Author: Avşar Gürpınar

less is enough

LESS IS ENOUGH ON ARCHITECTURE AND ASCETICISM by PIER VITTORIO AURELI “Less is more” goes the modernist dictum. But is it? In an age when we are endlessly urged to do “more with less”, can we still romanticise the pretensions of minimalism? For Pier Vittorio Aureli, the return of “austerity chic” is a perversion of…

tools and stools sec. 2

In the second section of Tools & Stools assignment, our students have tried to serially produce their stools. As it turns out, designing a fluent and effective production line is not as easy as it seems.