I love maps. Old maps with their yellowish color over time, which does not forgive; maps made by children with capes and gulfs more invented than real and that blue sea, where sometimes some greenfish swim; maps for the imagination like treasure maps of a pirate; , informative maps such as the subway and cities, with their very large sponsors ... and then there are the maps of Michael Tompsett.
Clara Porset Award 2019 is an award named after the renowned architect and furniture designer 'Clara Porset'. It is held every two years and this 2019 from June 1 to August 25 is open registration to reward a creative woman, university creative and industrial designer.
When we think and are interested in architecture in general terms, not everything is lines, curves, styles and architects. Photography has many times its own place in this universe in such a way that some professional photographers have specialized or made architectural photography their passion.
Giving a touch of style to a wall is a goal that we share the most. What I no longer know if we will all agree is whether the new proposal of the high-end decoration firm Sebastian Suite to achieve it is a good or bad idea. Goa is a set of three decorative slats made by hand in maple wood that, due to its simplicity and high quality, are perfectly integrated into interior spaces where you want to emphasize the interior architecture in a very elegant and discreet way.
Paraíso begins to present selected projects of live art and visual arts for its next edition. After closing the poster for this year, the Paradise festival presents projects from other disciplines such as art and gastronomy that will live with music on June 14 and 15 in the outdoor enclosure of the Complutense University Campus in Madrid.
Fibracolour is a material that offers new possibilities in the field of decoration and interior design. It is a mass-colored DM provides aesthetic and functional novelties. It can be coated with natural sheet or melamine, and allows the application of surface textures. It also allows the treatment of its surface with lacquers, waxes and varnishes.
Today the centenary of the foundation of the Bauhaus school in Germany is celebrated. One of the schools that have most influenced the world of design, arts and architecture. And Google has joined the celebrations of this school with a dynamic Doodle that can be seen by all those who access the search engine today.
The Fundación Telefónica Space is once again committed to an exhibition that shows the most digital side of art through three pieces of 'teamLab', a multidisciplinary collective acclaimed for using a radically contemporary visual language and an unprecedented technological level. More than 30 projectors, sensors, mirrors, reflective floors and music are part of these three immersive audiovisual installations that can be seen from March 16 to June 9.
On the occasion of the International Women's Day that we celebrate tomorrow and coinciding with the anniversary of Czech architect Eva Jiřičná who turned 80 last weekend, the Czech Republic invites us all to discover its impressive architectural works in the country. Jiřičná, originally from the Czech city of Zlín and with an academic background in engineering and architecture from the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, felt from a very young age a strong attraction for the modern architecture of his country.
From yesterday 6 to March 8, MUMUAR, Exhibition of Women Artists is celebrated in Madrid. An event designed as a common open space full of artistic, beauty, dialogue, fun and sensitive concerns in which women consecrated and emerging artists will have the opportunity to make their ART visible through a multitude of artistic manifestations such as theater, cinema, poetry, painting, sculpture, performance, stories or live music.
For room 38 of the ARCO 2019 fair that is being held these days, Casa Josephine Studio, in collaboration with Gancedo and Vbospagna, has designed a space, textile and light project based on some ideas that define the liturgical architecture: community, axis, ritual, tradition, memory and immateriality.
Juan Garaizábal and Ecoalf, opened this week in Serrano with Ortega y Gasset (Madrid) the interactive sculpture "Because there is no planet B" that you can see in the photos of this article. To carry out this act for sustainability and art, they have had the collaboration of the City Council of Madrid, ARCO, and the association of merchants Luxury District.
Starry Night, Lilies or Glass with fifteen sunflowers ... In 2019 some of Vincent Van Gogh's most beloved and famous works are 130 years old. These wallpapers allow you to fully enjoy the beauty and expressive power of the three paintings inside, paying tribute to one of the greatest artists in history.
March begins, and Madrid breathes art on its four sides. ARCO has begun, and its satellite fairs also sail at a good pace with thousands of visitors admiring the work that is exhibited these days in different spaces of the Spanish capital. This morning we have been in Art Madrid. A fair that is already a benchmark in the capital with XIV editions behind it and in which 50 galleries participate filling the Cibeles palace with its proposals.
The ARCO 2019 edition has started. As always, involved in the controversy starring the quality and sense of the opportunity of certain works that monopolize the media. On this occasion, the controversy revolves around the giant ninot of King Felipe VI (work of Santiago Sierra and Eugenio Merino, which must be burned by the buyer who acquires it).
Two for one. On the occasion of the Madrid Art Week and International Women's Day, the Hotel Me Madrid hosts Woman Is Art. A show that seeks to honor and extol the world of femininity by the hand of 18 creators representing the current arty scene. Artists who with their works seek to highlight the important role of women in the art world.
Opening Winery is the last project of Ansón & Bonet. Used to take on great challenges, this time, they transfer an exquisite proposal to an unusual scenario: ARCOmadrid. And they do it with a limited time. Because Bodega Opening will exist from February 27 until March 3. It is a wine bar with references selected by landscapes and accompanied by the best products.
Liquitex, leader in the acrylic paint market, participates again in the new edition of Art Madrid as a collaborator through a very special project: #SomosKanva. Art and solidarity come together in a broad project led by [Kanva], an international support network through artistic creation; together with Shanghai India, a non-profit organization for the schooling of children from humble families in India; and A Food Dish, a non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide the necessary meals at the “María Soliña” School (India).
The fantastic Grand Hotel movie launched Greta Garbo to stardom. The success of the actress will never be separated from the title that flooded the cinemas of Hollywood back in 1932 and the strength of that classic and elegant hotel has moved to the collective imagination overcoming the barriers of the big screen.
Art Madrid is one of those appointments that year after year we have marked in red on the calendar. And the edition of this 2019 looks very, very good. The 14th edition of this fair will start on February 27 at the Crystal Gallery of CentroCentro Cibeles. And he will also do it with a marked international air and with Rubén Martín de Lucas as Guest Artist.
OFFF Barcelona was born more than 10 years ago, an event that has since hosted international innovative talents. The spirit of OFFF creates meeting points between artists and creative minds, an attractive community to the fullest, that constantly inspires us. This December between 6 and 9 you can hallucinate at OFFF Sevilla.