2018 Pritzker Prize Winner

Time to revive some Architectural content! A bit late to share this but, every year in May there’s an Architect that is awarded the prestigious “Pritzker Prize”. What is the Pritzker Prize? “To honor a living architect or architects whose built work demonstrates a combination of those qualities of talent, vision, and commitment, which has […]

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A Design So Beautiful it Hurts

..So beautiful it hurts….literally. As a Silicon Valley resident for who as many years as I can remember, and as a lover of beautiful design and architecture, I just had to share this piece of news with you guys. I’m not sure how many of my readers actually keep up with Apple aesthetics or architecture […]

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Gundam Architecture

That’s right. You read that right. Gundam Architecture! Today’s post was inspired by my podcast group. I was griping about work last week, and asked if anyone wanted to take over my job. Granted they started spouting random architectural ideas that just didn’t sound safe and about what kind of place they would design. Reading […]

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Modular Living, Montreal Style

In the continuing spirit of last week’s Tokyo Noir in which I discussed a little bit about the Nakagin capsules. Fellow blogger and podcaster, and the now trio to me and Mel, Irina had followed me up with, “do you know of Habitat 67?” to which I replied, “of course I do!” but it a non-archisnob kind […]

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Tokyo Noir

Good afternoon ladies and gents. I’m sharing some photography for today’s Archi-Anime Anecdote. I’ve also come to realize, this segment may feature more Japanese Architecture news, history, etc. I’m just so in love with everything Japan! Also, for those of you new to the segment, these anecdotes are to give you a peek into my […]

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[Archi-Anime Anecdotes]: Thom Mayne

Thom Mayne, of the firm Morphosis, is one of the Architect’s that is a key component in the what Architecture has become in the modern era. He is what we would call a “starchitect”, a famous Architect that’s recognized outside of the realm of Architecture. Basically on the same level as a Hollywood celebrity. There are very few […]

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