The Ultimate social-democratic vehicle. The car your children would draw if you ask them to draw a car. Volvo 240! Helge Skodvin has track of something in the region of 1000 of the Norwegian 240's still rolling, and he keeps hunting... His recent book '240 Landscapes' is published by Swedish publishers Journal.
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Working with Landscapes
BY JOÃO NUNES
@ VOL 10
ON SEP 07, 2011
João is an architect, and in this presentation he talks about the challenges involved in working with landscapes. This usually means having to balance elements such as time, conditions, and the type of terrain, along with very different materials. (in Italian)
BY JASON NEVE
@ VOL 12
ON JAN 17, 2012
Vancouver based photographer Jason Neve gives some insight into his project, "Disposable Landscapes," which he uses to document the broken down urban scenes of Vancouver's downtown east side, a den of drugs, prostitutes, and poverty. He looks at the notes left in graffiti and the occasional revelations they can bring, and asks what the ongoing gentrification of the downtown east side will mean in ten years.
Transforming our Landscapes and Public Spaces
BY PETER SCHAUDT
@ VOL 15
ON SEP 07, 2010
The ultimate collaborator, Peter Schaudt FASLA (1959-2015) shares before and after images of his poetic and transformational landscapes across North America. And cannot resist mentioning his beloved Chicago Cubs.
"We're increasingly looking at our landscapes in ways that, when we share them, we can also have an active dialogue about how they change."
In Sharing Landscapes from PechaKucha Buffalo Vol. 16, Curator of Public Art at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, NY, Aaron Ott, talks about specific examples of public artworks that alter our perception and usage of shared environments. Ott reviews his experience working with the Collections at the Albright-Knox and discusses inspiring works that highlight his interest in creating environmental spaces that reframe our relationship with our shared landscapes.