while frank gehry’s guggenheim museum made the spanish town of bilbao an international destination, a slew of new projects are continuing to add to its reputation. one of the most recent additions to the cities landscape is the health department headquarters designed by coll-barreu arquitectos. the young firm’s creation is most recognizable for itsContinue reading “basque health department headquarters by coll-barreu arquitectos”
So our move to Sheffield Hallams city campus from our amazing PSalter Lane campus has been somewhat eventful. Studios resemble that of prison, all we need is bunks.. although there probably wouldnt be any room for bunks. The great gallery space which is now studio space for a few studio groups closes really early tillContinue reading “Renzo Piano”
by Stephen Shore Limited to 3,300 copies, plus 100 artists proofs, each copy is signed and numbered by the photographer. This special, highly collectible limited edition book is the only complete documentation of Shore’s month-long road trip across America in 1973 featuring a reproduction of every page of the journal he made on this tripContinue reading “Road Trip”
unsui’ is the name of a recently completed residence by japanese architect norisada maeda and his firm n maeda atelier. located in yamato kanagawa, japan, the home’s name translates to ‘mass of soil’. while the main floor is glass clad and translucent the second floor is a solid mound covered in earth-like clay. inside theContinue reading “architecture: UNSUI and Venice 11th A.B.”
For anyone who is interested in the Cooling Towers demolishing I found a pretty good youtube video of it. It’s kinda beautiful, but also really sad.
This is beautiful. I can’t think of anything else to say about this building, other than when I look at pictures of it I get a sense of awe. I wish I could create something as substainial or as powerful as that image. I can only hope for the future, I guess. P.S. 16Continue reading “Hand made wooden skyscrapers”
just received the new issue of ANP Quarterly. As always some very nice content including the Giant Bonsais series by Garry Trinh. what cool stuff?
Fabricating the Modern Dwelling @ MoMA July 20—October 20, 2008