Architecture

Performing Space

Trampoline's theme for this year is entitled "Performing Space", a research workshop looking at the transformation our understanding of space is undergoing with the ubiquity of computer technology... READ MORE...

Limiteazero, Infinite Limits

Digicult got the opportunity to interview Limiteazero at their beginnings in March 2005. That is to say long ago. At that time, Tiziana Gemin wrote a pretty complete article about Paolo Rigamonti and Silvio Mondino, the two Milanese designers and architects composing Limiteazero.... READ MORE...

Lab (au): Meta Design. Liquid Spaces And The Cities Of Tomorrow

There are people living in cities who are careful observers of the slow changes which are taking place around them. Such people are not inclined to complaining about new telecameras controlling the access to the old town centre, about the prevailing traffic and polluted air, or the advertising billboards covering the facades of the old buildings in boulevards.... READ MORE...

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer: Relational Architecture

Mexico, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's homeland, made its debut at the 52nd edition of the Venice Biennale with the artist's work exhibition. Rafael Lozano-Hemmer is well-known for his big installations used by the most various media and for his custom-made interfaces. In other words this artist loves the active interaction of the public. Robot installations, computers, video projections, sensors, lights (and shadows) and sounds, these are the means used for the creation of works. His works are famous because all around the world they can temporarily change space perceptions and their relations with people living there. Or they can draw attention to important issues such as the continuous control we are subjected.... READ MORE...

Todaysart 2007, The Hague International Art

The Hague , The Netherlands, is a little city with no more than 1million inhabitants and 1hour and half from Amsterdam . A grey sky as scheduled, avant-garde buildings, cycle facilities and the hundred-year-old Royal Art Academy . This Academy pays attention to anything artistic or modern. The weekend of 21 st - 22 nd September was dedicated to the Todaysart Festival. I'm coming from a couple of days in Amsterdam and the impact with the political capital of The Netherlands is completely different.... READ MORE...

Spectr|a|um

Organised in the context of Nuit Blanche 2007, spectr|a|um offers a night with audiovisual performances and visual art on the 145 m high ... READ MORE...

(Italiano) Architetture Liquide Dalla Galassia Turing

(Italiano) Lars Spuybroek, dello studio NOX di Rotterdam,  un giovane architetto fra i pi sperimentali, impegnato nella formulazione di nuove teorie progettuali legate all'informatica. L 'architetto olandese ha un approccio anticonvenzionale al progetto, con un disegno digitale che nega le convenzioni e cerca di creare una rappresentazione del concetto, libera da ogni costrizione di tipo costruttivo o comunicativo.... READ MORE...

(Italiano) Tra Architettura E Interaction Design

(Italiano) La recente ricerca nell'ambito dei media interattivi ha sviluppato un notevole interesse nei confronti dello spazio fisico, ponendo le basi per una convergenza significativa tra l'architettura e la progettazione dell'interazione. Cerchiamo di osservare evoluzione di questo rapporto, guardando in particolar modo alla progettazione di quegli spazi pubblici pensati per essere vibranti luoghi di incontro, scambio e creativitˆ situata, quali i musei, i centri per l'arte contemporanea, gli spazi per la performance, auditoria ed exploratoria... READ MORE...

(Italiano) Visioni Generative Per Il Futuro

(Italiano) Nato a Como, classe 1945, Celestino Soddu  il pioniere italiano della generative art. Dal 1998  Chair dei convengni annuali internazionali Generative Art e nella sua vita cosmopolita, su e gi dagli aerei, si divide tra il Politecnico di Milano e le universitˆ di Shangai e di Xi'an, insegnando Progettazione Architettonica e Generativa... READ MORE...