Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism

Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for

Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism [KINDLE] ✽ Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism Author Mason White – Polishdarling.co.uk Participants in the Pamphlet Architecture competition were asked to respond to the theme Investigations in Infrastructure, and propose new directions for architecture, transportation, energy, cities, Participants in the 30: Coupling: eBook ✓ Pamphlet Architecturecompetition were asked to respond to the theme Investigations in Infrastructure, and propose new directions for architecture, transportation, energy, cities, and agriculture at a continental scale The winning entry, Coupling, imagined six daring projects a high speed rail system Pamphlet Architecture ePUB Ù across the Bering Strait that also collects freshwater from the seasonal iceshelf a decommissioned airport transformed into a geothermal data farm and agriculture site thickening on off ramps around big box stores into circular parking lots a call toinclude landfills in the list of Architecture 30: Coupling: PDF/EPUB ì preserved open spaces and a saline terminal lake turned into a water farm, recreational retreat, and habitat haven Coupling argues that infrastructures behave as artificially maintained natural systems Rather than a New Deal approach of massive engineering or iconic infrastructure, Coupling employs adaptable, responsive, small scale interventions whose impacts are global in scale.


10 thoughts on “Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism

  1. Dustin Altschul Dustin Altschul says:

    Provides clear description, and project based demonstration of how the discourse of architectural practice can be expanded to occupy the domain of infrastructural design Believe projects were well curated Would appreciate if graphics were in color But otherwise good brief read Found it particularly useful for grasping how architecture can cross infrastructure, ecology, and urbanism while maintaining a unique design discipline identity Quite inspirational as well.


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10 thoughts on “Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism

  1. Dustin Altschul Dustin Altschul says:

    Provides clear description, and project based demonstration of how the discourse of architectural practice can be expanded to occupy the domain of infrastructural design Believe projects were well curated Would appreciate if graphics were in color But otherwise good brief read Found it particularly useful for grasping how architecture can cross infrastructure, ecology, and urbanism while maintaining a unique design discipline identity Quite inspirational as well.


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