Museums, Airports, Theatres

RAS Architects

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Architects can’t force people to connect, it can only plan the crossing points, remove barriers, and make the meeting places useful and attractive.Denise Scott Brown

A developed country is not a place where the poor have cars, it’s where the rich ride public transportation.Enrique Peñalosa

Architecture is bound to situation, and I feel like the site is a metaphysical link, a poetic link, to what a building can be. – Steven Holl

You cannot simply put something new into a place. You have to absorb what you see around you, what exists on the land, and then use that knowledge along with contemporary thinking to interpret what you see. – Tadao Ando

The life of a designer is one of fight: fight against the ugliness.Massimo Vignelli

The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes. If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. Your life will be impoverished. But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life.Frank Lloyd Wright

Each material has its own shadow. The shadow of stone is not the same as that of a brittle autumn leaf. The shadow penetrates the material and radiates its message. Sverre Fern

I am particularly fond of concrete, symbol of the construction progress of a whole century, submissive and strong as an elephant, monumental like stone, humble like brick. Carlos Villanueva