Arthur Barker is an architect and academic at the University of Pretoria. He is passionate about architecture that is part of, and improves it's existing context. For...

The project titled "Treadmill’ is located in Mitchell Street, Pretoria West. A group of four students tackled the latent potential of industrial heritage in this area and...

If more is supposedly more… then I say less is a bore. Let me set the scene for my position on this: The fathers of modern design might have...

Johannesburg, The City of Gold, can be defined by the interaction between what is below, what is on its surface, and what is above. Johannesburg came into...

Continual exploration is key to learning. Whether these explorations are based on past, present or future typologies are quite irrelevant in determining their validity. Depending on the...

The world in which we live is shaped by the pressures of industry. Where man’s attempt to increase profitability and prioritize output, results in bridges, highways and...

A wooden box created from a fascination with complex patterns and structures in nature. The Voronoi principle: a Voronoi tessellation is a method of partitioning a plane into regions....

New-Ark, is simultaneously a project about an exodus from a sinking island, Manhattan and the heroic transformation and regeneration of Newark, New Jersey. Considered the operational life-line...

South Africa is representative of a condition that is common to many developing countries; known in economic terms as 'The Missing Middle', it is characterized by a high number...