Category list : Failure
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ZUS: ‘the end is not the end’Subscription
ZUS remain resilient and resistant under the threat of reflex demolition, marking out their own spaces for the city in unsolicited projects that bring life to areas made static by the city’s speculative value
Building on an ancient culture of reusing and recycling building components, Rotor argues that there is an urgent need to rediscover the art of destruction
Typology: Power stationSubscription
Faced with planetary catastrophe, does the future of energy generation lie in a return to its historical origins?
MoMA’s powerful exhibition on Yugoslavia’s architecture is testament to the successful heterogeneity of a failed socialist state
There is no failure, there is only chanceSubscription
Observations on life and architecture from the equanimous and creative Jan de Vylder
For Case Design it was imperative that Avasara Academy be a product of collaboration and iteration, constantly evolving through a process of trial and error
Join Owen Hatherley, 6a Architects, Assemble and the AR at South London Gallery on Wednesday 20 February to celebrate the Feburary Failure issue
Structural failure: accidents waiting to happenSubscription
Sudden collapses and disasters betray the fact that all buildings are subject to endemic uncertainty
The scandalous failure to revisit and learn from the lives of buildings seriously diminishes the potential of architecture
In Lebanon’s second city, the decaying structures of a microcosmic Brasília might still be reactivated as an egalitarian vision of urban culture