Attracting and Communicating

Attracting and Communicating Claudia Begni and Giacomo Palomba   Project During the last years, numerous designers have taken to Pisa as ground upon which to experiment and to influence the city’s most important nodes. In a city that needs to redefine its contact between buildings, […]

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Milano MegaWatt_Utopia vs Dystopia 

Milano MegaWatt_Utopia vs Dystopia  Sonia Kwiatkowska, Elia Fontani, Margherita Gistri & Paul Jeanteur First year of Masters course, Politecnico di Milano, Town Planning Design Workshop – Urbanism & Urban Design by prof. Stefano Boeri.   Project   Humankind is facing, in our days, a new […]

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From Painting to Architecture

From Painting to Architecture Hazem Talaat   Project ODS is a concept tower inspired by the work of the French artist Olivier De Sagazan. Olivier De Sagazan builds layers of clay and paint onto his own face and body to transform, disfigure and take apart […]

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I Am A Firestation

I Am A Firestation Tomas Tran   Project Learning from Venturi and Scott Brown’s ideology of the duck and the decorative shed, my project seeks to celebrate the vernacular forms of fire stations by elevating them on top of a pedestal. The apparatus bay and the […]

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‘Monumental Interventations’

‘Monumental Interventations’ Zakaria Boucetta   Project “Monumental Interventions” has been a series of conceptual projects that I have been attempting to visualize in order to pursue further in my architectural masters thesis. The idea comes to integrate a new formal interventional architecture in between scenic […]

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Collaging Social & Political Intentions

Collaging Social & Political Intentions Mayuri Paranthahan Projects   Mad Girl’s Love Song In a series of collages, ‘Mad Girl’s Love Song’ depicts the female experience in the context of gendered space. These collages attempt to portray feminist issues spatially – for instance, the sexualization of the […]

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Cutoutmix_Funky Cutouts For All

Cutoutmix_Funky Cutouts For All Francesca Perani Project As a reaction to the proliferation of ‘borrowed’ silhouettes from maters as Hockney, Hopper, Magritte amongst others and inspired by the geniality of pioneers as skarglubbar, Cutoutmix by Francesca Perani identifies a new architectural silhouette who doesn’t just […]

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The Strawberry Effect

The Strawberry Effect Meric Arslanoglu Archiprix TR 2016, National Graduation Project Competition | 1st Prize   Project “The Strawberry Effect” project takes place in the factory of the man-made experience where the natural ceased to exist, beside the Hudson River, in the end of the […]

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Imagination To The Viewer

Imagination To The Viewer Derya Sancar Project Out of a territorial research I developed the project that creates conditions for a new relation between the people and the water by giving the Bosphorus an identity as a living space, hosting different activities. Within this vision three prototypes of infrastructural monuments […]

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City Routine

City Routine Amon Lasmar Project The pictures portray the routine on a day of a fictitious body in the city. The intention was to illustrate in a singular way the wealth of forms, ambiences and experiences that are present in the city and that end […]

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Vertical Wunderkammer

Vertical Wunderkammer Kasia Piekarczyk & Asmund Skeie Project In 1966 the city of Madrid invited to an unprecedented, public exhibition. The multimedia event presented the ambitious plans for a brand new city centre at AZCA that would brand Madrid as a modern metropolis and launch […]

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Architecture of Place

Architecture of Place Mary Grigoryan Project In the summer of 2016 I did practical training at Office DE Architect where we carried out 2 international competitions. Task 1: to design a tourist hostel in the center of Amsterdam on the historical square. Task 2: to […]

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Thinking Through Making

Thinking Through Making Elia Loupasaki   Project The project takes place at Castle Green in Barking and Dagenham. The site condition is currently parkland surrounded by the A13 and residential terraces . The site is large in scale, the intended outcome was to create a housing […]

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Exploring Mediums

Exploring Mediums T.K. Justin Ng     Project Common Ground Common Ground imagines a new form of mixed-use development where very different programs are tied together through an activated central spine. This central spine acts as a core that is freed to become far more than mere […]

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AA TwentySeventeen Graduates

AA TwentySeventeen Graduates This post has been specifically curated to celebrate the graduates of the AA of 2017. Thank you and congratulations to you all!   Diploma 1 Hotel Croydon by James Mak Hotel Croydon is emblematic of our cities, wants, and aspirations, however momentary. Our […]

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