·[ Combining Nature & Architecture.


In this movie by film studio Stephenson/Bishop, Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto explains how he tried to combine nature and architecture when designing this year’s Serpentine Gallery Pavillion.

Having recently seen the project, it does create a transparent architecture that encloses, but communicates strongly with the park. A semi-enclosed negative space with seating in and on the structure is created, with the grid reaching up from the ground and thinning out after several metres.


·[ Do you wrap it in a layer of industry jargon?


This article is discussing the idea as justification, as opposed to post-rationalising that is often undertaken on projects to link all aspects.

Sometimes an idea is just an idea.