Monthly Archives: November 2010

Kinetic Architecture – Discussion 6

So our discussion forum had a new visitor today who brought with her the perfect antidote for the identity crisis (!) that we had been suffering from in recent times. Arthi provided us a glimpse of her Thesis Project which … Continue reading

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Expressionism – Discussion 5

Good architecture has always been the result of strong personal convictions drawn from philosophy, history and a deep understanding of the nature of society. As such, architecture can be rightly called a true mirror of its time. An exploration of … Continue reading

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Firmitas , Utilitas , Venustas – Discussion 4

Firmistas , Utilitas , Venustas were the cornerstones of the age old wisdom of Vitruvius , design of a good building being based on its functional , aesthetic and technological aspects. Life comes a full circle as these Vitruvius ideas … Continue reading

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What is our Legacy? – Discussion 3

If the whole of history were to be made into a cartoon strip, most definitely the buildings would do most of the talking, as architecture has always been a mirror and a manifestation of the thoughts of a society at … Continue reading

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