Archinect - News 2014-09-17T01:44:46-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/108654291/editor-s-picks-384 Editor's Picks #384 Nam Henderson 2014-09-11T13:15:00-04:00 >2014-09-16T12:37:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ii/iitgpw41zr3uii3c.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>For the latest edition of the&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/445980/cutting-room" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cutting Room</a> series&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/paul" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Paul Petrunia</a>&nbsp;got back in touch with Joseph Kosinski&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/732/kdlab-and-the-art-of-speed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">who was first interviewed back in 2004, for Les Jumelles, the </a><a href="http://www.nike.com/us/en_us/?ref=http%3A%2F%2Farchinect.com%2Ffeatures%2Farticle%2F732%2Fkdlab-and-the-art-of-speed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Art of Speed</a><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/732/kdlab-and-the-art-of-speed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> film created for Nike as a member of </a><a href="http://www.kdlab.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">KDLAB</a>.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/108112212/cutting-room-joseph-kosinski-talks-to-archinect-about-his-transition-from-architecture-to-hollywood" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">This time the conversation focused on his transition from architecture to Hollywood director</a>, with&nbsp;films such as 2010's <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1104001?ref_=nm" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">TRON: Legacy</a> or the visually stunning <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1483013?ref_=nm" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Oblivion</a>.&nbsp;<strong>todd</strong> was impressed "<em>Props to Joseph / &nbsp;KD Lab. &nbsp;WoW</em>".</p><p>Plus, <strong>Screen/Print #24:</strong> published an excerpt of <a href="http://blankspaceproject.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Blank Space's</a>&nbsp;-&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/107718872/screen-print-24-architectural-fantasies-from-fairy-tales-when-architecture-tells-a-story" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fairy Tales &mdash; When Architecture Tells A Story&#8203;</a>,&nbsp;a collection of fantastical stories written and designed by architects.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c9/c9czbvabwewd34b3.jpg"></p><p><br><strong>News</strong><br><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/108031809/is-shigeru-ban-goodwashing-in-aspen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dana Goodyear makes connections</a>,&nbsp;between Shigeru Ban&rsquo;s consistent rejection of the label of "<em>green architect</em>" and a question of "<em>greenwashing</em>" vs. "<em>what you might call goodwashing</em>".&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/22610164/eric-chavkin" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Eric Chavkin</a>&nbsp;points to "<em>A critical re-appraisal of Ban&rdquo; by Glen Small one &ldquo;of his SCI-Arc professors</em>". &nbsp;Yet, it is the implications regarding how an architect may control their own brand...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/73767905/oblivion-director-joseph-kosinski-brings-an-architectural-perspective-to-the-end-of-the-world Oblivion director Joseph Kosinski brings an architectural perspective to the end of the world Archinect 2013-05-23T13:36:00-04:00 >2013-05-27T15:31:15-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9b/9bf5947e8338046b0b6aa61299b836f2.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Not every director studied the greats at film school. Joseph Kosinski spent more time with Wren than Welles. "I went to graduate school in New York to get a degree in architecture&hellip; but never got my licence." Instead Kosinski, 38, has applied his skills to virtual worlds such as "the Grid" -- the digital setting of Tron: Legacy. Now, in Oblivion, he gets to imagine Earth 60 years after an apocalyptic war.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Related, see Archinect's <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/732/kdlab-and-the-art-of-speed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">interview with Joseph Kosinski about his Art of Speed project for Nike</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96819/joseph-kosinski-5d-conference-narrating-space Joseph Kosinski @ 5D Conference : Narrating Space Paul Petrunia 2010-03-17T19:21:00-04:00 >2013-05-23T13:39:01-04:00 <p> As some of you may remember, <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article.php?id=732_0_23_0_C" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">I interviewed Joseph Kosinski</a> six years ago about the short animation that he created for Nike while a partner in KDLAB. Well, his career has since moved along nicely. He's now the director of the highly anticipated feature film <i>Tron Legacy</i>, scheduled to hit a theater near you around Christmas. He was interviewed at a recent event entitled 5D: The Future of Immersive Design...<br> As some of you may remember, <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article.php?id=732_0_23_0_C" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">I interviewed Joseph Kosinski</a> six years ago about the short animation that he created for Nike while a partner in KDLAB. Well, his career has since moved along nicely. He's now the director of the highly anticipated feature film <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1104001/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tron Legacy</a>, scheduled to hit a theater near you this Christmas. He was interviewed at a recent event entitled <a href="http://www.5dconference.com/main/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">5D: The Future of Immersive Design</a>...<br><br><br><br><i>This panel contemplates the science and fiction of where virtual and material environments meet. The panelists will explore what happens to the experience of architectural form, v...</i></p>