Japanese architect Shigeru Ban gave an inspirational talk at this year’s Ecobuild conference in London. His talk was entitled Works and humanitarian activities. It concentrated on Ban’s disaster relief work using cardboard material for constructing temporary structures. Continue reading
Japanese architect Akihisa Hirata exhibit is an immersive installation – a contorted loop – to distill his architecture’s essence into a large-scale experiential structure. Over a hundred study models and conceptual sketches on and within the structure illustrating Hirata’s view of architecture and ecology, form and function, as a complex, interwoven ‘tangle’.