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ARCHITECTURAL STARTUP: BRAD CLOEPFIL

In the Fall of 2013, I sat down with Gregg Pasquarelli (SHoP), Brad Cloepfil (Allied Works), Paul Lewis (Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis Architects), Dan Wood (Work.AC), and Stephen Cassell (Architecture Research Office). I wanted to understand and document how each of them formed

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ARCHITECTURAL STARTUP: BRAD CLOEPFIL

In the Fall of 2013, I sat down with Gregg Pasquarelli (SHoP), Brad Cloepfil (Allied Works), Paul Lewis (Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis Architects), Dan Wood (Work.AC), and Stephen Cassell (Architecture Research Office). I wanted to understand and document how each of them formed

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ARCHITECTURAL STARTUP: GREGG PASQUARELLI

In the Fall of 2013, I sat down with Gregg Pasquarelli (SHoP), Brad Cloepfil (Allied Works), Paul Lewis (Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis Architects), Dan Wood (Work.AC), and Stephen Cassell (Architecture Research Office). I wanted to understand and document how each of them formed

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ARCHITECTURAL STARTUP: GREGG PASQUARELLI

In the Fall of 2013, I sat down with Gregg Pasquarelli (SHoP), Brad Cloepfil (Allied Works), Paul Lewis (Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis Architects), Dan Wood (Work.AC), and Stephen Cassell (Architecture Research Office). I wanted to understand and document how each of them formed

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PEDAGOGY AND PLACE: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON

The University of Houston was founded in 1927 as a commuter school for the working class student. Its humble beginnings were proliferated at the closing of the Second World War and subsequent GI Bill. The university grew from the original

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PEDAGOGY AND PLACE: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON

The University of Houston was founded in 1927 as a commuter school for the working class student. Its humble beginnings were proliferated at the closing of the Second World War and subsequent GI Bill. The university grew from the original

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LABOR, IDENTITY AND CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT

“The bourgeoisie cannot exist without constantly revolutionizing the instruments of production, and thereby the relations of production, and with them the whole relations of society.” – Marx/Engels.

 

Labor is Life

Labor has become the all-consuming aspect. For John Locke, …

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LABOR, IDENTITY AND CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT

“The bourgeoisie cannot exist without constantly revolutionizing the instruments of production, and thereby the relations of production, and with them the whole relations of society.” – Marx/Engels.

 

Labor is Life

Labor has become the all-consuming aspect. For John Locke, …

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HOUSING AT THE EXPENSE OF AN IDEA

Robin Hood Gardens: Housing at the Expense of an Idea.

Completed in 1972, Robin Hood Gardens was intended as a model of post-war London social housing. The project was designed by famed architects Alison and Peter Smithson as a British …

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HOUSING AT THE EXPENSE OF AN IDEA

Robin Hood Gardens: Housing at the Expense of an Idea.

Completed in 1972, Robin Hood Gardens was intended as a model of post-war London social housing. The project was designed by famed architects Alison and Peter Smithson as a British …

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TERMINAL LABOR

“Trade is global, capital is global, and labor too must become global.” – Andy Stern.

When we look at labor in the modern context, globalization has taken over as the new economy. Monotony is the new culture. Nation-state boundaries no …

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TERMINAL LABOR

“Trade is global, capital is global, and labor too must become global.” – Andy Stern.

When we look at labor in the modern context, globalization has taken over as the new economy. Monotony is the new culture. Nation-state boundaries no …

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EFFECTS OF A MASS TRANSIT HUB

Effects of a Mass Transit Hub: Boston’s South Station

The current state of the economy, airport security policies, and rising gasoline prices have refocused ideas of transit systems in the United States. Amtrak has announced that it plans to build …

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EFFECTS OF A MASS TRANSIT HUB

Effects of a Mass Transit Hub: Boston’s South Station

The current state of the economy, airport security policies, and rising gasoline prices have refocused ideas of transit systems in the United States. Amtrak has announced that it plans to build …

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LIFE ABOVE THE AUTOBAHN

For many architects, there is a fascination with the ideas of building above already built infrastructure in a city. The New York Highline project has brought about many new conversations of how to integrate new building works into existing systems.

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LIFE ABOVE THE AUTOBAHN

For many architects, there is a fascination with the ideas of building above already built infrastructure in a city. The New York Highline project has brought about many new conversations of how to integrate new building works into existing systems.

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AN EXPERIENCE IN ARCHITECTURE

I am very interested in experiences. Be it art, architecture, music or literature. I am most engaged into something when I feel as though I experience it. The architecture college in which I studied fascinated me. Most people were not …

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AN EXPERIENCE IN ARCHITECTURE

I am very interested in experiences. Be it art, architecture, music or literature. I am most engaged into something when I feel as though I experience it. The architecture college in which I studied fascinated me. Most people were not …

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HOUSTON CENTRAL STATION

METRO Houston reviled on January 24th the competition entries for a new light rail station that will be at the junction of the existing rail line, and two forthcoming ones and will be known as, “Central Station.” I think this …

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HOUSTON CENTRAL STATION

METRO Houston reviled on January 24th the competition entries for a new light rail station that will be at the junction of the existing rail line, and two forthcoming ones and will be known as, “Central Station.” I think this …

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