rem koolhaas
Architects & Designers

Life: Brief introduction from Wikipedia: Remment Lucas “Rem” Koolhaas (born 17 November 1944) is a Dutch architect, architectural theorist, urbanist and Professor in Practice of Architecture and Urban Design at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. Koolhaas studied at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London and at Cornell University in Ithaca, […]

transportat education centre
Cool stuff & Co.

The Italian architectural firm One Works is the winner of the international competition held by Qatar Rail for the new Transport Education Centre in Doha-Qatar. Qatar Rail, a company founded in 2011 with the important mission of designing, developing, and maintaining over time the entire Qatar railway network. The contest’s precise goal is to bestow […]

dynamic facade
CommunicationThinking

We live in the digital age, where visual communication is everything. In this era even architecture is transforming, the facades are changing and adapting to prevailing trends – they experience themselves in color, forms, light, twist and iconic exercises. Architects lead them to the limit, physically and conceptually. Rules of proportion and other old teachings […]

bernard tschumi
Architects & Designers

Life: Brief introduction from Wikipedia: Bernard Tschumi (born 25 January 1944) is an architect, writer, and educator, commonly associated with deconstructivism. Son of the well-known architect Jean Tschumi, born of French and Swiss parentage, he works and lives in New York City and Paris. He studied in Paris and at ETH in Zurich, where he […]

Cool stuff & Co.

Architecture and color are not often associated in fear of falling into banality. During the course of ‘900, from Purism onwards, the architecture environment was marked by more and more minimal buildings, more and more white and more and more boring.. Beyond Postmodernism, which used color and shapes in a very contradictory way, in recent […]

steven holl
Architects & Designers

Life: Brief introduction from Wikipedia: Steven Holl (born December 9, 1947) is a New York-based American architect and watercolorist. Among his most recognized works are designs for the 2003 Simmons Hall at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the 2007 Bloch Building addition to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri, and the 2009 Linked Hybrid […]

Alejandro-Aravena-Architect
Thinking

For years, architecture has been thought as an art for few illuminated experts; a technique that only selected professionals were able to manage. For years, the project architect’s signature has as well been the signature of the building itself. In the XX century in particular, great names of the architecture scenario confronted in technic innovation […]

INTERNI OPEN BORDERS
Cool stuff & Co.

This year at the l’università degli studi di milano, Interni Magazine has organized a collection of numerous installations driven by the theme “Open Borders”. For the occasion, the architectural studio MAD Architects creates an invisible border suspended in the Cortile d’onore of the university. The effect is very impactful, and the theme is fully achieved. […]