Enrico Mancini

Interview by: Riccardo Del Fabbro, Eugenia Gotti, Enrico Mancini. Where: 14th Venice Architecture Biennale, Giardini.   A swift interview with one of the most controversial and influential architects of our time; he heads the architectural practice Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) which he ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini Architecture: Guillaume Mazars Architecture Where: worlds of El Lissitzky competition, Russia Proof reading: Bianca Baroni When you are an architect, a designer, an artist or simply a creative person, you think your ideas are just great. Then it ...

  Edited by: Enrico Mancini Where: Yamoussoukro, Côte d’Ivoire Architecture: Pierre Fakhoury Proofreading: Bianca Baroni You may not know that there’s a St. Peter Basilica replica in the middle of Ivory Coast. Technically it is not an exact-full scale copy of it, because it’s ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini Where: Sao Paulo, Brazil Architect: Marcio Kogan Proofreading: Bianca Baroni   The studio mk27 was funded in the early ’80 by Marcio Kogan and now is composed of more than fourteen partners from different countries all ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini, enrico.mancini@positive-magazine.com Where: Qatar Architecture: Zaha Hadid, AECOM Proofreading: Bianca Baroni   Yes, I said vagina. Because that’s how the new 2022 World Cup Al-Wakrah stadium in Qatar looks like, isn’t it? Actually it’s one of the last ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini enrico.mancini@positive-magazine.com Architecture: South Campus Chiller Plant at OSU, Ross Barney Architects. Where: Columbus, Ohio, United States. Proofreading: Bianca Baroni     Architecture is a strange discipline, no doubt about it. Sometimes an anonymous building, with anonymous functions, in ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini enrico.mancini@positive-magazine.com Where: Dalian, China Architecture: Coop Himmelb(l)au     “The urban design task of the Dalian International Conference Center is to create an instantly recognizable landmark at the terminal point of the future extension of the main ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini enrico.mancini@positive-magazine.com Where: Chengdu, China Architecture: Century Global Center Proofreading: Bianca Baroni   You can now visit the largest building on the planet earth in (take a guess…) China. The Century Global Center of Chengdu measures 500 x 400 ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini enrico.mancini@positive-magazine.com Where: the internet Who: Kickstarter Proofreading: Bianca Baroni   Maybe you already knew about all of the hype that’s been around crowdfunding web platforms during the last couple of years. I’ve to tell first, the ...

Edited by: Enrico Mancini Where: San Francisco Architecture: Lebbeus Woods   Lebbeus Woods is often categorized as an architect, but always as an artist and visionary.  His career has been filled with imaginative leaps through the concepts of space and ...