We need more ugliness and danger in our aesthetic and critical practice.
As a socio-material practice architecture concerns itself with embodying ideas in space. I will even stick my neck out and say, architecture actually has nothing to do with function.
architectural cult leaders often take the cultish and bad behaviour into their firms.
Yes, it is almost that time of year (at least in the Southern Hemisphere) when architecture students begin class and go about the business of
In many respects the architect’s office resembles a scrap yard and the organisational pattern that emerges from the activities and material artefacts in the office is the idea that an architect is a gleaner.
It was RUOK day in my part of the world last week and this got me thinking. I also spoke to a friend who told me how much she dreaded crits in architecture school. Anxiety is one of the most debilitating things that can beset you prior to design jury or a crit. It’s hard […]