Idea Zone Blog

This is a Zone 5 Blog. This blog is about Architecture. Architecture is about a series of ideas built from conversations. Conversations create civilised societies. Societies are the medium amongst those who seek architectural truth.

Posts in MK2
Automata Symphony

Forms of production and consumption constantly and intimately influences each other. This relationship is at its most obvious in live performances, where audience responses affect the playing, and vice versa. The growth of new music technologies related to the club dance scene seems to have extended this intimacy into the production of recorded music. Spatial proximity is a prerequisite for all sorts of creative musical activity. And it often seems to be a motor of inventiveness. It is a joyous fact of musical life that different social groups in different location tend to be associated with different mixes of music, despite the ubiquitous presence of world artists.

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The Cartography of Self

The Cartography of ‘Self ’ is an observation of the ambiguous underlying mechanisms and surface features of three expressions of madness; delusion, dissociation and hallucination, in an attempt to construct a landscape for the less rational self. It is not suppressed but celebrated - after all, we live in a mad world and there is method in the madness.

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The Constellation of Ibiza

Any story ever told will be interpreted differently by the different individuals which experience the telling, creating an infinite number of mental images which will never exactly align, but nonetheless will retain the essence of the story from which they sprung. Stories told about places allow these places to live in the imagination with this ‘truth’, even if their form is not accurate to reality.

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