The Age of Spectacle: The Rise and Fall of Iconic Architecture – Tom Dyckhoff

Intuitively we all know what the term 'iconic architecture' means, we've seen enough of it to also know that it does not always mean good architecture. Actually, the more investors focus on the iconic aspect the worse the architecture usually becomes. Tom Dyckhoff tries to understand this phenomenon and its origins. It was fun to …

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December round-up

Yes, I know it is 21st January, but between summarizing 2018 and planning for 2019 and moving house I just didn't get round to this post in time. But then, why should it mean skipping it 😉 December was not bad reading-wise, I'm sure the holiday season helped with that. I managed to read seven …

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