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  • Posted June 12, 2014

Publication: “The Urburb – Patterns of Contemporary Living”

original article: http://www.archdaily.com/515126/publication-the-urburb-patterns-of-comteporary-living Written to accompany the minimal exhibition of the Israeli Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, “The Urburb – Patterns of Contemporary Living” tells the story of the Urburb, a built condition which is neither urban nor suburban, that dominates the contemporary Israeli landscape. Edited by Architect Ori Scialom and Dr. Roy Brand, the book brings together architectural photography […]
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  • Posted April 14, 2014

Telavivian Architects: Ori Scialom / Stability Studio

“Tel Aviv is known as planners-hell” says architect Ori Scialom, founder and owner of Stability Studio in Tel Aviv and a former architect at Jean Nouvel’s atelier in Paris. Perhaps that’s the reason why, aside from the variety of projects he designs, Ori has been teaching and coordinating the second year studies of architecture at The Bezalel Academy […]
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  • Posted March 16, 2014

The Urburb. Israeli Pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2014

The Urburb. Patterns of Contemporary Living. Israeli Pavilion at The 14th International Architecture Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia. The Urburb is a neologism referring to the mesh of the urban and suburban, which characterizes the great majority of residential areas in contemporary Israel. To explore the dynamics of conflicting aspects of contemporary living, the Israeli pavilion is transformed into a...
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  • Posted March 13, 2014

Venice Biennale 2014: Israel Explores The Urburb, a Neither Urban nor Suburban Landscape

Neither urban nor suburban, the Urburb is a fragmented mosaic of one hundred years of modernist planning in Israel: early twentieth century garden-cities, mid-century social housing and generic, high-rise residential typologies of the past two decades. These residential mutations dominate the contemporary Israeli landscape, expanding and replacing existing textures, in an endless, repetitive cycle. Construction site, Netanya. Image […]
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