Wednesday, February 1, 2017

"What is a House?" / "¿Qué es una casa?"


Book makers at "-Suffixation (-on -Architecture -and -Press)" / Hacedores de libros en "-Suffixation (-on -Architecture -and -Press)"



Friday, January 27, 2017

Presentation in Madrid ETSAM / Presentación en Madrid ETSAM



Don't miss next Wednesday, February 1 at 1:00 pm in the Auditorium the presentation of our Coll-Barreu teaching unit at ETSAM Madrid School of Architecture, with Conchita Lapayese and Paco Arqués, great teachers and program for a semester on the move

No os perdáis el próximo miércoles 1 de Febrero a las 13:00 h. en el Salón de Actos la presentación de nuestra unidad docente Coll-Barreu en la Escuela de Arquitectura de Madrid ETSAM, con Conchita Lapayese y Paco Arqués, grandes profes y programa para un semestre en movimiento


Saturday, December 31, 2016

COLL-BARREU ARQUITECTOS in Architetto / COLL-BARREU ARQUITECTOS en Architetto


We are finishing 2016 sharing a link to the Italian e-magazine Architetto, who publish COLL-BARREU ARQUITECTOS' Sepe Offices in San Sebastian:
http://www.architetto.info/news/progettazione/gli-uffici-pubblici-di-san-sebastian-firmati-da-coll-barreu/
Photo Aleix Bagué

Finalizamos 2016 con un enlace a la revista electrónica italiana Architetto, quienes publican el proyecto de COLL-BARREU ARQUITECTOS Sepe Offices en San Sebastián:
http://www.architetto.info/news/progettazione/gli-uffici-pubblici-di-san-sebastian-firmati-da-coll-barreu/
Foto Aleix Bagué

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Merry Christmas 2016 / Feliz Navidad 2016



That wonderful Evening is here again. To all our clients, friends, colleagues, students: Merry Christmas. We wish you all the best for Christmas and a great 2017As every year Tonight, we share rock or contemporary pop music, for first time happily performed by a Nobel Price: "Must Be Santa" by Bob Dylan 

Esa maravillosa Noche ha llegado de nuevo. A todos nuestros clientes, amigos, colegas, alumnos: Feliz Navidad. Os deseamos todo lo mejor para esta Navidad y un gran 2017. Como hacemos esta Noche todos los años, compartimos rock o música pop contemporánea, y por primera vez felizmente interpretada por un Premio Nobel: "Must Be Santa" de Bob Dylan

Who's got a beard
That's long and white?
Santa's got a beard
That's long and white

Who comes around
On a special night?
Santa comes around
On a special night

Special night
Beard that's white

Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Santa Claus

Who wears boots
And a suit of red?
Santa wears boots
And a suit of red

Who wears a long cap
On his head?
Santa wears a long cap
On his head

Cap on head
Suit that's red
Special night
Beard that's white

Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Santa Claus

Who's got a big red
Cherry nose?
Santa's got a big red
Cherry nose

Who laughs this way
Ho, ho, ho?
Santa laughs this way
Ho, ho, ho

Ho, ho, ho
Cherry nose
Cap on head
Suit that's red
Special night
Beard that's white

Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Santa Claus

Who very soon
Will come our way?
Santa very soon
Will come our way

Eight little reindeer
Pull his sleigh
Santa's little reindeer
Pull his sleigh

Reindeer sleigh
Come our way
Ho, ho, ho
Cherry nose
Cap on head
Suit that's red
Special night
Beard that's white

Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Santa Claus

Dasher, Dancer
Prancer, Vixen
Eisenhower, Kennedy
Johnson, Nixon

Dasher, Dancer
Prancer, Vixen
Carter, Reagan
Bush and Clinton

Reindeer sleigh
Come our way
Ho, ho, ho
Cherry nose
Cap on head
Suit that's red
Special night
Beard that's white

Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Must be Santa
Santa Claus

Songwriters: B. Fredricks / H. Moore Must Be Santa lyrics © Intuitive Music, Woodwyn Music Company 
Lyrics corrected by the interpreter, already updated in the transcript

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Final Review at our Studio / Entrega final en nuestra clase de proyectos




Images from some of the presentations in our final review at the studio at NC State. We really enjoyed sharing the results of a great job. Thank you all for a wonderful semester!

Algunas imágenes de las presentaciones de proyectos en nuestra entrega y exposición de final de semestre en NC State. Realmente fue un placer compartir los resultados de un gran trabajo. Gracias a todos por un estupendo semestre.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Suffixation (-on -Architecture -and -Press)


Suffixation (-on -Architecture -and -Press) is Juan Collbarreu's seminar for next 2016-17 Spring semester at NC State School of Architecture in the College of Design.
The seminar wants to be a practical investigation on criticism and publications. The publication of architecture is the counterpart of the works, which in modern times are incomplete without the necessary suffix of its diffusion and the opinion of others.

You can download the preliminary description here

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Madrid and Raleigh work together

Today, students of my studios in NC State and ETSAM begin to work together. International teams on super-sites: micro buildings for a social urban renewal

Sunday, August 28, 2016

New building in Madrid


Working in the last reviews of our last modern restoration. We are very happy with the rebirth of a landmark. Building by architect Javier Carvajal 1968, renovation by COLL-BARREU ARQUITECTOS 2016