerala, India by <b>LIJO RENY Architects</b> is built more as a fort house that reminds us of the Great Wall of China. The …

The Exclusive Cozy & Breezy Villa Olive in Saint-Tropez

Located in the most famous resort on the French Riviera, Saint Tropez, <b>Villa Olive</b> is one of those fancy luxury houses where dreaming, relaxing and …

When Free Movement and Harmony Collide: Pool Family Home in Israel

This <b>modern</b> <b>residence</b> located in Israel and designed by <b>Luciano Santandreu</b> for a young family with 3 kids grabs attention quickly and promises a unique …

Very Compact and Tight Monolithic Shell House by Ultra Architects

Ultra Architects designed this timber-clad monolithic shell house in north-west Poland, to blend with the surrounding site. The three-storey …

Tour the Whimsical Details of the Truly Mindboggling Skyhouse

Skyhouse - 150 Nassau Street - City Modern Tour<p>The entrance hall gently slopes up to deposit visitors at the base of the slide.<p>Off to the left is a living room, and the slide winds upwards.<p>The owners, architect, and designer all wanted to showcase the 360-degree views in as many ways as they …