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lunar

Yesterday there was a big full moon at dusk. One of those which seems to be almost part of an advertising billboard, instead of a real one. And then we went to see Junya Ishigami’s Small Images and tiny drawings

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lunar

Yesterday there was a big full moon at dusk. One of those which seems to be almost part of an advertising billboard, instead of a real one. And then we went to see Junya Ishigami’s Small Images and tiny drawings

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deconstruction of classics

^ orchestra & audience distribution on stage for Terretektorh, by I.X. 1965 via CCA After a concert as indescriptible as incredible and amazing last night, i cannot but search for the making off of it. Director Peter Eötvös (Steine für

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deconstruction of classics

^ orchestra & audience distribution on stage for Terretektorh, by I.X. 1965 via CCA After a concert as indescriptible as incredible and amazing last night, i cannot but search for the making off of it. Director Peter Eötvös (Steine für

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form follows tax

In his post about narrow urbanisms in New Orleans, Candy Chang refers to the phenomenon of FORM FOLLOWING TAX LAWS. Government taxing according to property frontage led to extraordinary inventions, both in housing (the “shotgun” typology) and also in the

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form follows tax

In his post about narrow urbanisms in New Orleans, Candy Chang refers to the phenomenon of FORM FOLLOWING TAX LAWS. Government taxing according to property frontage led to extraordinary inventions, both in housing (the “shotgun” typology) and also in the

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people meet in usus/usures

Usus/Usures explores the wearing down of architecture from a material point of view. An exhibition at the Belgium Pavilion for the Venice Biennale 2010 by ROTOR, which shows users’ traces in a generic city. They collect scratched benches, a prostitute’s

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people meet in usus/usures

Usus/Usures explores the wearing down of architecture from a material point of view. An exhibition at the Belgium Pavilion for the Venice Biennale 2010 by ROTOR, which shows users’ traces in a generic city. They collect scratched benches, a prostitute’s

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buses can fly

What if buses could fly? Science fiction seems to be more real in last proposal for sustainable urban mobility in Chinese cities. The “straddling bus” looks like a light-rail train bestriding the road, reducing the cost of commuting systems to

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buses can fly

What if buses could fly? Science fiction seems to be more real in last proposal for sustainable urban mobility in Chinese cities. The “straddling bus” looks like a light-rail train bestriding the road, reducing the cost of commuting systems to

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growing bricks

my grandfather enjoyed growing champignons in a dark sandy cave. maybe he could have been growing a small house too… “Mycotecture, or the creation of architectural forms with fungus, is being pioneered by Philip Ross at Far West Fungi in

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growing bricks

my grandfather enjoyed growing champignons in a dark sandy cave. maybe he could have been growing a small house too… “Mycotecture, or the creation of architectural forms with fungus, is being pioneered by Philip Ross at Far West Fungi in

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organic football fields

O Campo is a photography series by Joachim Schmid, concerning irregular Brazilian football fields. These organic invented fields are resulting products of vacant/waste lands together with a rising demand for playgrounds. A pure example of contextual urbanism, where the built

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organic football fields

O Campo is a photography series by Joachim Schmid, concerning irregular Brazilian football fields. These organic invented fields are resulting products of vacant/waste lands together with a rising demand for playgrounds. A pure example of contextual urbanism, where the built

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diagonal

No clue to be found about this diagonal partition in a village house of middle Spain. However, i wonder which reasons hide behind this beautiful Wonder. The house lies between the old and the new. But given that we consider

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diagonal

No clue to be found about this diagonal partition in a village house of middle Spain. However, i wonder which reasons hide behind this beautiful Wonder. The house lies between the old and the new. But given that we consider

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displaying flux

Who has stolen our bodies? are 27 soap bars in different states of diminishment, miniature sculptures made from human flesh and skin. Chinese artist Chu Yun conceived this piece in 2002, capturing our everyday routines in a specific instant, before

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displaying flux

Who has stolen our bodies? are 27 soap bars in different states of diminishment, miniature sculptures made from human flesh and skin. Chinese artist Chu Yun conceived this piece in 2002, capturing our everyday routines in a specific instant, before

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present absence

Spring do bring colour-fever everywhere. At the same time I was last posting Indian splash of colour, a guerrilla-group was throwing buckets of pigments at Rosenthalerplatz in Berlin. Cars could not avoid scattering their presence in an absolute physical absence. Back in town

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present absence

Spring do bring colour-fever everywhere. At the same time I was last posting Indian splash of colour, a guerrilla-group was throwing buckets of pigments at Rosenthalerplatz in Berlin. Cars could not avoid scattering their presence in an absolute physical absence. Back in town

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un-real estate kowloon

The only Chinese settlement allowed in British territory in HongKong was the over-saturated Kowloon walled city, once the most dense place of the planet. Before its destruction in 1993, a Japanese team could map informal housing inside this amazing maze,

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un-real estate kowloon

The only Chinese settlement allowed in British territory in HongKong was the over-saturated Kowloon walled city, once the most dense place of the planet. Before its destruction in 1993, a Japanese team could map informal housing inside this amazing maze,

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dining disorders

increasing disorder in a dining table by diller scofidio [source: 375gr] Sarah Wigglesworth and Jeremy Till in relation to the strawbale house and quilted office project [correction by: swarch]

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dining disorders

increasing disorder in a dining table by diller scofidio [source: 375gr] Sarah Wigglesworth and Jeremy Till in relation to the strawbale house and quilted office project [correction by: swarch]

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break the ice

ice suburb in helsinki by Kevin Chu describes a nomad community over the ice thick layer covering Finnland Gulf. The variable condition of the winter ice leads to an unpredictable architecture in an endless transformation. Ice is therefore understood as

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break the ice

ice suburb in helsinki by Kevin Chu describes a nomad community over the ice thick layer covering Finnland Gulf. The variable condition of the winter ice leads to an unpredictable architecture in an endless transformation. Ice is therefore understood as

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flies in a mountain or a mountain flying

reality= representation appropriation of a mountain through sculpted rice terraces in Guilin, china Vs. generic topographic isolines Front Design lamp by fly, designed by translating the movements of a fly around a bulk Vs. walter marchetti’s observation of a fly

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flies in a mountain or a mountain flying

reality= representation appropriation of a mountain through sculpted rice terraces in Guilin, china Vs. generic topographic isolines Front Design lamp by fly, designed by translating the movements of a fly around a bulk Vs. walter marchetti’s observation of a fly

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motel azor

or how a “dictator’Ship” looks like in the Spanish Highlands… Surrounded by plain vegetation of the highlands, Franco’s summer yacht remains aground and abandoned. After two failed attempts of business, first as touristparty-boat and second as fetish-motel, it allows the

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motel azor

or how a “dictator’Ship” looks like in the Spanish Highlands… Surrounded by plain vegetation of the highlands, Franco’s summer yacht remains aground and abandoned. After two failed attempts of business, first as touristparty-boat and second as fetish-motel, it allows the

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