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Artist of the moment..........Suhas Bhujbal

Suhas Bhujbal is a contemporary painter from India who paints the urban landscape. Suhas Bhujbal was born in Narayangaon, Maharashtra, India in the year 1977. 214 more words

Traces: Ants and Urban Design

by Hugh Lester

17 March 2014

In an earlier essay, “Notes on Human Use,” I introduced the concept of affordances and constraints. Built form, such as walls, act as constraints to movement. 1,756 more words


Blue Sun 1

Yellow doesn’t have a lockdown on this kind of thing.

Bank of Nova Scotia, Vernon, British Columbia, Canada

The power behind the world is the power behind the world, whatever you call it.


Black Hawk Mini Park - Iowa City Public Art - "The Lens" Project by Cecil Balmond

“The Lens” – Summary

This document provides links to articles and resources relating to “The Lens” by Cecil Balmond – a proposed Iowa City Public Art installation in the Black Hawk Mini Park. 592 more words

Development Projects

The canyons of Athens

There are no natural canyons in Athens. However, there are countless man-made ones.

I’m talking of course of the typical Greek urban architecture of high-rise blocks of flats lining narrow streets. 551 more words

Modern Greece

From Underwater Archaeology to Architecture, Gair Williamson Does it All

I recently had the privilege of speaking with the principal of Gair Williamson Architects, Mr. Williamson himself, and here’s what he had to say about architecture, and why “design is more than just drawing lines”. 16 more words