Artwork by Barbara Kruger.
In 1963, the famous Dutch architect Constant Nieuwenhuys wrote: ‘’The future homo ludens (playing man) will probably be a normal man. His main activities will be focused on the construction of reality, whilst freely creating the world without the hardships or struggle for existence. It should give rise to the revolution of public behaviour. If man becomes independent of work, he will not be attached to one place, he will not have to settle down. He will be able to move freely, to change surroundings and to expand his territories. His relationship with space will be as free as that with his time’’ (daniel Herman, Constant’s new Babilon, Artbyte, March-April, 2000
While watching the world going mental, I remembered one weekend last year that made me think that despite all political hassles the future is brighter than ever. It was that one weekend in Venice exploring Architecture Biennale. Read More
Last Year Archinect was looking for the XS creations making an XXL impact and we are glad that our Yellow Submarine was chosen and featuredtogether with other 7 small but fierce interventions, ideas and buildings that push architecture in a constructive direction by going small.
Pleased to share : http://uk.archinect.com/features/article/149979050/the-short-life-and-bitter-end-to-munich-s-yellow-submarine Read More
'Skywalkers' by FriendsWithYou, 2006 Miami Beach
i took a year away from what i thought i knew.
i concentrated on what i want to say to myself:
'what am i doing to get out of where i am. '
i took 25 flights this year to various countries, cities and people.
I explored new geographies and tamed new places.
In the meantime, in my mind i revised places i’ve been and places i lived.
i visited the persons i used to be and already lost contact with.
i traveled back to my childhood and started finding coincidenses ( or maybe not) what fascinated me back than, fascinates me now. Read More