Posts Tagged "Architecture"

‘Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age’

Thanks to the Barbican (what wonderful architecture) for putting on the superb “Constructing Worlds” exhibition. It showcased “photography and architecture in the modern age” and features work by Walker Evans, Stephen Shore, Andreas Gursky and Nadav Kandar amongst others. It…

‘Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age’

Syd Meade

Now that Neil Blomkamp’s Elysium is in cinemas it seems a good time to feature the work of one of our favourite graphic heroes… the inimitable Syd Meade. In the 1970′s Meade was an industrial designer for corporations such as…

Syd Meade

Zumthor’s Gold

Congratulations to Peter Zumthor, architect of the Therme Vals for being awarded the prestigious RIBA Gold Medal. The Therme Vals, his beautifully conceived Swiss Spa, exerts a particular hold on the imagination. It references many archetypes – the submerged city,…

Zumthor’s Gold