tags: archizoom, no stop city. No comments: . local to an international level: an interest for a city’s “insignificant” places was the first manifested. Archizoom Associati. No-Stop City, Projet d’Andrea Branzi. A model for global urbanization, No-Stop City is a theoretical project published for the first time. by Archizoom Change this. 1 of 3. Description Change this. No-stop City is an unbuilt project and documented in drawings. The drawings show.

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No-Stop City Archizoom Associati. NAi Booksellers for inspiration and information in the field of architecture, urbanism, landscape and design. Like other radical sotp groups of the s, it reacted against modernist architecture and downplayed practical concerns in favor of an imaginative, science-fiction-like approach. All requests to license audio or video footage produced by MoMA should be addressed to Scala Archives at firenze scalarchives.

What does Archizoom’s No-Stop city mean the cities of today? No-Stop City is a qualityless city in which the individual can achieve his own housing conditions as a creative, freed and personal activity.

In this drawing, which presents an idea rather than an actual plan, technology eliminates the need for a centralized city. Powered by Create your own unique website with customizable templates. Strongly ironic but designed with committed political ingenuity, the proposal questions the normative character of the existing city and defends new conceptions of life as expressed in revolutionary urban form. Archizoom takes those ideas of a homogeneous city and proposes it on an endless scale.


Public space becomes commerce space private space and commerce space becomes public space. The No-stop City is an instrument of emancipation. If you have additional information or spotted an error, please send feedback to digital moma.

Italy by Archizoom Change this. The domestication of the work place is really meant to blur the lines between work and life.

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The theoretical project was first published in the review Casabella inunder the title: The Museum of Modern Art, So, what does this mean for the city now?

No-stop City is an unbuilt project and documented in drawings. Tents, appliances, and motorcycles show that basic needs are met, while other drawings show endless grids of bedrooms, perhaps containing the Dream Bed or Safari Chair.

It seems like architecture and architects have no way to even articulate some way to address the contradictions within architecture and society.

The Bankruptcy of Architecture: Archizoom, No Stop City

I think by making these ties between Aureli and Archizoom it is clear that something within architecture discourse on its role within the city is no adding up.

As Andrea Branzi puts it, this project implements “the idea of the fading away of architecture within metropolis”. This record is a work in progress. This is the real yardstick model of the arcizoom city and consequently of reality as a whole: More information is also available about the film collection and the Circulating Film and Video Library. No Stop City- Archizoom.


To me right now it seems to be.

Generic is not a new term, but I think it is an easy way to describe the majority of architecture within cities whether that is good or bad is not the current question.

When it comes to the ideology of Silicon Valley, they want to remove all contradiction and complexity with a yes or a no 0 or 1.

No-Stop City, 1969

An archixoom is designed to solve a problem and its viability is contingent on it solving said problem. Pier Vittorio Aureli hints at the first one many times in his writings about capitalism and architecture. No Stop City Change this.

That is a capitalist principle at its core, yet architecture design, architecture process, and every aspect of society has embraced it while seemingly attempting to question the impacts of capitalism within our society. They use the tools and ideas of modernism to then critique it.