video Archives - Pagina 2 di 14 - Loves by Domus

Category archives: video

  • Curves of Iran

  • To the people asking me: "Why do you want to go to Iran?", I'd like to show them this video. Once again, Itook a 3 weeks trip in the Middle East, with my video bag, filled with a few extra shirts, with one thought in mind: make people want to travel. The narration explains the whole thing : "Curves are everywhere in [...]
  • Rebuilding the Recoletos Racquetball Court in 3D

  • Recoletos Racquetball Court (Madrid, 1935) Architect: Secundino Zuazo (1887–1971) Structural Engineer: Eduardo Torroja The Recoletos Racquetball Court project is a rarity nowadays, it is a so-called Jai Alai court, a sport of Basque origin whose popularity in Spain has decreased in the last few decades. The few cour[...]
  • Frank Lloyd Wright on Arrogance

  • Frank Lloyd Wright’s designs seem very clean now, but at the time, Wright was a controversial personality and his work was as much hated as respected. That’s what Mike Wallace wanted to talk about during this interview aired in September 1957 when the architect was 90 years old. Mike Wallace: Somebody said that the [...]
  • Mies van der Rohe - Architecture as language

  • "Architecture is a language and I think you have to have a grammar in order to have a language. If you are good at that, you speak a wonderful prose, if you are really good, you can be a poet". Mies van der Rohe A short video going through Mies van der Rohe's thinking expressed by the architect's own words. A perso[...]
  • European Identity - Made in Europe

  • A video project that brings together the views of several architects on a tour of 16 cities, from London to Lisbon, from Bucharest to Trondheim to create a debate on the identity of architecture in Europe. Is there a European identity? Sixteen architecture studios reflect on this question. The debate began at the 201[...]
  • Herzog & de Meuron: Fondazione Feltrinelli a Milano

  • Feltrinelli per Porta Volta: La peculiarità dell’area è rappresentata dalla sua localizzazione lungo il tracciato delle Mura Spagnole: le antiche mura, risalenti al Quindicesimo secolo, sono le ultime di una serie di fortificazioni che, a partire dai tempi romani, hanno definito i confini della città. Con l’apertura[...]
  • BIPOLAND: International Holocaust Remembrance Day

  • Poland is a country with a very brutal past, even so recent at just 70 years ago. The holocaust is something I have thought about often as a child, especially as a 3-year-old with a vivid imagination and my father sitting me in front of the television to watch Pink Floyd's 'The Wall' film. I have always wanted to visit[...]
  • 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[...]
  • Joe Gilbert: East to West

  • London has a fantastic and varied array of beautifully designed bridges, many over a century old. We use them everyday to get from A to B. But how often do we stop and admire them for their design? This film aims to do just that. East to West acts as a high-paced montage showcasing the intricacies of all the bridges in[...]
  • Laurie Baker: Symphonies in brick

  • "Uncommon Sense: The Life & Architecture of Laurie Baker" Filming of the Laurie Baker Film has completed. Over 100 hours of footage of over 50 buildings and interviews with over 30 architects, clients, urban planners, family, friends and unprecedented access to archival footage, photos and Baker's writings, sketch[...]
  • Omi Palone - Architecture (Official Video)

  • The video for ‘Architecture’ is a visual homage to relics of the Brutalist and Modernist architectural movements and social-housing builds of the 1960s and 70s. Shot across the London boroughs between W10 to E14 and featuring structures designed by the likes of Ernő Goldfinger, Neave Brown and Alison and Peter Smithso[...]