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Zaha Hadid Displays ‘Pulse’ at Maison & Objet

Zaha Hadid Displays ‘Pulse’ at Maison & Objet

Arch2O.com Arch2O.com - Architecture & Design Magazine French trade fair for interior design and architecture, Maison & Objet, has opened on the 19th of January 2018 and will be wrapping up today. The fair has hosted a myriad of design creations...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:28
Comics About Making It Through Life

Comics About Making It Through Life

A little over a year ago I started drawing comics to help with my depression. Some dark humor poking fun at my own struggles to remind myself to smile, or just stupid jokes that make me laugh. I never really expected them to resonate with other...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:50
The Beach Cottage: A 1957 Beach House in Southern California Goes Modern

The Beach Cottage: A 1957 Beach House in Southern California Goes Modern

Surfside Projects set out to turn a 1957 ranch in the coastal city of Encinitas, California, into a fun, environmentally conscious modern home called The Beach Cottage. They used the project as a bit of an experiment to test out new materials and...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:00


Oxidized Copper Pipes Have Been Used To Create A Unique Accent Wall Within A Parisian Restaurant

Oxidized Copper Pipes Have Been Used To Create A Unique Accent Wall Within A Parisian Restaurant

Photography by Jerome Galland   Clé Group, commissioned designer Raphael Navot to create a restaurant within the Hotel National des Arts & Métiers in Paris, France, and as part of his design, he installed a unique accent wall using oxidized...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:50
Ways of Seeing

Ways of Seeing

Burrard Inlet, so named by George Vancouver after his friend and fellow British sea captain, Sir Harry Burrard, is a coastal fjord that has for thousands of years served as the home and workplace of the Musqueam, Skwxú7mesh and Tsleil-Waututh...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:04
frank gehry updates plans for ?the grand? as LA development prepares to break ground

frank gehry updates plans for ?the grand? as LA development prepares to break ground

once complete, the scheme will include a mix of retail, hotel, dining, entertainment, and residential components anchored by a central public plaza. The post frank gehry updates plans for ‘the grand’ as LA development prepares to break...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:42
Private House in Costa Rica by Mare Design Center

Private House in Costa Rica by Mare Design Center

Designed in 2017 by Mare Design Center, this contemporary single family house is located in Costa Rica. Photography by Roberto D? Ambrosio Visit Mare Design Center
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:20:39
Stedelijk Museum cancels major Ettore Sottsass retrospective

Stedelijk Museum cancels major Ettore Sottsass retrospective

Amsterdam\'s Stedelijk Museum has cancelled a major retrospective of work by Memphis group founder Ettore Sottsass, blaming the architects\' representatives for attempting to "dictate" its curation. The retrospective, which would have been...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:51


perkins + will unveils plans for suzhou science & technology museum in china

perkins + will unveils plans for suzhou science & technology museum in china

forming the centerpiece of a new cultural district, the institution comprises a distinctive looping form and is surrounded by terraced landscapes. The post perkins + will unveils plans for suzhou science & technology museum in china appeared first...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:03
The Rolling Huts of Methow Valley, Washington

The Rolling Huts of Methow Valley, Washington

Designed by Olson Kundig Architects, the six Rolling Huts, small paradisiac shelters, are nestled in the Methow Valley, Washington. They compose a modern and original alternative to the traditional camping, with an advanced design. ...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:33
Douglas Cardinal headlines this week’s Indigenous Design symposium

Douglas Cardinal headlines this week’s Indigenous Design symposium

The Faculty of Environmental Design at the University of Calgary is hosting a symposium geared to encouraging Indigenous students to pursue careers in architecture, planning and landscape architecture. The Indigenous Design Thinking symposium on...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:04
LAD?s spignon lighthouse in venice resembles the traditional venetian architecture

LAD?s spignon lighthouse in venice resembles the traditional venetian architecture

within the public call named \'valore paese fari\' the rome-based studio LAD proposed a renovation project for spignon, which comprises the rebuilding of the collapsed volume and restoration of the existing tower.  The post LAD’s spignon...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:42
Casa Vista al Lago by Grupo Arquitectura

Casa Vista al Lago by Grupo Arquitectura

This contemporary single family residence located in Valle de Bravo, Mexico, was designed in 2017 by Grupo Arquitectura. Photography by Agustín Garza Visit Grupo Arquitectura
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:20:39


Hidden Design Festival 2018

Hidden Design Festival 2018

Hidden Design Festival will open a selection of designer gardens for a one-off public viewing over a single weekend, 10-11 March 2018. Held in Sydney, Hidden Design Festival showcases a new and diverse range of outdoor spaces created by some of...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:09
"Housing isn't an architectural problem, it's a policy problem"

"Housing isn't an architectural problem, it's a policy problem"

Readers debate global housing issues in this week\'s comments update, in response to a proposal by James Law Cybertecture for stackable micro homes in Hong Kong. Put that in your pipe: readers don\'t think the OPod Tube Housing concept, which...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:51
CREDIT ONLY WHERE DUE

CREDIT ONLY WHERE DUE

BY BRADFORD MCKEE FROM THE UPCOMING FEBRUARY 2018 ISSUE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE MAGAZINE. Image by Jocelyn Augustino [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.In November, Moody?s Investors Service, the bond rating agency, released a cautionary...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:12
5 Architectural Trends to Expect in 2018: Eco-friendliness, Sustainability, and More

5 Architectural Trends to Expect in 2018: Eco-friendliness, Sustainability, and More

Arch2O.com Arch2O.com - Architecture & Design Magazine Indeed, architectural trends can lead architects to focus more on the future and understand the needs of society. This means that architects are practically foretellers as they can predict...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:28
Front?s foldable rugs turn into furniture

Front?s foldable rugs turn into furniture

Front designs modular and foldable rugs for Spanish brand GAN which makes use a Middle Eastern flat-weaving technique to create ?jigsaw puzzle? furniture. The post Front?s foldable rugs turn into furniture appeared first on ArchiPanic.
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:47:37
50+ Brilliant Tombstones By People Whose Sense Of Humor Will Live Forever

50+ Brilliant Tombstones By People Whose Sense Of Humor Will Live Forever

People’s last words stick with us for a long time, but memory fades and stone doesn’t. Unless you get cremated and your ashes end up in an ugly urn, your remains get a grave, and together with it – the last opportunity to entertain those...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:50
Countdown to Bauhaus 100?and more exciting plans from Thonet

Countdown to Bauhaus 100?and more exciting plans from Thonet

Countdown to Bauhaus 100, Modern German Architecture, House Countdown to Bauhaus 100?and more exciting plans from Thonet Thonet anticpated two important anniversaries at imm cologne 2018t, Germany: Architectural Information + Images 23 Jan...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:02
Earthquake-Resistant Coffee House in Shizuoka, Japan

Earthquake-Resistant Coffee House in Shizuoka, Japan

Japan?s infrastructure is built with earthquakes in mind, and the Coeda House, a cafe in Shizuoka, Japan, is one example. Instead of columns, architecture studio Kengo Kuma & Associates created a tree-like form in the middle of the coffee house....
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:33
leandro erlich twists le bon marché?s famed escalator into pretzel-like form

leandro erlich twists le bon marché?s famed escalator into pretzel-like form

the installation plays with illusion, space, history and architecture to create a fiction that leaves considerable room for interpretation. The post leandro erlich twists le bon marché’s famed escalator into pretzel-like form appeared first...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:42
The Pianist?s Home by XS Studio

The Pianist?s Home by XS Studio

Located in Tel Aviv, Israel, this contemporary 1,044 sq ft apartment was designed in 2017 by XS Studio for compact design. Description by XS Studio This apartment is located in a building allocated for conservation in...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:20:39
Snøhetta’s Muttrah Fish Market Links the City, Mountains and Sea

Snøhetta’s Muttrah Fish Market Links the City, Mountains and Sea

Oman\'s Muttrah Fish Market is a concrete structure with a slatted canopy that mimics Arabic calligraphy. The post Snøhetta’s Muttrah Fish Market Links the City, Mountains and Sea appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:11
BIG Architects Unveil Revised Master Plan For Smithsonian Campus

BIG Architects Unveil Revised Master Plan For Smithsonian Campus

Arch2O.com Arch2O.com - Architecture & Design Magazine The leading architectural firm, Bjarke Ingels Group has recently updated the master plan for their ambitious project; the Smithsonian Institution campus in Washington DC. Located in a...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:28
Sole resident prevents demolition of Paul Rudolph's brutalist housing in Upstate New York

Sole resident prevents demolition of Paul Rudolph's brutalist housing in Upstate New York

Demolition of a housing project, designed by late American architect Paul Rudolph in the 1970s, has been blocked in its final stage because a resident has refused to move off the premises. Long-time resident John Schmidt has refused to move from...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:51
A 1940s Building In Shanghai Was Redesigned To Become A Bright And Airy Home For A Family

A 1940s Building In Shanghai Was Redesigned To Become A Bright And Airy Home For A Family

Photography by Fangfang Tian   Design firm RIGI have recently completed the renovation of a building, transforming it into a bright and modern residence in Shanghai, China. Dating back to 1947, the building is made up of 3 floors that measure...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:50
Vancouver edition of BUILDEX show kicks off in February

Vancouver edition of BUILDEX show kicks off in February

On February 14 and 15, BUILDEX Vancouver will take over the Vancouver Convention Centre West, bringing together over 14,000 attendees, 600 exhibits, and more than 80 educational seminars. As Western Canada?s largest trade show and conference for the...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:04
bureau betak designs surrealist checkered pavilion for dior?s SS18 in paris

bureau betak designs surrealist checkered pavilion for dior?s SS18 in paris

the set, featuring monochromatic tones and oversized body parts hanging from the ceiling, responds to maria grazia chiuri?s surrealist-inspired runway creations. The post bureau betak designs surrealist checkered pavilion for dior’s SS18 in...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:42
South Yarra Apartments by AM Architecture

South Yarra Apartments by AM Architecture

Two modern apartments designed by AM Architecture and Mellios Amore Architecture situated in Melbourne, Australia. Photography courtesy of AM Architecture Visit AM Architecture Visit Mellios Amore Architecture
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:20:39
World's tallest ice tower built with the shape of a flamenco dress

World's tallest ice tower built with the shape of a flamenco dress

A record-breaking 31-metre-high ice tower has been installed at the annual winter festival in Harbin, China, featuring a shape inspired by the flounces of a flamenco dancer\'s dress. Students from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:51
bjarke ingels group updates smithsonian campus masterplan for washington DC

bjarke ingels group updates smithsonian campus masterplan for washington DC

the plans have been redeveloped following years of public consultation and close collaboration with the smithsonian institution. The post bjarke ingels group updates smithsonian campus masterplan for washington DC appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:03
Unforgettable Architecture of Saudi Arabia?s Newest Cultural Center

Unforgettable Architecture of Saudi Arabia?s Newest Cultural Center

Located in the city of Dharan in Saudi Arabia is The King Abdelaziz Center for World Culture, a center for promoting cultural learnings through symphony concerts, musicals, lectures and exhibitions. Designed by Snohetta, the architecture features a...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:33
Reflections on Infinity

Reflections on Infinity

The spaces we design have order and understanding: plans, elevations, a parti. The spaces we inhabit contain things we recognize: named objects that give meaning and security; borders and boundaries that we can see. But when you enter an Infinity...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:04
marcantonio?s kintsugi collection joins broken porcelain with 24-carat gold veins

marcantonio?s kintsugi collection joins broken porcelain with 24-carat gold veins

elegant and contemporary, the tableware collection is reminiscent of classicism with its limits and style shattered. The post marcantonio’s kintsugi collection joins broken porcelain with 24-carat gold veins appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:42
Jazz Up Residence by SWG Studio

Jazz Up Residence by SWG Studio

Victorian house situated in Melbourne, Australia, completely redesigned in 2017 by SWG Studio. Description by SWG Studio These original single fronted Victorian terraces in the neighbourhood of Brunswick while different in...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:20:39
haldane martin?s winery in stellenbosch evokes medieval german and cape dutch design

haldane martin?s winery in stellenbosch evokes medieval german and cape dutch design

haldane martin crafted the interior design for kunjani wines around a euro-meets-afro concept that draws on the bold, earthy and spicy characteristics of the project. The post haldane martin’s winery in stellenbosch evokes medieval german...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:42
Asia Pacific Architecture Forum 2018

Asia Pacific Architecture Forum 2018

An initiative of State Library of Queensland and Architecture Media, the 2018 Asia Pacific Architecture Forum will return to Brisbane from 10 to 23 March, 2018. The program will feature a range of free and ticketed events, including exhibitions,...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:09
Amazon Go store swaps cashiers for sensors to remove queues

Amazon Go store swaps cashiers for sensors to remove queues

Long checkout queues are a thing of the past at Amazon\'s new app-enabled store, which allows shoppers to simply walk out with their groceries. The Amazon Go store in Seattle welcomed its first customers yesterday, 22 January 2018. This marked...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:51
SWAPPING STORMWATER STORIES

SWAPPING STORMWATER STORIES

BY ZACH MORTICE The Dequindre Cut recreational greenway in Detroit was formerly a rail line. New greenhouses and urban agriculture installations can be seen alongside the cut, along with new public spaces for visitors. Photo by Reilly Manz. The...
Architecture - 2018-01-23 21:51:12
Villa Cesis by Schüco Sverige

Villa Cesis by Schüco Sverige

Situated in Latvia, this contemporary concrete house was designed in 2018 by Schüco Sverige. Photography by M?ris Lo?melis Visit Schüco Sverige
Architecture - 2018-01-22 21:20:59
amazon go?s first checkout-free grocery store opens in seattle

amazon go?s first checkout-free grocery store opens in seattle

opening on january 22nd 2018, seattle residents can experience super quick and super convenient grocery shopping at the first ever amazon go store The post amazon go’s first checkout-free grocery store opens in seattle appeared first on...
Architecture - 2018-01-22 21:55:12
Color of the Year 2018: Ultra Violet

Color of the Year 2018: Ultra Violet

A bold choice that symbolizes the uniqueness of mysticism and spirituality. Do you dare" Read the full article Color of the Year 2018: Ultra Violet on Adorable Home.
Architecture - 2018-01-22 21:22:41
New Photo Collection of Zaha Hadid Architect?s Library in Vienna

New Photo Collection of Zaha Hadid Architect?s Library in Vienna

Arch2O.com Arch2O.com - Architecture & Design Magazine Zaha Hadid Architects has once described the façade of the Library and Learning Centre at Vienna University for Economics and Business as being “characterized by two elements of contrasting...
Architecture - 2018-01-22 21:54:56
On-Site Architectural Photography

On-Site Architectural Photography

Architectural Photography can make or break a project when it comes to telling a story. It\'s not just about taking pretty pictures, it\'s about telling a story about a place and the people who will live in this place.
Architecture - 2018-01-22 21:55:11
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