Tuesday, 5 November 2013
Friday, 5 July 2013
A new piece by James Turrell - the L.A.-born master of light and perception - reshapes the rotunda of Frank Lloyd Wright's Guggenheim. Aten Reign, the site-specific installation and the centre piece of the artist's solo show that opened on the summer solstice, modifies the daylight from the skylight with a series of concentric ellipses that glow in shifting colours...
Thursday, 20 June 2013
Saturday, 20 April 2013
In the last years the work scenario has changed beyond recognition. Away are the days of back office support, exotic incentive trips or Out of the Office AutoReply. The enterprise of 2013 has a freelance spirit; it's small, works around the world and around the clock, and has challenging missions away from the office, most of them in environments, harsh or less so, that could knock you off within seconds. But you can't afford this - you need a steady mindset to keep delivering your good work. Here is how to do it while hedging the most common setbacks...
Thursday, 11 April 2013
|© Alexandros Christopoulos featured above |
A great setting, a cosy decor and amazing music could roughly be the formula for the perfect hangout. The interesting part is that even with an average setting and a so-so decor, you can still have a great hangout when the music is special. Music has the power to shape the perception of space. It loosens you; it makes you vibrate with everyone in the room. You open up, and you connect…
Now, good or bad news for architecture?
Wednesday, 10 April 2013
Las Boas, the recently completed residential development by Atelier Jean Nouvel in the Marina Botafoch of Ibiza, is so cool that it can't go unmentioned here. The building faces the sea, so add great views to what is pictured above...
Thursday, 28 February 2013
Friday, 12 October 2012
Tuesday, 9 October 2012
Riveting contribution of the Rotterdam based architect Noa Haim to the Madrid Architecture Week. Spaceship Heart, a structure made with folded cardboard polyhedrons, is one of the many possibilities in which you can combine the modules. Through her project Collective Paper Aesthetics, Haim explores spacial scenarios picking up on Buckminster Fuller's work. A smart project with a potentially high impact in public space.