Opinion: Alexandra Lange on how architects should use social media – DEZEEN

“At a higher artistic level, there’s the example of the Instagram of architectural photographer Iwan Baan. His Instagram (http://instagram.com/iwanbaan/) reveals that he has seen more contemporary architecture (and more of it from helicopters) than anyone. I find something aggrandising, even aggressive, about the relentlessness of his travel and the harsh aerial views. There’s also something […]

The Pérez Art Museum Miami: Built for People – The Wall Street Journal

The new Pérez Art Museum that opened here last week embodies a vernacular style—deep-shaded, loose-limbed and connected to the tropics—that should have been but never was because of those two invasive species, Art Deco and the air conditioner. Read the complete article in The Wall Street Journal… Other news coverage: Wallpaper, December 9, 2013 Architectural […]

Interview with Iwan Baan by ERCO Louvre Lens Report

One of the most widely published photographers of contemporary architecture, Iwan Baan is noted for his documentary images that narrate the life and interactions occurring within architecture. His approachable photos focused on the portrayal of people in the sociocultural context of architecture intrigue such clients as Rem Koolhaas, Toyo Ito and Zaha Hadid, but also […]

New York Magazine’s cover

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy I chartered a helicopter and shot the now iconic image of New York without power. November 3rd, 2013 A selection of the press about the cover: Artinfo: Post-Sandy, Two Icons Emerge From the Architectural World Time Magazine: A COVER FOR THE AGES The Verge: How the iconic post-Sandy ‘New […]

Aiming for an Artistic ‘Icon’ – The Wall Street Journal

Developer Stephen Ross has selected the British artist and designer Thomas Heatherwick to create what could be one of the most expensive works of public art in the world, in the hopes of establishing a must-see attraction at the heart of his $15 billion Hudson Yards development on Manhattan’s West Side. Read the complete article […]