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HARPA by Henning Larsen Architects & Ólafur Elíasson

Harpa (36)
11 Feb 2014 / 0 Comments / in Architecture, Photography, Travel

One of Europe’s most innovative building.

Cloud City

Cloud City (12)

San Francisco is gorgeous, but it is even more gorgeous with low fog during Sunrise

Iceland: Monumental Scales

Iceland (28)
07 Jan 2014 / 1 Comment / in Photography, Travel

If there is one way to describe Iceland, it would be “Monumental Scale”. The country really boarders on the extremes.

Joints

Joint (0)
08 Oct 2012 / 0 Comments / in Architecture

Joint (I think ) is an installation that was done by MIT architecture students during the summer. It uses the latest software and fabrication techniques. Just when you can’t think of new ways to use tradition wood joints for contemporary architectural forms there’s joint. Interesting how it has aged over the last 2 months.

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Barcelona Pavilion by Mies van der Rohe

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31 Mar 2012 / 0 Comments / in Architecture

Mies Van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion

<From Wiki>

Mies was offered the commission of this building in 1928 after his successful administration of the 1927 Werkbund exhibition in Stuttgart. The German Republic entrusted Mies with the artistic management and erection of not only the Barcelona Pavilion, but for the buildings for all the German sections at the 1929 Universal Exhibition. However, Mies had severe time constraints—he had to design the Barcelona Pavilion in less than a year—and was also dealing with uncertain economic conditions.

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