Radical Synthesis

Musings on the Unexpected

August 2013

August 8, 2013

Synthesis Spotting: Literature Meets Architecture

Columbia Professor Matteo Pericoli has creative writing students select a story and team up with architecture students to create 3d models that articulate the narrative symbolically. “Once the creative writing students have an idea for their structures, they team up with architecture students to construct 3-D models. This moment always has an element of magic: – Read More –

August 6, 2013

Finding Form

We are all sculptors of space, time, energy and intention. How do we discover the shape of an experience? How do we define a singular path from the chaos of infinite possibilities? It’s difficult to articulate how we find our way but we know when we’re in the current. Experience design and sculpture both share – Read More –