the best Instagrammers in popular culture are those able to dis-assemble, play with and regurgitate the norms of that culture and its image-politics. I don’t see a lot of that on social media when it comes to architects and the so-called architectural canon.
So here is my own list of Weasel words specific to architects and urbanists.
This last week or so at my graduate school of architecture the students were lining up for selfies with Bjarke when he came as a
This issue is a train wreck of big brands, naive and not so naive political populism; ignorance about architecture and conflicting theories of architecture, planning and urban design .
Many architects fall into the trap of getting in a few new designers and fresh design ideas in the hope this will change the brand or how the firm is perceived.
So Apple is going to take over Federation Square. Another bit of creeping and insidious privatisation of public space in the city. The outrage on Twitter was incessant.