Archinect - News 2015-07-29T09:47:06-04:00 AVATAR to Come to Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Archinect 2013-10-18T13:59:00-04:00 >2013-10-21T15:16:01-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="307" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Our combined team has taken huge steps forward in &ldquo;imagineering&rdquo; Pandora as a real place for our guests to see, hear and touch. At the first-ever D23 Expo in Japan, we shared an early glimpse of the plans for AVATAR at Disney&rsquo;s Animal Kingdom park and I wanted to share some of these breathtaking images and a short preview of what&rsquo;s to come with all of you.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> The Other Disney World: A Creepy, Empty Village Alexander Walter 2012-07-26T17:23:00-04:00 >2012-07-31T11:45:56-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Outside of Paris lies a &ldquo;Truman Show like &uuml;ber-replica of a French village from the last century, which seems to have sprung up overnight.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> All the Lights of the Kingdom Archinect 2012-03-21T18:34:00-04:00 >2012-03-21T18:35:36-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="414" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>I think Magic Kingdom is an exemplary model of superb light fixture choice in themed design; there is very little overlap and redundancy but very few fixtures call attention to themselves. Still, it would be offensive and out of place to offer modern LED freeway light poles in Liberty Square, so the lamps and light fixtures deserve our respect and appreciation as well: another hallmark of the WED tradition of perfection down to the tiniest detail.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>