Sunflower Building Video

The video, projected by Soon in Tokyo, belongs to the Impossible Buildings series to promote the degree in Building Engineering at Elisava. The video is focused on innovation and sustainability in architecture and how important are the Building Engineering professionals to make those concepts come to life. Directed by Martin Allais Produced by Boolab Read more [...]
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Book Review: Obsessive Consumption

Princeton Architectural Press recently sent me a copy of Obsessive Consumption. What did you buy today? I have to confess that at first I didn’t understand the book, since it is full of colorful drawings, but after paying more attention I found it very funny and entertaining. The book, actually the drawings in the book, represent a selection of three year purchases of artist Kate Bingaman-Burt using all kind of patterns, lines and typographies. Here is a small extract from the press Read more [...]
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Guest Post on Vidafine

Our latest guest post for Vidafine is now online! This time it is a combination of two posts in one, both talking about eco friendly architecture. Check out the Green Copper House and Composting Shed at Vidafine. Read more [...]
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Brusselssprout Magazine

Brusselssprout is a free curatorial magazine on contemporary thinking and emergent art that aims to become an open, independent and alternative platform offering content related tot he artistic and cultural world. Their first issue, called “The Game Is Not Over” Dubai Manifesto 1/3, embarks on an extraordinary journey in search of the birthplace of the river of information, the source of Dubai. You can download the magazine from their website. Read more [...]
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The Architect

The Architect is a harrowing and ultimately human story of two very different families. Leo Waters (Anthony Lapaglia) is an idealistic architect and patriarch of an affluent, suburban Chicago family. Tonya Neeley (Viola Davis) is a pragmatic activist who is trying to keep her family together while living in one of the city’s most drug and crime-infested public housing projects. As part of her ongoing campaign to have the project torn down and decent housing built in its place, Tonya Read more [...]
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Elephant Magazine

In November of this year Frame Publishers will launch a new magazine on contemporary art and visual culture called Elephant. Marc Valli, owner of the Magma design book stores, is the editor in chief. With Elephant he is hoping to generate renewal and excitement in an oversaturated and often uncreative magazine market. More now than ever, he believes, a certain group of highly critical people, always in search of the moment, the trend, the age, the Zeitgeist, will look for a medium that reflects Read more [...]
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