dynamic facade
Theory

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 […]

Stuff

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 […]

House for Trees
CultureResidential

About from Vo Trong Nghia Architects: Under rapid urbanization, cities in Vietnam have diverged far from their origins as sprawling tropical forests. In Ho Chi Minh City, for example, only 0.25% area of the entire city is covered with greenery. An over-abundance of motorbikes causes daily traffic congestion as well as serious air pollution. As […]

Architectural Photography

So-called Big O because of its circular shape seen from above, Montreal’s Olympic stadium designed by French architect Roger Taillibert hosted the 1976 Games of the XXI Olympiad. On this occasion, young Romanian Nadia Comăneci scored seven perfect 10.0 and won three gold medals, including the prestigious All-Around for the first time in the history […]

Alejandro-Aravena-Architect
Architects & DesignersTheory

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 […]