Roland Halbe at COAM Madrid presents “9 photographs-9 situations”

On May 16 the exhibition “9 photographs-9 situations” was inaugurated, showing large-format photographs of the German Roland Halbe, referenced in the digital monograph “Roland Halbe for himself” of the international collection of architecture ebooks + scalae architects.

 

Guthrie Theatre Minneapolis, USA, Jean Nouvel, 2006 © Roland Halbe

Guthrie Theatre Minneapolis, USA, Jean Nouvel, 2006 © Roland Halbe

 

The renowned photographer, based in Stuttgart, has already worked in Spain with Banco Santander, the Canary Biennial or FCC and was curator of the On-Site: New Architecture in Spain exhibition at the MoMA in New York in 2006.


 

Practical information

“9 photographs-9 situations” Roland Halbe
May 16, 2017 – June 7, 2018
COAM – Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Madrid
Calle de Hortaleza, 63, Madrid
Spain

 


Some of the photographs that can be viewed at the COAM, thanks to the collaboration of the COAM Architecture Foundation, are the works Ronchampde Le Corbusier, Guthrie Theater Minneapolis by Jean Nouvel, Casa Guerrero Zahora by Alberto Campo Baeza, MAXXI Roma by Zaha Hadid, Palacio de Congresos of Palma de Mallorca by Francisco Mangado or Fondazione Prada Milan from the studio of Rem Koolhaas (OMA).

 

Casa Guerrero Zahora, España, Alberto Campo Baeza, 2006 © Roland Halbe

Casa Guerrero Zahora, España, Alberto Campo Baeza, 2006 © Roland Halbe

 

In parallel, “11 maps on the subject of professional nuances in the scalae collection” are also displayed, showing a collection of critical maps, printed on canvas, made from the “nuances” of conversations published in the collection of digital books of scalae.
Highlights include works related to RCR arquitectes by Elisabet Mallafré, Álvaro Siza by Xavier Granados, a debate by Ann Lacaton, KazuyoSejima and Francisco Mangado by Manel Parety from Roland Halbe himself from Meritxell Ferrando.

 

Fondazione Prada Milan, Italia, OMA-Rem Koolhaas, 2015 © Roland Halbe

Fondazione Prada Milan, Italia, OMA-Rem Koolhaas, 2015 © Roland Halbe

 

The maps have been prepared by students of the School of Architecture of Barcelona, ​​who obtained a recognition of talent for their qualifications in “Bases for the project” of the first year (Enrollment of Honor) and participated in the exhibition “Excellent Principles” , of ETSAMadrid UPM and ETSABarcelona UPC in 2016.

 

"9 photographs-9 situations", Roland Halbe  © COAM

“9 photographs-9 situations”, Roland Halbe © COAM

"9 photographs-9 situations", Roland Halbe  © COAM

“9 photographs-9 situations”, Roland Halbe © COAM

"9 photographs-9 situations", Roland Halbe  © COAM

“9 photographs-9 situations”, Roland Halbe © COAM

"9 photographs-9 situations", Roland Halbe  © COAM

“9 photographs-9 situations”, Roland Halbe © COAM


 

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