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  • Simplicity Project

  • Helen Shulkin is an emerging artist based in Baden-Baden, Germany. Her illustrations for the Simplicity Project search for new methods to interpret industrial and urban spaces. She focuses on the idea of a metamorphosis where, through her individual sensibility, constructions of structural complexity and of immense, [...]
  • Experience Japanese architecture

  • Japanese living space is a series of twelve publications on Japanese magazine Kenchiku-Jouranl, where Hiroko Tominaga – co-founder of FT Architects – wants the viewer to experience Japanese architecture. She has visited traditional architecture all around Japan and drawn cartoons and texts to illustrate architectur[...]
  • 12 natural soundproof materials

  • Welcome silence with a selection of twelve natural soundproof materials for interiors and construction: what they all have in common is that they are environmental friendly and each has its own technical asset and visual uniqueness. In case you live with kids, reduce the happy screaming with little felt animals tha[...]
  • Paper city is still growing

  • Charles Young began his Paperholm project in August 2014, and his paper city is still growing. As a daily project he creates little buildings that slowly grow into a dreamy urbanscape. Most of his creations are accompanied by short animated gifs that illustrate their function: each new piece is designed, built, photo[...]
  • Architecture playing cards

  • Tomasz Sachanowicz from S.LAB architecture designed a set of architectural playing cards, featuring and promoting the architecture of Szczecin, Poland. “We conceived deck of playing cards with a series of the most interesting and distinctive buildings from Szczecin’s rich architectural history”, he explains. The bu[...]
  • Genius Disloci

  • Genius Disloci is a project by Valerio Recchioni that ironically studies and deepens the relationship between architecture and the environment, through collages that combine contemporary buildings and art painting masterpieces. He creates new contexts answering this simple question: “What would happen if some of th[...]
  • Nestled cities

  • The nestled cities, dreamy architectures and utopian worlds by Ana Aragão grow vertically step by step, wall after wall. The Portuguese illustrator, born in 1984, has a background in architecture and builds her dream houses through illustrations and paintings. Her imaginery is inspired by mental and emotional maps [...]
  • 8 architecture leisure books

  • Start this year's readings with a selection of soft architecture leisure books that can be enjoyed while studying for finals or at a coffee break. Matthew Frederick tells us about the 101 things he learned in architecture school – how to draw a line and the ever-present concept of the vernacular – coupled with the [...]
  • Gifts for architects and designers

  • Still missing lots of presents? Have a look at this selection, for architects and designers only. You can go high-tech with a fancy portable laser cutter or a smart tool for iPad that lets you scan the whole place in seconds, combined with a measuring laser pen that makes the deal. You could buy small little workin[...]
  • Design Earth

  • Led by architects El Hadi Jazairy and Rania Ghosn, Design Earth is a collaborative practice that creates spectacular geographies, visualizing a range of aesthetic and political concerns for architecture and urbanism. Their last project Pacific Aquarium – presented at the Oslo Architecture Triennale – reflects on th[...]
  • The picnic project

  • How far can a re-appropriation of nature go? The picnic project takes in consideration the post-industrial era in the northwest lignite mining area of Ptolemaida, between Greece and Macedonia. Focusing on three main techniques, Greenhouse, Grafting (shaping arrangements of trees into uniform structures), and Outdoo[...]
  • Vasco Mourão, the originals

  • Portuguese artist Vasco Mourão presents new formats for his city illustrations, adding curves, wood, and fluid three dimensions. Well known for his pieces on daily magazines, his Originals bear the same formula: dense abstract urban settings, made only by using a black pen and a big dose of patience. "I draw cities[...]