Archinect - News 2014-04-19T08:48:31-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/61536304/reimagining-buildings-of-the-past-with-the-materials-of-the-future Reimagining Buildings Of The Past With The Materials Of The Future Archinect 2012-11-16T19:57:00-05:00 >2012-11-19T21:01:26-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8f/8f8ed5a9bcbed886a67aa75885b182e7.jpg" width="514" height="318" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>... we asked a few forward-thinking professionals in the business of buildings. The question went something like this: If we were going to remake a famous building or bridge using the materials we have today or will have in the future, what would we do differently? That's just vague enough to make things interesting. Here's what we got back.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/14986157/is-nostalgia-dead-retro-futurism-architecture-film Is Nostalgia Dead? Retro-Futurism, Architecture & Film Alexander Walter 2011-07-28T19:18:01-04:00 >2011-07-29T12:40:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/89/89va81ynu0q7ibfg.jpg" width="514" height="351" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>There is a certain quality about the 60s dream of the future that strikes a chord in everyone's heart. The melancholy and beauty of these dreamlike creations have survived not only in architecture, but also in fashion, product design and - most vividly so - in cinema. It is through cinema that the unique feel of this nostalgic breed of buildings could be experienced with the most powerful effect.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Tom Mallory, of our good friends over at <a href="http://OpenBuildings.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">OpenBuildings.com</a>, refuses in an article on <em>Huffpost</em> to say 'goodbye' to retro-futurism and explains why it makes us feel so warm and fuzzy inside.</p>