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XXII Convocatoria Concurso ARQUIA/BECAS

24 BECAS en estudios de arquitectura europeos +

2 BECAS en estudios de arquitectura de Estados Unidos +

2 BECAS  Fundación Metrópoli +

1 BECA en la Royal Academy of Arts +

3 BECAS Ministerio de Transportes, Movilidad y Agenda Urbana +

3 BECAS Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores, Unión Ejuropea  y Cooperación  (2 en Madrid y 1 en Roma) +

2 BECAS de matrícula Campus de Ultzama 


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El compás y la cámara

Estudios sobre Fritz Lang.

Author: Manuel García Roig

Collection: La cimbra 14

The film-maker's job is probably the one that has the greatest similarity to the architect's since both in the making of a film and in the execution of a project, is a dimension of craftsmanship based on precision and attention to detail.

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The film library recovers the dialogues of Fórum Barcelona2004 on the city of the 21st century

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Deontología y arquitectura

Manual para un ejercicio profesional digno

Authors: Eloy Algorri García, Gloria Gómez Muñoz

The aim of this guide is to offer a didactic and practical manual to learn about the principles on which professional ethics and deontology in architecture are based, for a contextualised, dignified practice committed to reality today and in the near future.

E-topics Collection 7

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Entre(vistas) arquitectónicas

Author: Octavio Mestre

La cimbra Colection 13

This selection of interviews aims to show and establish a set of diverse perspectives or peripheral approaches, through texts that try to capture the synergies created between several related disciplines, since it is important for architecture to go beyond the limits of its daily practice: a self-absorbed architecture is not useful, not even to ourselves.

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Discover the winners of the 11th Ibero-American Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism held in Asunción, Paraguay.

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Materia informada.

Author: Ignacio Borrego

Collection: arquia/thesis 42

Deformación, conformación y codificación: procedimientos de almacenamiento de información en la materia. 


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Estrategias y efectos de escala

Author: Luis Suárez Mansilla

Collection: arquia/thesis 41

The publication deals with the study of scale as a specifically architectural concept and attests its instrumental value within the architecture generation process.
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Guía tecnológica del arquitecto perito. Todo lo que no es medir es opinar.

This book is intended as a practical reference manual and not as a book for reading. Nor is it an edition that is already finished, but rather it is a living element that can be added to and extended.

Author: Deborah Serrano Garcia

Collection: arquia/e-topics 6

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Manhattank - Depósitos de vida

by Jorge Cobo Suspérregui, is one of the winning projects of the 20th arquia/grants call.
It is based on the metamorphosis and recovery of water tanks, iconic elements, located in unique places in New York
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De los Promontory al Seagram: Técnica y poética de la envolvente de  Andrea Blat Tatay, ganadora de la VII Convocatoria de la Beca de Investigación en Nueva York 2021 

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John Lautner
Espacio infinito

The documentary is the portrait of a visionary architect marked by innovation and inspiration, endless battles with building codes.
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RESILIENCIA. Un equilibrio dinámico.

VIII edición 2020-2021 arquia/próxima
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VII convocatoria Beca de Investigación en Nueva York

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Materia gris: una ecología de la salud integrada en la ciudad,

de Elida Mosquera Martínez, propuesta ganadora de la VI edición de la Beca de Investigación. 

El objetivo del proyecto es analizar las preocupaciones sobre las respuestas que la arquitectura y el urbanismo proporcionan a la población de mayor edad, mediante el estudio de ejemplos concretos, como las comunidades intergeneracionales NORC (Naturally Ocurring Retirement Communities) de Nueva York, facilitando el entendimiento de los mecanismos y estructuras que sustentan estos modelos exitosos de ecologías de la salud integradas en la ciudad. 

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New Face,

by Andrés García Estevan

Winning project of the arquia/scholarships 2020 award where the facade is the protagonist of the house.

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Lina Bo Bardi  
Precise Poetry

Through various interviews with its most direct collaborators, the documentary covers the career, personality and interests of the Italian-Brazilian architect. 
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Loisaida, incubadora de urbanismos afectivodisidentes

by Natalia Matesanz Ventura, winning project of the 5th edition of the Research Grant in New York.
The proposal, halfway between the artistic-experimental and productive research, explores the possibilities of modifying the physical and virtual space of the city through the participation of local communities , specifically studying the New York neighbourhood of Loisaida, and the way in which this modification has occurred as a social and activist practice.
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Reflections on the work of Rafael Moneo

The cycle of conferences "Consideraciones sobre la obra de Rafael Moneo", organised in conjunction with the exhibition "Rafael Moneo: A Theoretical Reflection from the Professional Practice. Archive Materials (1961-2016)" at the Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum in 2017; it raises an open debate about the legacy and validity of Rafael Moneo's work through a set of voices belonging to different generations and backgrounds.
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Small big architecture capsules.

These days returning to school are conducive to catching up on different aspects, ultimately trying to get through the lists of tasks that we have accumulated.
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No child should die for a lack of oxygen.

Mireia Gil, winner of the Arquia Social Entrepreneurship Scholarship in 2018, completed the programme in September 2019.
Azimut O2 at Saint John of God Catholic Hospital in Mabesseneg (Sierra Leone)
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Liight , by Santiago Jiménez Cortés and Carlos Rosety, winning project of the 3rd Social Entrepreneurship Grant, promotes sustainability and responsibility through gamification.

Liight by Santiago Jiménez Cortés and Carlos Rosety, as the winner for its great potential to contribute to social awareness in favour of sustainability and responsibility with resources. The Jury also stressed that the business idea presents clear strategies for engagement and that the promoter team has demonstrated the skills to carry out the project.


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NUNONINA, a success story of the Professional Reactivation Programme, of ARQUIA/SOCIAL by María Varona and Mónica Huang

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TRIARQ, by Martina Almela Sena, Martín Ortolá Sabater and Ángela Almela Sena, winning proposal of the competition "Design a toy for hospitalised children (aged 7 to 14)", part of the ARQUIA/SOCIAL programme

The proposal encourages creative play and enables both individual and collective play. The shapes that the game can take are both geometric and organic, offering an idea of cross-sectional and integral architecture. 

CREAMUS ITALIA, from architecture to interculture.

another success story from the ARQUIA/SOCIAL Professional Reactivation programme, by Laura Cremonesi. The proposal is based on the search and management of accommodation for foreign visitors and students in the Spanish capital.
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NONAHI, by Ezequiel Collantes Gabella and Andrea Díaz Rozas, winning proposal of the competition "Design a toy for hospitalised children (aged 3 to 7)", part of the ARQUIA/SOCIAL programme

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Challenges in the educational space in a pandemic

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