A look beyond architecture.

This year's celebration of 100 years of the influential art movement Bauhaus was a great opportunity for me and my friends to create an artwork that would be a reminder of some of the movement greatest achievements, namely the legacy of modernism in design and architecture.  When looking for a personality from our region the size of the well-known masters, such as Le Corbusier or Mies van der Rohe, it
Japanese professor of architecture Yoshio Sakurai has over the past twelve years visited every building ever realised by Adolf Loos , the Brno-born pioneer of European Modern architecture in the early 20th century. A sketchbook and camera in hand, Prof. Sakurai was on a mission that has now been fulfilled: to create exact scale models of Loos’s best works. The influential architect is especially celebrated for his innovative ways of
The villa was built by Adolf Loos and Karel Lhota in 1932 as a family villa for Prague's lawyer Josef Winternitz, his wife Jenny Winternitz, daughter Suzana and son Peter. Considered one of Loos' latest projects, the house has a lot of identical elements with the iconic Villa Müller, among other things, the so-called 'Raumplan'. The Raumplan, with its rooms evolving around the central steps, allows visual connection among the
The new post-punk dark-pop band Silvia speaks released their debut single 'Pleasant Company Included'. Together with the new song, the band presented a series of photographs and a video teaser, proudly created in cooperation with our architecture exploration platform Hipsight. One of the spots we've offered the band for the photo shoot was a dilapidated lounge in the interior of iconic late-modernist building complex of Istropolis in Bratislava. Silvia speaks
Placed on top of the Bradlo mountain, Mohyla, a monument of European importance is the final resting place of Slovak scientist, aviator, photographer, diplomat, and army general M.R. Štefánik. With its positioning in the landscape and its compositional, spatial and material concept, the site represents the ultimate work of European monumental architecture. The site built between 1927-1928 was designed by architect, ethnograph, and artist Dušan Jurkovič. One of the best-known
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