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this year's biennale avoids contemporary architecture and has "nothing to do with design," Rem Koolhaas

this year's biennale avoids contemporary architecture and has "nothing to do with design," Rem Koolhaas | The Nomad | Scoop.it
This year's Venice architecture biennale avoids contemporary architecture and has "nothing to do with design," says curator Rem Koolhaas.
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The Draftery: Dispelling the Belief That Architectural Drawing is Dead

The Draftery: Dispelling the Belief That Architectural Drawing is Dead | The Nomad | Scoop.it
The Draftery, a printed platform to
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Henri Lefebvre's magnum opus: a monumental exploration of contemporary society.

Henri Lefebvre's magnum opus: a monumental exploration of contemporary society. | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Verso Books is the largest independent, radical publishing house in the English-speaking world.
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Stand Colectivo Chihuahua / Santos Arquitectura

Stand Colectivo Chihuahua  / Santos Arquitectura | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Descripción de los arquitectos. El stand se ubico en un espacio de 9 x 6 metros, dentro de la Feria Internacional del Libro Guadalajara (FIL) en su edición del año 2013.



La temática surgió de la idea de evocar o interpretar espacial y arquitectónicamente algún rasgo físico de una manifestación artesanal regional,  en este caso,  tomándolo  como punto de partida del …
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How does it feel to be leaving the most beautiful city in the world ? | spatial aesthetics, culture and intricate racial history

How does it feel to be leaving the most beautiful city in the world ? | spatial aesthetics, culture and intricate racial history | The Nomad | Scoop.it
"How does it feel" started as collaboration between the writer Olufemi Terry and myself, the project has been developed into a book form.
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Venice Architecture Biennale 2014 preview: the top 25 exhibitions to visit | Architecture | Wallpaper* Magazine

Venice Architecture Biennale 2014 preview: the top 25 exhibitions to visit | Architecture | Wallpaper* Magazine | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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No. 131 - Airtight Encryption, Focused Contradiction, or Excerpted Dissonance - The Draftery

No. 131 - Airtight Encryption, Focused Contradiction, or Excerpted Dissonance - The Draftery | The Nomad | Scoop.it
The Draftery is a curated archive with multiple platforms that promotes graphic works by lesser known architects, artists, students, and other practitioners.
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Fig.01 - An Opening Statement : a platform for a more careful, direct, and intimate examination | #drawings The Draftery

Fig.01 - An Opening Statement : a platform for a more careful, direct, and intimate examination | #drawings The Draftery | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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Round and Round and Round cc @athangeolas

Round and Round and Round cc @athangeolas | The Nomad | Scoop.it
In 1588, the Italian military engineer Agostino Ramelli wrote Le diverse et artificiose machine, a book featuring sumptuous engravings of siege engines, hydraulic-powered fountains, and other...
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Rem Koolhaas blows the ceiling off the Venice Architecture Biennale

Rem Koolhaas blows the ceiling off the Venice Architecture Biennale | The Nomad | Scoop.it
An exploded false ceiling and a lineup of lavatories become the stars as Koolhaas delves into the overlooked innards of today's buildings – and shows how architecture has become nothing more than cardboard, writes Oliver Wainwright
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On View> Koolhaas breaks down architecture to its fundamental elements - A/N Blog

On View> Koolhaas breaks down architecture to its fundamental elements - A/N Blog | The Nomad | Scoop.it
A/N Blog - Quicks hits and big thoughts from The Architect's Newspaper
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Chicago’s School of the Art Institute taps Jonathan Solomon as head of architecture - A/N Blog

Chicago’s School of the Art Institute taps Jonathan Solomon as head of architecture - A/N Blog | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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No.132 - "I Was There" - The Draftery #memory #place

No.132 - "I Was There" - The Draftery #memory #place | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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No. 101 - Stair to Her Laughter Laughing - The Draftery

No. 101 - Stair to Her Laughter Laughing - The Draftery | The Nomad | Scoop.it
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Ptak Science Books: What is It? Stinky Pete, the 8086 Processor, Vernacular Construction and Mies van der Rohe cc @athangeolas

Ptak Science Books: What is It? Stinky Pete, the 8086 Processor, Vernacular Construction and Mies van der Rohe cc @athangeolas | The Nomad | Scoop.it
JF Ptak Science Books Post 1186 Years ago I played a little game with our older daughter, Emma, with a Toy Story character called "Stinky Pete". Stinky was almost round, with little legs about 1/10 the size of his plush...
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Kieran Long on the storytelling power of design objects from history ( FYI @kieranlong rocks.)

Kieran Long on the storytelling power of design objects from history ( FYI @kieranlong  rocks.) | The Nomad | Scoop.it
One of Soviet-era Riga's notorious buildings is home to an exhibition showing how design is used to tell stories about political and social histories
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I hope the person that implied my work is "to gentrify" read this: The truth about gentrification: regeneration or con trick?

I hope the person that implied my work is "to gentrify" read this: The truth about gentrification: regeneration or con trick? | The Nomad | Scoop.it
Woodberry Down is a vast north-east London council estate undergoing an ambitious transformation. We spent six months on site to hear the residents' stories
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