Observatorio de I+D+i UPM

Memorias de investigación
Communications at congresses:
The challenges of structure in today?s architectural, economic and social context
Year:2013
Research Areas
  • Engineering,
  • Architecture
Information
Abstract
The recent establishment of a digital culture and society, together with current financial crisis and urgent energetic and climatic needs, has radically changed the architectural scene from the optimism of some years ago to a situation of uncertainty and huge social demands and challenges. In this context, it is suggested to rethink the role of structure in architecture, such as an enabler, a guide and a catalyst. The purpose of this paper is to present the economic, cultural and social context in which architecture develops nowadays. The method, to suggest a discussion on which role the structure may adopt in the architecture to come. The achievement, to highlight its potential to face current requirements and challengeS
International
Si
Congress
ICSA 2013, Structures & Architecture
960
Place
Guimares, Portugal
Reviewers
Si
ISBN/ISSN
978-0-415-66195-9
Start Date
24/07/2013
End Date
26/07/2013
From page
1589
To page
1596
Structures and Architecture. Concepts, Applications and Challenges
Participants
  • Autor: Jorge Bernabeu Larena (UPM)
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Paisaje Cultural. Intervenciones contemporáneas en la ciudad y el territorio
S2i 2020 Observatorio de investigación @ UPM con la colaboración del Consejo Social UPM
Cofinanciación del MINECO en el marco del Programa INNCIDE 2011 (OTR-2011-0236)
Cofinanciación del MINECO en el marco del Programa INNPACTO (IPT-020000-2010-22)