Over these weeks, even months, that we have been at home, we have seen that culture is one of the main attractions to help pass the time. Movies, concerts, IG live shows, keep us entertained and help us to deal with these difficult moments.
Reading is a key activity to keep our minds awake, whether from books or online content, and several winners of the One Day Design Challenge have been contributing articles available through rocagallery.com, the digital platform with exclusive content about architecture and design.
Dead Places, by Amir Shakirov
Amir, architect and winner of 2018 Russian edition, wrote an interesting article about bioclimatic architecture and design. Under the topic of the month “The afterlife of architecture” he reflects on how people live and build in extreme conditions around the world today. His article analyses how construction is approached in deserts, as an example.