Wood Beaches PressyED Street Fighting PW Noahs – WIRed #65

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This weeks episode of the mighty, MIGHTY PractitioNERD WIRed has contents of: an alternate entrance with a wooden beach in Russia, the Kickstarting and simplistic success of the Pressy, Capcom’s Street Fighter documentary & the story of Pro Wrestling NOAH in Japan. Continue reading “Wood Beaches PressyED Street Fighting PW Noahs – WIRed #65”

The Kamppi Chapel of Silence, or if Noah’s Ark Became a Church…

According to the Book of Genesis in the Old Testament in the Holy Bible, Noah was tasked by God to assemble a pair of every animal on Earth and bring them aboard a giant Ark, which Noah would have to build and be equipped to survive a flood sent by God to wipe the Earth clean.  At the very height of the flood, the ark rested on mountaintops, and the waters began to recede as dry land reappeared, leaving Noah, his family, and the animals leave the ark to repopulate the Earth.  Now, I know you’re asking what this has to do with architecture, but if you take just ONE look at the Kamppi Chapel of Silence, built by K2S Architects in Finland, the building’s design just screams of the vessel of Noah’s fantastic voyage.  Continue reading “The Kamppi Chapel of Silence, or if Noah’s Ark Became a Church…”