The quality and innovation of entries increase annually and this year was no exception. Architecture and a Developing Information Society, his design is informed by a dual fascination with moving images and the urban environment. This classy and low-impact eco-boutique is an example of their signature style. This project, set on a well-known site in Kliptown will assist local communities in learning to use information technology within a friendly and encouraging environment. This is why when I am putting together a short film that describes a design project I land up narrating and animating my doodles and sketches.
Do you live outside the United States? The Open Information Campus blurs the threshold between a street market and a civic building. The building and its programmed spaces is designed in wake of a media revolution where todays generation have become both consumers and producers of digital content. Animation has been around for ages. With a renewed approach involving participation, awareness, and immersive environments for both the production and consumption of digital knowledge the contemporary library and public space have the potential for narrowing the cultural divide. These social housing prototypes are rolled out between election periods with little to no consideration for place-making, adaptability, meeting community needs, or home making. The quality and innovation of entries increase annually and this year was no exception.
Interview With Guy Ailion. In one the first posts in this thesis-blog I spoke of a young Malawian boy that could not go to school and through reading pictures he learnt how to make a windmill, bloggers and journalist spread his story. We are very curious to have a sneak preview of your ongoing or upcoming projects… care to share?
Library spaces, Internet Cafe needs, and public space qualities. Sunday, April 18, Update on Project – Everywhere is here. Sign me up for weekly Inhabitat updates. It is about using exactly the same tools of ones trade, but to serve a different philosophy. Using local craftsmen is key to their work. This is Guy’s signature style The new information platform replaces the traditional spaces of knowledge previously limited to the archetypal library – This is the Theeis Information Campus, Kliptown, Soweto, The music, by The Real Estate Agents, was edgy, scratchy, and definitely caught our attention.
Guy Ailion’s project ‘Everywhere is here’ wins 2009 National Corobrik Architecture Student Award
We really love your architectural films. Architecture and a Developing Information Societyhis design is informed by a dual fascination with moving images and the urban environment.
What are some of the challenges you faced there as an ecologically and socially aware design professional? Any and all feedback is welcome! Like the “Circus of Ideas” the new knowledge incubator library could be an urban experience, like a campus, where u drop-in for an immersive information extravaganza or retreat, and then leave again. The viewer recognizes that these are human drawings and therefore relate more easily to the content.
Aliion it recognises the positive impact that young graduates have on the future of the built environment, the award is coveted among architectural students and is hotly contested each year.
The building and its programmed spaces is designed in wake of a media revolution where todays generation have become both consumers theais producers of digital content. On Tuesday, 9 March, each finalist presented their thesis and discussed all aspects of it with a panel of four judges in an hour-long interview.
The concept expresses a foresight into today networked society where our world in networked and cultures and people share their experiences over the world-wide-web.
News Competitions Events Search. How do you think music either enhances or detracts from the core design? This presents a setback for both the sustainable and cultural growth of developing nations.
Thesis Everywhere is Here: Click above image to enlarge. Our approach was to create easy and simple construction methods for found material, useful techniques for skills exchange with local community buildersand passive design strategies for climatic control.
Everywhere is Here: Library Architecture and a Developing Information Society
Log In Sign Up. Film can touch on every emotion we have, but it only has the ability to do aillion by influencing two of our senses at once — sight and hearing. We need to confirm your email address. The tracks were fun and had a lot of off-time peaks that movement can be animated to.
Crossing the Line competition. Composition, mood, lighting, staging, balance, the golden section, tilt, panoramic, texture, blur, drama and focus, are all terms shared between film and architecture. Interview with Guy Ailion.