Catalogue 22/Crystal and Flame
Designer: Associate Professor Manuel A. Báez
Degree: B. Architecture
School: Carleton University
Location of Project: Carleton University, Ottawa
Project Status: Unbuilt
Architect and Associate Professor Manuel A. Báez incorporates the theme of the Crystal & Flame as he presents an overview of his architectural research and work. The metaphoric theme relates to the ubiquitous correlation between static form/structure and dynamic process or constraints and freedom that is intrinsically found throughout abstract, physical and biological phenomena.
Link to TedTalk: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZjUpCQFtQck