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Aris Konstantinidis (1913-1993), is one of the most prominent greek contemporary architects, whose work has been recognized regionally and internationally. Konstantinidis studied in Munich from 1931 to 1936, where he came in contact with modernist architectural concepts of the time. Like many modern architects, Konstantinidis' work turns to a poetics of construction, through a deep and very personal comprehension of the greek landscape's qualities and conditions.

aris kostantinidis sounion greece homage to one of the gratest architects of the century

The 5 Finalists for the Mies van der Rohe Award 2013:Superkilen, Copenhagen, Denmark by Superflex; BIG

The Aga Khan Award for Architecture Announces 2016 Shortlist,Superkilen, Copenhagen, Denmark, BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group). Image Courtesy of The Aga Khan Award for Architecture

Haus-Rucker Co. Lauridis, Zamp, and Pinterwith Environment Transformern: Flyhead,  Veiwatomizer and Drizzler.

Haus-Rucker-Co (Zamp Kelp, Ortner, Pinter): Flyhead Helmet (from the Environment Transformer project), Image courtesy: Ortner & Ortner Baukunst.

Whitney Studio by LOT-EK

LOT-EK was commissioned to design an art studio space for the Whitney Museum of American Art. The Whitney Studio will be located in the Sculpture Court of the Whitney Museum’s Marcel Breuer building on Madison Avenue. The Studio will function as a.

Jana and Js, Orbernhorf, Austria, 2011

Jana & JS are an Austro-French artist couple, whose work can be found both in urban as well as in a closed space. Jana & Js merge their work since 2007 around their passion for photography and their common sensitivity to the urban aesthetic.

Jana and Js, China 2011

Jana and Js are two Austrian-French artists whose work can be found both in urban as well as in a closed space.

The 5 Finalists for the Mies van der Rohe Award 2013: House for Elderly People by Aires Mateus Architects, 2011, photography © Fernando Guerra, FG+SG Architectural Photography.

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Mies van der Rohe-Cantilever Chair

The designer Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Pioneer of modern architecture and furniture. He's design concept was 'less is more'

Whitney Studio by LOT-EK

the black cubic volume comprised of six shipping containers offers a two-storey loft space that functions as both a gallery and education space.

Escaping the ground: Buckminster Fuller, Laminar Geodesic Dome, United States Patent Office no. 3,203,144.

Buckminster Fuller, Laminar Geodesic Dome, United States Patent Office no. from the portfolio Inventions: Twelve Around One, screen print in white ink on clear polyester film; Collection SFMOMA, gift of Chuck and Elizabeth Byrne

Escaping the ground: Tiago Barros, Passing Cloud Project, 2006

If the Zeppelin were given an eco upgrade and brought into the century, it might look something like Tiago Barros’ Passing Cloud. Created from strong yet flexible balloons, the Passing Cloud is a futuristic concept for green air transportation.

The 5 Finalists for the Mies van der Rohe Award 2013: Metropol Parasol by J. Mayer H, Seville, Spain, 2011, photography © Fernando Alda.

Metropol Parasol, Redevelopment of Plaza de la Encarnacion, Seville, Spain. The World’s Largest Wooden Structure, designed by Jürgen Mayer H.