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The iPad App That Can Make Your Client Meetings Fast, Efficient and Productive

The iPad App That Can Make Your Client Meetings Fast, Efficient and Productive

Sketching is the best way to work through design problems. Since no designer is an island, sometimes sketching collaboratively is the best way of working through design problems together. Other times, you sketch a bit, create a proper...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
A Brief Architectural History of Nightclubs

A Brief Architectural History of Nightclubs

This article was originally published by Metropolis Magazine as "The Designers Who Made Disco."
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Apartment in Barcelona by Estudio Miriam Barrio

Apartment in Barcelona by Estudio Miriam Barrio

Located in Barcelona, Spain, this modern apartment was designed in 2017 by Estudio Miriam Barrio. Photography by Jose Hévia Visit Estudio Miriam Barrio
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:34


The Gentry Sukhumvit / AplusCon Architects

The Gentry Sukhumvit / AplusCon Architects

The key brief of this clubhouse was from the project marketing team. To interpret ?Red Hook / Brooklyn? concept into the architectural design form. This fresh concept had inserted into ?The Gentry?, the new clubhouse under the SC Asset Corporation...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
"Mnemonics": The Romania Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale

"Mnemonics": The Romania Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale

As part of our 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale coverage, we present the completed Romania Pavilion. Below, the curatorial team describes the exhibition in their own words.
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Hidden Lighting: 5 Ways to Delicately Light a Building

Hidden Lighting: 5 Ways to Delicately Light a Building

Carefully designed or relegated to its mere functionality, lighting can be a determining factor in the quality of a space, influencing the way it is perceived and inhabited by the user.
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
BIG's LEGO House has its own "Block-Buster" Netflix Documentary

BIG's LEGO House has its own "Block-Buster" Netflix Documentary

The LEGO House by Bjarke Ingels Group now has its own Netflix documentary. Taking viewers on a journey through the conception, design, construction, and opening of the LEGO House, the documentary offers an insight into the challenges faced...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Casa Ambar by Centerbrook Architects & Planners

Casa Ambar by Centerbrook Architects & Planners

This beautiful seafront residence located in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, was designed in 2017 by Centerbrook Architects & Planners. Description by Centerbrook Architects & Planners This new house at the tip of the Baja Peninsula...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:34


NCARB Reports Number of Architects Up 10% Compared to a Decade Ago

NCARB Reports Number of Architects Up 10% Compared to a Decade Ago

The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) has recently released new data surveying the number of licensed architects in the United States. Conducted annually by NCARB, the 2017 Survey of Architectural Registration Boards...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
House in Minamiyukigaya / Hugo Kohno Architect Associates

House in Minamiyukigaya / Hugo Kohno Architect Associates

Located in an alleyway off a shopping street, this property is closely bounded on the east by a road and on the south by a three-story apartment building. The building contains two independent residences?one for a mother and the other for her son...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Luzhniki Stadium / SPEECH

Luzhniki Stadium / SPEECH

Luzhniki Stadium was designed and built in 1955-1956 under the supervision of architect Aleksandr Vlasov. The stadium is situated on a planning axis created by the 1930s masterplan for Moscow and linking key sites in the city such as the Kremlin,...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Pre-Announcement: International Tender For the Architectural Design of Qianhai International Financial Exchange Center

Pre-Announcement: International Tender For the Architectural Design of Qianhai International Financi...

The Overall Planning for the Development of the Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone was approved by the State Council in 2010. The Planning defines Qianhai as an innovative cooperation demonstration zone for...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Residence in India by S A K Designs

Residence in India by S A K Designs

Designed in 2017 by S A K Designs, this modern two-story single family residence is located in India. Photography by Monika Sathe Visit S A K Designs
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:34


House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects

House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects

When thinking about the window, we decided to reconsider the form and composition of the window as an element, thinking that there is an infinite possibility in the ?cross-section? of a window. The "window" which is the boundary between...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Seduction Pavilion: Call for Entries

Seduction Pavilion: Call for Entries

YAC – Young Architects Competitions – and the Foundation Fashion Research Italy – in cooperation with the Cineteca di Bologna - launch “Seduction Pavilion”, an architectural competition to design and realize an...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
House in the Mountain / Gluck+

House in the Mountain / Gluck+

Looking to extend the idea of the ?Landscape House,? this 2,850 SF guest house in the Rocky Mountains integrates into and accentuates its mountain environment. Two intersecting bar shapes bookend to complete the implied courtyard of the original...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
House in the Lake / A4estudio

House in the Lake / A4estudio

The house is locate in Manantiales at two kilometers of the beach in a private neighborhood with views at the white lagoon. To the terrain of 60 meters front and 90 meters long is access for the ground part rising up more than nine meters in all...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Linea Residence G / Poon Design

Linea Residence G / Poon Design

This production house sets a new standard for the speculative tract housing industry. To the home buying audience, Residence G offers a production home that equals the presence of custom luxury estates. And Residence G does so at a record low...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
BUKKEKJERKA / MORFEUS arkitekter

BUKKEKJERKA / MORFEUS arkitekter

The site is located along the Norwegian Scenic Route Andøya in Northern Norway. Characteristic for the site is the rock formation of ?Bukkekjerka? between the road and the sea; a protected Sami cultural monument where nature has carved out an altar...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Which Cities Have the Most High-Rises"

Which Cities Have the Most High-Rises"

The downtown skyline of a city is perhaps its most symbolic feature. The iconic cityscapes that we know and love are typically formed by skyscrapers, but much of the surrounding context is made up of other high-rise buildings. Yes, there is a...
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Interior AM2 / NT2architecture

Interior AM2 / NT2architecture

This small but spacious studio apartment was designed especially for rent. The main objectives of the project - low budget and easily restored finishing materials and furniture.
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
Upper East Side Residence by Pepe Calderin Design

Upper East Side Residence by Pepe Calderin Design

This contemporary apartment located in Upper East Side, New York, was designed in 2016 by Pepe Calderin Design. Photography courtesy of Pepe Calderin Design Visit Pepe Calderin Design
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:34
Meijie Mountain Hotspring Resort / Achterboschzantman Architecten

Meijie Mountain Hotspring Resort / Achterboschzantman Architecten

Meijie Mountain Hotspring Resort is located in Liyang, China. The resort hides itself in the city?s most beautiful Longtan Forest, which is lying between Tianmu Lake and Nanshan Bamboo.
architecture - 2018-06-19 19:34:32
LEI House  / AZL Architects

LEI House / AZL Architects

Native order Compared with the mass development of cities in the recent three decades, the Chinese villages rooted in traditional agriculture civilization still maintain the overall rural spatial characteristics of "architecture with no...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Small Cafe Designs: 20 Aspirational Examples in Plan & Section

Small Cafe Designs: 20 Aspirational Examples in Plan & Section

The interior design of a coffee shop can make-or-break an establishment. With an inviting design, you can transform drinking a simple cup of coffee into a wonderful experience. However, when you only have a few square meters and various...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Sushi Bar Designs: 10 Restaurant Interiors Around the World

Sushi Bar Designs: 10 Restaurant Interiors Around the World

Sushi, one of Japan?s most popular and traditional dishes has now established itself as a worldwide favorite for people all around the globe and (indeed) for architects, especially. Many countries have established sushi culture into their menus and...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
How Can We Fix the Architecture Crit" First, Ask for Evidence

How Can We Fix the Architecture Crit" First, Ask for Evidence

This article was originally published by Common Edge as "To Fix Architecture, Fix the Design Crit."
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Arum Apartment by Studio Strato

Arum Apartment by Studio Strato

This bright apartment designed in 2018 by Studio Strato is situated in Rome, Italy. Description by Studio Strato A bright apartment, open to the view on Villa Ada, green area of Rome. Studio Strato has designed the...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:03
Cabin on the Border / SO" Architecture&Ideas

Cabin on the Border / SO" Architecture&Ideas

What does the photo of the man, walking alone in an almost untouched forest to its elegantly but simply designed hut that gently sits on the soil say us" This very popular image might relate to the dream of escape from metropolis or a way to...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Auer Weber Among Three Finalists in Munich's Gasteig Redesign Competition

Auer Weber Among Three Finalists in Munich's Gasteig Redesign Competition

After conducting a concert at Munich?s Gasteig concert hall, Leonard Bernstein offered a scathing edict for the building: ?burn it down.?
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Confluence Park / Lake|Flato Architects

Confluence Park / Lake|Flato Architects

Confluence Park is a living laboratory that allows visitors to gain a greater understanding of the ecotypes of the South Texas region and the function of the San Antonio River watershed. Throughout the park, visitors learn through observation,...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
"Sunyata: The Poetics of Emptiness": The Indonesian Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale

"Sunyata: The Poetics of Emptiness": The Indonesian Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale

As part of our 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale coverage, we present the completed Indonesia Pavilion. Below, the curatorial team describes the exhibition in their own words. 
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
John Portman & Associates Wins Design Competition for "Super Tall" Tower in Wuxi, China

John Portman & Associates Wins Design Competition for "Super Tall" Tower in Wuxi, China

Even after the death of John Portman & Associates? namesake architect in January, the firm continues his legacy of innovative and elegant hotel architecture. On Monday, the Atlanta and Shanghai-based firm announced that they had been selected to...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Copenhagen Office Hub on Amerika Plads / PLH Arkitekter

Copenhagen Office Hub on Amerika Plads / PLH Arkitekter

America Square on the Northern edge of Copenhagen CitySituated on Amerika Square - comprising a total of 150,000m2 of commercial and residential development on Copenhagen city?s Northern edge - the building marks its presence with a striking curved...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Espel Pavilion / Herzog & de Meuron

Espel Pavilion / Herzog & de Meuron

Constructed in only three months, the Espel Pavilion opened to the public at the end of 2017.
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
La Quinta Residence by Marmol Radziner

La Quinta Residence by Marmol Radziner

Located in La Quinta, California, this modernist vacation house was designed in 2017 by Marmol Radziner and Sophie Harvey. Description by Marmol Radziner This 6,500-square-foot one-story vacation home overlooks a golf course with...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:03
Effegi House / Archiplanstudio

Effegi House / Archiplanstudio

The restoring intervention involves a little building, located at the border of the consolidated urban fabric of Trequanda, a small village in a hilly Tuscan area, the so-called ?creste senesi?. The project includes a series of little and precise...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Residence 1446 / Miró Rivera Architects

Residence 1446 / Miró Rivera Architects

Situated in a low-lying field adjacent to both a lake and a quiet lagoon, Residence 1446 was the final element of a 10-year master plan that includes a guest house, pedestrian bridge, pool and boathouse. To contrast with the verticality of the...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
House in Malibu by Hillstar Construction Services

House in Malibu by Hillstar Construction Services

Located in Malibu, California, this bungalow was designed in 2017 by Hillstar Construction Services. Photography by The Agency Visit Hillstar Construction Services
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:03
Ditch the Wait with Real-Time Rendering

Ditch the Wait with Real-Time Rendering

A recent independent survey of more than 2000 architectural visualization professionals revealed an intriguing trend. More than 20% of these designers and architects are using real-time rendering as part of their presentation workflows right now,...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Portland Japanese Garden Cultural Village / Kengo Kuma & Associates

Portland Japanese Garden Cultural Village / Kengo Kuma & Associates

Portland Japanese Garden\'s new Cultural Village is a modest, human-scaled set of buildings arranged around a courtyard plaza, whose fourth side is the existing, untouched gardens from the 1960s. The project is a village positioned along a journey...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Systems to Incorporate Natural Lighting in Your Projects

Systems to Incorporate Natural Lighting in Your Projects

There is nothing more rational than taking advantage of natural lighting as a guarantee to improve the spatial quality of buildings, as well as saving energy. The awareness of the finitude of natural resources and the demands for reducing energy...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
UNStudio Designs Future-Proof Cable Car for Amsterdam

UNStudio Designs Future-Proof Cable Car for Amsterdam

UNStudio has released images of its design for IJbaan, a green, future-proof cable car linking West and North Amsterdam. The result of a crowdfunding campaign started by founders Bas Dekker and Willem Wessels in 2015, the project is to be...
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:01
Apartment in Milan by Disegnoinopera

Apartment in Milan by Disegnoinopera

Designed in 2017 by Disegnoinopera, this modern apartment is situated in Milan, Italy. Photography by Ensemble foto Visit Disegnoinopera
architecture - 2018-06-18 19:33:03
Atelier Deshaus' Shanghai Modern Art Museum Through the Lens of Kris Provoost

Atelier Deshaus' Shanghai Modern Art Museum Through the Lens of Kris Provoost

Architect Kris Provoost, who lives and works in Shanghai, has captured Atelier Deshaus\' new Shanghai Modern Art Museum through a series of photographs, displaying both the details of the building as well as its context on the Shanghai riverfront....
architecture - 2018-06-17 19:34:22
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