TEDx Toulouse / Overdose: OMA’s Clement Blanchet

TEDx Toulouse / Overdose: OMA's Clement Blanchet

In a 2012 TEDx Toulouse presentation, OMA’s associate and director of French projects Clement Blanchet talked about the proliferation of pressures and pieties that are threatning to eliminate its intrinsic values — a situation Blanchet called OVERDOSE.

The obligation of the icon, the wish of preservation, all with an almost religious dose of “green”, the architect faces the exhaustion of a bulimic production. How can the crisis be turned in favor of the architect?

Aline Chahine
Aline is an international licensed architect currently practicing in Canada, she is the reason you are reading this right now, Aline founded the platform back in 2008 shaping the very foundation of Architecture Lab, her exemplary content curation process that defines the online magazine today.

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