BIA Official press conference

BIA Official press conference

Muchísimas gracias a todos los que nos acompañaron en la presentación oficial de BIA – Bilbao Bizkaia Architecture. Mila esker gugaz egoteagatik. Miren Gabantxo, Joseba Escribano, Francisco Olarreaga, Iñaki Urresti, Estíbaliz Luengo, Kepa Olabarrieta, Txema Larrea y Bilbao Turismo. Ernesto Ubierna e Iñaki Lasa de Infoedita, Deia, Onda Vasca, TVE, El Correo, Radio Euskadi, Euskadi Irratia y Berria. Galería de imágenes Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de BIA Rueda de Prensa presentación de...
The Bizkaia architects set up BIA to energise the sector

The Bizkaia architects set up BIA to energise the sector

The acronym stands for “Bilbao Bizkaia Architecture”, the platform for analysing and promoting multiple activities at grassroots level An initiative for disseminating and promoting Bizkaia architecture, with the backing of Bilbao City Council and Bizkaia Provincial Council In September, the first important event will be held in Bilbao, the “Urban Regeneration Forum”, which will include a conference with 300 international experts, and which will be held biennially The letter of introduction of the forum is a manifesto entitled “Hacia una ciudad sana/Towards a healthy city/Hiri bizirantz”, which defends the concept of a city which is egalitarian, liveable (an enjoyable place to live), attractive and prosperous This first BIA FORUM will defend the notion that “architecture, in its broadest sense, creates added, economic and cultural value that contributes to sustainable development and enriches the community The Bizkaia Delegation of the Basque-Navarra Professional Association Architects (COAVN) has unveiled an initiative this morning to energise architecture and urban planning in this province, committing to take on the challenges facing the profession, such as internationalisation, exchanges and the citizen participation. BIA (Bilbao Bizkaia Architecture) was presented this morning in Bilbao, in Bizkaia Aretoa, with the manifesto entitled “Hacia una ciudad sana/Towards a healthy city/Hiri bizirantz”. As well as being constituted as a framework for reflection and analysis, BIA will promote different activities, the first of which will be when, in September, within the “Urban Regeneration Forum”, the first conference with the same name will be held. It expects to attract around 300 international experts for a week and a professional trade show will be run alongside. It will be held every two years,...