we should be asking as architects is: how does technology translate to the politics of architecture
For architect’s attitudes to Design Research need to be clearer and less contaminated by the twin evils of academic prejudice, about what research is, and the theory free zone of intuitive alpha-male designing.
Radical design innovation or new design research knowledge, knowledge that questions the status quo, don’t come out of playing it safe
architectural cult leaders often take the cultish and bad behaviour into their firms.
I fear that the latest digital software dictates our design decisions without architects really thinking that much about it. Instead of jumping on the new great new BIM technology bandwagon we need a different debate. I worry that some of… Read More ›
The alpha male star architects gave drawing a bad name.
Digital computing has destroyed essential elements of architectural design. Digital software is killing our architecture schools and the profession. When I read about Schooomaker (king of the market processes) or the other dudes in the parametric digital tribe my eyes… Read More ›
These days there is no “ONE” absolute career path for design architects.