Archive for May, 2011

La Haban Vieja: Walls – Terrace – Metainstitute

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 9:53 No Comments

Post by Corrado Curti | This post is a new entry on No Place to Hide: an online map of potential places VIEW PROJECTS ON THE MAP HERE Title: La Haban Vieja: Walls – Terrace – Metainstitute Place: La Habana, Cuba, 23°8′0″N 82°23′0″W Type: Project Author: Lebbeus Woods Date: 1995 http://maps.google.com Description: The proposal by […]

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Splitter

Tuesday, May 24, 2011 12:08 No Comments

Post by Lars Kordetzky | This post is the fourth entry on No Place to Hide: an online map of potential places VIEW PROJECTS ON THE MAP HERE Title: Splitter Place: Vienna 48° 12′ 29.99″ N, 16° 22′ 23.03″ E Type: Project Author: Lars Kordetzky Date: 1996 http://maps.google.com Description: “The three pairs of towers form […]

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A Call for Kami: Talking to Marcos Novak

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 11:45 1 Comment

On 12 February 2011, RIEAch’s Per-Johan Dahl met with architect and media theorist Marcos Novak at Novel Cafe in Downtown Los Angeles to talk about current conditions of space making. Sitting just a few blocks from SCI Arc, the discussion circulated around issues of algorithms, cultural connections, and the need for kami in contemporary discourse. […]

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Intervista a Reena Tiwari: Il simbolismo dell’architettura dovrebbe essere sociale

Monday, May 16, 2011 10:47 1 Comment

Post di Gricelys Rosario Per leggere l’intervista in inglese clicca qui: Talking with Reena Tiwari: the symbolism of architecture should be social Reena Tiwari, designer urbana, teorica di strategie di sviluppo delle città e docente  presso l’University of Technology di Perth, è stata una dei protagonisti della conferenza tenutasi a Torino il 16 aprile nell’ambito […]

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Living Labs Global Award 2011 Winners Announced

Friday, May 13, 2011 14:34 11 Comments

The eight winning solutions of the Living Labs Global Award 2011 were announced yesterday in Stockholm. The competition called for technological solutions that would address the local societal problems pinpointed by eight global cities in search of the latest service innovations to make their cities smarter, greener and more inclusive. The participant cities were: Barcelona, […]

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