Hualing – Tbilisi Sea New City – Georgia ‘ s chinese dream
Stalin’s Underground Printing House in Tbilisi (Georgia), from 1903 to 1906 the Bolsheviks printed thousands of trilingual brochures (Georgian, Russian, Armenian) on this old german press.
Walking the famous “Hamilton road” .
Between 1928 and 1932 Archie Hamilton, an engineer from New Zealand, built strategic road across Iraqi Kurdistan, which ran from Arbil to the Iranian border. Hamilton hoped the road would unite the local tribes of the area and to bring outside influence in that isolated region.
“It was the mark of a barbarian to destroy something one could not understand.”
― Arthur C. Clarke, 2001: A Space Odyssey
Nemui // Studio Six // Tokyo // Japan
Banana Lada – Банан Лада
Prayer home Designed by the iranian architect Kamran Diba nested in the yard of tehran ‘s Carpet
Azadi Tower // 1971 // Architect Hossein Amanat // Tehran // Iran
The tower, commissioned by the Shah of Iran to celebrate the 2500th anniversary of the Persian Empire, as has been since the 70’s an epicenter of celebration, unrest, and revolutionary actions.
Ghost towers of the black sea
J. Mayer H. Architects // Anaklia // Georgia
Yerevan’s Kascade // 1971-1980 // Architects Jim Torosyan, Aslan Mkhitaryan, Sargis Gurzadyan