Young Architects 6 If...Then: Architectural Speculation
Fernando Romero, Architectural League of New York
Princeton Architectural Press, Apr 7, 2005 - Architecture - 175 pages
If...Then: Architectural Speculation is the sixth in an annual series of publications featuring work by talented architects selected by The Architectural League of New York's Young Architects Competition jury. This year, entrants were asked to explore the process of architectural speculation: the act of imagination that precedes every work, projecting future events in a space that does not yet exist.
The winners of the competitionFernando Romero; Tobias Lundquist; Anthony Piermarini and Hansy L. Better Barraza; Keith Mitnick, Mireille Roddier, and Stewart Hicks; Tom Wiscombe; and Gail Peter Bordentake on this challenge and creatively address the social and political assumptionssurrounding architectural production through a rethinking of site, program, form, technology, and materials.