Ideas # Other
Nomad Space Lab
Nomad Space Lab it's an itinerant physical platform that works as an architecture laboratory for material and spatial open-source research.
the Ranch X book
The LT_Ranch Space is a non-profit rural art space in NE Lithuania hosting seasonal student sessions, providing a facility for research, experimentation and cultural events related to art, architecture, film and landscape which we would like to collate into a hand held publication.
35 Meridians of Radical Rituals
Ongoing research on the inventiveness of everyday life, new hybrid vernaculars and communal space-making in Europe.
Territorial Renewal and space Re-generating project for the Apricena quarries area
Learning from Films
Engaging architects in filmmaking practices to deal with complex urban realities
On the Edge of the Critical Zone
Collaborative gallery-project as an agent of inclusive gentrification and urban development
Tirana Garden-City of Tomorrow
This project makes the case for a possible future transposition of garden affectivities in Tirana.
Out of Place, Out of Time
What can we learn from spaces built through writing, in a context where reality is ruptured and reimagined?
"Untitled 1-6" is a collective writing exercise on 6 selected Future Architecture projects.
Whether in a metropolis or in small communities, placemaking plays an important role for the creation of a sustainable development.
short autobiographical stories about the 27 landlords I had in five countries that eventually wil reflect on universal basic income, labour, sex and souverainity in public space
A GentleHuman’s Guide to ReEarth
Stories, histories and accounts for those who want to enjoy a post-Future Architecture world
[Intensive] Care exhibition proposal tackles our world's current climate, economic and political emergency conditions and proposes a care-based framework applied to architecture and spatial practice.
Exploring the creative process of design through the different layers (meant as different disciplines participating in design) required to develop a building.
Guerrilla curating as a way to question the relationship between architecture, society and the city.
Atlas of emerging practices
ATLAS of emerging practices is a project by Itinernat Office, that analyses the work of a selection about 100 emerging architects from more than 20 EU countries.
Cognition of formal and spatial qualities of shape by exploring the tensions between reality and its representation.
TOWARDS A NONVIOLENT DESIGN
We identify the urgency to unravel what lies at the core of disciplinary thinking. We refuse to be disciplined.
Masks of image
Exploring the formal qualities of images to define a new architectural pedagogy
Plural Housing Stories
Stories, photos and maps to investigate the relation between sharing practices and collaborative housing models
an entity travels the world of ideas and takes shape, changes appearance according to the places “it” spends time in
We are building an ultra-precise interactive digital twin model for our new workspace-home.
Exhibition and reflective texts on the importance of unbuilt work for emerging architecture practices
Manifesto for unexpected architectures
Micro architecture projects which explore alternative time-space relationships
Play-absence space reminds us that neglected buildings can be seen as creative potential for evoking different memories or imposing new meanings and narratives.
MOB Projects is an international design incubator that develops furniture projects designed by contemporary architects and artists.
Mies. TV: Architecture Backstage
Sharing stories from the world of architecture, reaching people within and beyond the common discourse.
Architecture of Action
Architecture of Action is a research work, which proposes studying the patterns of accidental appropriation of the city in order to diagnose the possible gestation of a novel counter-disciplinary strategy for radical urban action.
Architecture of Psychosis
Do you also feel it? An apocalypse is about to come any day now! An Architecture of Psychosis is just a palliative for the planet collapse.
Preliminary architectural design study of 3D Graphic Scores: soundscapes that become play/landscapes
Working, Living, Dying Reinvented
Challenging the design conventions to trigger design innovation in an innovative way
Témenos - from the latin ‘portion of sky’, ‘sacred enclosure’ - is a space designed to be a pause in the city, a place for every human to converge their thoughts, feelings and emotions to the highest degree through a one to one experience with art.
Publishing about spatial practice in an accelerated age of scrolling, browsing and capital.
The Prolific Office
The Prolific Office is a post-starchitecture practice, as it signifies both – a break from the preceding era, as well as a more intensified form of it.
Urban Fabric(ations) seeks design methodologies driven by the choreography of a crafted and imaginative future.
Turn storytelling into an architecture made of words – building physically impossible objects.
Just a Podcast about Urban Landscapes Narratives and Architecture, made by and for Architects.
This Used To Be Our Home
An experiment in new aesthetic forms of architectural activism and social engagement
Crossing places, spaces and time, a curious woman reflects on her own habitat. Is she alone?
A commision driven, periodical edition that develops a vision of an extended field of architecture.
Urban Micro Living
A toolbox of architectural solutions to tackle the problem of small housing
The Destructive Character
This proposal is an architectural publication examining the effects of destruction on domestic space.
A set of characters set on a quest to find time during which they experience/envision/recollect selected projects and find (or not) those that offer a glimpse into the future where time is abundant
Last hours of buildings
An artistic project that load an architectural object with a symbolic image to tell of an era of transition
Damn you, critics!
Reversing the chronology of architecture and criticism to experiment with both.
Spell Action #1
Sculpture performance 'Spell Action #1' reminds of a tool or game; or a tent, stand, fence or other portable, adaptable construction, It can be mounted into different abstract structural elements to create temporary settings, bringing ephemeral architecture to mind.
“Open/Work” is a full disclosure portrait of a messy, young, brilliant, vibrant community of designers ready to build Ukraine’s project of the future.
At www.fromscratch.work architect Violette Schönberger publishes well-read critical writings about architecture and urban design.
Momentum is a magazine about architecture and urbanism that discuss topics through visual imaginaries.
Architecture in Evolution
An evolutionary typology of architectural form, a new grand narrative in times of postmodern confusion.
Game of Mirrors
Reflection, contamination, representation between the built environment and the knowledge about it
The Unreal City
Building an imagined layer, through fictional narration that’s anchored by physical elements
POETICS FOR THE UNCERTAIN
From Aristotle’s Poetics to Nicolas Bourriaud’s “relational aesthetics”, the Architectural image and the act of drawing as a process can create a threshold between the “real” and the “imaginary” in which knowledge, interaction and problematics of a specific context, play an important role.
Poliphila's dream of architecture
Poliphilo becomes Poliphila, and like the character from "Hypnerotomachia Poliphili", she dreams of selected architecture.
a mini-series of textual vignettes giving a voice to the components of the selected projects
Contemporary words for contemporary architecture
Inventing, through research, an innovative way to communicate contemporary European architecture
Arc De L’Europe
An installation that energizes the public space, emancipates people and spreads a powerful message.
Resource utopia: Concrete possibilities
Research of the future possibilities of neglected and unused public spaces
From macro to micro and back.
Exploring new techniques and narrative models to describe 4.0 architecture and design.
LAND is an geometrical and secluded piece of land destined to restore the appreciation and value of the relation between nature and construction, territory and city.
Three jugglers and the audience follow a trail through a distinctive building, neighbourhood or unusual location, transforming and renewing the vision of spaces, and where the physical and numerical world coalesce to become one.
National Concert Hall Vilnius Tautos Namai
The research behind the project is based on understand how nature can shape the mass of architecture
Mapping of the Obscurity
An architectural intervention which synthesizes the digital animations of a 3D form with its potential to morph how it is experienced being mapped
'HA' - Healthy Ad
'HA’ changes the mode of advert from traditional media (2D banners, etc.) to augmented reality.
Critical Hospitality: architectural Design as editing Practice
Critical essay that starts from a futuristic fiction: the unusual revolution of editorial design protocols in architecture after welcoming the rejected.
Border_Fictioning (The Eile Project)
Architecture's response(ability) to enact new human & non-human myths, imaginaries and encounters of the border
The Architects' Diary
Write a parallel diary of the six creatives involved in the project with the main scope to present hidden values of architecture and the way the process of creation (imagination, multidisciplinary approaches and innumerable iterations among many other tasks) are applied to reach compelling outcomes.
Between frequencies, distances and time, a fictionnal space emerge of the reverse process of measuring
The buildings that mean you must live
Literary text tracing the movements Future Architecture projects stir in the imagination
Architecture without Shadow
The architect does not construct buildings, but representations of buildings - Leon Battista Alberti [1886 ]
Rewrite fragments of the mainstream architectural historiography by including women's contributions.
Magical Misery Tour
The Magical Misery Tour is an urban odyssey around the city and its culture.
th/ought/s to a-void
This will be a non-linear & aleatory text tissue to explore ideas as open territories.
We use architecture as a mean for the reinvention of memories and identities in order to design alternative futures.
Form follows survival. Towards a (geo)architecture
Our studies propose that all architecture is geoarchitecture, and that even the smallest house can have a syntropic impact in the regeneration of environments, economies and communities.
Beyond Boredom or Suffocation
Considering: energy, climate and Nature ; esthetics, poetry and exploration ; as fundaments of project.
Fables and Constructions
Mosaic of fictional reports covering experiences and stories by imaginary users of the selected architectural projects
Six Stories about FA
The narrative I propose is structured as a frame story containing five tales and a poetry. Seven people meet in one of the selected works. During the time they spent together they talk about their past in the FA architecture and what led them there.
Alternative narratives of spaces and architectures to reimagine the future of tourism
Thinking Forests Fabbed Fields
A thinking landscape future, managed by AIs that seamlessly weave natural and synthetic processes.
To be not archicool
Unresolved problem. How much time before people stop marginalizing the non-originals?
Research and making inspired by architectural process and construction site & materials.
Within an informal window to the street, the democratization of the museum awakens the public discussion of the city.
A podcast giving voices to current topics, interests and needs of the next generation fostering democratic discourse and change of perspectives in the field of architecture.
Architectural project as an act of combining different necessities and disciplines into a unique, complex system.
Death of the Client
Exploring models of producing architecture that reduce dependency on clients and the solicitation system
Is it possible to forget all preconceived ideas of what architecture has to be, including whether or not it can even be classified as architecture?
Galeria de Arquitectura
From a small 6 sqm space with a big window open to the city, Galeria de Arquitectura aims to bridge the gap between Architecture and the citizens.
Form Follows Money
Cosa.cz would like to open a discussion about possibilities, differences and tendencies within the cooperative movement in Europe and share practical experiences and theoretical knowledge in the currently evolving topic.
Concéntrico, International Festival of Architecture and Design, is a reflection on the urban environment and the city.
Design for Policy Change
This project provides an overview of participatory processes in relation to design and policy with focus on housing.
Architecture and Contemporary Theory
To host an Architecture Exchange in Europe with a leading Contemporary Theorist
Searching for the potentials of architecture's shortcomings, near failures and good enough solutions within its by-products and leftover objects.
Following the duality of meaning of 'matters of architecture' and 'architecture that matters'
Personas: 6 characters in search of space
I would to create 6 personas related to 6 projects presented to the upcoming Future Architecture call for ideas
»The individual becomes smaller when entering the temple of community.« Hannes Meyer
Architecture and/or Sculpture
The difference between Architecture and Sculpture is whether there is furniture.
F.A.T. IS A HORIZONTAL TEACHING-LEARNING PROGRAM BASED ON AN OPEN DEBATE ABOUT FUNDAMENTAL TOPICS CONCERNING ARCHITECTURE.
6 Discussions(?)… 6 political Standards
A collection of (fictitious?) discussions with philosophers about architecture and urban strategies
Time for Architecture
Architecture without Time will become an Architecture without Truth, Poetics and Reason.
An ongoing research and exploration to discover possibilities in the cities and to keep our hope not to leave struggle.
MOMENTUM proposes to discuss architecture and its peripheral activities through visual imaginaries.
Una Nuova Generazione
a collective of professionals that aims to highlight the value of the new generation of designers
Shadow of stars
'Shadow of stars' provokes a sense of the time and atmosphere of outdoors while one is indoors.
Con->Text: Text as Context - Reading and Writing as a Pedagogical Tool Exploring Place
This paper demonstrates how structured reading, writing, and an interactive modeling experience during the design process, go hand-in-hand with building self-confidence in students.
Eurasian Gondolas connects Europe and Asia, the East and the West through the world’s longest aerial tramway.
Inside geometry double language
Inside the Geometry - double language is an experimental art project which challenges architecture to render it vibrant and participatory
An ancient building where last Futurists met, during the IIWW, and where, now, contemporary avant-gardes could enhance and evolve.
The basic requirments of the challenge were to design a modular building for two persons, that could be easily transported and with the an actual area of 25 sq.m, in addition, it could not be connected to any communications except for electrical power.
Installation creates an object which gives a new contrast and meaning to an architectural surrounding. It's a critical dialog of creation due to which it becomes inseparable from the place, where its born.
Lamda house is the proposal of an innovative residential enviroment in absolute correlation with the region that surrounds it,the urban and overcrowded municipality of Petralona,located neiboring the Acropolis in Athens.
33 pupils 7-13 y.o. made their theories about the future of Minsk and it's architecture
The short film Coastland envisions an ambitious and optimistic yet somewhat defective architecture.
unmeasuring: playing architecture & played architectures
Architecture models are amplified, used and transformed as music instrument. The process is reversed and is reconsidered in the models and within the space.
Manifesto on social responsibility of architects
Architects carry a social responsibility for the designed environments of men.
Mobile Forage & Field Yield Kitchen (MFFYK)
The MFFYK is a multipurpose, modular unit for food preparation and culinary education in parks, informal green spaces, and neighborhood gardens.
Architectural Design Connectome - metacognitive field/territory for strategic design decision making, data analysis, spatial intervention, and knowledge production. Advanced Design Intelligence Research (ADIR) / Advanced Intelligence Research Projects (AIRP)
The Welcome Hotel
The Welcome Hotel is the paradoxical idea about the informal urbanism that operate in Madrid after an eviction process takes place. The Welcome Hotel is a situated project in Madrid that allow us to think our cities and urban territory as a recursive process of evitions at all levels.
Scenographies of Power
A critical view on how architecture materializes legal frameworks and political apparatuses.
Sound Thinking 4.0
A future way to think and handle sound in architecture - with acoustics, materiality and sound design.
the post parking era
Future modes of transport will inevitably force us to repurpose the space occupied by cars nowadays.
‘Living Pool’ proposes how people could be living together in the future, challenging existing norms of habitation.
A critical Architecture, anchored in the Past and propelled towards an informed Future.
A publishing platform to unveil the conditions and procedures of contemporary spatial practices
This is What Architecture can Learn From the Internet. And it's Amazing
The translation of clickbait into architecture to activate residual spaces.
Architecture vs Politics
Architecture should take a role in criticising political habits that influence the built environment and social life.
Constructing and activating a network of architects so to produce new understandings of architecture
New beauties is a project that aims to discover possible answers to the question what is beauty.
A highly communicative architecture of diversity. Presentation of ideas, thoughts to reflect on.
Do More With Less
Learn to operate under conditions with very little money to bring this know-how to universities.
A Series of Rooms
An exploration into the imaginary of the housing archetype – as portrayed in art, media, and human studies
This proposal is an experimental suggestion to put digital environment in precise physical borders of Space and Time in the living environment and separate the physical and digital forms of human communications in different Time and Space areas
The idea of an alternative city solves the problems of the present and the past by acting as an independent set of neighborhoods. Up-town buildings provide space for green spaces and their own transport network, thus constituting a basis for construction.
The need of today’s interiors
A space that is artistically designed, abstractly thought, and architecturally considered.
Art is The Future of Architecture
Art - uniting people and architects towards the future of a good architecture.
Life & Dust
Life & Dust is a Martian dystopia where the Earth has disappeared and people walks through gigantic geodesic domes on Mars
From a biological standpoint, there is no difference between human and non-human built objects. Everything that exists in the world is by definition natural. In light of this knowledge, we must rethink how we approach architecture; both in its creation and in theory.
Acts and Place
Architecture will be understood by all rather than by architects & piers only, through education & interaction with art
Personal Grass field ready to Go!
Wall panel that enables you to grow mobile grass field which you can take with you on yoga class, put on a sofa, floor etc.
Perhaps it is High Time for a Xeno-Architecture to match
Xeno-architecture is not a description of the given but a speculative concept that will only show itself in and from the future.
The beauty of a future architecture will lie in its pragmatism, directness, and intuitiveness.
The House of Houses
Future architecture will be a primordial catalyst for bridging displaced people back to the spaces of their past
A Space is not an Empty Void
Creating architecture we need to consider that a space is not an empty void but affects matter as matter affects a space.
3 – 2 – 1 Architecture
For future architecture, innovation is important, when it comes to the way we view and experience.
Curating Portugal's Architecture
How Portuguese architecture is represented in an exhibitionary context? With this question as a starting point, this project aim to analyse the narratives constructed by the Portuguese exhibitions presented at the Venice Architecture Biennale, from 2004 to 2016.
architecture without limits. landscape goes inside to design the "machine a vivré" that will change the appearence of the upcoming cities.
Adopting the Universal
Universal architecture as a way to structure the common in the society of entropic individualism
Architecture & Power
Architecture is a mean of physical documentation, narrating stories of past, present and future. The use of short cinematic narrations will be the medium to visualize possibilities and relationships for the future of our society.
FRONTEiRAS is an architectural, cultural and educational project focused on the study of cross-border territories.
He, She, They & Sex
Architecture inspired by gender fluidity and that returns pleasure from the digital to the physical
The future is in conscious architecture where notion of architectural heritage is no longer needed.
Between the Eyes - Between the Lines
Exploring architectural photography can open new ways in creating future architecture.
We aim to study architecture parallel to the official discourse trying to confront current theories.
Between the Real and the Imaginary
Between the Real and the Imaginary: Forms of Absolute expression
Film analysis of unbuildable architectural speculations
Visionary architectural projects can be regarded as texts of culture, interpreted on the basis of cinematic visualization strategies and narratives/scripts employed in their creation, so as to provide a better understanding of the social and technological changes..
L'Architecture à l'écran
Confronting architecture and cinema makes possible genuine architectural critical discourse.
Rereading and understanding colonial memory through monuments and minor histories
Architecture After the Future
The real question is how architecture as a discipline can adapt to the global crisis of the future.
Architecture that serves
Now and tomorrow, from brief to design, we must help people find themselves.
Beauty In Exile
Emphasis on experience of beauty in built environments enhances human well-being and recovery.
Cultural Spaces as social Condensers
A new inclusive architecture for Europe has its core in cultural spaces: they are changing and becoming houses for everyone.
Work About a Friendly Alien
Research into context and architecture by means of the instrument of architectural drawing.
Architecture for Refugees
Open source online platform to collect and share knowledge on “refugee architecture”.
The Atmosphere of Spaces
“There is a knowledge of place which is reducible to a sort of co-existence with that place, and which is not simply nothing, even though it cannot be conveyed by a description.” Maurice Merleau-Ponty
A Flat Tale
Architects create more stories than buildings. This project questions the capacity of architectural storytelling.
Collecting Architecture -> Collective Architecture
We photograph and share thoughts on the spaces we inhabit all the time: is this a resource we can put to better use?
Curriculum for Uncertainty
Idea of a future architecture calls for thinking of an education of a future architect.
Future architecture criticism should understand and take advantage of the communicative potential of social media
stings, stitches, etc.
The story of a city is always a story about people intervening personally, about taking part in our surroundings and in its various manifestations: We ask questions but we do not ask for permission: we position statements, translate and reinterpret situations and surfaces with our actions.
New Display of Architecture
Defining New Roles of Architecture Deprived of Construction Sites, And Experiencing The Unbuilt
Dust Matter (s)
How can a discarded material led us to learning more about our natural and built environment