Psychedelia and Pop Art

The rendering engine I use in most of my works, Vray, produces an image called Vray render ID whose main function is to allow you to easily select isolated elements of your scene during post production within your image editor. Vray render ID is a great tool that most of us, the people who work at…

Rose and Gertrude Pauson house. Part I

Rose and Gertrude Pauson house The Pauson House was a little gem within the extensive work of Frank Lloyd Wright. Designed in the 40’s is considered a masterpiece but after a tragic fire this building disappeared after only one year of existence. Fortunately we have a great photographic report from Pedro E. Guerrero, but they are…

Larkin administration building by Frank Lloyd Wright – Part 1

The building A masterpiece by a very young Frank Lloyd Wright, so revolutionary that the critics needed some time to understand the impact implied by his proposal, today the Larkin Administration Building rightly occupies a place of honor in the history of modern architecture for its technical, aesthetic, and social advances. While some of its…

Origins

Where it all started When I was an architecture student, I remember seeing in an old book a black and white photograph of the Parthenon as we know it today, that is, a temple profoundly damaged by wars, plundering, and the inexorable passage of time. As I gazed at the image, I thought: If only I…