Inauguración de la XI BEAU en Madrid (Bienal Española de Arquitectura y Urbanismo)


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La Exposición de la XI BEAU llega a Madrid
Fechas y localización

Fechas: Mié, 19/10/2011 – 00:00 – Dom, 25/12/2011 – 00:00
Dirección: Paseo de la Castellana, 67, 28046 Madrid, España

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El miércoles 19 de octubre de 2011 se inaugura en la sala Zuazo de La Arquería de los Nuevos Ministerios (Paseo de la Castellana, 67 28046 Madrid) la exposición de la XI BEAU.

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La Exposición de la XI BEAU llega a Madrid

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Entradas anteriores en ArquitecturaS:

XI BEAU: Un edificio de 131 viviendas en Mieres recibe el premio de Arquitectura | Vivienda | elmundo.es

Presentadas 734 propuestas a la XI Bienal Española de Arquitectura y Urbanismo – 20minutos.es – El medio social

XI Bienal Española de Arquitectura y Urbanismo (BEAU) | Noticias de Madrid .es – Noticias de la Comunidad de Madrid -Noticias de España

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Israel: More trying times for Wiesenthal’s Museum of Tolerance – latimes.com


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REPORTING FROM JERUSALEM — The problem-plagued Museum of Tolerance project is facing new challenges amid a dispute between the Los Angeles-based Simon Wiesenthal Center, which is backing the controversial development, and its latest architect.

Chyutin Architects is threatening to resign after Wiesenthal withheld a scheduled payment over what Wiesenthal officials say is the architect’s failure to meet certain contractual obligations on the $100 million project, according to Wiesenthal spokesman Lior Chorev in Jerusalem.

“It’s a stupid contractual dispute,’’ Chorev said. “Our financial guys have told them that once they fulfill the contract, we will pay them the money. This is donors’ money. Our guys are just doing their job.”

Officials at Chyutin could not be reached for comment.

According to a Jerusalem city official quoted in Haaretz newspaper Tuesday, the architects were threatening to quit because Wiesenthal officials “nagged them to death.”

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Museum of Tolerance, Jerusalem - http://www.wiesenthal.com

The friction follows the departure six weeks ago of the project manager for the proposed museum. Chorev said the firm was fired. A Wiesenthal spokeswoman in Los Angeles said the project would move ahead regardless of the dispute. Ground-breaking is expected to take place within a month.

“The construction is going forward as scheduled and the financial dispute will have no impact whatsoever on the project,” center spokeswoman Avra Shapiro wrote in an email to The Times.

Chyutin was hired about a year ago after the high-profile departure of renowned architect Frank Gehry, who was originally hired to create a design that would turn the museum into an instant landmark.

The project has been dogged by lawsuits filed by opponents (www.mamillacampaign.org) who say it is too large for its central Jerusalem location and is being constructed partly on a 12th century Muslim cemetery. Preliminary construction dug up ancient bones, forcing the relocation of graves.

vía ISRAEL: More trying times for Wiesenthal’s Museum of Tolerance – latimes.com.

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