Architecture is the art of
how to waste space.
Architecture is the learned game, correct and magnificent, of forms
assembled in the light.
Architecture is the reaching out for the truth.
Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness.
Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together. There it
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Architecture tends to consume everything else, it has become one's entire
As a designer, the mission with which we have been charged is simple:
providing space at the right cost.
Harry von Zell
At a certain point, I just put the building and the art impulse together. I
decided that building was a legitimate way to make sculpture.
Building art is a synthesis of life in materialised form. We should try to
bring in under the same hat not a splintered way of thinking, but all in
Buildings should serve people, not the other way around.