Meet Barbara Bestor
“We have developed all sorts of strategies and techniques for creating atmosphere, even when the spaces we make can’t be quite as complex as we would like as 3-D built or material entities".
“We’re only just starting to look at the bigger picture of our buildings regarding their impacts on the health of Kiwis and our environment.”
“And the robot arm will become the extension of the architect’s arm, metaphorically,” says Amsterdam-based architect and 3D print designer, Aga Blonska.
“I have very hungry eyes.”
“I love what I do. I’ve loved it from my very first project".
“Beginnings are awesome.”
Embracing the disciplines of both traditional architecture and new technologies.
“Nowadays, architects plan the life-cycle of a building over a period of years, or even decades,” says forward-thinking architect and entrepreneur, Marvin Bratke.
“The challenge is to create an experience that is as immersive as possible.”
Such is the incredible speed of evolution in the mass timber construction industry, says XLam’s Head of Pre-Construction Services, John Eastwood.
“What people say they want might not be what they really mean,” says Chahid Kairouz, Architect and Managing Director of Melbourne’s C. Kairouz Architects.
Thomas has always been attracted to “everything that resembles living creatures or what is considered oddity.
“I pick up old obsessions of architecture and try to read them through the lens of the new technologies we have today".
“It began as an effort to capture the way light affects space; to try and keep it or hold it still before it vanished.”