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A collection of rhetoric gems from issues past, this time: Ben Aranda and Chris Lasch, a team of architects with a passion for pigeons and quasi-crystalline forms.
“Design is not about novelty. To make something new you have to tap into something fundamental. Take for example Johannes Kepler; he had a deep fascination with quasi-crystalline structures….
A collection of rhetoric gems from issues past. This time: Hans Kollhoff, who may well be Berlin’s most conservative architect.
A collection of rhetoric gems from issues past. This time: Matt Olson from the Minneapolis-based design and landscape architecture firm ROLU.
A collection of rhetoric gems from issues past. This time: Delfina Delettrez, jewelry designer with a twist.
A collection of rhetoric gems from issues past. This time: Isay Weinfeld, one of the most prolific architects working in Brazil today.
A collection of rhetoric gems from issues past. This time: Paulo Mendes Da Rocha, the great Brazilian modernists, Pritzker Prize winner, and most of all, a living architectural icon.
“There are a lot of connections between food and design. In both disciplines you have a given amount of ingredients, and in both cases there aren’t really any new ingredients coming into the world…”
“Agglomeration is the key. I collect wood, various metals, minerals, representations of nature, and fake or recomposed fragments of nature developed by the industry for an urban world…”
“I love Eileen Gray. But then I’m inspired by a lot of different designers, like Le Corbusier, Joe Colombo, Jacques-Emile Ruhlmann. I really liked the old Art Deco pieces that I saw as a kid…”
“To me, life is Eros. Like, for instance, not everybody’s interested in colors. But others are seduced by colors…”