June 19, 2014 /

The 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale
The Giardini and the Arsenale
Venice, Italy
On view: June 07, 2014 - November 23, 2014

To move away from the notion of 'starchitects' was one of the primary goals of Rem Koolhaas, when he described his concept for curating this year's architecture Biennale - entitled 'Fundamentals' and currently underway in Venice for the 14th time. And the concept works very well.

June 16, 2014 /

7 Architecture Books to Fill Up Your Suitcase

No matter what kind of holiday you've got planned, you will need quality books. Quality architecture books. Whether you're killing time while stuck in transit or inside your hotel room on a rainy day, it is the perfect opportunity to catch up on the architectural reading, you normally have no time or patience for.

June 12, 2014 /

MVRDV Buildings
By Ilka Ruby & Andreas Ruby (editors)

MVRDV Buildings is a brilliant, quietly radical monograph that sums up the work of controversial Dutch architects MVRDV - not by showing their buildings as objects but by portraying life as it's lived within them.

June 02, 2014 /

Airports We Wouldn't Mind Getting Stuck In

In essence, they are public spaces - but transitory ones. Airports are places where people gather voluntarily in a collective state of wanting to leave. In some cases, however, the long walk to the terminal can be a quite rewarding experience.

May 29, 2014 /

Travel guide: Marseille and Vicinity
Marseille, France

Marseille, located in the Provence region on the southeast coast of France, is the perfect base for visits to other cities in this part of Provence. The city is steeped in history with a wealth of monuments. Starting with the Greek and Roman periods cities have been built on top of each other over the centuries. The Vieux Port has been the natural harbor since antiquity.

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