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Monthly Archives: April, 2011

Oil Platforms for Urban Revitalization

‘‘As our needs change, faster, cheaper and less energy-consuming solutions are required.” –Charles Jencks/Nathan Silver, Adhocism: The Case for Improvisation ”Recycling is over– it is time for reusing, repurposing, upcycling … Continue reading

April 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Dangerous Arts | Salman Rushdie

The following is taken from an article in The New York Times: . by SALMAN RUSHDIE THE  great Turbine Hall at London’s Tate Modern, a former power station, is a notoriously difficult space … Continue reading

April 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

The contemporary ruin: a manifesto | Andreas Angelidakis

I’ ve just came across a very sensitive project by my current tutor in University of Patras, Andreas Angelidakis (check his blog too)! ”Andreas Angelidakis is an architect who likes mountains and … Continue reading

April 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

A Defensive Architecture | Nicholas Szczepaniak

I was always fascinated by dystopian and utopian projects. However, this kind of approach doesn’t seem to be highly approved in greek architecture schools. Thus, I am really thankful to … Continue reading

April 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Project//Ecoweek2011 | Workshop31

The last few weeks have been quite intense -having participated in Ecoweek2011- and posting seemed to be out of schedule. I am finally able to share my experiences from my … Continue reading

April 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

*Royal Re-Formation | Paul NIcholls

I found this extraordinary project by Bartlett graduate Paul Nicholls through a friend’s blog and I was so thrilled that I couldn’t resist to re-blog it! ”ROYAL CABINETS In an … Continue reading

April 6, 2011 · Leave a comment