For the first time, AIT - in cooperation with Messen CMW - will be hosting the “Alpine Interior Awards” this year. The actual awarding will take place at the Design Linz conference in Linz, Austria, in May. Tomorrow is the last day for incoming nominations and projects to be considered. Watch out for updates!
“Undoubtedly democracy is the best cradle for all human activities and even more so for creative activities, but unfortunately most Islamic countries are still far from achieving Democracy. For me one of our basic aims as architects, whose architecture is the producer of culture, should be to foster Democracy, with all its implicit concepts of freedom, equality, tolerance, pluralism…”—Faryar Javaherian // via