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huge facade animation

June 7th, 2011 No Comments


 

 

suposedly, this is a handful of abandoned buildings in Oslo which André Chocron uses as canvases when he creates an impressive animated visual.…

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street advertising take over

April 6th, 2011 No Comments

 

In an undercover operation a team of local volunteers swaped the advertisements in Madrid’s city center making the entire publicity landscape disappear. Find more info here.

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OMA goes Bijlmermeer

September 4th, 2009 No Comments

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OMA plans to rebuild a Filip-Dujardanesque Bijlmermeer (Amsterdam’s 80′s)  in Singapore.

Here is one of the key-statements by Ole Scheeren: “The design addresses concerns of shared space and social needs in a contemporary society and simultaneously responds to…

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future construction

April 23rd, 2009 No Comments

this short film starts with a nice feature about the future application of design-architecture-modeling-construction before it gets into the cheesy dream of a french homesick time-traveler…
so now I am curious what ‘contemporary’ buildings can be constructed in…

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The Places We Live

January 28th, 2009 No Comments

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The places we live‘ by Jona Bendiksen is this really well-done interactive photo and sound documentary about  households in slums around the world. I spent half an afternoon looking at it, here is the link.

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David Byrne – Playing the Building

September 3rd, 2008 No Comments

David Byrne is activating the Maritime Building’s Sound in NYC, a fromer ferry station, by the use of engines that set specifis parts of the building into vibration to release the objects natural ambient sound.

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Post-it Space: Imbiss der Republik

May 1st, 2008 No Comments

A corner of the job-site where the former east german ‘Palast der Republik‘ (images here) is being demolished these days gives temporary home to this weird container-outpost of the curry-wurst, forming its own little…

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Kentucky Museum Plaza by Koolhaas

March 23rd, 2008 No Comments

Came over this again today, still nice to see how the collage-situation in the shop merge with the animated collage. Reminds me of the first pages of the SMLXL book…

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Blue Tarp – Houses

January 14th, 2008 No Comments

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These pictures were taken last spring in Vietnam, similar developments can also be seen in China. Blue Tarp is being used as a low-tech shell against wind & water due to its easy handling and reusability as seen here.…

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urban bridge

January 10th, 2008 No Comments

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This very inspiring collage was shown at the last venice biennale. Does anyone remember who the author is or related to what topic this pic was shown?

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