The archicat is back! Why it took so long for him to return, who knows. But here he is again, and he will once more delight you with his oblique point of view.
For have you really thought about this? What would be the history of mankind, if they hadn’t lost the protection of their comfortable hairy layer?
In this episode, you might recognise references to Laugier, Khufu, Piranesi, the Burj Khalifa, and a recent project for a 170 km long building in Saoudi Arabia called “The Line”.
The archicat wishes everybody a very different 2021 !
Everyone likes to make lists at the end of the year – of the ups and the downs . The archicat has his own particular list …
An Archicat’s Christmas
I bet you, too, are glad to learn about these handy design suggestions for Christmas!
Archicats advent 2
Oh, those days before Christmas can be misty … Who wants to be out on such a day ?
Archicats advent 1
Autumn is almost over ….
The archicat looks for the right proportion
As above so below, they say. The archicat has a healthy respect for the wonders of the golden ratio. You know of course that this ratio is used to hold each part of a building together, inside as well as outside. And that the proportions of a design like that reflect and embrace the cosmic order. The archicat finds out for himself.
The archicat comes home
The archicat allows us a rare view of his own house.
The archicat feels quite special
We know that the archicat is not just any architect. Or just any cat. So, of course, he has to visit the ancient city of Bubastis where cats are considered quite special.
The archicat in Giza
You might think that you know everything about the great achievements of the old Egyptians. But the archicat doesn’t rest. On his trip to Giza he is duly impressed by the achievements of his predecessors.