OPINION
David Chipperfield. Photograph by Rolex/Tina Ruisinger
16.05
metalocus, JOSÉ JUAN BARBA
In Jan Dalley's FT piece, the British architect expresses his concerns about architecture as a mere tool of the free market, the shrinking role of architects as society builders, and why we are building "horrible cities."
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"Le bon sauvage". Imagen cortesía de Mateo Arquitectura
13.05
metalocus, MATEO ARQUITECTURA
The architect's profession and its imaginary. A text by Josep Lluís Mateo.
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David Chipperfield. Photograph © Andrea Portillo / METALOCUS
04.05
metalocus, ANTONIO G DE JUAN
David Chipperfield questions the actions of the Royal Institute of British Architects and the future of the profession in the wake of Brexit.
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Island. Island, Desert, Mountain: ARCHITECTURE DEGREE ZERO. Image courtesy from Josep Lluís Mateo
29.04
metalocus, JOSEP LLUÍS MATEO
The fascination awoken by far-off places, on the limits of human existence, places where it may be better to pass through than to stay, or where remaining always involves a vague sense of threat (a condition, since Romanticism, that underlies the aesthetic experien
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Bagsværd Church, Denmark: interior with altar and organ. Designed by Jørn Utzon. 1976. CC BY 2.0
09.04
metalocus, ANTONIO G DE JUAN
Today, the birth of the Danish architect Jørn Utzon (Copenhagen, April 9, 1918-ibid, November 29, 2008) is celebrated, mainly known for having made the Sydney Opera House project, and for being the winner of the Pritzker Prize in 2003
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Brad Pitt and Neri Oxman
07.04
metalocus, INÉS LALUETA
Are Brad Pitt and Neri Oxman, a well-known professor at MIT, a couple?
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Mark Lee. Image by  Eric Staudenmaier, courtesy of Harvard Graduate School of Design
23.03
metalocus, ANTONIO G DE JUAN
Harvard University Graduate School of Design (Harvard GSD) has announced the appointment of Mark Lee (MArch '95) as Chair of the Department of Architecture, effective July 1, 2018.
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Hawking taking a zero-gravity flight in a "Vomit Comet". Photograph by Jim Campbell/Aero-News Network
14.03
metalocus, JOSÉ JUAN BARBA
World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking, whose insights shaped modern cosmology, has died at the age of 76.
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Richard Meier. Courtesy of Silja Magg
14.03
metalocus, INÉS OÑATE
The news is clear, "Five women accuse Architect Richard Meier of sexual abuse." With this headline launched yesterday the American newspaper The New York Times accusations made to the famous architect.
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María Victoria Besonías, Ángela García de Paredes, Anne Lacaton, Anupama Kundoo, Neri Oxman, Eileen Gray, Gisue Hariri and Mojgan Hariri, Julia Barfield, Zaha Hadid, Amanda Levete
08.03
metalocus, VANESA DEL OLMO, INÉS OÑATE, JOAQUIN MINAYA
Today is the International Working Women's Day and from METALOCUS we have selected ten major international architectural firms founded and led by women with a successful career. They all have relevant projects although not all of them are known well enough.
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