"Everything in nature is made up of components. It starts from basic components like atoms and molecules, and grows to bigger components like tissues and organs in order to construct a ‘live’ body. The artificial environment is quite the same. It all starts with basic components like points and lines, and grows to surface and finally construct a space." HG-A | Live Components, 2014
Iditarod 2014 Ceremonial Start Photos - this is Karen Ramstead of North Wapiti Kennels. She is my FAV; running her "pretty curly tails"! Unfortunately, Karen will go on to break her hand during the race and she had to be scratched cause she could no longer hold on to the sled.
Part to Whole | Architects: HG-A | LIVE COMPONENTS | Location: National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, South Korea | Year: 2014 | http://www.archdaily.com/544023/part-to-whole-hg-a-live-components/
The minimalist structure, built of pine, encircles a column as three hut-like structures stack on top of one another accessible through platforms and ladders. The craft is impeccable. The message is simple and yet profound. We need to seek time in our week and even in our day where we can think like a child, realize dreams and escape. Are there places in your city like Manupipatong's shelter that you can escape to? (6)
The winner of the City of Dreams Pavilion Competition 2010, the sustainable design of Ann Ha and Behrang Behin’s Living Pavilion, was installed on New York's Governors Island for the summer 2010 season as a temporary central gathering and assembly point for arts activity on the island. Living Pavilion was a low-tech, low-impact installation that employed milk crates as the framework for growing plants, similar to a green wall. The pavilion’s surface is planted with hanging shade-tolerant…