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MoMA’s New Exhibition-Latin America in Construction:Architecture 1955-1980

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Miguel Rodrigo Mazur&e’’s 1969 design for a hotel at Machu Picchu in Peru. CreditArchivo Miguel Rodrigo

NYT writer Robin Pogrebin writes about the new exhibition opened in MoMA examining the collective understanding of Latin American Architecture and he explains it:

Preparing for the Museum of Modern Art’s “Latin America in Construction: Architecture 1955-1980,” which opens on Sunday, was a process of excavation. Barry Bergdoll, who organized the show with Carlos Eduardo Comas, Patricio del Real and Jorge Francisco Liernur, made multiple visits to the region, scouring architects’ offices, tracking down architects’ descendants and borrowing material from state archives.......Continue Reading

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Chatter:Architecture Talks Back

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Saturday, April 11, 2015–Sunday, July 12, 2015Galleries 283–285 Architecture is a perpetual conversation between the present and the past, knowing full well that the future is listening. So what happens when this dialogue is influenced by contemporary modes of communication such as texti ...

Royal Academy of Arts present a new architecture exhibition:The Future of Housing

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Scotswood, 2008 by Sarah Wigglesworth Architects.Photo © Sarah Wigglesworth Architects.Free exhibition, until 17 May 2015Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House Royal Academy of Arts invite you to participate a new exhibition which will continue until 17 May 2015 titled ''The Future Of ...

Academic says:’’Give Hong Kong’s new towns character’’

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Proposals from HKU students envisage integrating existing farms into the new towns. Photo: HKU Landscape Design StudioIt's not too late to give new town developments in New Territories more character - and involve locals in the planning, HKU professor saysA landscape architecture academic has de ...

Contemporary Photography’s Capitalist Realism

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Tor Seidel, “25°11‘38“N 55°16‘41“E: The Burj” (2014) image via HyperallergicIn Caspar David Friedrich‘s “Frau vor untergehender Sonne” (“Woman before the Setting Sun”), a young woman is depicted facing the setting sun, which t ...

Academic says:’’Give Hong Kong’s new towns character’’

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Proposals from HKU students envisage integrating existing farms into the new towns. Photo: HKU Landscape Design StudioIt's not too late to give new town developments in New Territories more character - and involve locals in the planning, HKU professor saysA landscape architecture academic has de ...

Application Deadline For The Studio For Immediate Spaces - Sandberg Instituut,Amsterdam

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Application Deadline: 1 April 2015In between the logic of constructing architecture and the design of objects, we experiment and explore the immediate space. The Studio for Immediate Spaces is a place for understanding and defining specific spaces that we live in, we work, eat, socialize, discuss, o ...

Architecture program incorporates art, technology

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image via Daily NebraskanArt and architecture are fields of study generally associated with tools, materials and tangible crafted artifacts.For many designers technology adds yet another tool to the arsenal of mediums for expressing their creativity and has even begun to change the ways in which the ...

Syracuse University School of Architecture receives $750,000 gift

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Harry der Boghosian;photo provided Syracuse University has received its largest gift ever from a living donor, in memory of Harry der Boghosian, a 1954 graduate of the School of Architecture.The gift was made by his sister, Paula der Boghosian, of Syracuse, a 1964 graduate of SU's School of Educ ...

The Bartlett School of Architecture at Ecobuild 2015

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images courtesy of The Bartlett School of Architecture10:00 03 March - 16:00 05 March 2015 Location:Ecobuild, Stand 4008, ExCeL London, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1XLWe are delighted to be taking part in this year’s Ecobuild exhibition, the sustainable design, constr ...

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