Archinect - News 2015-11-25T17:37:01-05:00 Win Steven Holl's new monograph! Justine Testado 2015-11-20T18:50:00-05:00 >2015-11-22T14:52:56-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="385" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Steven Holl has a new monograph that any diehard fan would love to get their hands on. Authored by writer and architecture critic Robert McCarter &mdash; who has known and taught with Holl for more than 30 years, the book features a comprehensive analysis behind Holl's most significant built and unbuilt works, starting from 1974 to the present day.</p><p>Thanks to <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Phaidon</a>, Archinect is giving away five copies of the monograph to our readers!</p><p><strong>TO ENTER THE GIVEAWAY: Simply answer <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">this survey</a> by the deadline on November 25, 2015, end of day. Five winners will be selected at random. Good luck!</strong></p><p>Read on for more about the book.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>From seasoned practitioners to first-year students, readers can gain unique insight into Steven Holl's design process, ideas, methods, and construction materials. The monograph showcases hundreds of colorful photographs of projects like the Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art in Helsinki, the St. Ignatius Chapel in Seattle, and the Bloch Building at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art i...</p> John Pawson's Muse Music Archinect 2012-02-03T15:16:00-05:00 >2012-02-03T15:17:23-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="348" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In a way, my influences are eclectic. Music doesn&rsquo;t make me want to go and design a house, in a way it&rsquo;s a more physical pleasure. It&rsquo;s maybe a break for me or a tunnel to something else. I&rsquo;ve never had a lot of music in the office. To me music is to be listened to and art is to be looked at. I never understood that thing of using art as decoration. It has to mean something to me otherwise I wouldn&rsquo;t have it. And I can&rsquo;t work with music. I find it too stimulating in a way.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>