All posts filed under: Texture

Mare Nostrum

This post is part of a collaboration with ArchDaily where we will be sharing a selection of unrealized student projects, alongside realized schemes by practices who explore representational techniques. The aim is “to explore the role of the architectural drawing as a tool for communication” and, in the process, provoke a conversation […]

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Things That Are Only Themselves

Things That Are Only Themselves Alejandro Carrasco Project “Ok, Cuatro Vientos, we’ve had a problem here“ Cuatro Vientos Airport is located in Madrid. Nowadays is considered as junk space due to the lack of activity on it, which is limited to a few non-commercial flights […]

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Committing To Architectural Clarity

Committing To Architectural Clarity  Matthew Zuckerman Gasworks Theatre Gasworks Theatre rejects the traditional division between front-of-house and back-of-house space and restructures the theatre around a shared all-of-house zone. This zone is both programmatic and symbolic, permitting greater exchange among spectators, actors, production staff and the […]

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Reflecting Upon Architecture As Theme

Reflecting Upon Architecture As Theme Edoardo Bernardi Project “The project consists in a research on the geographical and anthropological dynamics that determined the morphological evolution of Rimini’s urban form and public spaces. Rimini is divided in two by the railway line, and such division can […]

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Housing Acupuncture

Housing Acupuncture  Anna Vylegzhanina   Project First of all, real estate is a product to sell, secondly it’s a kind of social service. The classic definition of social politics includes education, medical service, social welfare, and also a solution of housing problem. It’s connected with the necessity […]

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Habitat of the Future

Habitat of the Future Benoit Rotteleur Project Competition entry for ‘Habitat of the Future.’ The proposal develops a flexibility house concept, the facade changes according to the seasons. Interview Who influences you graphically? My studies of architecture in belgium influenced me graphically. I was accustomed […]

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Immaterial Instances

Immaterial Instances  Diego Van der Laat Project This series of images entitled ‘Serie Uno:Krill’ move away from ‘constructed architecture’ into the realm of fiction and literature Interview Who influences you graphically? I don’t know to what extent his work influences mine but I really enjoy […]

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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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Space For Interpretation

Space For Interpretation  Daniel Norman Project  Thamestown is a temporary scheme for the town of Thamesmead, a failed housing estate that is currently undergoing a major regeneration. The self-built scheme enables the residents to construct their own town centre during the period of the regeneration, where they […]

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Drawing Atmospheres For Further Exploration

Drawing Atmospheres For Further Exploration Patrycja Komada Herbarium  Herbarium is the gallery of herbs and nature which plays with all the senses. Visitors can walk around herbs plantation on different levels admiring beauty of nature and breathtaking view of Bari’s waterfront. The first floor works […]

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Metamorphosis of a Monument

Metamorphosis of a Monument_Les Olympiades, a Modern Heritage  Florent Leung & Maxime Duquet  Project This work was a result of a larger research on the becoming of the seventies modernist utopias. “Les Olympiades” are for  modern heritage us a testimony of this thinking and a site with […]

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Isolated Architecture

Isolated Architecture  Joseph Ignacio Ruiz_T38 Studio I think the objectification of the architectural piece becomes more evident when presented against a plain background, you know that its planes will be affected by numerous elements but  once these planes are isolated from a sky, a source of […]

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