May 18, 2013

130518_Thought for the Day

Architecture is not so much an act of imposing form on matter as of bringing together diverse materials and combining or redirecting their flow in the anticipation of what might emerge. (After Tim Ingold)

Mar 1, 2013
130301_Thought for the Day
Looking through openings in one centimetre thick felt that frame a collection of furniture designed by Like Pastoe. The felt is left to hang and swag. Pastoe’s leather lounge chair ll04 came to mind. The installation is designed by Anne Holtrop and curated by Anne van de Zwaag.

130301_Thought for the Day

Looking through openings in one centimetre thick felt that frame a collection of furniture designed by Like Pastoe. The felt is left to hang and swag. Pastoe’s leather lounge chair ll04 came to mind. The installation is designed by Anne Holtrop and curated by Anne van de Zwaag.

Feb 16, 2013
130216_Thought for the Day
Part of the installation of Unit 7 at the Antwerp ADSL International Workshop. A direct encounter by each student with the homeless was taken and shaped into an architectural scale model.

130216_Thought for the Day

Part of the installation of Unit 7 at the Antwerp ADSL International Workshop. A direct encounter by each student with the homeless was taken and shaped into an architectural scale model.

Jan 18, 2013
130118_Thought for the Day
Testing a footing against the flow of water in a tank at the Department of Physical Geography at the University of Utrecht. The tank was being used as part of the project ‘Riverland: Self-organisation of River Channel Pattern, Banks and Floodplains”, led by PhD candidate Wout van Dijk.

130118_Thought for the Day

Testing a footing against the flow of water in a tank at the Department of Physical Geography at the University of Utrecht. The tank was being used as part of the project ‘Riverland: Self-organisation of River Channel Pattern, Banks and Floodplains”, led by PhD candidate Wout van Dijk.

Jan 14, 2013

130114_Thought for the Day

Abstraction of surface is given not only by light but also in the drying time given in the making of the in-situ cast concrete walls. Zumthor’s Kolumba Museum in Koln.

Jan 11, 2013

130111_Thought for the Day

To make this felt, wool was brought by artist Cora Jongsma from the island of Gotland in Sweden and was mixed with peat dug from the highest hill on the island of Blasket off the west coast of Ireland and mud scooped out from a former peat bog in the Netherlands.

Dec 12, 2012
121212_Thought for the Day
The seasons.

121212_Thought for the Day

The seasons.

(Source: perfectheworld, via northern-air)

Dec 10, 2012
121120_Thought for the Day
The painted flank of a shed in Hoog Soeren, Veluwe, The Netherlands gives a silver bright reflection. With black paint on black, the shed has been transformed with the simplest of means.

121120_Thought for the Day

The painted flank of a shed in Hoog Soeren, Veluwe, The Netherlands gives a silver bright reflection. With black paint on black, the shed has been transformed with the simplest of means.

Dec 8, 2012
121208_Thought for the Day
Detail of a violin maker’s workbench. The tools used to chisel, plane and saw are often made by the craftsman. It is seen as good practice to make each tool fit the hand that works it.

121208_Thought for the Day

Detail of a violin maker’s workbench. The tools used to chisel, plane and saw are often made by the craftsman. It is seen as good practice to make each tool fit the hand that works it.

Nov 18, 2012

121118_Thought for the Day

A model of flooding of the Flevoland polder followed by testing a footing to resist flow of flood waters and to sculpt in time the process of sedimentation.

MUD SAMPLE_03 FLEVOLAND

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