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Therme Vals, Switzerland, by Peter Zumthor, part 2

This time the bath building in Vals by Zumthor (that we mourned last week) took a decidedly more ethereal flavor. Rather than the dark, heavy, and goth(ic) interpretation by Liricas Analas, Janet Jackson floats through turquoise veils and light filled rooms. 82 more words


El mundo del diseño

El concepto de diseño contiene varios significados, pero para arquitectura podría ser la introducción de la imaginación a la realidad. A principio de una clase, el profesor nos preguntó que significaba “diseño” para nosotros; y lo primero que se me vino a la mente fue producir, crear y realizar una idea, esquema o un objeto con el fin de que se vuelva algo real y único. 1,123 more words

Therme Vals, Switzerland, by Peter Zumthor

In todays video we saw a dark interpretation of the amazing bath building located in the Swiss countryside town of Vals and designed by celebrated Swiss architect… 48 more words

Video Preshow


World famous architect, and one of my all time favourite contemporary architects has made headlines in recent weeks for his comments at a preview event for the Venice Biennale 2016. 285 more words


behind the Black and White keys

The piece I have played above, Juliette is Happy, was composed by an incredible composer, Niall Byrne, as a soundtrack to the movie Cairo Time… 916 more words


{Kolumba Museum} Peter Zumthor

how an architect handles the design of restoring and adding in an old building

Dear Diary,
Yesterday I attended the thesis a friend. The issue was the restoration of an old building, which placed a new program functions, while planning some modifications and additions. 443 more words