The design embodies a series of contrasts and counterpoints to become the “great theater” that is “the outward and visible sign” of Taipei
Wagner, George. Thom Mayne – Sixth Street House. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, 1989.
The New York Times Capsule competition, commissioned by The New York Times, challenged designers to chronicle life in the late 20th century. The designers were encouraged to consider two approaches. One was the pragmatic: capsules that could be realized with available technology, on attainable sites and w…
Locating the authentic within a radically synthetic place