Thom Mayne de-institutionalises the Ivy League campus with an irregular, unruly computing centre inspired by the craggy Ithaca landscape
Making WET: The Magazine of Gourmet Bathing tells the story of the l970s
countercultural magazine. WET's founder Leonard Koren once said
that even he didn't know what 'gourmet bathing' meant but, as Steve Parnell
explains, it had more to do with architecture than you might expect.
Dance has always been a multidisciplinary form but the Belgian choreographer Frédéric Flamand has specialised in striking collaborations, working with leading architects including Zaha Hadid, Thom Mayne, Diller + Scofidio and Dominique Perrault to explore the limits of bodies and cities
The Barbican Art Gallery’s new show Pioneers of the Downtown Scene opened last week, looking at how Laurie Anderson, Trisha Brown and Gordon Matta-Clark shaped the art scene in 1970s Manhattan. Here’s our 2009 conversation between Anderson and architect Thom Mayne.
Landing in Manhattan after a spate of self-obsessed shininess anddelicacy, Thom Mayne’s raw, audacious academic building for theAdvancement of Science and Art delivers a much needed punch in thecity’s architectural face.
LA architecture practice Morphosis has created an intimidating landmark on the edge of the city's business quarter.