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Stalls between Walls by Alex Schweder

Architects design buildings to order the world, embody morality, and reflect societal fantasies. Once built, designed spaces are occupied and inform the way that occupants of those environments think of themselves; the spaces we subjectively create then create us as

Stalls between Walls by Alex Schweder

Architects design buildings to order the world, embody morality, and reflect societal fantasies. Once built, designed spaces are occupied and inform the way that occupants of those environments think of themselves; the spaces we subjectively create then create us as

Article about Shadow Architecture in Blouinartinfo

Shadow Architecture: Political Toilets and Makeshift Bazars by Anna Kats

Article about Shadow Architecture in Blouinartinfo

Shadow Architecture: Political Toilets and Makeshift Bazars by Anna Kats

Public Toilets by Aleksandra Wasilkowska

The form and location of public toilets reflect the way humanity treats its own body, what kind of relations between sexes exist in it, where lays the border between the unclean and the sacred. The histories of progress, hygiene, politics

Public Toilets by Aleksandra Wasilkowska

The form and location of public toilets reflect the way humanity treats its own body, what kind of relations between sexes exist in it, where lays the border between the unclean and the sacred. The histories of progress, hygiene, politics

Shadow Architecture by Aleksandra Wasilkowska

The economy shapes both architecture and the ethics of its creators. A city focused only on profits may turn into nothing more than an Excel graph. However, the architects who design buildings without taking into account their future maintenance costs

Shadow Architecture by Aleksandra Wasilkowska

The economy shapes both architecture and the ethics of its creators. A city focused only on profits may turn into nothing more than an Excel graph. However, the architects who design buildings without taking into account their future maintenance costs

Stealth of Nations. The Global Rise of the Informal Economy by Robert Neuwirth

To research his new book, ‘Stealth of Nations’, Robert Neuwirth spent four years among street vendors, smugglers and ‘informal’ import/export firms.

Stealth of Nations. The Global Rise of the Informal Economy by Robert Neuwirth

To research his new book, ‘Stealth of Nations’, Robert Neuwirth spent four years among street vendors, smugglers and ‘informal’ import/export firms.

Books by Anna Kaplińska-Struss

Mr Karol and Mr Grzegorz – booksellers from Aleje Jerozolimskie. Mr Karol is older and has a disease that bleached his skin and he cannot expose it to the sun. That’s why he is thickly clothed even during heat waves

Books by Anna Kaplińska-Struss

Mr Karol and Mr Grzegorz – booksellers from Aleje Jerozolimskie. Mr Karol is older and has a disease that bleached his skin and he cannot expose it to the sun. That’s why he is thickly clothed even during heat waves

Brvtal on Shadow Architecture

About the exhibition by the Brvtal

Brvtal on Shadow Architecture

About the exhibition by the Brvtal

Urban Trends: Shadow Architecture

SHADOW ARCHITECTURE & BAZARISTAN in the frame of the exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum Participatory City: 100 Urban Trends from the BMW Guggenheim Lab Opens Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York October 11, 2013–January 5, 2014 Curator:

Urban Trends: Shadow Architecture

SHADOW ARCHITECTURE & BAZARISTAN in the frame of the exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum Participatory City: 100 Urban Trends from the BMW Guggenheim Lab Opens Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York October 11, 2013–January 5, 2014 Curator:

19 hours at the kiosk by Studio Miessen

‘Simon says get to the pay phone next to the news kiosk in Wall Street station by 10:20 or the number three train and its passengers vaporize.’ — Die Hard with a Vengeance If Simon tells you to do something,

19 hours at the kiosk by Studio Miessen

‘Simon says get to the pay phone next to the news kiosk in Wall Street station by 10:20 or the number three train and its passengers vaporize.’ — Die Hard with a Vengeance If Simon tells you to do something,

Pimp up Your Cart by Pedro Gadanho

Notes and Fictions on Instant Vendor Urbanism. The Cafenauta Juan wakes up and tries not to disturb the children sleeping by his feet. He touches his wife gently on the shoulder, she rolls over silently. This is the only one

Pimp up Your Cart by Pedro Gadanho

Notes and Fictions on Instant Vendor Urbanism. The Cafenauta Juan wakes up and tries not to disturb the children sleeping by his feet. He touches his wife gently on the shoulder, she rolls over silently. This is the only one