Spanish and Portuguese students of architecture participated in the first edition of this competition, which was organized by the degree program in Architecture at CEU-UCH and the professional journal TC Cuadernos
‘A clearing in the woods’, by Marlene Pérez Sánchez, winner of CIFA 2014.
Marlene Pérez Sánchez, architecture student in A Coruña (Spain), won the first edition of the Iberian Competition of Architectural Photography (CIFA 2014) with a photo she titled ‘A clearing in the woods’. Students at Architecture Schools in Spain and Portugal could take part in the competition, which was organized by Architecture Degree at CEU Cardenal Herrera University and the journal TC Cuadernos. The jury, which consisted of prestigious architects and photographers specialized in architecture, selected the winning photo from 31 entries.
Byrne is member of the jury in CIFA 2014, the first edition of the Iberian Competition of Architectural Photography, organized at CEU-UCH, where he gave a lecture on his work
The Basque architect and photographer Iñaki Bergera, another member of the jury, spoke on Spanish photography and architecture with CEU-UCH students
The Portuguese architect Gonçalo Byrne at CEU-UCH, during his master class for students of the Bachelor of Architecture.
The Portuguese architect Gonçalo Byrne, whose work is internationally recognized and awarded, for the first time travelled to Valencia, as a member of the international jury of CIFA 2014. CIFA 2014 is the first edition of the Iberian Competition of Architectural Photography, jointly organized by CEU-UCH Cardenal Herrera University and the journal TC Cuadernos. He gave a master class during his visit at CEU-UCH for students of the Bachelor of Architecture. Byrne was awarded the Grande Médaille d’or by the Architecture Academy of France for his life´s work, among which stand out, in Portugal, the Thalia Theatre and the APL Tower in Lisbon, the National Museum Machado de Castro in Coimbra, and, in Belgium, the provincial government building in Leuven.
The jury, made up of prestigious architects like Gonçalo Byrne and Javier García Solera, meets to select the winning photographs
Spanish and Portuguese architecture students take part in the competition, organized by the Degree in Architecture at CEU-UCH and the professional journal TC Cuadernos
Students from Spanish and Portuguese Architecture schools submitted 31 photos in total for CIFA 2014, the first edition of the Iberian Competition of Architectural Photography (I Concurso Ibérico de Fotografía de Arquitectura) that is organized by CEU-UCH and TC Cuadernos. The international jury of experts that will choose the winning entries has gathered today at the Technical School of Engineering, ESET, (Escuela Superior de Enseñanzas Técnicas) at CEU-UCH Cardenal Herrera University to issue its decision. All entries are open to the public to observe at the ESET institute.
Rocha received a group of students from the CEU Cardenal Herrera University at his architecture department at the university of Porto
Two recent UCH graduates worked with him for a time through the BEPAD program
The Portuguese architect João Álvaro Rocha, who was a visiting professor in the Master in Architectural Industrialization and Prefabrication at CEU-UCH, passed away last week on September 13. Rocha closely collaborated from his department at the University of Porto with the undergraduate program in Architecture at UCH through the BEPAD scholarship program. Two UCH students did an internship under Rocha’s supervision through this program.
CEU-UCH students have had training in studios in Amsterdam, Porto, London, Dublin, Lisbon and Zurich, in the framework of the BEPAD (European Internship Programme for Architecture and Design)
CEU-UCH Architecture student Laura Gómez, in front of the Long Room Hub, a building at Trinity College Dublin which was designed by McCullough Mulvin.
Laura Gómez de Cecilia is currently studying Architecture at CEU Cardenal Herrera University. This year, she decided to take part in the European Internship Programme BEPAD, which makes it possible for CEU-UCH students of Industrial Design and Architecture to do practical training in different European countries. Laura Gómez was selected by McCullough Mulvin Architects in Dublin to do a 6-month internship, which she defines as her “best experience ever”.
The housing concept evolution, in terms of architecture, interior design and technologies will be the focal point of this international week that will take place from February 3rd to February 7th.
Under the title “ iHome, from the modern house to the future home”, architects, designers, computer engineers and teachers from 12 European Universities will lead sessions and workshops to think about future homes, during the second international iWeek, organized by the High School of Technical Education of the CEU Cardenal Herrera University. This session will focus on the trends of three educational fields of the ESET (Architecture, design and technologies) that would be applied to homes in the next years, with the contribution of invited teachers who come from various European countries.
Ron Arad, interviewed in Poryecto Contract magazine.
Ron Arad, architecte, designer et artiste, est, après plus de 30 années de carrière marquées par une expérimentation constante, l’une des figures les plus emblématiques du design au niveau international. Interviewé par la revue Proyecto Contract de Casa Viva suite à la récente exposition rétrospective de son œuvre à Madrid, il lui a demandé son opinion sur l’architecture et le design espagnol.
Ron Arad, interviewed by Poryecto Contract magazine.
Ron Arad, architect, designer and artist, is, after more than a 30 years career spent constantly evolving, one of the most outstanding designer on an international scale. Interviewed by the magazine Proyecto Contract of Casa Viva on the occasion of the new retrospective exhibition of its work in Madrid, he has been asked his opinion on the Spanish design and architecture.