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FR EE: you are the context preview
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dec 12, 2012
FR EE: you are the context preview


you are the context book by FR-EE and architectural models

 

designboom takes a sneak peak at the forthcoming publication ‘you are the context’ by FR-EE / fernando romero enterprise,
which explores the role of context in architecture both today and throughout history.

a limited edition of the book will be launched alongside a presentation of new architectural models illustrating
FR-EE’s most recent and outstanding projects at the guggenheim museum, new york on 12.12.12.

 

‘you are the context’ by FR-EE

 

 


overview of the ‘you are the context book’ book by FR-EE

 

 

 
page spreads from ‘you are the context’

 

 


more page spreads from the new FR-EE publication

 

the book, planned for general release in 2013, explores the role of the context in relation to contemporary
architecture in present times and throughout history. the definition of context is more a question of scale,
now that information is easily widespread through digital communications, the social and geographical
context of structures now has a much wider reach and greater implications than ever before.

‘architecture is no longer quantifiable merely in terms of geography, culture and history, our contemporary
context includes communication, collaboration, virtual networking, so how does new architecture, its designers,
clients and collaborators create and become context for and of themselves? these are the topics we’ve aimed
to explore in our new book and presentation.’ – fernando romero, founder of FR-EE.

the FR-EE team have been working on several new architectural models which will be presented at the book launch…

 


panama museum model

 


detail of the panama museum model

 


omnisphere model

 


omnisphere model detail
 


ph museum model
image © designboom

 


fernando romero reviews the south mexico museum model

 


south mexico museum model
 


MADU museum model

 


MADU museum model detail
 

 


pyramid model
 


free city model
 


FREE city model calibration test

 


free city model detail

 


miami chapel model

 


miami chapel model
image © designboom

 


miami chapel model detail showing the mexican virgin our lady of guadalupe
image © designboom

 

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