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Object +

Object + Caleb Ehly Project The archive develops a historical significance through a curated and hyper specific clustering that orients objects, specifically focusing on those of future importance, through a personal objectification of prototype theory that initiates a conversation between its curator, the archivist or […]

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The Kanda Mountain

The Kanda Mountain Boyuan Jiang @ Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP) Project “Japan’s graying crisis is thought to outweigh all other nations as it has the highest elderly population proportion in the world. In 2015, in response to the foreseeing elderly […]

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Microcosms for Immersions; The Childhood Factory

Microcosms for Immersions; The Childhood Factory Taylor Grindley Project The creeping privatisation of the public realm in the UK’s urban centres degrades civic life and social spaces, reducing towns and cities to an infrastructure purely facilitating consumption. Our lives are cluttered with the short-term ‘fix’ […]

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Air_Conditions: Restoring The Public Sphere

Air_Conditions: Restoring The Public Sphere Roman Kekel Project Maintenance is a key form of preservation and preservation is an act of maintenance. The unassuming banality of maintenance systems allows them to surreptitiously become constructive and destructive architectural acts. Without maintenance, architecture quickly becomes obsolete. There is […]

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An Urban laboratory For The Sahrawi Refugee Camp

An Urban laboratory For The Sahrawi Refugee Camp Beatriz Villapecellin Villanueva @  KADK – The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation Project The project addresses the Saharawi youth living in the refugee camp of Smara. The centre proposes youth retention initiatives to ensure that refugees are […]

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Showing – Alternative design for museums

Showing – Alternative design for museums Non Architecture Competitions Project The winners of the fourth Non Architecture competition (www.nonarchitecture.eu) “Showing – Alternative design for museums”  unveiled, showing some absolutely innovative concepts for sport facilities designs. This was the fourth of a series of nine competitions, […]

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Something Completely New

Something Completely New Valerio Recchioni Project The program consisted in the creation of a house in an imaginary island, drawn by Marcio Kogan where the client to be the boy from the movie “Persona” by Ingmar Bergman (1966). In the prologue of the movie the […]

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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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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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