The photographic series “Geometrie #1” is the signature work of architectural photographer Paolo Pettigiani. The collection highlights multum peculiar shapes of the buildings, as well as the graphical mosaic of colors and forms in the cityscape. They seem to be unreal, almost kept in cubic concept. The images give an impression to be situated in different realm as the part of the ‘non-place’ location, stored somewhere in our imagination. In fact, the pictures are captured in real locations though. The photographer wanted to express the idea of relevant place showcasing minimalistic geometry as a result. Continue reading “PHOTOGRAPHY: Minimal Geometry by Paolo Pettigiani.”
Brooksbank & Collins’ Boullee Table – exquisite in form and distinguished in concept. Continue reading “DESIGN: Intergalactic table by Brooksbank & Collins.”
The captivity of minimalism in the urban images is a very interesting topic for photography. The idea of eclectic imagery of the cityscape was captured by photographers Nick Frank and Jeannette Hägglund. The result was stunning, not only because of the lucid architectural elements, but also the juxtaposition of the vivid spectrum of colors, shapes and structures in modern cities. The locations were also selectively splendid – Copenhagen and Malmö that are the cradles of the architectural wonders in Scandinavia.
Mesmerizing, raw, sculptural, precise and geometrical … The photography by Ralf Wendrich.
The captivating design of the Research Pavilion at the University of Stuttgart recalls numerous possible connotations because of the characteristic shape. Continue reading “ARCHITECTURE: The Research Pavilion at the University of Stuttgart.”
Guangzhou Opera House Zaha Hadid Architects. Continue reading “ARCHITECTURE: Guangzhou Opera House Zaha Hadid Architects.”
Design Museum Holon by Ron Arad Architects.
The absorbing shape of Design Museum Holon unveils the dynamism of curvaceous external envelope and resembling box-like shape. Acting as a visual key to the observer, the bands represents the spine to the construction of the building. The five dominant bands are made of Corten steel structure that presents the illusion of waving. This is the first building in Israeli that is dedicated to express the concept of Design in the city.
The Aria by MHN Design Union in Bondi Junction, Australia.
Images via architizer.com
ASIA NOTE BY ANDY LONG HOANG FOR FTV INDOCHINA MAGAZINE
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