I started this blog around the time I began to study architecture, as a way to track ideas of whatever scope and complexity, from a sketch to a building. Over time the site has become a chronicle and chronology of my thinking about architecture, from early experiments and speculative proposals to completed projects and buildings currently in progress. It is, inevitably, also a timeline of my professional education: studying with some of the best minds in architecture, working in influential practices, co-founding Bureau V, and eventually starting my own studio, PINCUS A+D.

Bauhaus Future Classic

Bauhaus Piano Asymptote Architecture

We were recently invited to submit a design for a show at the Bauhaus on architecture and piano design.  As we had yet to design anything, Hani Rashid and I took a weekend to pump out this prototype design.  This is the realization of our first sketches and analysis that focused on shaping the form based purely on the performative requirements of a concert grand.