DISCOURSE : : LEARNING FROM THE FIVE ARCHITECTS

For ARCHITECTM series DISCOURSE, Michael Wacht dissects the Five Architects featuring Peter Eisenman, Michael Graves, Charles Gwathmey, John Hejduk and Richard Meier. Never an official group, but popularly known so, by way of this black and white 70’s publication. Exploring thoughts and ideas generated through their work, Michael uses a framework of observation and quotations to allow for further investigation.

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Graphic London: Of Doorways and Frames

ARCHITECTEM microNarrative Graphic London captured and curated by Mariam Hussain. Design vignettes, bold compositions, and graphic imagery that celebrate urban London are the focus of this visual series. An inventory of dynamic snapshots preserving an archive of everyday moments; streetscape as microcosm of the vibrant metropolis.

“Behind all seen things lies something vaster; everything is but a path, a portal or a window opening on something other than iteself. “

 Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (Wind, Sand and Stars)

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AN INTERACTIVE LEARNING PLAYGROUND: ENGLISH FOR FUN FLAGSHIP BY RICA STUDIO

ARCHITECTEM met with Iñaqui Carnicero earlier this year at the Venice Biennale to discuss the Spanish Pavilion for which he received the Golden Lion along with Carlos Quintáns. We now explore RICA Studio’s representation of an innovative teaching method, a place to booster creativity, imagination, and to stimulate the senses.

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