Menu Close

Comedy Central roasts pretentious architect videos in the latest Alternatino

The new Comedy Central video from Alternatino pokes fun at the way architects talk, and the sometimes dismal designs that come from hubris.

Port Authority Bus Terminal (John Saeyong Ra/Flickr)
Port Authority Bus Terminal (John Saeyong Ra/Flickr)

Have you ever watched Daniel Libeskind or Bjarke Ingels speak in hollow truisms about inspiration and “creating the world” and thought it was an elaborate joke, perhaps a Comedy Central sketch?

Listening to Gerhardt Fjuck is literally a joke. On comedian Arturo Castro’s new Comedy Central show Alternatino, he spoofed all the clichés of architecture in the 21st century, from the hollow, pretentious rhetoric to the glasses to the sparse interior spaces to the trash-can inspiration.

In the four-minute clip, “Gerhardt Fjuck,” the architect “behind the world’s ugliest buildings,” is played by Castro.

Read on >>>> Source: ArchPaper Comedy Central roasts pretentious architect videos in the latest Alternatino

Related Posts