Archinect - BloggyMary 2014-10-22T20:49:55-04:00 http://archinect.com/blog/article/66277713/manipulations-and-traffic-images-adrift MANIPULATIONS AND TRAFFIC: IMAGES ADRIFT Polms 2013-01-26T06:41:00-05:00 >2013-01-26T12:59:14-05:00 <p> <a href="http://www.bloggymary.fr/en/manipulations-et-trafic-les-derives-de-limage/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.bloggymary.fr/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/DerivesDeLimage-960x420.jpg"></a></p> <p> <em>&ldquo;The architect well-patronized and awarded in competitions, is not the one who knows how to build the best, but the one whose projects look best on paper.&rdquo;(1)<br> Adolf Loos</em><br><br> Since forever, images have been captivating our thoughts. Ubiquitous, it is an effective communication tool and in architecture, is the support of theoretical speech : the project cannot be intelligible or buildable without its representation.<br> The evolution of computer technology in recent decades has led to a significant improvement in architectural representation.<br> From drawing to painting then from photography to computer generated images and photomontages, these tools all tend to a common purpose : an exacerbated realism (2) and a greater immersion into the projected space.<br> Today at the center of both ethical and political discussions, computer visualization is highly controversial and questions the architects we are.<br> What is the history of representation in architecture and how are images &ndash; especially...</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/66201806/internsheep-how-internships-went-from-a-learning-stage-to-a-true-business-model INTERNSHEEP : How internships went from a learning stage to a true business model? Polms 2013-01-25T12:45:00-05:00 >2013-01-29T11:34:30-05:00 <p> &copy; <a href="http://BloggyMary.fr" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BloggyMary.fr</a> 2013 - <a href="http://www.bloggymary.fr/en/internsheep-43605/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">View Original version</a></p> <p> Last December we posted our first statistics about architectural practice after being graduated from school with the results you all know. Its a difficult job in which you don&rsquo;t count hours no more than the euros that are on your payslip.<br> Without really trying to find an answer to the question &ldquo;How did we end up there?&rdquo; we asked ourselves how our profession changed and how its still evolving today. But today&rsquo;s subject is about one of the biggest change that our profession had to face and its directly tied up to our teaching. I&rsquo;m obviously talking about the intern.</p> <p> <a href="http://www.bloggymary.fr/en/internsheep-43605/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.bloggymary.fr/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/unpaid-interns-copy.jpg"></a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>436,05&euro;</strong></p> <p> In France, its still unusual to <a href="http://archives-lepost.huffingtonpost.fr/article/2010/01/25/1905811_comment-un-stagiaire-peut-etre-le-mieux-paye-de-france.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">be paid 10 000&euro; per month </a>for an internship so lets start with a small recap on laws towards internships in our country.</p> <p> In France, the number of interns per office is regulated by the law. Based on that, a minimal reward has to be given to the intern once its longer than two months. This minimal reward is set to 436.05 &euro;...</p>