Author Archives: Nicolai Steinø

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Green Facades

Recently I selected a set of photos of green facades from my photo archive for a colleague. You can check out the photos on Flickr.

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Green Facades

Recently I selected a set of photos of green facades from my photo archive for a colleague. You can check out the photos on Flickr.

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Phnom Penh Central Market

Every once and again you stumble upon buildings which do not fit any category in your catalogue. The central market, or Psar Thmey, in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, is one such building. As a grand gesture, it lies in

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Phnom Penh Central Market

Every once and again you stumble upon buildings which do not fit any category in your catalogue. The central market, or Psar Thmey, in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, is one such building. As a grand gesture, it lies in

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Sky Poetry

A dominant feature of urban space in most parts of the world is the power cables that bring electricity to the homes and shops of people. This seeming mess of entangled black wire obviously obeys some kind of functional order,

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Sky Poetry

A dominant feature of urban space in most parts of the world is the power cables that bring electricity to the homes and shops of people. This seeming mess of entangled black wire obviously obeys some kind of functional order,

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Some Really Nice Animation Videos

In the small Danish town of Viborg, some very clever people run an Animation Workshop which offers Bachelors degrees in Character Animation and Computer Graphics Art. The new bachelor films have just been released. They are sweet, cool, beautiful, funny. Check

Skærmbillede 2012-03-29 kl. 19.51.36

Some Really Nice Animation Videos

In the small Danish town of Viborg, some very clever people run an Animation Workshop which offers Bachelors degrees in Character Animation and Computer Graphics Art. The new bachelor films have just been released. They are sweet, cool, beautiful, funny. Check

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Origami Tesselations

The first ten days of February I ran an origami workshop in the BSc2 semester (first year) of the Architecture and Design programme at Aalborg University. This form-making workshop contained three assignments of increasing complexity. First, the students were asked

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Origami Tesselations

The first ten days of February I ran an origami workshop in the BSc2 semester (first year) of the Architecture and Design programme at Aalborg University. This form-making workshop contained three assignments of increasing complexity. First, the students were asked

Aarhus School of Architecture Blog

The Aarhus School of Architecture open a new blog on student projects and more.

Aarhus School of Architecture Blog

The Aarhus School of Architecture open a new blog on student projects and more.

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Origami Dresses

I came across these beautiful origami dresses while researching for an origami workshop which I run at the Architecture & Design programme at Aalborg University. The dresses are made by clothing design students at the Bolivarian Pontifical University in Columbia. The course

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Origami Dresses

I came across these beautiful origami dresses while researching for an origami workshop which I run at the Architecture & Design programme at Aalborg University. The dresses are made by clothing design students at the Bolivarian Pontifical University in Columbia. The course

Villa with roof garden in the white city of Tel Aviv

The White City in the Sand

The city of Tel Aviv in Israel is a planned city, built in the sand dunes along the coast, north of the ancient city of Jaffa. While settlement began in the 1880s during the Ottoman reign, the city grow rapidly

Villa with roof garden in the white city of Tel Aviv

The White City in the Sand

The city of Tel Aviv in Israel is a planned city, built in the sand dunes along the coast, north of the ancient city of Jaffa. While settlement began in the 1880s during the Ottoman reign, the city grow rapidly

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The Beauty of Bodily Movement

One of the wisest definitions of art that I have heard is that “art is an aesthetic expression which tells us something about what it means to be human.” Because human existence is so rich and versatile, this definition encompasses

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The Beauty of Bodily Movement

One of the wisest definitions of art that I have heard is that “art is an aesthetic expression which tells us something about what it means to be human.” Because human existence is so rich and versatile, this definition encompasses

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2009 BraunPrize

In September I was invited as a final juror for the 2009 BraunPrize for design students. The event took place at the Braun headquarters in the small town of Kronberg, east of Frankfurt, Germany. Four finalists had been selected to

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2009 BraunPrize

In September I was invited as a final juror for the 2009 BraunPrize for design students. The event took place at the Braun headquarters in the small town of Kronberg, east of Frankfurt, Germany. Four finalists had been selected to