Rhizome

Rhizome_A growing horizontal stem of affordable housing in Menen, Addis Ababa  Arianna Fornasiero & Paolo Turconi   Project Ethiopia is facing a relentless development and the urban population of Addis Ababa, in particular, is growing faster than the city can absorb. This results in a huge […]

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From Priorities to Project

From Priorities to Project Jamie Stirrat   Projects (in)-Habits: Economy Student Housing in the conflicted city of Belfast. Cities, like dreams, In Italo Calvino’s fanciful and acclaimed novel Invisible Cities, he states ‘even if the thread of their discourse is secret, their rules are are […]

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Museum of Trade 

Museum of Trade   Jake Spangler and Kane Hassebrock (Fourth Year Students at Iowa State University)[ARCH 401: “MUSEUM FOR THE HISTORIES OF NATURE: TOWARD AN ANAMORPHIC ARCHITECTURE” , Taught by ROSS EXO ADAMS] Project  The intervention focuses on the movement of modular units that use real […]

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Velotopia

Velotopia Laura Hercha Project We move through cities fragmented by different speeds, where quality of its public space surface is less of a priority. Reminiscence of a time where people used to go for a walk, cycling was an option only for the wealthy and […]

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Selected Memories From A Forgotten Dream

Selected MemoriesFrom A Forgotten Dream Federica Scalise   Project The images are inspired by the Republic of Rose Island, a  short lived micro-nation based in the Adriatic Sea, which  story  has often been used as an example of real utopia. In 1968 the Italian engineer Giorgio Rosa constructed a […]

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La Base

La Base Julius Grün, Emil Haffner, Pan Hu, Chris Soltysiak @ School Karlsruhe institute of technology [Competition Archmedium Rome Contemporary Chapel]     Project A place in the city, disconnected from the city, connected to its history, disconnected from its beliefs. The chapel of San Filippo […]

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Replacing The Raw With A Suggestion

Replacing The Raw With A Suggestion Anthony Authié / Zyva Studio   Project “By immersing myself in the turbulent waters of the Architecture, I noticed that the architectural representation was progressing against current. My retina, damaged by the blue light screen, witnesses an obvious step […]

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The Original is Unfaithful to the Translation

The Original is Unfaithful to the Translation Cassidy Viser @ M.Arch II at Harvard GSD Project This project explored the historical and typological conditions that characterize the fragmented landscape of Mount Desert Island, Maine ; its transformation from private land for residential use to public property supporting […]

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Heirloom Seeds

Heirloom Seeds Roni Schanin   Project Flora in a community environment is an important factor in shaping its identity. However, the process of unifying communities and cultures into similar global characteristics leads to loss of biodiversity. Colors, shapes and flavors disappear into hybrid varieties that […]

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Ecdysis

Ecdysis Noah Medlinsky, Shuxin Wu   @ University of Pennsylvania, PennDesign Graduate Architecture [Second Year M.Arch I Students]     Project  Introduction: Ecdysis aims to explore a new architectural typology through the creation of a new underground world in Queens, New York. As the city […]

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Mirum in Modum

Mirum in Modum_ A Marvelous Revolution of Shopping Gourav Neogi   Project Shopping is the dominant social experience in urban environments. The spaces of shopping are the single largest shared collective spaces in cities. However shopping is in a period of major transition. The recent […]

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Chain Factory, Chain Living

Chain Factory, Chain Living Anderson Chan and Haydn Lo Project The project explores the possibility of creating a chained textile factory along side housing in existing urban fabric. The design critiques on the work/live condition in Changsin-dong of Seoul, and explores the possibility of putting […]

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All-in

All-in Julien Beauchamp    Project All-in project is a speculative casino that explores the infinite interior as a control mechanism. The programmatic complexities of such a resort offer a set of rules and a conceptual playground for architectural experimentation. The initial goal was to analyze […]

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Poetique Territories

Poetique Territories Selin Sevim @ Istanbul Technical University in 4th Year   Project Poetique territories is located in Fikirtepe,Istanbul. Today, Fikirtepe undergoes massive transformation and draws dystopian future. The main idea of the project is investigating new king of urban forms by learning and researching […]

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