thekhooll:

Toluene Tank Zimoun

Using simple and functional components, Zimoun builds architecturally-minded platforms of sound. Exploring mechanical rhythm and flow in prepared systems, his installations incorporate commonplace industrial objects. In an obsessive display of simple and functional materials, these works articulate a tension between the orderly patterns of Modernism and the chaotic forces of life. Carrying an emotional depth, the acoustic hum of natural phenomena in Zimoun’s minimalist constructions effortlessly reverberates.” bitforms nyc

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(Source: archatlas)

archatlas:

The Schematics of Structures

"Marvel at the majesty of mankind’s many architectural achievements with this selection of celebrated super-structures from around the world. From the Greek Parthenon to Buckingham Palace to Taipei 101 to the Freedom Tower, this lineup of landmark landmarks limns 90 eminent edifices erected and perfected throughout history. "