Sand Circles, California, Jim Denevan
A Simple Heart | Dogma
Dogma was founded in 2002 by Pier Vittorio Aureli and Martino Tattara. From the beginning of its activities, Dogma has worked on the relationship between architecture and the city by focusing mostly on urban design and large-scale projects. Parallel to the design projects, the members of Dogma have intensely engaged with teaching, writing, and research, activities that have been an integral part of the office’s engagement with architecture
Christaller’s Central Place Theory in practice looks like really sloppy circular Gallifreyan?
Don’t mind me, braindead.
Airport Runway Screenprints NOMO
Has anyone pointed the similarities between these two design concepts already? Howard’s concept of the Garden Cities of To-Morrow was designed to eradicate slums and was an early formulation of what would become a suburb. These were essentially cities where people could live, work and recreate without leaving their confines.
The recently released plans for Apple’s second campus have been described as “futuristic,” but a circular complex strikes me as anything but. Taking this in with the recent article in the New Yorker about silicon Valley’s obsession with changing the world, it really does seem like Apple is—unconsciously, at least—heading toward the fabricated, albeit fenced-in utopia that Howard tried to achieve.
industrial winter in kemerovo
by adam kleine