Meet Tom Kundig
“I often work with elemental materials such as steel, concrete, wood and glass in their raw states,” says Tom Kundig, Principal / Owner / Founder of bi-coastal US design firm, Olson Kundig.
“Competition is very in sync with my character,” says Senior Architect Designer at Zaha Hadid Architects, Mariana Cabugueira Custodio dos Santos.
“At some point, my curiosity took over.” “My research is in exploring collaborative objects and open architecture; enabling a human-centric and computationally informed architecture".
“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.