Brutalist Architecture in Singapore | Fellicia Yonata
Freelance illustration done for National Library Board of Singapore. The buildings are based on famous architecture sites in Singapore. The illustrations consist of front and side profiles of each building, as well as the papercraft for few of the buildings.
Currently showing at the MMCA, Korea, artist Do Ho Suh recreated the last 2 places he called home - in fabric and one within the other. Entitled: ‘Home Within Home Within Home Within Home Within Home’. Not only is it beautifully executed, but representing the juxtaposing building vernaculars in this way gives meaning to the piece on so many levels.
More images here…
Physics can help us model everything from cell growth to the movement of planets. Apparently it also understands how cities live and die.
Giganto is a hyper dimensional photography intervention project that uses the urban scene and the city’s architecture as a platform for photographic exhibition. Creating an odd dialog with the environment, they generated a reflection about the life in the city and its scary structures.
Not sure about this… would this have been better left as a public swimming pool, or do the Chinese need to be entertained to be engaged? The other Olympic buildings have been left mostly abandoned, at least this one has been revived.
Adam Albright-Hanna writes “ORIGINAL IMAGE designed by Karina Nurdinova and inspired by a quote from Banksy, which was inspired by Sean Tejaratchi’s 1999 essay, “Death, Phones, Scissors.” There’s a bit of controversy about this quote, read about what Tejaratchi says about it here.”