This is a Microsoft project and I’m not a fan of Microsoft but maybe it will have a chance. Theresa May should have more time now anyway as she’s announced today that she will stand down on the 7th June.
Malcolm Brabant visits York to see how artisans there rebuilt York Minster cathedral after a fire in 1984.
Andrew Tallon, a professor of art at Vassar College, who sadly passed away from cancer in 2018, used lasers to create a spatial mapping of the cathedral, resulting in an intricately detailed digital model of the church.
Paolo Vannucci, a mechanical engineer at the University of Versailles, has modelled the engineering of the structure and shown that the walls of Notre Dame could collapse under the pressure of wind speeds higher than 90km per hour.
Architectural Digest boils down the designs that likely won’t be selected, but certainly will add much to the conversation.
Last Wednesday, 15th May, the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wore a hard hat to be shown around the cathedral.
Is the word “restoration” even appropriate?
This time it’s an Atlanta firm. They won’t be the ones of course, but it never hurts to pitch an idea.
Giant nets have been installed to catch falling debris and protect workers using robots to remove the rubble in Notre Dame.
Hahahaha, Stockholm-based Ulf Mejergren Architects (UMA) has drawn up plans for a cross-shaped swimming pool covering the entire roof area, watched over by the statues of the 12 apostles that escaped the inferno.