Activating Architecture

Plagued by fear, anger and a widespread empathy deficit, our cultural and political climate thrives on exploiting, rather than exploring, … More

Shrivel and Shrink

When building 1:1, traditional methods of evaluating scale and size seem to no longer apply. Typical architectural elements of human … More

Stimulus Package

Recent developments in materials science offer tremendous opportunities for invention. This is particularly so with smart materials and nanomaterials that … More

Materials as Probes

Architecture is a ‘slow’ weather probe. Our cognition of the relationship between architecture and environment—or between architecture the dynamic milieu … More

Third Nature

We have been conditioned over time to view ‘nature’ as something pure and immutable, distinct from and therefore somehow ‘exterior’ … More

Second Sky

In an era of active material investigation, light has become an increasingly important ingredient in the pursuit of optimal and … More

The Shape of Light

In an era of active material investigation, light has become an increasingly important ingredient in the pursuit of optimal and … More

Light as Material

In an era of active material investigation, light has become an increasingly important ingredient in the pursuit of optimal and … More