drawing the line
Part of the mystique of architects has traditionally come from their hand sketches, those fluid doodles that brilliantly capture the evolution of ideas.
in an unusual turn of events, it's people who are replacing computers at Klara Zenit, a massive building in the center of Stockholm. The 65,000-square-foot structure was a relic of the 1970s, designed to house the post office's old computer system. “It was a big black box without light in the...
As a theorist, teacher, author, practicing architect, and builder, Alexander has taken it upon himself to question everything, from construction details and the effects of color to the process by which a global species makes and remakes its environment and, beyond, to the objective bases of beauty...