Global Now

Ferrari-Inspired Italo High-Speed Train Will Hit the Tracks in Italy

Section: Cope Headline: Ferrari-Inspired Italo High-Speed Train Will Hit the Tracks in Italy Date: 04/23/2012 Source: Inhabitat Abstract: In Tucker Viemiester’s lecture, he talked about the good/bad of design and the purpose of the design. He introduced his past works and use example of Hitler’s works to show the Good design that work for the … Continue reading

Global Now / Week 8

Adaptive Architecture

Jia Seung Section: Cope Global Now: Abstract Date: Aug 16 2012 Source:  Inspir3d   Abstract: At Kiev National University of Construction and Architecture, Ukrainian architects Lurii Kaygorodtsev and Andrii Mogylnyi of KG’MG have created an installation called “Adaptive Architecture”. The geometric shapes are projected to the floor and it interacts with the surrounding. The video … Continue reading

Global Now / Week 4

validity of technology

Section: Cope Global Now: Abstract Headline: Justice in an age of smartphones Date: 9/19/2012 Source: The Korea Herald Abstract: This article is about a woman overturned her murder conviction due to the misunderstood of judgment in digital evidence. “The growing use of videos, simulations, and sophisticated graphics (DNA analysis included) as a basis for legal … Continue reading

Week 3

sustainable fashion; Lilia Yip Spring 13 collection

Jia Seung Section: Cope Headlines: Lilia Yip Mirror masque Spring 13 Collection Date: Aug 24 2012 Source: Trendland.com Abstract Lilia Yip is a Singaporean designer based in Brighton, UK. For her MirrorMasque collection she uses asymmetric abstract cuts and digital art combined with a thorough understanding of how to make fabric drape, flow and move with the body. She … Continue reading