Tag Archive: Plaza

Be taken on a journey of luxury and glamour: read the full text from PLAZA’s ‘The Great Bath Mall’ here!

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  Open Now: The Great Bath Mall Bath’s very own luxury shopping destination! Bath’s leading destination for leisure, life and business; a model of modern, sustainable urban regeneration attracting an estimated 9.3 million… Continue reading

PLAZA’s ‘The Great Bath Mall’, installed as part of ‘TallTales’ group show, Fringe Arts Bath 2014

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PLAZA featuring in group show TallTales as part of Fringe Arts Bath 2014

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PLAZA will be featuring in the group show TallTales, as part of Fringe Arts Bath 2014. PV Friday 23rd May, through to Sunday 8th June. Further information can be found at http://www.fringeartsbath.co.uk.  Hope you… Continue reading

‘Tracing Skylines’- Derelict Detroit repurposed for street skiing

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The decline of Detroit, USA, has been well documented, having since the 1950s lost over 1 million of its inhabitants and lately filed for bankruptcy. Vast buildings lie abandoned and derelict as businesses… Continue reading

BEST hardware stores by SITE Architecture 1970-1984

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The work of the SITE architecture firm has long fascinated me with their witty and fun approaches to the facades of what are typically mundane structures. Their best-known work is a series of… Continue reading

Johnson & Burgee Architecture (1979)

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PLAZA + Gateau Shop event featured on BOXPARK blog

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Click on the link below to be taken to BOXPARK’s article about the PLAZA + Gateau Shop event on the 5th September 2013. We hope to see you see there! http://www.boxpark.co.uk/plazagateau/

PLAZA host one-off event at Gateau Shop, BOXPARK, London

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SkyMall!

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Anyone that has ever taken a domestic flight within the US will be familiar with Sky Mall.  A virtual mall in the sky that takes the form of a magazine located in the… Continue reading

Architect Charles Jencks on Desert Island Discs

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Click here to listen to architect Charles Jencks talking on Desert Island Discs.

Marino Auriti’s ‘Encyclopedic Palace of the World’

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Taken as the theme for the Venice Biennale 2013 Exhibition, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, the Encyclopedic Palace in this case aims to put to together works of contemporary art with historical artefacts and… Continue reading

PLAZA Publication 1 now available at Printed Matter, NYC

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PLAZA Publication I is now being sold at Printed Matter, NYC. Click here to purchase your copy from their online store. Printed Matter, Inc. 195 Tenth Avenue, New York, NY, 10011 T: 212… Continue reading

Pushwagner’s Soft City animation

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‘Pushwagner’s magnum opus, the graphic novel Soft City, is as feverish as a nightmare acid trip. Across 154 now-yellowing original sheets, in thin pen lines, a numbed world unfolds in relentlessly repetitive detail.… Continue reading

Ricardo Bofill’s Crazy Kafka Castle

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Kafka Castle by Catalan architect, Ricardo Bofill is an amazing apartment complex near Barcelona completed in 1968 constructed from a series of cubes. The  building departs from traditional notions of design, being based on mathematical equations that dictated the layout of… Continue reading

American Architecture Now: Jonathan Barnett, John Portman, and Richard Weinstein, 1980

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MK Reading: ‘More of Milton Keynes, Building on the Vision’, Cook, Robert

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Cook, Robert, ‘More of Milton Keynes: Building on the Vision‘, 2004, Sutton Publishing. ‘BC- Before Concrete AD- After Development’ ‘Predominantly a glamorous place’ Performing in front of John Lewis The High Street, Stony… Continue reading

PLAZA MK Field Trip: research archive

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PLAZA MK Field Trip: Central Business District (CBD) – Architecture

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PLAZA MK Field Trip: Map of Central Milton Keynes

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PLAZA MK Field Trip: Entertainment – Xscape

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