Jenga
Post 230
Tags: Jenga, Scott, Georgia, Nucleo, Primitive, Building
Leslie Scott, Jenga, 70'
Transport Ministry, Georgia, 70'
Nucleo, Primitive Abitative, 2010
Leslie Scott, Jenga, 70' | Transport Ministry, Georgia, 70' | Nucleo, Primitive Abitative, 2010
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Glory Holes 2
Post 225
Tags: Niemeyer, Fischer, Glory, Hole, Lick, Noisette, Brasil, Ibirapuera
Oscar Niemeyer, Ibirapuera Auditorium Sculpture, 2005
Real Glory Hole
Oscar Niemeyer, Ibirapuera Auditorium Sculpture, 2005 | Urs Fischer, Noisette, 2009 | Real Glory Hole
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It's time to seed
Post 198
Tags: Guixe, Heatherwick, Norway, Seed, Alessi, Shanghai, Expo
Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Norway, 2008
Heatherwick Studio, UK British Pavilion, Shanghai, 2010
Martì Guixe, Seed safe, 2010
Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Norway, 2008 | Heatherwick Studio, UK British Pavilion, Shanghai, 2010 | Martì Guixe, Seed safe, 2010
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If you want one year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want ten years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want hundred years of prosperity, grow people.

Ancient chineese proverb

 
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Flying superstructure
Post 195
Tags: Up, Gustafson, Jesus, Balloon, Veneziano, Docter, Porter, pixar
Giuseppe Veneziano, Il Cristo dei palloncini, 2007
Gustafson Porter, Towards paradise, 2008
Up, Pete Docter, 2009
Giuseppe Veneziano, Il Cristo dei palloncini, 2007 | Gustafson Porter, Towards paradise, 2008 | Up, Pete Docter, 2009
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Splitting
Post 188
Tags: Matta-clark, Pawson, House, Splitting
Gordon Matta-Clark, Splitting, 1974
John Pawson, House of stone, 2010
Gordon Matta-Clark, Splitting, 1974 | John Pawson, House of stone, 2010
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Are we all Euclide's sons?
Post 176
Tags: Katsura, Mondrian, Shapes, Square, Japan
Villa imperiale di Katsura, from 1617
Piet Mondrian, Composition with red, yellow blue and black, 1921
Villa imperiale di Katsura, from 1617 | Piet Mondrian, Composition with red, yellow blue and black, 1921
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High tech/Low tech
Post 162
Tags: zaha hadid, fernando & humberto campana
Zaha Hadid, Bench, 2003
Antibodies, Fernando & Humberto Campana, Diamantina III, 2008
Zaha Hadid, Bench, 2003 | Antibodies, Fernando & Humberto Campana, Diamantina III, 2008
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Condestruction
Post 146
Tags: doris salcedo, jan vormann
Doris Salcedo, Shibboleth, 2007
Jan Vormann, Plastic construction pieces, 2007
Doris Salcedo, Shibboleth, 2007 | Jan Vormann, Plastic construction pieces, 2007
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Holes and balls
Post 140
Tags: victor & rolf, carsten höller, gordon matta-clark
Viktor & Rolf Spring 2010
Carsten Höller, Red Double Sphere Hanging, 2008
Gordon Matta-Clark, Conical Intersect (detail), 1975
Viktor & Rolf Spring 2010 | Carsten Höller, Red Double Sphere Hanging, 2008 | Gordon Matta-Clark, Conical Intersect (detail), 1975
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Favela chic
Post 136
Tags: herzog & de meuron, MVRDV, brazil, favela
A favela in Sao Paulo
MVRDV for Brad Pitt´s Make It Right Foundation, 2008
Herzog & de Meuron, VitraHaus, 2010
A favela in Sao Paulo | MVRDV for Brad Pitt´s Make It Right Foundation, 2008 | Herzog & de Meuron, VitraHaus, 2010
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