#Episode 01: How to encourage your clients to include curves in their projects?

#Episode 01: How to encourage your clients to include curves in their projects? “Architecture that matters” is a series of relaxed conversations that aims to shed light on the subtleties of this universe. We love to talk about curves, straight going into curves, the relationship in between forms and feelings and so on… In this […]

Unearthing the Future

NATURE’S CANVAS The pristine proteas and fynbos countryside surrounded Allan and me as we waited for the bulldozer. We were sitting on one of the rolling foothills just below the cliffs of the Langerberg mountains, about 100km inland from the bottom of Africa. The plants and insect life, the plethora of colours and textures were […]

Ruled by Lines

Focussing on external aspects of buildings- whether the walls are straight or curved, for example – completely overlooks something fundamental, namely, how the flatness or curvedness of forms affects our inner disposition as human beings. If we are going to explore how architecture affects us it’s useful at the outset to distinguish between our awareness of the creative […]