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Mies van der Rohe - Barcelona Pavilion, 1929

There was nothing more stylish created in so called “modern architecture” since 1929…

Architectural Autumn of 2011

Architectural Autumn...

Guillotine is a perfect architectural project in which Form & Function are in an absolute harmony…

Anatomy of Architecture

I see harmony in the circle of your eye…

I see passion in the arch of your hips. … I am an architect. ( )

One “tear of a child” in a sea of stinky journalism

Stop Plagiarism

Architecture is the only art where plagiarism is partially acceptable. It’s a known paradox… Yet such paradox cannot be applied to the literature about architecture…

This is MADness

This is MADness.

…for many people a brand name attached to the project matters more than the project itself.

iSad

iSad

Socrates, Plato, Rene Descartes, Leonardo da Vinci, Galileo Galilei, Albert Einstein, Steve Jobs…

You got it all wrong: Stirling Prize 2011

Royal Shakespeare Theater | Bennetts Associates Architects

Architecture is not about fancy name and powerful PR…

To look like a STARchitect…

To look like a STARchitect...

It’s gonna sound a bit sexist… But if you want to be a starchitect you better be a man…

Dead professions

Dancing with Death...

You can live without an iPad or a vacuum-cleaner. You can even live without Wall Street financial system or without the oil supply from the Middle East.

10 reasons why architects don’t believe in God

OMG

Old Testament, New Testament, Quran are great descriptive materials. Very detailed schedules. But where are the actual working drawings of the world?

People & Architecture

People & Architecture

We never judge people by the exterior look only. Then why we judge architecture by the facades?…

Sexy architects

The sexiest architect ever Gary Cooper & beautiful Patricia Neal  in Fountainhead (1949)

Ideas, sketches, even drawings those are spiritual encouragement. The foreplay if you wish… And then the construction process comes, rough process full of energy, struggle, fight and sweat. We erect buildings…Call it sex.