Shigeru Ban Talks in Stockholm
"Even in disaster areas, I want to create beautiful buildings,this is what it means to build a monument for common people"
Shigeru Ban gives in this talk at the Museum of Architecture in Stockholm an overview of his practice and his interest in specific materials and extraordinary conditions for architectural creation.
Shigeru Ban is one of the central characters in architecture today due is specific relation to material and innovative approach to residential areas and humanitarian projects.
Shigeru Ban offers in this lecture a context to his contributions to architecture through the use of unconventional building materials still achieving formal elegance and economical efficiency.
See further http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shigeru_Ban.
International Festival proudly presents the first downloadable lecture out of many which will be collected on v2v sites as well as on www.international-festival.org and www.thetheatre.eu