I met Sergio Danisowski at a World Festival in Barcelona. My house in Tamariu had already been published in more than a dozen magazines, they had made television programs, we included it in our book “Las villas blancas / Sunlight houses”, but even so, I had written a very personal book, on the appropriation of the place and how to understand it, about the construction techniques, a diary of the works, individual articles that the house inspired me, an extensive relationship about the life of the objects that are in it, bought in so many places in the world… When I saw the magnificent 1in100 magazine (I didn’t know it) on the stand, I asked for one, not one, an issue of each. Then I invited him to lunch and told him I had an issue for his magazine. Sergio told me that they only published Latin American architecture (at that time, they had only published one issue about the Campo Baeza´s houses) and the second was our monograph issue. Then they did one on the Villa Savoie and the Curutchet and, another, on the Mies van der Rohe Pavilion (in which he participated, writing an article). Then, through him, they invited me as a speaker at the 2019 Buenos Aires Biennale. Long before, we already were good friends.
They say that we are what we eat, but fundamentally, we are what others thought before us and we make our own or not… Without knowing what those who preceded us did, we will hardly find our place or...
The book collects some of the series of interviews published all of them in the magazine t18 that seek to delve into the relationship between architecture and other bordering disciplines to see how...
I will think that architects are most likely to talk about who they are not and these is the reason of that collection of ´Architectural Guides for non-Architects’ in which I explain in a planned...
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