FAN Club

Architects talking about other architects.
A monthly article for the online magazine Kvadrat Interwoven. Stories and commentaries from contemporary culture.

“A new series, Fan Club, focuses on how noted architects respond to the work of their colleagues: the buildings they have recently visited; the architects they admire; and the projects that may be influencing their own design. The idea is to explore how contemporary architects understand and interpret the work of others, and how this can nourish their own practice.”

First: Jimenez Lai of Bureau Spectacular on the View House by Johnston Marklee in Rosario, Argentina. Article here!


Second: Anne Holtrop visits the holiday house of Valerio Olgiati in Portugal, Villa Além in Alentejo. Article here!


Third: Wonne Ickx of PRODUCTORA on Villa Voka by OFFICE KGDVS. in Kortrijk. Article here!


Fourth: Luis Callejas of LCLA Office on the work by Manthey Kula. Article here!


Fifth: Maria Langarita and Victor Navarro of Langarita Navarro on the house that Frank Gehry designed for himself in Santa Monica. Article here!


Sixth: Sebastián Adamo (Adamo Faiden)  about Lacaton & Vassal’s renovation of the Palais de Tokyo in Paris. Article here!


Seventh: Michael Maltzan on House for Trees by Vo Trong Nghia Architects in Ho Chi Mihn City, Vietnam. Article here!