Any and all feedback is welcome! 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. In what way is South Africa progressing in your view? Here all the in-depth research and nuances of web trawling have allowed Guy to bring together these disparate worlds with an architectural thesis that asks the important questions and offers some highly focused and original answers. What are you submitting?
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Presidents Medals: Everywhere Is Here – Architecture and a Developing Information Society
Sign up for Bustler’s Ailon Newsletters. Thesis students from Universities and qualifying Institutes of Technology throughout South Africa are invited to submit entries for one of the seven regional competitions, the winners of which compete in the final. It is an exciting and relevant topic, I know I am continuing with the practical and theoretical investigations in this direction. Would you be able to share some of the ideas behind the sketches-as-film?
One particular challenge is the current approach to social housing.
Composition, mood, lighting, staging, balance, the golden section, tilt, panoramic, texture, blur, drama and focus, are all terms shared between film and architecture. The viewer recognizes that these are human drawings and therefore relate more easily to the content.
Choose your location preference: I am talking to an incredible group of thinkers and do-ers in the UK and USA that are spearheading a rapid movement toward sustainable urban agriculture. Its very exciting to think about reinventing or retrofitting old buildings and factories to produce organic food and natural consumables for the urban context.
Program spatial association – what works with what?
Posted by Guy Adam Ailion at 2: Do you live outside the United States? The music, by The Real Estate Agents, was edgy, scratchy, and definitely caught our attention. Spatial connectivity and Flow.
Guy Ailion’s project ‘Everywhere is here’ wins 2009 National Corobrik Architecture Student Award
Its need adresses public knowledge gain, and the aspects that affect the current knowledge access presented by the thesiss library. Any and all feedback is welcome! The techniques and processes SRLC resembled a bulging mud wall or chesterfield couch. South Africa has great potential to become the leading advocate for a sustainable Africa; awareness of this is slowly emerging.
Nurturing information societies in a developing context needs a bottoms-up approach that applies local cultures and methods of interaction to global trends. Nurturing information societies in a developing context needs a bottom-up approach that applies to local cultures and methods of interaction in keeping with global trends of the Information Age.
In the judging process each candidate was assessed against five criteria to ensure that the winner had thoroughly researched their thesis, that it was technically sound and that it was sustainable in the long term both economically, socially, and environmentally.
How do you think music either enhances or detracts from the core design? 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. Today, design is human centered, and although architecture has always imbued a relationship with technology, when designing architecture for developing an information society, an understanding of context and culture becomes paramount to achieving spaces that encourage participation, sustainability, and buildings that break the stigma of information technology.
There are of course plenty of designers and people of power who champion a local awareness for global and local ecological and social changesbut it is baby-steps for now.
Here is an Article about the project and its recent award, Read thesiis here on Bustler. This is the twenty-third silion that Corobrik has sponsored the competition, which was initiated to promote quality design and to acknowledge talent among architectural students.
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.
Inhabitat Interview: On Sketch-As-Film With Award Winning Architect Guy Ailion
Noir made the point that: Guy is a multi-talented guy who believes that interiors should be designed in sync with nature. Additional information about the winning entry: Posted by Guy Adam Ailion at 6: Interview with Guy Ailion. 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.