Initial Thesis Abstract: City From Above The Clouds

By the end of 18th century, the body was liberated from gravity by the emergence of the balloon flights. With the movement of the observing body from the ground to the clouds, came a change in the perception of the city. The growing scale, population and density of the cities that began in the 18th century had already aroused a new interest in observing… Continue reading Initial Thesis Abstract: City From Above The Clouds

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A Marriage of Two Minds

“A Marriage of Two Minds” is not a love poem. It is a marriage between two culture-worshiping traditions of modernism, says Jacquelynn Baas[1], from an architect’s eye, Reyner Banham. The groom is the classical and totalitarian approach, ‘ideal conception of spiritual harmony under single godlike mind’, Leonardo da Vinci as the culture hero. The bride… Continue reading A Marriage of Two Minds

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Tugyan Kepkep

Tugyan Kepkep is a landscape architect from Istanbul who graduated from Istanbul Technical University in 2011. She has experience in design as well as design publication.

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Categorized as 2012