Model of Yubaba’s bathhouse from Spirited Away in Ghibli Structures Exhibition
Pier Vittorio Aureli: The Barest Form in which Architecture Can Exist: Some Notes on Ludwig Hilberseimer’s Proposal for the Chicago Tribune Building
Hilberseimer’s [office building] is simply the most literal representation of the open-ended logic of capital when it comes to the question of form. At the same time, Hilberseimer’s design shows how architecture, once it is emptied by the destructive character of economic management, returns to being what it used to be at the very beginning: an enclosed space, an absolute form.
*A brief history of various mobile-city schemes old and new, including Archigram, Superstudio, New Babylon and the desert-terraforming Green Machine.