Archinect - Features 2018-10-22T21:05:18-04:00 https://archinect.com/features/article/150090717/archinectmeets-stoptheroc #ArchinectMeets @stoptheroc Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-10-19T11:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-19T14:27:05-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/61/612a3f88a8d547b4b7a821802290b31e.png?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a>&nbsp;is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. Using our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform.</p> <p>We spoke to Roc Isern, the photographer behind @stoptheroc and @barcelonafacades. With unmistakable pride for his Spanish hometown, Isern uniquely captures the spirit of Barcelonan architecture for a wide audience. Though perhaps no other architect's work has been photographed as much as Antonio Gaudi's, for instance, Isern deftly communicates elements of his work never before captured on camera.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150090861/the-architecture-collective-knitknot-shows-us-the-possibilities-of-practice-in-a-hypermobile-world The Architecture Collective KnitKnot Shows Us the Possibilities of Practice in a Hypermobile World Mackenzie Goldberg 2018-10-16T10:15:00-04:00 >2018-10-16T12:18:59-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/ee/eea2a04995c121a45d59bb17570fe22f.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/knitknotarchitecture" target="_blank">KnitKnot Architecture</a> is an international collective born out of a <a href="https://archinect.com/knitknotarchitecture/project/europan-13-norway-os-osurbia-redefining-suburbia" target="_blank">competition entry</a>. The team of architects, urban planners, artists and thinkers operate on a role-based structure, constantly adapting to meet the specificities of a given project.&nbsp;</p> <p>Though spread across the globe, the group recently moved their offices into the <a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/355790/incubator" target="_blank">GSAPP Incubator</a> at NEW INC, <a href="https://archinect.com/columbiagsapp" target="_blank">Columbia University</a>'s launchpad for entrepreneurship and expanded modes of practice. Beyond serving as the physical office for its members in New York, the group hopes the new digs will bring about new ways of rethinking their practice. Here, the team talks about how they met, the recent move, and their unique working methodology.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150088617/archinectmeets-serjios #ArchinectMeets @serjios Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-10-16T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-16T17:37:48-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/0f/0fc26f4d9c84a09b8ec25c8e45144a8e.png?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a>&nbsp;is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. While we use our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform.</p> <p>We spoke to&nbsp;Serge Najjar, otherwise known as&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/serjios/" target="_blank">@serjios</a>. A&nbsp;lawyer by profession, Najjar began his double life as a photographer after seeing minimalist architectural photography on Instagram. Najjar was not only inspired by this work but improved it by developing a form of minimalist photography that combines the hard geometry of architecture with the soft bodies of curious bystanders.</p>... https://archinect.com/features/article/150091019/nolli-in-los-angeles-lorem-ipsum Nolli in Los Angeles : Lorem Ipsum Anthony Morey 2018-10-16T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-16T00:08:07-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/c9/c9164a3dc50da79a603a29c5ac9af613.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>Lorem Ipsum: Narratives of Architecture is the first studio to be subjected to the experimental format of a jury presented in <a href="https://archinect.com/features/article/150090828/pedagogies-the-public-juries-lorem-ipsum" target="_blank">Pedagogies, the Public &amp; Juries</a>. The rounds of this jury will be released and segmented as the studio was experienced by the students. Here we begin with Nolli in Los Angeles, the first phase of Lorem Ipsum.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150086811/archinectmeets-the_architecture_photographer #ArchinectMeets @the_architecture_photographer Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-10-12T11:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-09T13:54:01-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/2e/2e2d3f5db5a8d8fc07e8cfc50d5421a1.png?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a> is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. Using our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform. </p> <p>We spoke to Paul Eis (<a href="https://www.instagram.com/the_architecture_photographer/?hl=en" target="_blank">@the_architecture_photographer</a>), an architecture student and photographer based in Linz, Austria. His consistently colorful Instagram portfolio is a clever response to the monotonous social housing blocks in East Berlin; where they were uniformly grey, Eis made them multiply colorful. Where they were crumbling, ruinous and apparently indifferent to watching eyes, Eis meticulously transfo...</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150090586/centre-georges-pompidou-or-a-cemetery-aldo-rossi-s-fork-in-the-road Centre Georges Pompidou or a Cemetery, Aldo Rossi's Fork in the Road Anthony Morey 2018-10-12T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-14T12:45:35-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/86/867e569c10bf395a074d78e21dbc80d5.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><strong><em><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1071676/from-the-ground-up" target="_blank">From the Ground Up</a></em></strong>&nbsp;is a series on Archinect focused on discovering the early stages &amp; signs of history's most prolific architects. Starting from the beginning allows us to understand the long journey architecture takes in even the formative of hands and often, surprising shifts that occur in its journey. These early projects grant us a glimpse into the early, naive, ambitious and at points rough edges of soon to be architectural masters.</p> <p>In this installment we look at <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/136882864/approaching-a-multilayered-death-at-aldo-rossi-s-cemetery" target="_blank">Aldo Rossi</a> and his San Cataldo Cemetery. While not his first project under his own name, it would become the project tied to the progression and growth of his career and one of his largest impacts on the discipline as a whole.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150090150/beyond-2030-thoughts-on-the-anthropocene Beyond 2030, Thoughts on the Anthropocene Anthony Morey 2018-10-10T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-10T09:12:21-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bb/bbaaa76d8a14031224216159f3a1ef83.gif" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/1045325/soapbox" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Soapbox</a>&nbsp;is a weekly series delivering a curated set of lectures, talks and symposia concerning contemporary themes but explored through the archives of lectures past and present. With the plethora of lectures, talks, symposia and panels occurring world wide on a daily basis, how can we begin to keep up and if not, find them once they are gone? Soapbox looks to assemble a selection of recent, archived and outlier lectures surrounding a given theme. Soapbox looks to curate this never-ending library of ideas into an engaging and diverse list of thoughts and provocations. Soapbox is just that, a collection aimed at discovering the occasional needle in a haystack.</p> <p>Coming off this week's news that we only have twelve more years before a climate change catastrophe hits, we take a look at the Anthropocene.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150088202/archinectmeets-casualtimetravel #ArchinectMeets @casualtimetravel Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-10-09T12:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-09T10:33:51-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bb/bb12a81811521a01f4d4acbe50d3930f.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a>&nbsp;is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. While we use our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform.</p> <p>We spoke to&nbsp;Sinziana Velicescu, the photographer behind <a href="https://www.instagram.com/casualtimetravel/" target="_blank">@casualtimetravel</a>. Sun-bleached stucco and anonymous warehouses reveal the Los Angeles periphery as an undoubtable influence on Velicescu's photography, which perhaps lends it a unique presence on the image-based platform: though the fabled city is often represented in Hollywood blockbusters as a glittering Edenic backdrop, @casualtimetravel presen...</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150089669/jacoby-architects-discusses-their-design-for-an-educational-facility-catering-to-the-deaf-and-blind Jacoby Architects Discusses Their Design for an Educational Facility Catering to the Deaf and Blind​ Mackenzie Goldberg 2018-10-08T13:50:00-04:00 >2018-10-09T14:00:15-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/98/98f6a9caa51a6a62e8b14a937a5528ea.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>A year ago, Joe Jacoby took over his father's <a href="https://archinect.com/JacobyArchitects" target="_blank">Utah-based architecture firm</a>, but the small practice is still churning out the kind of large-scale, passionate projects they've become known for. For example, the team recently completed the <a href="https://archinect.com/JacobyArchitects/project/school-for-the-deaf-and-blind-salt-lake-center2" target="_blank">C. Mark Openshaw Education Center</a>, an educational facility for the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind that caters to blind and visually impaired, deaf-blind, and deaf and hard of hearing students.&nbsp;<br></p> <p>Despite a sizable portion of our population reporting visual and hearing impairments, our <a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/370527/accessibility" target="_blank">buildings and urban spaces</a> typically aren't designed for them. To look at the alternative to this, we talked with Joe to see how his firm rendered accessibility through their architectural work, bringing a new perspective to the meaning of <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/150051873/apple-s-impressive-approach-to-architectural-accessibility" target="_blank">good design</a>.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150086747/archinectmeets-joaocarlostalves #ArchinectMeets @joaocarlostalves Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-10-05T11:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-08T13:54:31-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/50/50007cf246edb08a92bbdac24d45b113.png?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a> is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.&nbsp;</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. Using our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform as well as their thoughts on social media's impact on architecture.</p> <p>We spoke with Jo&#257;o Carlos Alves, the curator of <a href="https://www.instagram.com/joaocarlostalves/" target="_blank">@joaocarlostalves</a>.&nbsp;An architect born in Portugal and currently living and working in Geneva, Switzerland, he produces imaginative architectural renderings specifically for Instagram in his spare time. Sharing his detailed imagery to the platform several times a month, Alves relishes the freedom i...</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150089540/collecting-architecture-as-making-architecture-ai-weiwei-and-architecture Collecting Architecture as Making Architecture; Ai Weiwei and Architecture Anthony Morey 2018-10-05T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-05T12:11:55-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/e3/e3d573019d75251806510bceade171e3.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><strong><em><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1071676/from-the-ground-up" target="_blank">From the Ground Up</a></em></strong>&nbsp;is a series on Archinect focused on discovering the early stages &amp; signs of history's most prolific architects. Starting from the beginning allows us to understand the long journey architecture takes in even the formative of hands and often, surprising shifts that occur in its journey. These early projects grant us a glimpse into the early, naive, ambitious and at points rough edges of soon to be architectural masters.</p> <p>In this installment, we look at <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/150065689/ai-weiwei-to-launch-three-new-exhibitions-in-los-angeles-this-fall" target="_blank">Ai Weiwei</a>. As a contemporary artist, architectural connoisseur, and builder, <a href="https://archinect.com/features/article/150076774/soapbox-ai-weiwei" target="_blank">Ai Weiwei</a> produces an interesting lens into what it means to build with Architecture.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150089008/cooking-sections-explains-their-efforts-to-adapt-to-changing-ecosystems-through-food-and-architecture Cooking Sections Explains Their Efforts to Adapt to Changing Ecosystems Through Food and Architecture Archinect 2018-10-04T09:10:00-04:00 >2018-10-03T11:02:34-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/47/47c09f45a18344c82f1311b70a571e7c.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>At low tide, a cluster of cages emerge from beneath the recessing waters of Loch Portree. The emptying water gives way to a rocky floor, and with the addition of cushions, the familiar infrastructure of oyster farming in aquaculture is elevated beyond a site for collection to a site of exchange. Facilitating this transformation are Alon Schwabe and Daniel Fern&aacute;ndez Pascual of the London-based studio <a href="http://www.cooking-sections.com/" target="_blank">Cooking Sections</a>, who have created this lightweight <a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/659335/architectural-installation" target="_blank">architectural installation</a> to examine the changing nature of these waters due to historical forms of aquaculture, and to reimagine their potential future. At the installation, the duo leads a series of performative tastings showcasing the preparation of various bivalves and seaweeds to a group of Scottish locals from the Island of Skye.<em> CLIMAVORE: On Tidal Zones</em> is both performance project and a form of responsive eating&mdash;a model Schwabe and Fern&aacute;ndez have developed as a possible method for adaptation to the precarious conditions of clim...</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150089070/architecture-design-podcasts-to-listen-to-while-working Architecture & Design Podcasts to Listen to While Working Anthony Morey 2018-10-03T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-06T19:37:39-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/73/73ac696b74a09dc77b3f3a5e9df5e46c.gif" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/1045325/soapbox" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Soapbox</a>&nbsp;is a series delivering a curated set of lectures, talks and symposia concerning contemporary themes but explored through the archives of lectures past and present. With the plethora of lectures, talks, symposia and panels occurring world wide on a daily basis, how can we begin to keep up and if not, find them once they are gone? Soapbox looks to assemble a selection of recent, archived and outlier lectures surrounding a given theme. Soapbox looks to curate this never-ending library of ideas into an engaging and diverse list of thoughts and provocations. Soapbox is just that, a collection aimed at discovering the occasional needle in a haystack.</p> <p>In this outing, we take a look at today's top podcasts covering contemporary architecture and design topics.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150085893/archinectmeets-collpol19 #ArchinectMeets @collpol19 Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-10-02T11:00:00-04:00 >2018-09-28T15:44:33-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/b5/b5f98ffec6933eeb8e5a0a3d864c326d.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>#ArchinectMeets is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.&nbsp;</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. Using our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform as well as their thoughts on social media's impact on architecture.</p> <p>We spoke with Collin Pollard (<a href="https://www.instagram.com/collpoll19/?hl=en" target="_blank">@collpol19</a>),&nbsp;a photographer and image producer based in the San Francisco based area. Though Pollard has only been posting his work online for a year, its bold coloring and rugged yet minimal surfaces have quickly gained him a following.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150088402/ish-ness-counter-absolutes-maya-alam-and-the-harry-der-boghosian-fellowship Ish~Ness & Counter-Absolutes: Maya Alam and the Harry der Boghosian Fellowship. Anthony Morey 2018-09-28T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-09-28T12:08:44-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/4d/4df2fc92046c79a4d635f58f591f280a.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><em><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1073280/fellow-fellows" target="_blank">Fellow Fellows</a></em>&nbsp;is a series that focuses on the current eruption of&nbsp;<a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/925992/fellowships" target="_blank">fellowships</a>&nbsp;in academia today. Within this realm, these positions produce a fantastic blend of practice, research, and design influence, traditionally done within a tight time-frame.&nbsp;<em>Fellow Fellows</em>&nbsp;sits down with these fellows and attempts to understand what these positions offer to both the participants and the discipline at large.&nbsp;It&nbsp;is about bringing attention and inquiry to the otherwise maddening pace of revolving academics while giving a broad view of the breakthrough work being done by those who exist in-between the newly minted graduate and the licensed associate.&nbsp;</p> <p>This week we talk to&nbsp;<a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/149939903/maya-alam-named-syracuse-university-s-inaugural-boghosian-fellow" target="_blank">Maya Alam</a>&nbsp;who was the 2016-2017&nbsp;<a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/993762/harry-der-boghosian-fellowship" target="_blank">Harry der Boghosian Fellow</a>&nbsp;at&nbsp;<a href="https://archinect.com/syracuse" target="_blank">Syracuse University School of Architecture</a>.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150085900/archinectmeets-__benthomas #ArchinectMeets @__benthomas Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-09-27T13:58:00-04:00 >2018-09-27T14:04:38-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/77/778ce9f3f8438d061f02f9cfd85dcd56.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a> is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.&nbsp;</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. Using our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform as well as their thoughts on social media's impact on architecture.</p> <p>We spoke with Ben Thomas (<a href="https://www.instagram.com/___benthomas/" target="_blank">@__benthomas</a>),&nbsp;a photographer and based in Australia. His career has taken him all over the world, including a trip to Dubai for the New Yorker. Through his work, he hopes to provide a way for people to consider the relationships that they form with their surroundings and how those surroundings might affect them in tu...</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150088018/skateboarding-as-city-mapping-talks-on-cities-skateboarding-and-identity Skateboarding as City Mapping. Talks on Cities, Skateboarding and Identity. Anthony Morey 2018-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-09-26T13:24:54-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/cb/cbb84bf33e2fdde452a13c5b8ad65f18.gif" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/1045325/soapbox" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Soapbox</a>&nbsp;is a series delivering a curated set of lectures, talks and symposia concerning contemporary themes but explored through the archives of lectures past and present. With the plethora of lectures, talks, symposia and panels occurring world wide on a daily basis, how can we begin to keep up and if not, find them once they are gone? Soapbox looks to assemble a selection of recent, archived and outlier lectures surrounding a given theme. Soapbox looks to curate this never-ending library of ideas into an engaging and diverse list of thoughts and provocations. Soapbox is just that, a collection aimed at discovering the occasional needle in a haystack.</p> <p>In this outing, we take a look at skateboarding and its impact on city development.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150087109/archinectmeets-sssscavvvv #ArchinectMeets @sssscavvvv Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-09-25T10:00:00-04:00 >2018-10-09T11:16:04-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/3d/3d2566b8c4eeadab03f8edc1ec0961aa.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a>&nbsp;is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. While we use our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform. </p> <p>We spoke to Ryan Scavnicky, the meme extraordinaire behind <a href="https://www.instagram.com/sssscavvvv/?hl=en" target="_blank">@sssscavvvv</a>. Marshall Mcluhan's maxim, "the medium is the message," is nowhere more tested than with his class-bending Instagram posts, where a cryptic essay on Object Oriented Ontology can be interrogated by a forcefully skewed image under Clip Art text. &nbsp;Between his Instagram and his teaching fellowship at&nbsp;the <a href="https://archinect.com/schools/cover/16352595/the-school-of-architecture-at-taliesin" target="_blank">School of Architecture at Talies...</a></p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150086728/archinectmeets-terriblefloorplans #ArchinectMeets @terriblefloorplans Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-09-21T11:12:00-04:00 >2018-09-18T16:12:57-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/91/912a894f32452f17197369e0ee06bff4.png?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>#ArchinectMeets is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.&nbsp;</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. Using our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform as well as their thoughts on social media's impact on architecture.</p> <p>We spoke with the curator of <a href="https://www.instagram.com/terriblefloorplans" target="_blank">@terriblefloorplans</a>, a careful collection of careless things, a repository of odd architectural content published daily on Instagram. With only 41 floor plans posted at the time of this writing, the anonymous curator has quickly gained a following among those users of Instagram seeking alternatives to the rational ...</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150085658/want-to-join-studio-gang-design-principals-share-how-top-job-applicants-made-a-strong-first-impression Want to Join Studio Gang? Design Principals Share How Top Job Applicants Made a Strong First Impression Archinect 2018-09-20T11:00:00-04:00 >2018-09-19T19:51:57-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/82/826549922710889f4c70051e182e4f3d.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>Nurturing collaboration has been the heart and soul of <a href="https://archinect.com/studiogang" target="_blank">Studio Gang</a> since <a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/12062/jeanne-gang" target="_blank">Jeanne Gang</a> founded the firm in 1997. Whether they're working on a project, bonding at their yearly&nbsp;Camp Wandawega retreats, or setting a precedent to <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/150071968/jeanne-gang-closed-the-pay-gap-at-her-firm-and-urges-others-to-do-the-same" target="_blank">close the wage gap in architecture</a>, the Studio Gang collective takes creating &ldquo;a&nbsp;strong, supportive studio culture&rdquo; very seriously.</p> <p>Now with a staff of just over 100 people in their Chicago, New York, and San Francisco offices, Studio Gang is on the lookout for new talent. So what should job candidates hoping to join the Gang do to stand out in the application process? In Archinect's latest&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/802122/how-to-get-a-job-at-______" target="_blank">&ldquo;How To Get A Job At ____&rdquo;</a>, Design Principals Weston Walker and Juliane Wolf took a moment with us to share some tips and offer a glimpse into office life at the firm.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150087231/a-collection-of-thoughts-and-wisdom-from-robert-venturi A Collection of Thoughts and Wisdom from Robert Venturi. Anthony Morey 2018-09-20T10:47:00-04:00 >2018-09-20T14:46:53-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/83/837695a15913dfc0fe774e1161962c55.jpeg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/1045325/soapbox" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Soapbox</a>&nbsp;is a series delivering a curated set of lectures, talks and symposia concerning contemporary themes but explored through the archives of lectures past and present. With the plethora of lectures, talks, symposia and panels occurring world wide on a daily basis, how can we begin to keep up and if not, find them once they are gone? Soapbox looks to assemble a selection of recent, archived and outlier lectures surrounding a given theme. Soapbox looks to curate this never-ending library of ideas into an engaging and diverse list of thoughts and provocations. Soapbox is just that, a collection aimed at discovering the occasional needle in a haystack.</p> <p>This week we look at <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/150087058/architect-robert-venturi-dies-at-age-93" target="_blank">Robert Venturi</a>, whose&nbsp;wisdom and contribution to the discipline are unquestionable. With his passing this week, we look back at a collection of his public conversations and lectures.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150080401/a-victory-under-the-sun-must-also-be-against-it A Victory Under The Sun Must Also Be Against It Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-09-19T12:54:00-04:00 >2018-09-19T13:59:29-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/d1/d1ee474b63fde45121703136a02c550b.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>Imitative solar panels - designed by companies including <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/149993737/mit-startup-creates-camouflage-solar-panels" target="_blank">Sistine Solar</a> and <a href="https://archinect.com/news/article/149975987/say-goodbye-to-clunky-solar-panels-and-hello-to-tesla-s-sleek-new-glass-solar-roof-tiles" target="_blank">Tesla</a>&nbsp;- call into question the relationship between infrastructural aesthetics and the urgent need to conserve material resources in the current climate. Can conservation really only be sold in a dress? Is the conflation of the two our only way out of the environmental crisis?&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150085560/archinectmeets-lerichti #ArchinectMeets @lerichti Shane Reiner-Roth 2018-09-18T14:38:00-04:00 >2018-09-18T19:08:18-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/d2/d2585e41622912641d966a5026153510.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1198457/archinectmeets" target="_blank">#ArchinectMeets</a> is a series of interviews with members of the architecture community that use Instagram as a creative medium. With the series, we ask some of Instagram&rsquo;s architectural photographers, producers and curators about their relationship to the social media platform and how it has affected their practice.</p> <p>Social media has undeniably affected the way we perceive, interpret and share opinions about architecture today. Using our own account,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.instagram.com/archinect/" target="_blank">@Archinect</a>, as a site for image curation and news content, we wanted to ask fellow Instagram users how they navigated the platform.<br></p> <p>We spoke to Philipp Heer (<a href="https://www.instagram.com/lerichti/" target="_blank">@lerichti</a>),&nbsp;a freelancer photographer whose work primarily focuses on contemporary architecture in Switzerland and the neighboring European countries. His website states that his complete work can be found on Instagram, a profile he has kept active for nearly four years.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150086243/algorithms-images-architecture-s-history-archivist Algorithms & Images. Architecture's History Archivist. Phoebe Webster 2018-09-15T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-09-15T12:25:31-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/04/041a799a273326192093c7fe9b6f9514.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>The role of Archinect&rsquo;s series&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/944588/cross-talk" target="_blank">Cross-Talk</a></strong>&nbsp;is to bring forward the positive aspects of the polemic and allow for the resulting conflict to bring to life an otherwise still and comfortable climate of creativity&mdash;if there can be one.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts&mdash;if to only say that it did&mdash;to allow text the freedom that the image has accepted and embraced.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts to force the&nbsp;<em>no</em>, to contradict itself, to anger, to please and then anger again, if only to force a stance, to pull out the position of the&nbsp;<em>self</em>, of the discipline and of the hour as a means to begin and maintain conversations moving forward.&nbsp;</p> <p>In this installment we hear from <a href="https://archinect.com/pwebster" target="_blank">Phoebe Webster</a>&nbsp;&amp;&nbsp;<a href="https://archinect.com/jackstewartcastner" target="_blank">Jack Stewart Castner</a>. Phoebe is a Los Angeles-based designer raised in Maryland and is a current Master of Architecture candidate at the <a href="https://archinect.com/ucla" target="_blank">University of California</a>, Los Angeles. Jack is a Los Angeles-based designer, raised in Philadelphia and holds a Master of Architecture from the <a href="https://archinect.com/uscarchitecture" target="_blank">University of Southern California</a>, where he was awarded t...</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150086092/cut-copy-paste-one-in-a-million-cut-copy-paste Cut. Copy. Paste. One in a Million. Cut. Copy. Paste. Yoonjee Koh 2018-09-14T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-09-13T19:12:51-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/2a/2ad3f8a7e4e2b0519b4c38c1a26d495a.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>The role of Archinect&rsquo;s series&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/944588/cross-talk" target="_blank">Cross-Talk</a></strong>&nbsp;is to bring forward the positive aspects of the polemic and allow for the resulting conflict to bring to life an otherwise still and comfortable climate of creativity&mdash;if there can be one.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts&mdash;if to only say that it did&mdash;to allow text the freedom that the image has accepted and embraced.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts to force the&nbsp;<em>no</em>, to contradict itself, to anger, to please and then anger again, if only to force a stance, to pull out the position of the&nbsp;<em>self</em>, of the discipline and of the hour as a means to begin and maintain conversations moving forward.&nbsp;</p> <p>In this installment we hear from <a href="https://archinect.com/yoonjeekoh" target="_blank">Yoonjee Koh</a>. Yoonjee Koh is the Director of Intermediate Architecture Studios and full time faculty member at The <a href="https://archinect.com/BostonArchitecturalCollege" target="_blank">Boston Architectural College</a>.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150085546/based-on-true-events-copied-from-past-ones Based on True Events. Copied from Past Ones. Brendan Shea 2018-09-12T12:28:00-04:00 >2018-09-12T16:15:23-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/f8/f894137eb8468258a34e9a1687a1d5d3.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>The role of Archinect&rsquo;s series&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/944588/cross-talk" target="_blank">Cross-Talk</a></strong>&nbsp;is to bring forward the positive aspects of the polemic and allow for the resulting conflict to bring to life an otherwise still and comfortable climate of creativity&mdash;if there can be one.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts&mdash;if to only say that it did&mdash;to allow text the freedom that the image has accepted and embraced.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts to force the&nbsp;<em>no</em>, to contradict itself, to anger, to please and then anger again, if only to force a stance, to pull out the position of the&nbsp;<em>self</em>, of the discipline and of the hour as a means to begin and maintain conversations moving forward.&nbsp;</p> <p>In this installment we hear from Brendan Shea&nbsp;on the topic of&nbsp;<a href="https://archinect.com/features/article/150085239/cross-talk-6-creative-rights-intellectual-property-introduction" target="_blank">Creative Rights &amp; Intellectual Property</a>. Brendan is a Los Angeles based designer, educator and maker.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150085454/mutant-authorship-agency-capitalism-and-memes Mutant Authorship. Agency, Capitalism and Memes. Ryan Scavnicky 2018-09-11T09:00:00-04:00 >2018-09-11T13:50:59-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/b7/b7177e90f88247dfb83fc4f8357c7e58.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>The role of Archinect&rsquo;s series&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/944588/cross-talk" target="_blank">Cross-Talk</a></strong>&nbsp;is to bring forward the positive aspects of the polemic and allow for the resulting conflict to bring to life an otherwise still and comfortable climate of creativity&mdash;if there can be one.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts&mdash;if to only say that it did&mdash;to allow text the freedom that the image has accepted and embraced.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts to force the&nbsp;<em>no</em>, to contradict itself, to anger, to please and then anger again, if only to force a stance, to pull out the position of the&nbsp;<em>self</em>, of the discipline and of the hour as a means to begin and maintain conversations moving forward.&nbsp;</p> <p>In this installment we hear from <a href="https://archinect.com/people/cover/150060586/ryan-scavnicky" target="_blank">Ryan Scavnicky</a> on the topic of <a href="https://archinect.com/features/article/150085239/cross-talk-6-creative-rights-intellectual-property-introduction" target="_blank">Creative Rights &amp; Intellectual Property</a>. Ryan is the Visiting Fellow at the School of Architecture at <a href="https://archinect.com/schools/cover/16352595/the-school-of-architecture-at-taliesin" target="_blank">Taliesin</a>, a producer of theory films with SCI-Arc Channel, and a practicing Architectural Designer with studio TECHNE.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150085239/cross-talk-7-creative-rights-intellectual-property-introduction Cross-Talk #7: Creative Rights & Intellectual Property — Introduction Anthony Morey 2018-09-10T14:13:00-04:00 >2018-09-11T11:19:05-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bc/bcd1041f3ace3a15f5e468d8c6f5e295.gif" border="0" /><p>The role of Archinect&rsquo;s series&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/944588/cross-talk" target="_blank">Cross-Talk</a></strong>&nbsp;is to bring forward the positive aspects of the polemic and allow for the resulting conflict to bring to life an otherwise still and comfortable climate of creativity&mdash;if there can be one.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts&mdash;if to only say that it did&mdash;to allow text the freedom that the image has accepted and embraced.&nbsp;<strong>Cross-Talk</strong>&nbsp;attempts to force the&nbsp;<em>no</em>, to contradict itself, to anger, to please and then anger again, if only to force a stance, to pull out the position of the&nbsp;<em>self</em>, of the discipline and of the hour as a means to begin and maintain conversations moving forward.&nbsp;</p> <p>In this series, we are looking at the autonomy of the student and their role in today's institutions as it relates to creative rights and intellectual property.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150084929/it-could-have-been-called-sob-gordon-bunshaft-and-som It Could Have Been Called SOB: Gordon Bunshaft and SOM Anthony Morey 2018-09-07T13:23:00-04:00 >2018-09-07T16:38:59-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/9a/9a0c017c9f1f2a9c8a2f9f0792c4604e.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p><strong><em><a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/1071676/from-the-ground-up" target="_blank">From the Ground Up</a></em></strong>&nbsp;is a series on Archinect focused on discovering the early stages &amp; signs of history's most prolific architects. Starting from the beginning allows us to understand the long journey architecture takes in even the formative of hands and often, surprising shifts that occur in its journey. These early projects grant us a glimpse into the early, naive, ambitious and at points rough edges of soon to be architectural masters.</p> <p>In this installment we look at the work of Gordon Bunschaft, a seminal member at SOM for over 40 years.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150084504/re-educational-complacency-serious-misunderstandings RE: Educational Complacency & Serious Misunderstandings Patrick Geske 2018-09-06T13:31:00-04:00 >2018-09-16T17:03:57-04:00 <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/3d/3d2707e5be53a46b077b08984a52f01f.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><p>In last week&rsquo;s article, &ldquo;<a href="https://archinect.com/features/article/150078321/has-educational-complacency-diminished-today-s-discourse" target="_blank">Has Educational Complacency Diminished Today's Discourse?</a>,&rdquo; an uncredited image of my&nbsp;thesis&nbsp;project was completely taken out of context and written about in a way that severely mischaracterizes the nature of my thesis.</p>