EPCOT: Walt Disney’s New Urbanist City

EPCOT: Walt Disney’s New Urbanist City Aerial view of EPCOT. Image © Disney Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/987892/epcot-walt-disneys-new-urbanist-city Beneath the Spaceship Earth geodesic sphere and the display of world cultures that symbolize Disney World’s EPCOT lies the buried vision for a utopian city. The original EPCOT – a community built around … Read more

A Rebellion Against Realism and Art: How Cubism Influenced Modern Architecture

A Rebellion Against Realism and Art: How Cubism Influenced Modern Architecture Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/985450/a-rebellion-against-realism-and-art-how-cubism-influenced-modern-architecture Historic art movements and their visual characteristics have greatly paved the way for modern day architecture. For years, architects have been borrowing techniques and stylistic approaches to create their own architectural compositions, merging both disciplines … Read more

How Can You Live in the Curutchet House?

How Can You Live in the Curutchet House? Los equipamientos fijos. El Consultorio del Dr. Curutchet. Vista del muro equipado que separa la oficina del consultorio propiamente dicho. 2014. Image © Aníbal Parodi Rebella Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/982718/how-can-you-live-in-the-curutchet-house “La Curutchet habitada” is the title of a forthcoming book that records … Read more

Materials to Build India’s Identity

Materials to Build India’s Identity © Andre J Fanthome Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983042/materials-to-build-indias-identity Upon becoming a sovereign country, free from British Rule, the people of India found themselves faced with questions they had never needed to answer before. Coming from different cultures and origins, the citizens began to wonder what … Read more

Architectural Drawings: Imagining the Future

Architectural Drawings: Imagining the Future Instant City / Archigram. Image © Archigram Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/980256/architectural-drawings-imagining-the-future There’s the iconic Cenotaph for Newton drawing, the evocative monochrome illustration by Etienne-Louis Boullée. There are the experimental drawings of Lebbeus Woods, evocative urban visions of a distant future. There are also the well-known … Read more