Gando • Burkina Faso
The library’s ceiling is an innovative feature that makes good use of local technology. Clay pots, traditionally made by the women of the village, were brought to the site and cut, so as to be open at both the top and bottom. The pots were then cast into the concrete ceiling to create holes for light and ventilation.
photos Plataforma arquitectura
"Like his contemporary Eadweard Muybridge, Marey, a physiologist, was interested in the science of human movement. By 1882, he had developed a single camera method that he called chronophotography, which allowed him to make images of human and animal movement. His camera was the forerunner of the motion picture camera.
Marey’s chronophotographs were some of the first images to illustrate the exact process of body movement.”
Selections from Millman-Brown’s “Teaching Art History with Slides” series, “Isabella” and “Titian Triptych”, which were both displayed in a juried photography exhibition at the State of Art Gallery (Ithaca, NY. March 2014). Visual Resources Center of Ithaca College.
This is a post about the work of my former boss!
Good lord, this is the most stark portrayal I’ve seen of this.
(Source : giannis-antetokounmpo)