Put down your pencils boys and girls and pick up that stylus, because the future of sketching is now. In our gloss of Representation + Interpretation, we postulated on what it means to be somewhere, but to a deeper extent, we took a close, albeit biased, look at the virtual world vs the physical world. In … More Morpholio Journal. The Future of Sketching.
Source: Dezeen Zaha Hadid Architects says its design for the Tokyo stadium design should be revised rather than scrapped, to avoid missing the immovable deadline of the 2020 Olympics. Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) has issued a statement to “set the record straight” over accusations that its design for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic stadium led to spiralling … More Zaha Hadid says Japan ignored warnings over Olympic Stadium construction costs.
Toki is a design collective of two recent Howard University graduates (shout out to our alma mater!). The pair consists of Toluwalase Rufai (@tolu_r) and Khai Grubbs (@khaitect).Set in an abandoned building near Rhode Island Metro, this is the second installment in their ongoing Synth Series. We would be lying if we said this isn’t impressive. … More Architects make Art. Synth Series by TOKI
Read Part I Here. Read Part II Here. Read Part III Here. As Descartes tells us, the only knowledge that we can trust is our own, hence his famous dictum cogito ergo sum, “I think, therefore I am.” Descartes’ argument is that everything, including reality, is doubtful. But by thinking about, even doubting in some way, … More Representation + Interpretation Part IV
Read Part I Here. Read Part II Here. In the sci-fi thriller, Leonardo DiCaprio plays Dominick Cobb, a professional thief and former architect who, along with his partner Arthur, specialises in stealing secrets from his victims by infiltrating their dreams; a process known as extraction. We are introduced to the pair on their latest mission, … More Representation + Interpretation Part III
The following is part 1 of a 4 part series in which I wish to share some of my thoughts on the idea of Representation + Interpretation; what it means, to not only an architect (me), but what this particular architect believes it means in a general sense. As fair warning, I am not interested … More Representation + Interpretation Part I