Archive for July, 2014

El desalojo comenzó el pasado lunes en la noche con la colaboración de miembros de la Fuerza Armada Nacional, quienes ayudaban a los vecinos a bajar sus enseres desde los pisos superiores para introducirlos en camiones especialmente dispuestos para la ocasión. En primer lugar saldrán 160 familias —de las 1.156 censadas— hacia una zona urbanizada […]


A scintillating examination of the concept of free will in a material universe and why suffering is not only a natural but an essential part of the human experience. Though explored through the lens of the contradictions and impossibilities of belief, the questions Lewis raises touch on elements of philosophy, politics, psychology, cosmology, and ethics […]


Impossible standards of purity are set for thought and behavior, paralyzing discourse. And yet Social Justice Warriors themselves can’t meet with even the most basic standards required for solidarity. Whenever the unofficial leaders are called out, fingers always point elsewhere looking to place the blame. The Charnel-House . The following article was submitted for publication […]


Building Knowledge


Experienced revit architect/manager Rotterdam, The Netherlands OMA is looking for an experienced senior architect/Revit manager, highly skilled in Revit and BIM, with excellent technical knowledge in commercial and mixed use sectors. Experience in delivering projects and managing documentation at all design phases is needed. The successful candidate will need to be able to lead, to […]


By PAUL GOLDBERGER. October 11, 1981 There is almost no one who is not bewildered by the events of the last two decades in architecture. Sleek modern buildings go up, covering more and more of the landscape with glass and aluminum and steel and concrete, as ornate buildings of stone go down to make way for […]


Koichi Futatsumata (Case-Real) designed this rather compact tube amplifier for Japanese electronics kit manufacturer Elekit. http://www.futatsumata.com/en/projects/2/index.html


Homenaje

18Jul14

Nada se olvida y nada queda en el pasado, eso se aprende. 18 de julio es el cumpleaños de Mandela, y no encuentro mejor manera de recordarlo. Nelson Mandela’s inaugural speech Your Majesties, Your Highnesses, Distinguished Guests, Comrades and Friends: Today, all of us do, by our presence here, and by our celebrations in other […]


Modelling Collaboration New technology and ways of working are helping to break down barriers between the different players in the construction process. Integrated Project Delivery (IPD), which advocates the collective harnessing of all project participants’ talents and insights, is one approach that many in the industry think can make the process more collaborative. “IPD allows […]


SketchPad Demo

16Jul14

It is all about challenges.