Visionary architecture


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Visionary architecture

A term which applies to any imaginary scheme featuring fantastic or futuristic structures. Images from Visionary Architecture: Unbuilt Works of the Imagination, by Ernest Burden (McGraw-Hill 2000). Drawings by Paolo Soleri (below), Gilbert Gorsky (top right), and Lebbeus Woods (bottom right),
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Joining the festival this year are prominent figures in the industry, including Kai Uwe Bergman of Bjarke Ingels Group, Chris Bosse of Laboratory for Visionary Architecture (LAVA), Lyndon Neri of Neri and Hu, Takashi Niwa of Vo Trong Nghia Architects, Billy Kwan of One Bite Design Studio, Rachaporn Choochuey of all(zone), Raymond Hoe of Scott Brownrigg, Ben Duckworth of Hassell, Erico Abordo of Architects of Accessibility, Twitee Vajrabhaya of Department of Architecture Co.
The award recognises visionary architecture, innovative products as well as sustainable communication.
Once again entrants proved that a simple and robust technique, which is over two hundred years old, could still be harnessed to produce visionary architecture and engineering that integrates innovative design with the benefits of sustainability.
The international award is aimed at recognising visionary architecture that uses innovative and sustainable products.
The international award recognises visionary architecture that uses innovative and sustainable products.
Doha-based Australian firm, Designsport, and Australian Laboratory for Visionary Architecture (Lava), in collaboration with local Ethiopian architects, JDAW, won the competition for their design which references Ethiopia's world-famous excavated architecture and the 'Mother womb,' the skeleton of one of the first humans, Lucy, who is about 3.
A sampling of firms that are represented: Laboratory for Visionary Architecture (Sydney/Stuttgart), Julien de Smedt (Copenhagen/Brussels/Oslo), J.
The architects entrusted Stoller with their visionary architecture, and, to a large extent, remained true to it in his visionary photographs.
As he knows only too well, two dimensional images rarely do dalestreetblues justice to visionary architecture.
He's spent pounds 18million and 20 years developing the estate and his dream was to blend visionary architecture with raw nature to "create a globally recognised community of the future".
It could also show how visionary architecture can stimulate creativity in other fields.
Some 50 works, dating from the 1920s to the 1990s, are organised into four thematic sections: Other Modernisms, Urbanism, Visionary Architecture, and The Art of Drawing.