Michael Pawlyn is one of many innovators who has captured my attention recently. Biomimicry is beyond intriguing, with an extensive history of successes, and a plethora of ideas based on it shaping our future at this moment. 281 more words
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Age, weathering and decay is beauty.
Marks, scars, pigmentation, imperfections, indents – any signs of growth and natural weathering, are what makes something beautiful. We would not be enthralled by these floors, or be making imitations of them, if they were one solid, ‘perfect’ colour. 368 more words
Progressing through my education in Architecture, I am often faced with a lack of appreciation and respect for design from people outside of design careers. It can be considered superficial, on the thought that there are far more important issues in the world than the bricks in a bar or the orientation of a city’s central square. 557 more words