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