114_Sverre Fehn

Quote #114 – Sverre Fern

Each material has its own shadow. The shadow of stone is not the same as that of a brittle autumn leaf. The shadow penetrates the material and radiates its message. – Sverre Fern

113_Denise Scott Brown

Quote #113 – Denise Scott Brown

Basically, the idea is that with everyone striving to be revolutionary, you will be most revolutionary if you try to be ordinary. &ndash ; Denise Scott Brown

108_Sir Ove Arup

Quote #108 – Sir Ove Arup

What should our designs try to achieve? We must take a critical look at the brief, make it more comprehensive. We must look beyond the narrow object and ask ourselves: What will be the ecological consequences? – Sir Ove Arup

107_Paolo Soleri

Quote #107 – Paolo Soleri

If an architect’s ego is very small, he is done for it; if it is vast then he might make some very important contributions. – Paolo Soleri


Quote #102 – Ove Arup

Engineering is not a science. Science studies particular events to find general laws. Engineering design makes use of the laws to solve particular practical problems. In this it is more closely related to art or craft. – Ove Arup