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Video: A Fascinating Tour Through Brasilia with Reggie Watts

“An alternately factual documentary presented by nameless hosts Reggie Watts and Carolina Ravassa Brasilia… takes viewers on a whirlwind tour of the famed capital of Brazil. In topics ranging from architecture, religious ceremonial practices, and spiritual conscious alignment, Reggie and Carolina Sigue leyendo

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“Spanning the Future” Documentary Traces the Life and Work of Frei Otto

“Frei Otto: Spanning the Future,” a documentary profiling the internationally renowned architect and engineer Frei Otto, has been in production since 2012. Otto, who was named the 2015 Pritzker Prize laureate on Tuesday evening (following his death on Monday night), first… Sigue leyendo

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3 New Films Showcase 7 Architects Redefining the Role of Women in Architecture

“I cannot, in whole conscience, recommend architecture as a profession for girls. I know some women who have done well at it, but the obstacles are so great that it takes an exceptional girl to make a go of it. … Sigue leyendo

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Architecture Criticism By the People, For the People: The Films of Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine

Selected as one of Metropolis Magazine’s Game Changers for 2015, Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine are altering the face of architectural criticism thanks to one simple premise: you don’t need to be an expert to have an opinion on the buildings …
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New Documentary Chronicles the Rise and Fall of Brazil’s Sérgio Bernardes

Few remember the name Sérgio Bernardes. A prominent Brazilian architect in the 1960s, Bernardes was a contemporary of Oscar Niemeyer, renowned for his elegant upper-class houses, as well as his fondness for car-racing and womanizing. In the latter half of his… Sigue leyendo

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Video: Mini-Documentary Profiles Artists Who Are Shunning China’s Urban Explosion

In 2011, China had more people living in urban areas than rural areas for the first time in its history, and recent government statistics show that around 300 villages disappear per day in China. Yet in the face of rapid urbanization,… Sigue leyendo

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Watch Now: World Premiere of ‘Archiculture’

Now, after 130 private screenings in 26 countries, you can watch the official world premiere of Archiculture… here on ArchDaily. The 25-minute documentary captures a rare glimpse into studio-based design education, trailing five architecture students throughout their final thesis semester Sigue leyendo

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Video: Rem Koolhaas Answers Questions From Fans as Part of ‘REM’ Kickstarter

In December of last year, we brought you news of Tomas Koolhaas‘ kickstarter campaign to fund a documentary about his father, Rem Koolhaas. Well, not only was Koolhaas’ REM… documentary fully funded, three generous backers offered up $500 each in return for Sigue leyendo

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