FR EE: you are the context preview
FR EE: you are the context preview FR EE: you are the context preview
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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