Book your adventure - One of the most picturesque towns in Colombia is located a few kilometers from Bogotá. Let’s visit the salt mines that surrounds this city and let yourself be amazed walking by their streets and seeing its colonial architecture that will blow your mind with its unique beauty and tranquility. Mining is very popular in Nemocón because they have a lot of salt works in this area of Zipaquirá and Nemocón
Nine Utopian Architectural Projects for a Brave New World
The Phallic Oikema in Ledoux's Plan for the utopian town of Chaux The Oikema wasn't an architectural joke, but a serious proposal for a templ of pleasure, read brothel, at the heart of Ledoux's plan for a utopian town near his royal salt works project
Wieden+Kennedy Headquarters / Allied Works Architecture
June, 11 1930: Huts and wigwams at the Salem Pioneer Village were being constructed as reproductions of the architecture of the earliest settlers. The Village, which opened in 1930, had a saw-pit, salt works, soap works, and pillory and stocks where sinners could pretend to be being scorned by the villagers.
Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts by Allied Works Architecture (Lausanne, Switzerland. 2011) "The building’s geologic form is fractured by activity, providing glimpses into and through the heart of the building. Ideal gallery proportions establish a rhythm of space and structure along the Arts Walk and rail lines. Between galleries, structure, circulation and light form fissures of transparency – filtering and diffusing light into the galleries, providing views to the landscape and city while…
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