Sahina Sherchan·16 views
Navigating through the slippery art world, forever fluctuating, is a difficult task for any artist. The recent spectacle of Maurizio Cattelan’s ‘Comedian’ caused a sensation at Art Basel in Miami Beach. The artwork consisting of a single banana stuck to a wall with duct tape was sold to three buyers for roughly $120,000. Bringing us to the question, as Andy Warhol once put it, is art truly ‘whatever you can get away with’?
Arnaud Latran·101 views
Norman Foster is one of a handful of contemporary architects whose names...
Olga Tuleja·204 views
The internet offers seemingly endless possibilities- whether it’s another Zoom date with friends, posting on social media groups, playing games, or sharing our work online- but at the same time, there’s a certain sense of emptiness that comes with limiting your social interactions to a screen. Perhaps this is a chance to rediscover and redefine what staying connected means to us on a deeper level. Let's have a looks at some existing design solutions offered.
Theodora Stefan·93 views
Within its controlled beauty, almost rigid at times, Berlin seems to be a photographic experiment– its tempered clamour takes me by surprise and I start to wonder whether the omniscient energy of the city is immortalised below its surface, awaiting discovery.
Arnaud Latran·121 views
As the new Hudson Yards' centrepiece 'Vessel' opens its doors, it is time to reflect on the landmark; its symbols, its context and its overall lack of clarity
Sarah Osei·477 views
With thousands of us either working from home, studying from home or...
Dolunay Dogahan·95 views
Now that most of us are working, living, exercising and doing anything and everything from home, we are experiencing the impact of the design of our living environments on our well-being, both physically and mentally more than ever. Things we overlooked in our homes, like the little balcony which we thought was a nice addition to the flat, has now become our main living space, an essential part of our well-being amidst self-isolation. But can design really make us happier and healthier? Research shows that 1 in 4 people is likely to suffer from depression each year in the UK. How is our built environment responding to the physical and mental wellbeing requirements of occupants? What do regulations say (and don't say)?
Arnaud Latran·147 views
Ishigami’s portfolio consists of the most spectacular, strange and sensible pieces to emerge out of the architectural field recently: floating rocks, invisible pavilions, buildings that emerges out of a line drawn in the sky or clouds gently resting on water.