Nevertheless, Tschumi's concept
of roof is different, operating like amaskwith
visible connections to the body beneath. Looking at the presentation
drawings as ...
2006 - Architecture
critical understanding of architecture remains at the core of his
practice today. By arguing that there is no space without event, he
designs conditions for a reinvention of living, rather than repeating
established aesthetic or symbolic conditions of design. Through these
means architecture becomes a frame for "constructed situations,"
a notion informed by the theory, city mappings and urban designs of
the Situationist International.
Greek mythology, Medusa also called Gorgo, was one of the three
monstrous Gorgons, generally described as winged human females with
living venomous snakes in place of hair. Those who gazed into her
eyes would turn to stone.
disjointed reflections and questions on the mask
, course in the contxt of an archoture school the wlrd mask can only
lead u to Taschumi and Hejduk , w two very different buf equally
ingeleectusl approach to that very pracfical craft , architecrture .
wharen was the last time you ecer heard these twio legends refeerdb
to by a student ?
wear your mask or die ?
‘s Mask of Medusa …
Those who gazed into her eyes would turn to stone
of roof operating like amaskwith
visible connections to the body beneath.
of course in Zoom you cannot stare into the eyes of the person on
Paris Texas Travis goes into a peep show ,..’ finding the business
has rooms with one-way mirrors, where clients converse wth strippers
via telephone. He eventually sees Jane, though she cannot see him,
Zoom a similar one-way mirror ? As you talk to me you cannot see
what I am doing ?
crit as a peepshow ?
mask , does it confus e fgacual recognigtion ?
is some doubt that it does not even confuse the transfer of my virus
to you .
In architecture the façade , is that a mask ?
Conclusoion , the prorco;s of architecture have , throught the use
of Zoom , Temas and other meaegiral media have dfined the crit , the
turorial etc as a site