rue des amiraux
following the post about sant’elia rendered in england today, I remembered a text by rayner banham in “theory and design in the first machine age” about how the housing flats project by henri sauvage at rue des amiraux, here in paris, was a direct transposition of sant’elias case a gradini. so here it is. I particularly like how there is a public indoors swimming pool...
mopostal: lookwhatistole: Antonio Sant’Elia - La Citta Nuova, 1914. Visualized in contemporary Britain by Atkinson and Co Epic
I think what fascinates me the most is the void, emptiness. An object, an...– Peter Zumthor, during a conference at Porto Architecture School, in 1990. If you have the time I highly recommend watching the whole thing here.