Speaking in Agritectures – inspiration from illustrator Alan Snow

When I last met with Antonino, we discussed the importance of beginning to make a visual case for each of the different leads I encounter. This is part of the research that I can pursue without the Ethical Review having taken place, as it would involve a desk study of information in the public domain,… Continue reading Speaking in Agritectures – inspiration from illustrator Alan Snow

Vulnerable World / considering existential trajectories

I found myself listening to the Sam Harris podcast over the weekend. To the most recent episode at the time: 151 "Will we destroy the future?" an interview with Nick Bostrom. Quoting directly: In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Nick Bostrom about the problem of existential risk. They discuss public goods,… Continue reading Vulnerable World / considering existential trajectories

What more could architecture do?

I'm watching TEDx: https://www.ted.com/talks/michael_murphy_architecture_that_s_built_to_heal "Architecture is more than a clever arrangement of bricks. In this eloquent talk, Michael Murphy shows how he and his team look far beyond the blueprint when they're designing. Considering factors from airflow to light, theirs is a holistic approach that produces community as well as (beautiful) buildings. He takes us… Continue reading What more could architecture do?