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Rafael A. Balboa

Architect, STUDIO WASABI in Tokyo

Fun and Unique Approach to Architecture Projects

PRESENTED ON JUN 24, 2015
IN TOKYO @ VOL 126

What do Monsters, Prosthetics and Cannibalism have to do with Urban Architecture? Rafael A. Balboa from architecture studio and urban think-tank STUDIO WASABI, talks about injecting humor and non-sense into architecture. Rafael presents project case studies from Split (Croatia), Riga (Latvia), Jakarta (Indonesia) and Tokyo, highlighting the studio's unique approach of designing from metaphors.

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BY LEON CONRADIE
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Leon Conradie is an experienced architectural academic, who is doing his Masters Research on "The Work of Crofton & Benjamin Architects: 1955 -1964." Crofton & Benjamin Architects were prolific in the 50s and 60s on beachfront developments, and have designed many iconic Durban buildings, each with an Art Deco style. In his presentation, Leon gives us a tour of these buildings, and points out their unique quirks. (in English)

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Finding Fun in Architectural Education

BY ANNA UMANTZ
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

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Clarity of Design Approach

BY PLATFORM
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My Favorite City : Archaeology of the Future City

BY TSUYOSHI TANE
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My Favorite City :  Singapore through the lens of Architecture and Sustainability

BY TAN SZUE HANN
@ ACA 18 TOKYO DESIGN TALK, POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA ON SEP 11, 2018

Tan Szue Hann, SIA and Chairman of ACYA Head introduces the history of Singapore and shares some of distinctive design projects from overground to underground across the city. 

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My Favorite City :  Islamabad the beautiful

BY FAWAD SUHAIL ABBASI 
@ ACA 18 TOKYO DESIGN TALK, POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA ON SEP 11, 2018

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