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  • La terra Toscana di Giovanni Michelucci

  • Per festeggiare Pistoia, città natale di Giovanni Michelucci, Capitale italiana della Cultura per il 2017, proponiamo un estratto del testo scritto dall’architetto Toscano su Domus due mesi prima della sua scomparsa. Un testo in cui, “l’architetto più travagliato del mondo”, come lo aveva definito Gio Ponti, esprime il[...]
  • Craco: an abandoned town

  • Craco is an abandoned town in the province of Matera, Basilicata, Italy. In 1963 a landslide destroyed part of Craco. The population decided to abandon their homes. The landslide was mainly caused by leakages of water and sewerage networks and by the urban growth of the 20th century. The Municipality of Craco is tryi[...]
  • Burri: la "rivoluzione" del Grande Cretto

  • In Sicilia, e ancor di più nelle province di Trapani e Agrigento, “il 68’” ha poco a che fare con la rivoluzione culturale che investì il mondo. “Il 68’”, per noi siciliani, fu il terremoto del Belìce. Molti piccoli centri urbani vennero rasi al suolo e la ricostruzione fu lenta e drammatica, con circa 70.000 sfollati [...]
  • Finding limitless space in the gardens of Kyoto

  • Regardless of their scale, Kyoto’s gardens share a quality of space that serves as a reminder that one doesn’t need to be in a place like Yosemite to experience the feeling of inhabiting boundless landscape. Limitlessness is, as the writer Bruce Chatwin observed in his essay ‘Wabi’, a consequence not of scale, but of t[...]
  • Christo torna in Italia

  • Un percorso pedonale di tre chilometri sulle acque del lago d'Iseo, nel Bresciano, realizzato utilizzando 70mila metri quadri di tessuto giallo cangiante, sostenuti da un sistema modulare di pontili galleggianti formato da 200mila cubi in polietilene ad alta densità: è 'The Floating Piers', il progetto dell'artista di [...]
  • Simulacra

  • An astonishing video edited using After Effects to create a reproduction of reality, which looks normal when viewed from a certain angle but then breaks apart into individual frames and becomes distorted as the camera moves. Music licensed from Moby About the author: Theo Tagholm is a London-based motion graphics [...]
  • Frozen Fortress

  • "Since its opening day filmmakers Michael Sutton and Julian Tryba have been making multiple trips in excess of 4 hours each visit to capture the amazing handmade ice structures of Ice Castles in Lincoln, New Hampshire. Shooting this project was a challenge as we were dealing with sub zero temperatures on a regular basi[...]
  • The Caves of Ra Paulette

  • "Manual labor is the foundation of my self expression. To do it well, to do it beautifully, is a “whole-person” activity, engaging mental and emotional strengths as well as physical strength. When digging and excavating the caves I break down all the movements into their simplest parts and reassemble them into the mo[...]
  • A Village of Concrete Sculptures

  • Negev Monument, Beersheva, Israel, 1963-1968 Sunlight, wind organs, water, desert, acacias, gray concrete, text, memory A “village of concrete sculptures” covering an area of 10.000 square meters. This work, which dominates the whole desert plain around Beersheva, is Karavan’s first environmental site-specific scul[...]
  • Documentary Platform, una ricerca visiva sul paesaggio

  • Documentary Platform  è una ricerca visiva sul paesaggio, il paesaggio sociale e il territorio italiano nata con il proposito di osservare che cosa sta accadendo in Italia in questo momento storico. Attraverso la costruzione di un archivio visivo, curato da Michele Cera e Federico Covre, vengono raccolte le riflessioni[...]
  • Textscape _ Letter-sized 3D documents

  • Chinese Artist, Hongtao Zhou creates 3D documents to reemphasis printing in modern technological world. Printing technology was first created in accent China to reproduce text using woodblocks, however today’s definition had been widely adopted in 3D printing, an additive process more often to create objects instead of[...]