obscura mint plaza building projection – 7 HD projectors over a 6,000 pixel plate.
This is the journal of Geebird & Bamby Ltd., a venture by two guys who like the arts, especially photography, design and architecture. It will focus on late modernism and deal with the current urban changes that some people call the end of the american age. Further it will look back at the icons of the 20th century in design, art and architecture.
This is one of the latest project propose by NL Architect for The Performing Arts Center in Taipei. It’ s to serve a variety of large-scale performances, including dramas and operas. The structure will contain three theatres: a 1500-seat Grand Theater, and two 800-seat theathers for repertory performances.
intelligent cutting patterns reveal a hidden three dimensional world inside ordinary plates of steel. full spread here.
Peter Zumthor is the 33rd laureate to receive the prize, which consists of a $100,000 grant and a bronze medallion and is awarded at a different architecturally significant location each year. This year’s ceremony is to be held on May 29 in Buenos Aires.
The project most closely associated with Mr. Zumthor is the spa he completed in 1996 for the Hotel Therme in Vals, an Alpine village in Switzerland. Using slabs of quartzite that evoke stacked Roman bricks, Mr. Zumthor created a contemporary take on the baths of antiquity.
Argento’s 1977 epic “Suspiria” is a beautiful work of art direction, wardrobe, out of this world set design and chic horror. Jessica Harper gets tormented while wearing some of the hottest numbers and basically the whole film moves around amazing visuals and great color coordination; we need more films like this nowadays.