From bottom up and top down, the call for change in architecture education is growing. uncube Issue No. 26 takes a look at the state of architecture education: are we turning out a generation of architects fit for practice? Featuring contributions from leading architecture educators, profiles of alternative models and the view from students themselves.
It’s clear we’re in a design renaissance unheralded since Mid-Century Modern in the 1950s. And some of the same broad factors that drove that flowering of design genius are driving the current age.
The artist Sigmar Polke (1941-2010) is confounding. He worked across film, Xerox, painting, print, drawing, photography, sculpture, performance, and more—so many mediums that you’d be unlikely to look at a Polke piece and know it was his. There is no stand-out work, per se—no Sunflower, no Scream—which is perhaps one reason that his name has […]
Éste jueves 9 de octubre se presenta por primera vez en Barcelona The Good Paper Chain Exhibition de la mano de Fedrigoni Club. Una cita indispensable para los amantes del papel.
hybrid projects offer alternative ways of seeing individual pieces, resulting in unexpected shapes, new modes of interaction, and scientific advancements. in the case of ‘orwell’, a furniture piece by goula figuera, the fusion of a sofa, a bed, and a cabin has led to a series of multifunctional advantages.
So far, the best thing about the New Yorker’s digital revamp is not the new site design, but rather the opening of the magazine’s storied archives. For the next three months, articles dating back to 2007 (plus select additional features) are free to all visitors, offering non-subscribers a chance to revisit some of the best […]
Sam Smith pone en práctica el estilo de vida Timberland e intercambia su vida con la de Marc Morro. Un redactor y director creativo de Londres viviendo la vida de un diseñador de mobiliario de Barcelona durante todo un fin de semana. Y los 2 como peces en el agua, #InMyElement
Lundi 6 octobre, Anne Hidalgo, la nouvelle maire de Paris a inauguré, le nouvel espace du premier étage de la Tour Eiffel, dont la rénovation a été entamée en 2012. Outre les nouveaux pavillons plus écologiques, un parcours muséographique modernisé et un accès facilité aux personnes handicapées, la nouveauté qui fait l’actualité du monument de […]
Twenty six years after it first aired on television, David Lynch and Mark Frost’s Twin Peaks is to return to screens in 2016. A video announcement enthralled Twitter earlier today, with many welcoming the return of the show’s puzzling plotlines, surreal characters and haunting soundtrack.
If you are an artist and you are seeking for self-promotion of your art then here we have 30 great blogs to help you promote your arts. The below given blogging websites clearly accept submissions while some of them require a bit more action on your part as well. So for all the designers, multimedia […]
Established since 2008, Typoretum was founded by Justin Knopp and his wife Cecilia in response to the recent revival of letterpress printing. Justin’s first interest in the aesthetics of letterpress came whilst he studied BA (hons) Graphic Design at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design (1991-1994). Since graduating, his involvement with letterpress printing […]
uncube is a new digital magazine for architecture and beyond. Against the constant humming of online news feeds, uncube offers a space to breathe. Berlin-based with an international perspective, we care about authorship, curated content, and looking good – with thoughtfully considered and beautifully designed graphics and spreads. uncube combines the ease of the internet […]
designboom is the leading independent publication for key contemporary issues and critique of all aspects of art, architecture and design, especially those topics which enrich the dialogue between creative professionals, industry and society. the milan-based, free internet resource offers photo reports from major international design shows, architecture and art exhibitions; interviews and portraits of the […]