Gehry loves to sketch. The launch of the architectural process seized the acclaimed director Sydney Pollack to explore the projects of his good friend Frank O. Gehry till realisation.
Steven Holl won the game by playing it tactically. He has no doubt charmed the city government by inspiring his design of the Casino at Knokke’s pride: the 35-meter wide wall painting by Magritte.
The sun has in this proposal the ability to whirl down on the sandy beach by the open spaces between the volumes. The gaps also offer a nice variety with the full densely built coastline.
“Blob” literally stands for Binary Large Object, an object consisting of a large amount of data. The term is applied in everyday use at any futuristically designed architecture with double curved surfaces in the facade and/or roof.
The fragmentation of larger wholes in spatial cinematic scenography. The attention to the outside, not coincidentally rest area, but to shape space.
Industrial buildings seems to be eminently a field of non-architecture. Nonetheless a company could give themselve a qualitative face with architecture.
A contamination of the concepts ‘deconstruction’ and ‘visited’. The Parc de la Villette by Bernard Tschumi, among other things can be interpreted as a metaphor for an urban vision of the expansion of the Parisian center.
The shining white buildings illustrate the very private process of De Portzamparc. The building program is decomposed and worked trough into its elements and reassembled into autonomous architectural fragments.
LA an open-air museum of the American residential architecture of the 20th century.