Ten Canonical Buildings – Daniel Libeskind, Jewish Museum (1989-99)

Having recently purchased Peter Eisenman’s recent “Ten Canonical Buildings 1950-2000”, I’ll be making 10 posts (possibly 11 with an extra post being about the foreword provided by Stan Allen) about Eisenman’s choice of buildings and key themes and figures that he relates to the buildings chosen. The first of the series that I have chosen […]

Posted at 5:34 pm on April 9, 2010 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Architecture | Continue reading

Lateness and the Crisis of Modernity

Inspired by the great amount of resource that the AA provide on their lecture series, I felt compelled to provide a literary summary of some of the lectures that I watch. The first of which will be Peter Eisenman’s lecture on “Lateness and the Crisis of Modernity” whereby he introduces recent images of his most […]

Posted at 2:11 pm on April 9, 2010 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: AA Lecture Series | Continue reading


Techne is a news-feed providing links and quick summaries on articles from numerous sources that I read and exhibitions that I personally visit in London. My concerns lie with Art, Architecture and Culture and I hope to provide one place to keep others informed with the type of things that I am interested in.