The Directors of SCI-Arc: Michael Rotondi

The Directors of SCI-Arc: Michael Rotondi

Michael Rotondi, Director of SCI-Arc from 1987-1997, reflects on the history of the school and its unique approach to the education of architects. SCI-Arc...
Raimund Abraham (October 23, 2002)

Raimund Abraham (October 23, 2002)

Raimund Abraham reflects on the current state of architectural practice and education. He describes his involvement at Cooper Union and critiques the current direction...
Peter Cook: Hard & soft (July 15, 2009)

Peter Cook: Hard & soft (July 15, 2009)

Peter Cook describes a photograph of Gunnar Asplund's Paradise Cafe as the origin of his ambition to become a modern architect, and also the...
Serpentine Pavilion 2019: Junya Ishigami

Serpentine Pavilion 2019: Junya Ishigami

Architect Junya Ishigami speaks about his design for the 2019 Serpentine Pavilion. His interest in historic buildings constructed using traditional methods, and how they...
Peter Cook (March 18, 2002)

Peter Cook (March 18, 2002)

Michael Rotondi introduces Peter Cook, who discusses his current work in the context of his work with Archigram. Cook touches on the usefulness of...
Amanda Levete interview: Zaha Hadid's BMW Central Building is "a radical piece of thinking" | Dezeen

Amanda Levete interview: Zaha Hadid's BMW Central Building is "a radical piece of thinking"...

British architect Amanda Levete explains why the BMW Central Building in Leipzig, Germany, is her favourite Zaha Hadid building in the next movie in...
Toshiko Mori (November 4, 2009)

Toshiko Mori (November 4, 2009)

Toshiko Mori begins by discussing three projects that respond to illustrious predecessors: a visitor center for Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin house, an...
SO-IL creates flexible light-filled showroom for Versace's New York headquarters

SO-IL creates flexible light-filled showroom for Versace's New York headquarters

New York studio SO-IL has completed a Manhattan showroom for Italian fashion house Versace, featuring movable white displays and columns sheathed in mirrors.Read...
Amanda Levete: A tale of two museums

Amanda Levete: A tale of two museums

Current Work is a lecture series featuring leading figures in the worlds of architecture, urbanism, design, and art.In this video, AL_A founder Amanda Levete...
Michael Rotondi: From the center (March 23, 2011)

Michael Rotondi: From the center (March 23, 2011)

Michael Rotondi proposes to discuss his work through the lens of his life story, which is also part of the story of SCI-Arc.He...