In this episode I talked with Juhani Pallasmaa, Finnish architect,based in Helsinki, Finland.
Juhani is an architect that has written over 70 books about architecture, reports on Alvar Aalto, perception, the concept of essences and ecology just to name a few.
Life should be encountered rather than planned, says Juhani Pallasmaa when he talks about his career. Continue reading Juhani Pallasmaa
To celebrate the new retail concept, conceived by creative director, Sarah Burton, and architect Smiljan Radic, Alexander McQueen has created a short film focussing on its inception. Continue reading Smiljan Radic
Annette Gigon and Mike Guyer founded Gigon/Guyer in Zürich in 1989 and launched their career with a flying start when they won the competition to design the Kirchner Museum in Davos. Since then, their architecture practice has forged an international reputation, notably thanks to a dozen museum projects and a series of designs for residential and office buildings. Today, Gigon and Guyer are both lecturers at the EPF in Zürich. Their work has received a number of prestigious awards, including the International Fellowship of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in 2009. A number of monographs have also been published on their work. Continue reading Annette Gigon