Archinect - News 2014-04-23T22:32:04-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/83478086/photos-of-bucharest-s-past Photos of Bucharest's past Nam Henderson 2013-10-05T23:58:00-04:00 >2013-10-07T17:11:02-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mc/mcijq9f5as2t5f0e.jpg" width="514" height="330" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Andrei Pandele is emphatic: "The Palace? Ha! It is a wall in the way of the people. A dam, even...I was an architect...I could find plans [and] approximate what they would destroy. Not exactly, no-one knew that. They were wild, totally out of control."</p></em><br /><br /><p> Tessa Dunlop traveled to&nbsp;Bucharest, Romania and talked with&nbsp;Andrei Pandele, who as a young architect in the 1970s, began photographing his home country.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/78907365/romania-s-church-building-boom Romania's church-building boom Nam Henderson 2013-08-07T13:54:00-04:00 >2013-08-07T13:54:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/58/581pn953abiyxo7z.jpg" width="514" height="298" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Romania's Minister of Religious Affairs, Victor Opaschi, concedes that there is a close working relationship between the church and politicians during electoral campaigns, and that this is "not a good thing".</p></em><br /><br /><p> Tessa Dunlop reports in from&nbsp;Romania where the Orthodox Church is in the midst of a growth spurt with as many as 10 new places of worship being completed every month, and the enormous Cathedral for the People's Salvation&nbsp;is slowly taking shape. However, Romanians have begun to question the use of public funds for such purposes, especially in one of the poorest countries in the EU.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/4249746/zimoun-hannes-zweifel-200-prepared-dc-motors-2000-cardboard-elements-70x70cm Zimoun + Hannes Zweifel : 200 prepared dc-motors, 2000 cardboard elements 70x70cm Alexander Walter 2011-04-26T12:44:24-04:00 >2011-04-27T11:17:38-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/59/59rvok1e0gvjso0i.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>If you happen to be in Bucharest, Romania these days, don't miss to check out the latest exhibition piece of Swiss sound and installation artist Zimoun, "200 prepared dc-motors, 2000 cardboard elements 70x70cm". The 15x9x4.5m (49.2 x 29.5 x 14.7 ft) installation is a collaboration with fellow Swiss architect Hannes Zweifel and currently exhibited at the National Contemporary Art Museum MNAC.</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>