In Nuce

Feedback notes: The design proposal doesn’t look ‘of the place’ Presentation – a sketched story of the whole view would have been better than a detaied chapter The project needs drawings of time and experience to curate the 4 chapters; the drawings are figurative representations Could the project be a commentary on consumerist tourism How…

Week 10 – Review notes – Museum of fiction

Work presented: Panoramic drawing of Dungeness – the imaginary voyage/drift along the coast; Map of the sailing journey; Chemigrams; Fabric experiments; Site model – Dungeness as a museum; Tech precedents. Research on Transylvanian wooden churches – dry joints, functional and craft considerations.   Feedback: Lexical considerations – tourist vs. visitor; types of people attracted to…

Frontieres – Architecture between the sacred and profane (Transylvania) Pt.1

*** The interview presented for this workshop comes as a reflection on the extensive body of research on the topic of dwelling and habitation, authored by ethnographer and museum curator Maria Lobonţ-Puşcaş. Conducted in the North-West of Transylvania, a place of threshold par excellence, it analyses the material and spiritual creation of Romanian rustic architecture,…