The largest wooden structure in Europe: the sports campus of the Technical University of Munich – Culture

The old Olympic emblem (Setius, Altius, Fortius) has been changed. It’s now: “Faster, higher, stronger – together.” This well-meaning contradiction of meaning, which serves to update the correct political mantra of lonely existence (“everything”), can be discussed at length. But imagine how much fun it is when everyone is faster together enough. Then, really, no … Read more

Luis Barragan: Opening of the Archives of the Mexican Architect – Culture

Slim, this is the first impression of the new Barragan Gallery in Weil am Rhein. There are copies on the white walls of old architecture magazines, plans, floor plans, and drawings, mostly in black and white. There are also color photographs, but their format is surprisingly small. Almost as if I was a little afraid … Read more

How can a person live with animals – Culture

Anyone who passes by the “Schau Fenster” exhibition on Berlin’s Lobeckstraße in the coming days and weeks will see the exact opposite of things like insect spray, ant bait, and mousetraps, as in the windows of a department store, namely: the building elements of the “Architecture of Coexistence”. This is said to be “man-made architecture … Read more

The future of construction: the problem lies with the architects

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Architecture in the Country: How the Village Becomes Prestige – Culture

There is something sad about bus stops in the countryside. Often quirky, often deserted, the departure plan is usually so processed by the weather that it is difficult to decipher. not this. Its flat roof stands out so sophisticated that it not only provides protection from the sun and rain, but also turns the building … Read more

Concert Hall Dresden – What the hall brings to the city – Culture

In addition to several first-class cultural sites, which a trip to Dresden comes highly recommended, another one was added this past weekend: the new concert hall in the old Kulturpalast, an architecturally and acoustically inspiring worship space for classical music right in the heart of the city, right in the heart of the city. As … Read more

World Noise Reduction Day: Noise Reduction Engineering | NDR.de – Culture

Status: 04/26/2022 1:22 PM April 27th is World Noise Reduction Day. One area in which noise plays a measurable role is urban planning. So urban architecture is designed for this purpose in times of increasingly densely populated cities. listen to another 4 minutes by Frank Haggash It’s a fillet piece: with a view of the … Read more

World Noise Day: Architectural Noise Reduction | NDR.de – Culture

Status: 04/26/2022 1:22 PM April 27th is World Noise Reduction Day. One area in which noise plays a measurable role is urban planning. Urban architecture is therefore designed for this purpose in times of increasingly densely populated cities. by Frank Haggash It’s a fillet piece: with a view of the soft mirrored Kiel Fjord and … Read more

Michael Sorkin: 250 things architects should know

“Two hundred and fifty things architects should know” is written in cheerful color lettering on the elegant light gray cover, and while you’re still wondering how it works, 250 things in such an easy format, you’ll be hooked on the first few pages removed from Michael Sorkin’s latest book. : Because this post is a … Read more

Architectural competition for students: These designs open the appetite for building culture – Culture

Architectural tower, building like a bridge: Students have many strong ideas for the “Building Culture Forum”, as a competition from the Stuttgart AIV – Society of Architects and Engineers show. The AIV – Stuttgart Association of Architects and Engineers is convinced that the creation of a center for culture in Stuttgart is overdue. Reason enough … Read more