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Memories from Architecture Studio

Memories from Architecture Studio

Does anybody remember “mixtapes”" For those of you born after 1995, mixtapes were traditionally self-assembled arrangements of songs onto cassette tapes. I had hundreds of them and armed with my Sony Walkman, I would sit and work at...
Architecture - 2018-04-23 21:54:58
Modern Wood Rainscreen

Modern Wood Rainscreen

There is something about a clean and simple wood “screen” that is suspended off the face of the wall that is at the same time both modern and refreshing. There are all sorts of tricks and benefits that come with this sort of detailing...
Architecture - 2018-04-17 21:49:07
Architectural Sketches 003 ? Japanese Playhouse

Architectural Sketches 003 ? Japanese Playhouse

Architectural sketches typically fall into two distinctive camps (other than “Great!” or “terrible”) and the relative purpose of those sketches seem to reflect the time period when the sketch was actually created …...
Architecture - 2018-04-10 21:51:10


Being an Architect is Hell ? The Ongoing Descent

Being an Architect is Hell ? The Ongoing Descent

Being an architect is hell for any countless number of reasons, but one of the most prevalent reasons is that architects everywhere are assaulted visually on a daily basis by the most mundane of things. Ridiculous tile layouts" check Poorly...
Architecture - 2018-04-03 21:53:51
Architectural Blogging ? It isn?t for Everyone

Architectural Blogging ? It isn?t for Everyone

My computer is dying … I am systematically killing it with all the stuff I keep on here. One of the things that frequently happens when you write a blog like mine (i.e. a site that is graphically heavy with content) is that your hard drive...
Architecture - 2018-03-20 21:59:47
If You?re Not Having Fun, then You?re Doing Something Wrong

If You?re Not Having Fun, then You?re Doing Something Wrong

“If you go on vacation to Ireland and don’t enjoy yourself, then that’s your fault.” This is what a man told me as I sat in the British Airways lounge in Heathrow airport while I was waiting with for my flight to Dublin,...
Architecture - 2018-03-12 21:55:16
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