ARCHETYPE

Archetype is a garden where architecture and nature dance together in continuous connections and contrasts, whose peculiarities, in the Renaissance meaning, are filtered, absorbed and interpreted by the contemporary man. 

Nature is a synthesis of landscape, man becomes landscape through architecture. The fusion of classical and modernist language generates to the third one which find its time in the contemporaneity. 

Aeromorph

Inflatable architecture? Could air redefine flat-pack design?  

“Basic sheets of plastic, paper or fabric can be transformed into complex inflatables using a method devised by researchers at MIT Media Lab’s Tangible Media Group.”

Should we worry about Huawei?

Huawei, the Chinese telecoms giant, has hit the headlines over the arrest of the founder’s daughter in Canada for extradition to the United States.

But the firm, which manufactures a range of technology from network equipment to mobile phones, is on the agenda for other reasons too.

Some Western governments have blocking telecoms companies from using Huawei gear in new communications networks, citing security concerns.

So far the UK has held back from any formal ban. So does the firm pose a threat?

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RAY LEE – CHORUS


Chorus is a collective of monumental and transfixing sound sculptures created by sound artist Ray Lee. Towering high above the audience, giant metal tripods with rotating arms sing out hypnotic siren calls creating a pulsating harmonic drone. Red lights whirl like a swarm of fireflies, or of planets in motion, like mesmerising orbits of colour.