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Spikes keep the homeless away, pushing them further out of sight. #defensivearchitecture

Spikes keep the homeless away, pushing them further out of sight. #defensivearchitecture | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Alex Andreou: A new development in London has installed metal spikes in an alcove – such 'defensive architecture' helps us to pretend real poverty doesn't exist
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Obscenity | Obscene was the Venice Biennale of Rem Koolhass by @F_Roche_NT « new-territories

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Istanbul's new Metro Bridge and the political battle over the city's historic panorama

Istanbul's new Metro Bridge and the political battle over the city's historic panorama | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Official blog of the Society of Architectural Historians.
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Radical Cities: Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture | VersoBooks.com

Radical Cities: Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture | VersoBooks.com | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Verso Books is the largest independent, radical publishing house in the English-speaking world.
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minsuk cho #koreanpavilion #GOLDENlion

minsuk cho #koreanpavilion #GOLDENlion | The Nomad | Scoop.it
at the venice architecture biennale, designboom took a closer look at the golden lion-winning korean pavilion, entitled 'crow’s eye view'.
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In the Floating City, an architecture of modernism: the Venice Biennale - Arts & Leisure

In the Floating City, an architecture of modernism: the Venice Biennale - Arts & Leisure | The Nomad | Scoop.it
The split between North and South Korea, an index of architecture in the Arab world, a project on parliament buildings around the globe, and lots of Rem Koolhaas. A survey of the interesting exhibits at the world’s premier architecture event.
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ONE OF THE BEST POSTS : No.133 - I traveled to Paris and returned with twenty-one maps - @TheDraftery

ONE OF THE BEST POSTS : No.133 - I traveled to Paris and returned with twenty-one maps - @TheDraftery | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Emma Sims is a designer born in Vancouver, Canada. Her drawings incorporate research from multiple registers while exploring their narrative subtext.
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Rem Koolhaas: 'Architecture has become a total fiction' – video

Rem Koolhaas: 'Architecture has become a total fiction' – video | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Take an exclusive tour around Venice Architecture Biennale with its curator, the powerhouse Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas
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Rem Koolhaas is stating "the end" of his career, says Peter Eisenman

Rem Koolhaas is stating "the end" of his career, says Peter Eisenman | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Curator Rem Koolhaas has used the Venice Architecture Biennale to announce the end of his "hegemony" over the profession, says architect Peter Eisenman.
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STUART ELDEN /// Thinking the Volume: Subterranean, Atmospheric and Oblique Territories « ARCHIPELAGO | The Podcast Platform of the Funambulist

STUART ELDEN /// Thinking the Volume: Subterranean, Atmospheric and Oblique Territories « ARCHIPELAGO | The Podcast Platform of the Funambulist | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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Venice Biennale 2014 Winners: Korea, Chile, Russia, France, Canada

Venice Biennale 2014 Winners: Korea, Chile, Russia, France, Canada | The Nomad | Scoop.it
The awards ceremony for the 14th  International Architecture Exhibition have just wrapped and the results are in!  Rem Koolhaas, the director of the
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2014 Venice Arch. Biennale review:" It doesn't offer answers, but the questions it raises are pertinent. You couldn't ask for more than this."

2014 Venice Arch. Biennale review:" It doesn't offer answers, but the questions it raises are pertinent. You couldn't ask for more than this." | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Rem Koolhaas's excellent Biennale sets new sensibilities against old, and maps out Italy's history of grandeur and brutality, says Rowan Moore
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TOWARDS A NEW AVANT-GARDE | Stay Radical - Venice Architecture Biennial 2014

Stay Radical - Venice Architecture Biennial 2014

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Google Cultural Institute

Google Cultural Institute | The Nomad | Scoop.it

The Google Cultural Institute brings together millions of artifacts from multiple partners, with the stories that bring them to life, in a virtual museum.

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Chilean Pavilion centres around a politically charged concrete wall

Chilean Pavilion centres around a politically charged concrete wall | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Chile's biennale pavilion centres around a prefabricated concrete wall tied to both the country's political history and its 20th century housing stock.
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Hovership holidays: North Korean architects shake up tourism

Hovership holidays: North Korean architects shake up tourism | The Nomad | Scoop.it
From
hovership holiday homes to pink boudoirs perfect for Lady Penelope,
here's the brave new world North Korean architects would build if there
were no constraints
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Andrés Jaque obtiene el León de Plata en la Bienal de Arquitectura de Venecia

Andrés Jaque obtiene el León de Plata en la Bienal de Arquitectura de Venecia | The Nomad | Scoop.it
La propuesta del madrileño presenta de manera crítica cómo los medios logran ocupar otros espacios sociales , destaca el jurado
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Architect Rem Koolhaas: Our cities are the brainchildren of Reagan and Thatcher - Telegraph

Architect Rem Koolhaas: Our cities are the brainchildren of Reagan and Thatcher - Telegraph | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Rem Koolhaas, curator of this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale, tells Jonathan Glancey why the uniformity of modern cities drives him up the wall
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Biennale Architettura 2014 - Monditalia: Radical Pedagogies - YouTube

Intervista con Beatriz Colomina, Britt Eversole e Anna-Maria Meister alla 14. Mostra Internazionale di Architettura (sezione Monditalia: "Radical Pedagogies"...
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Vernissage: The Mound of Vendôme by @davidgissen | Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA)

Vernissage: The Mound of Vendôme by @davidgissen | Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA) | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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#REMdamentals as a cabinet de curiosités | #archives #architecture #arbitrary - Architectural Record

#REMdamentals as a cabinet de curiosités | #archives #architecture #arbitrary - Architectural Record | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Rem Koolhaas and a team of researchers make a case for architecture’s essentials at the Venice Biennale.
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Absorbing Modernity: Domesticity at the Venice Biennale - A/N Blog

Absorbing Modernity: Domesticity at the Venice Biennale - A/N Blog | The Nomad | Scoop.it
A/N Blog - Quicks hits and big thoughts from The Architect's Newspaper
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Venice Architecture Biennale: the top 10 pavilions (according to Mr. Wainwright, of course...)

Venice Architecture Biennale: the top 10 pavilions (according to Mr. Wainwright, of course...) | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Oliver Wainwright: Sandcastle towns in Israel, a greenhouse that looks like a snowflake, and the future of tourism in North Korea. Curator Rem Koolhaas asked the national pavilions at this year's Venice to tackle their ideas of 'modernity'. Here are 10 of the best
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