Month: November 2017

Space of Emptiness

Space of Emptiness Maria Kaczorowska Project The cities we live in are unconditionally subject to entropy  and slow degradation. They are disappearing.  These processes take place in a natural rhythm that is so close to our own that they largely pass unnoticed. We can only experience them […]

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Low-Expectations House

Low-Expectations House Yannis Karababas @ Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Department of Architecture [Supervisor: Apostolos Kalfopoulos] Project A house- the par excellence familiar place- appears as a physical object, and at the same time as a mythological formation, a mental complex of images which is culturally defined. In […]

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The City as Foreground

The City as Foreground Antoine Alves ‘Sometimes, I find myself obsessed with a small detail like a tiny window, a chimney, or the proportions of a door that will inspire me for days.’ Architect Antoione Alves explores architectural utopic forms through an obsession with the […]

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Building Common(s) By Building Walls

Building Common(s) By Building Walls Vika Khokhlova @ TU Munich, Studio Sophie Wolfrum, Sofia Dona   Project The permanent state of crisis, within the area of Victoria, Athens, causes a constant feeling of abandonment for its citizens.   Whereas the empty apartments at polykatoikias do […]

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Tatars’ Textil Manufactory

Tatars’ Textil Manufactory Ewa Kostecka & Julia Domańska @ TU Berlin, prof. Donatella Fioretti [10th semester, Master thesis 2017] Project  The project develops from the analysis of the current situation of ethnic minorities worldwide to question how architectural instruments have the potential to  improve and solve […]

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What If?

What If? Gilbert Leung Drawing from his architecture studies Gilbert Leung drawings play with the juxtaposition of line, shape and space exploring the ultimate questions What if? Interview Who influences you graphically? I draw inspiration from many sources and places, for example from Katsushika Hokusai’s Japanese […]

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Co-development

Co-development Omar Hazael   Project “In order to combat social exclusion and poverty, the Union recognises and respects the right to social and housing assistance so as to ensure a decent existence for all those who lack sufficient resources, in accordance with Community law and […]

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Museum X

Museum X Idan Sidi Project The work of art is a cultural treasure, looking for it, could have been the life mission of a person. Sometimes, the treasure itself is not as important as the path to find it. I aspire to turn the work […]

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PrimeArt

PrimeArt_An expansion of the threshold between the artist and the audience; the gallery and the street   Matthew Glover   Project Through a forensic analysis of the former Odeon Building on Pilgrim Street, my project acts almost a memorial, to the building and celebrating a home-grown […]

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The Fabrication of Evidence

The Fabrication of Evidence Tommaso Maserati  Project Communication runs through emails, knowledge is obtained from search engines and moments are shared on social networks. While we are completely absorbed by this virtual reality, we rarely consider its physical weight. As our devices are getting smaller […]

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Luminous Pockets in the Empty Capital

 Luminous Pockets in the Empty Capital Vardhan Mehta, Shaguni Gupta & Annette Veliz @ Pratt Institute and Syracuse University Project Tradionally, architecture/construction  has been a passive process, where the problems are solved after they have existed for a while. We argue for a kind of Temporary […]

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