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Understanding the relationship between body and space is fundamental to offer the many different experiences that architecture can provide. To reflect on the distinctive scales that encompass the work of an architect, from buildings to furniture, we interviewed Marcelo Ferraz, co-founder of Brasil Arquitetura and Marcenaria Baraúna. His outlook and experience illustrate how the body and its symbolism are crucial when designing a project regardless of its scale. We asked the architect questions concerning comfort, the importance of respecting cultural differences, and the practice of architecture and furniture design. During his career, he has worked with many different scales - just like Lina Bo Bardi, with whom he collaborated from 1977 to 1992 - producing a whole range of designs with various approaches to the connection between the space and its users. View more View full description
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