All posts filed under: Axonometric

Interim Urbanism

Interim Urbanism Kig Veerasunthorn & Stephanie Tager Columbia, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation   Project The History of Working and Living The research began with the history of working and living culture. It wasn’t until the Industrial Revolution that it was predominantly universal that […]

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Re-discussing the image of the Athenian Urban Landscape

Re-discussing the image of the Athenian Urban Landscape Ilias Oikonomakis & Angelos Siampakoulis Project This research project looks into the origins of Greek urban landscapes, a unique homogeneous form of urbanism shaped by the perpetual repetition of the fundamental apartment building type of ‘Polykatoikia’. Athens […]

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Welcome, Utopia!

Welcome, Utopia! Elena Gallego de Velasco Project ABSTRACT Almost one year ago Spain rejected the permanent mechanism for the distribution of refugees derived from the Syrian conflict, refusing to accept almost 15,000 people. From the dissappointment with this situation arises this proposal, trying to generate […]

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Challenging The Status Quo of Representation

Challenging The Status Quo of Representation Jaime Correa   Interview Who influences you graphically? Since the late 1980’s, photo-realistic means of digital representation have hijacked the search for the metaphysical and the rational in the architecture of the city. This photo-realistic world robbed architectural and […]

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Drawing the Ephemerality of Design

Drawing the Ephemerality of Design Francesca Esposito, Violetta Gambino, Francesca Icardi & Marina Mori   Project A City of Opportunities aims to show how good design can help improve certain social conditions such as the refugees welcoming process. The specific guidelines emerged from an earlier […]

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Oil Massive Society

Oil Massive Society Teo Sandigliano   Project For the Visual Communication Class at MIARD we were asked to develop a visual narrative inspired by a historical or fictional source. I chose “La Roba” from G. Verga, 1883: Mazzaró is representing the society and his obsession and […]

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Post-Petropolis: Alberta after Oil Boom

Post-Petropolis: Alberta after Oil Boom Ali Navid  Project Post-Petropolis is the story of conflicting natural and artificial landscapes; a speculative and theoretical proposal that explores today’s immense rate of consumption, our precipitous abuse of the landscape, and the planet’s scarce resources. The context is Alberta […]

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Searching for Sugar Land

Searching for Sugar Land Jaime Castilla Project Introduction Searching for Sugar Land is the result of an extensive and complex research that seeks alternatives to understand and intervene in the reality that Detroit lives today. This city has been shrinking since the 1950s. This particular […]

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Skopje Reckless: Towards A Dynamic Habitat

Skopje Reckless: Towards A Dynamic Habitat Sara Simoska Project The master thesis adresses the rapid inside growth of the city of Skopje, especially in density, neglecting the green areas, public spaces and diversity of activities. The project design occupies a huge abandoned area inside the […]

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The Architect and Consumer Space

The Architect and Consumer Space Anna Saggionetto Project The thesis aims to demonstrate how the space of goods, the consumer space, commerce can dictate the new role of this type of architecture that is proposed as device able to implement new dynamics inside of the […]

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Architecture In Motion

Architecture In Motion Estudio Pepino El Estaribel According to the call for papers of XV Cultural week of  ETSAS, Estudio Pepino proposed a conference-workshop called “ Architecture and destruction” The conference was developed through the opposites, from the architecture of destruction, unable to adapt itself […]

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FoodRail_Designing Concept and Project

FoodRail_Designing Concept and Project  Eleni Papantoniou & Maria Koinidou Advisors: Apostolos Kalfopoulos & Stavros Vergopoulos Project One amazing fact about our school is that it allows all students to pick the subject and mentors of their own preference for their master thesis. Our team’s personal mission/challenge was to […]

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