Archinect - Features 2015-12-01T04:21:01-05:00 Showcase: Slate House by Affleck de la Riva architects Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-11-06T20:27:00-05:00 >2015-01-30T13:31:13-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="340" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Suburbia doesn't have to be faceless. Slate House, a proud black sheep in a family of tract houses, manages a demurely chic presence amid the former farmlands of Laval, Montreal's largest suburb.</p> Rem's Venice Biennale is "like being immersed in a stormy S,M,L,XL, with a glass of wine, and hundreds of other people" Terri Peters 2014-06-16T10:46:00-04:00 >2014-06-23T19:43:39-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Is Modernism &ldquo;history&rdquo;? How do Modern concepts, especially regarding representation, nature, technology and housing, relate to the current state of architecture? These were some overarching questions embedded in the 14th Venice Biennale of Architecture, curated by Rem Koolhaas. The show opened June 7th under the &ldquo;Fundamentals&rdquo; theme, and it is worth visiting for the important questions it raises about the current state of architecture and building.</p> Screen/Print #8: Satellite Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-02-28T12:56:00-05:00 >2014-03-03T19:12:20-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="644" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="" target="_blank"><em><strong>Screen/Print</strong></em></a>&nbsp;is an experiment in translation across media, featuring a close-up digital look at printed architectural writing. Divorcing content from the physical page, the series lends a new perspective to nuanced architectural thought.</p><p>For this issue, we&rsquo;re featuring <a href="" target="_blank"><strong>Satellite</strong></a>'s&nbsp;<em>Toronto.</em></p><p>Do you run an architectural publication? If you&rsquo;d like to submit a piece of writing to&nbsp;<em>Screen/Print</em>, please&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank">send us a message</a>.</p> Working out of the Box: Skip Schwartz Archinect 2012-10-30T15:15:00-04:00 >2012-11-22T10:05:19-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="302" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="" target="_blank"><strong>Working out of the Box</strong></a> is a series of features presenting architects who have applied their architecture backgrounds to alternative career paths.</p> <p> <em>Are you an architect working out of the box? Do you know of someone that has changed careers and has an interesting story to share? If you would like to suggest an (ex-)architect, <a href="" target="_blank">please send us a message</a>.</em></p> In Focus: Sam Javanrouh Archinect 2012-02-21T18:33:00-05:00 >2012-02-25T09:46:03-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="239" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <em>In Focus</em> is Archinect's series of features dedicated to profiling the photographers who help make the work of architects look that much better. What has attracted them to architecture? How do they work? What type of equipment do they use? What do they think about seeing their work in blogs?</p> <p> In this feature, we talk to Iranian-Canadian creative director and photographer <a href="" target="_blank">Sam Javanrouh</a>.</p>