Radio ARCADA #15:”Estado Decepción” con Antonio Lipthay. About the Chilean Referendum [Spanish]

En un día memorable, una fecha que quedará en la memoria de un pueblo. La algarabía propia del triunfo de la opción “Apruebo” con un amplio 78% es el comienzo de un proceso constitucional inédito en la historia de la nación chilena. Sin embargo, ciertas dudas surgen a raíz de la desinformación respecto a los … Read moreRadio ARCADA #15:”Estado Decepción” con Antonio Lipthay. About the Chilean Referendum [Spanish]

Radio ARCADA #14: Petra Matic and Zuzanna Zgierska: “New Common Sound Designers”

In the current episode of the Sound of The Cities, The Arcada Boys speak with Petra Matić and Zuzanna Zgierska. Petra, a native of Zagreb, tells us about her participation in the project ‘Nikola Tesla – Migrant’ and what is (not) going on in her city today. On the other side, Zuzanna -based in Den … Read moreRadio ARCADA #14: Petra Matic and Zuzanna Zgierska: “New Common Sound Designers”

Radio ARCADA #13: Nicole L’Huillier “Opera of the Future”

“Amphibian Songs” unfolds as a soundscape for Futurity Island, an infrastructure for interspecies communication and an open space for learning. The pipe is the primary structural and symbolic unit of Futurity Island, referencing both the object that has facilitated the worldwide draining of swamps throughout modernity and Bertolt Brecht’s statement in “The Radio as an … Read moreRadio ARCADA #13: Nicole L’Huillier “Opera of the Future”

Radio ARCADA #12: Sofía BALBONTÍN “Sounds from Lisbon” [Spanish]

From Portugal, Sofía told us about the possibilities to design the sound, first in the small scale and then for a whole city. In the very eye-centered western culture, is there a future for a different sensitive approach? Has the city some musical instrument behavior? The shape of the city and the sound of these … Read moreRadio ARCADA #12: Sofía BALBONTÍN “Sounds from Lisbon” [Spanish]

Radio ARCADA #11: Alfredo Jocelyn-Holt “The Sound of a New Constitution” [Spanish]

El escepticismo radical del Profesor Jocelyn-Holt respecto a los fines del proceso iniciado con el plebiscito de mañana domingo 25 de octubre. No se confundan, Alfredo Jocelyn-Holt se abstiene. Se plantean las dudas de observar durante 40 años el vaivén de la clase política y en que parece nada ha cambiado ni va a cambiar. … Read moreRadio ARCADA #11: Alfredo Jocelyn-Holt “The Sound of a New Constitution” [Spanish]

Radio ARCADA #10: María KREMER “New Sounds from Moscow and Some New Projects”

María Kremer, native of Moscow, tells the Arcada boys about her new experiments in the intersection between sound and architecture. We talked about her participation in research projects questioning how an experimental approach of sound explorations can enrich the sensorial attributes of the place. As an example, she presents an extensive video about new instruments … Read moreRadio ARCADA #10: María KREMER “New Sounds from Moscow and Some New Projects”

Radio ARCADA #9: Julián Varas: “The Sound of Buenos Aires Today” [Spanish]

El sonido de la crisis en los balcones de Buenos Aires. Cómo Argentina pasó de ser el país más rico del mundo a principios del XX a lo que es ahora. Los efectos sobre la forma urbana de la pandemia. El abandono de los centros y el resurgimiento de las ciudades satélite ¿Para qué viajar … Read moreRadio ARCADA #9: Julián Varas: “The Sound of Buenos Aires Today” [Spanish]

Radio ARCADA #8: Blixa Bargeld “Architecture as Instrument”

Why does architecture seem to be so present in Blixa’s music? From the south of Portugal, Mr. Bargeld tries to give answers to Arcada’s “little gentlemen” questions. What about the name of Bargeld’s band “Einstürzende Neubauten”? Understanding that Neubauten means “buildings after the second world war” and einstürzende is something like “collapsing”. The view of … Read moreRadio ARCADA #8: Blixa Bargeld “Architecture as Instrument”

Radio ARCADA #7: TAB Afterhours “THE COMMON SPACE PROJECT” with Umberto Bonomo [Spanish]

“THECOMMONSPACEPROJECT”  [Spanish]            El director del Centro de Patrimonio UC expone cómo la institucionalidad se ve hoy vehementemente requerida por las destructivas manifestaciones – verdaderas intervenciones – populares sobre el patrimonio arquitectónico de la ciudad. Si la calle no valora los sitios y memoria construida de la ciudad ¿Alguien debiera hacerlo? Memoria de la destrucción vs … Read moreRadio ARCADA #7: TAB Afterhours “THE COMMON SPACE PROJECT” with Umberto Bonomo [Spanish]

Radio ARCADA #6: Jacob van Rijs “Common Dwelling by MVRDV” with Moletto and Paula Velasco

Almost one year ago, when Santiago was on fire, we had a conversation with Jacob van Rijs’. Now the entire world is going through some big changes. So today, we ask Jacob van Rijs’, Alberto Moletto and Paula Velasco how they feel about this last year of revolutions? The actual question is again: How dense … Read moreRadio ARCADA #6: Jacob van Rijs “Common Dwelling by MVRDV” with Moletto and Paula Velasco

Schedule