Architect: fala

Protected: Fronts and Faces

Protected: Fronts and Faces

Lera Samovich

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fala: the single line

fala: the single line

fala

This is the first of seven articles in which the partners at fala examine different approaches to drawing and imagery within their practice as designers. It started from a rather liberating decision to omit thicknesses. Gradually, all the information that wasn’t central to our thinking was removed, avoiding any celebration… Read More

fala atelier: Seriously Playful

fala atelier: Seriously Playful

Jack Huang

Back in December 2018, I received an email with a pdf containing 8 compositions in 1:200 from fala atelier. These were ‘comprehensive drawings’ that they were experimenting with for their 2G publication. They simply wanted to know which I liked, and what I thought about them. Some differ from the… Read More

Alternative Histories: fala atelier on Louis Kahn

Alternative Histories: fala atelier on Louis Kahn

Supreme efficiency. For the cost of one millimetre of pencil lead, a few careful shapes define the volume, its load-bearing structure, the metrics of the facades and the distinction between services and open areas. We thought five pillars would be enough, and that the rhythm of the elevations would benefit… Read More