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Peter Lényi

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Design Handbook for Cultural Centers

PRESENTED ON APR 10, 2017
IN YEREVAN @ VOL 23

Among exciting architectural projects discussed, Peter Lényi also presents "Design Handbook for Cultural Centers", which maps urban, architectural and design qualities of cultural centers, members of Trans Europe Halles.

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Cross-Cultural Design

BY SO+BA DESIGN
@ SWISS PECHAKUCHA NIGHT ON FEB 07, 2014

So+Ba, a design studio in Tokyo, has an understanding of cross-cultural communication and a strong sense of social and political ideals that they enjoy incorporating into their works. Listen as they talk about their past and present projects that they hope will inspire their surrounding community to think differently and encourage them to voice their opinions. 

"Presentation of the Day" on February 28, 2014.

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Indigenous People and Cultural Art

BY NICOLAS GALANIN
@ UNITED STATES ARTISTS 2014 ARTISTS ASSEMBLY ON MAR 24, 2015

Nicolas Galanin was brought in a traditional creative environment. He studied Jewellery design and Silversmithing, and dedicated his life to the continium of cultural art and to regain the displacement of his culture. He is also a musician and is interested in creating progress for the next generation.

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IN PURSUIT OF THE IDEAL CITY- Urban Journeys into the Literary Imaginary

BY JONATHAN CHARLEY
@ VOL 25 ON SEP 25, 2015

Jonathan Charley is the Director of Cultural Studies in the Department of Architecture at the University of Strathclyde. He teaches and writes on the history of architecture and urban culture.! 

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Sculptors Anna Hyatt, Laura Gardin Fraser, and Sylvia Shaw Judson: A Comparison of Careers and Study of Cultural Milieu in Historic Sculpture

BY JACKIE KENYON
@ VOL 3 ON NOV 12, 2015

Jackie Kenyon is a dilettante sommelier and barista who works at the Krasl Art Center and resides in southwest Michigan. She is a lover of clean graphic design, classic literature and eclectic souls. She dreams of becoming a mermaid.

Jackie Kenyon talks about her thesis topic in Sculptors Anna Hyatt Huntington, Laura Gardin Fraser, and Sylvia Shaw Judson: A Comparison of Careers and Study of Cultural Milieu in Historic Sculpture

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Urban Solitudes

BY LAURA PIOVAN
@ VOL 31 ON SEP 07, 2016

What is the future of our cities? In a time of major demographic and fast socio-cultural changes, we are looking for keys to unlock, review and re-interpret the traditional urban housing models into new directions.
A metamorphosis of the housing market from the static individualistic models towards a dynamic, collective synergy.

Laura Piovan is a Italian architect based in Maastricht and has a passion for people and identity driven design.

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Death by Architecture

BY ANANTH SAMPATHKUMAR
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

Architect Ananth Sampathkumar takes us through the world of architectural competitions - from historical examples of the Sydney Opera House and Pompidou Center to a cultural center in Sri Lanka. 

Ananth studied at the Illinois Institute of Technology and the School of Planning and Architecture in New Delhi, India before moving to New York. Here he co-founded NDNY Architecture and Design, completing projects in Srilanka, India, and the USA.

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Cultural Sterotypes

BY BONNY LIU
@ VOL 35 ON DEC 15, 2017

Bonny Liu shares some of her experiences with and insights into cultural stereotypes, including sources, outcomes and dangers. She goes on to outline why and how of overcoming stereotypes.

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Fashion: A Tribute to Cultural Richness

BY NATHANAEL IVAN
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 28, 2017

Fashion is a passion for Nathanael Ivan, a fusion between two or more culture drive every masterpieces he made. Bali culture meets Madura, traditional feat urban, and peacock blend with batik.

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Architecture and Public Spaces: Our perceptions, context, cultural and social resposibility

BY FAWAD SUHAIL ABBASI
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 10, 2018

Communal spaces are about nurturing change. Public spaces are healthy interventions in the growth of a city, they always benefit arts and culture, they help bring people together to enjoy the city and each other. Fawad Suhail Abbasi talks about the role of architects in public spaces and what a perfect public space looks like.