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Exploring Linear Brick Aesthetics in Contemporary Architecture

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In addition to these qualities, the use of bricks in contemporary architecture is distinguished by experimenting with placement, orientation, and material textures, as well as embracing minimalistic design principles focused on simple and clean lines. Read more »

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The Return of the Tub: Traditional Bathtub Typologies into Contemporary Bathroom Design

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Historically programmed for privacy, the contemporary bathroom has been reimagined for a greater sense of openness and comfort - finding a delicate balance between privacy and exposure is facilitated by design objects such as the tub.

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Uses of Wood in Contemporary Mexican Architecture

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Image Wood has played an important role in contemporary Mexican architecture due to its versatility, sustainability, and cultural connection to the architectural history of the country. House CMV / Estudio MMX.

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StudioAC plays with gabled forms for an ‘unapologetically contemporary’ Toronto home

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Image credit: Doublespace Photography Image credit: Doublespace Photography At the base of the scheme, an otherwise contemporary rectilinear massing holds a gable-shaped opening while, above, the scheme is crowned by a gabled roof form.

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Vienna's Architectural Evolution: 21 Landmarks Spanning Baroque, Secession, and Contemporary Styles

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Fast-forwarding to contemporary times, Vienna's skyline bears the mark of internationally renowned architects like Zaha Hadid , whose fluid and futuristic designs push the boundaries of architecture.

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Recycled and waste materials are the focus of MoMA’s Life Cycles: The Materials of Contemporary Design exhibition

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Titled Life Cycles: The Materials of Contemporary Design , the show hosts 80 contemporary design works from MoMA’s collection by 40 designers, investigating the full life cycles of materials from extraction to recycling , upcycling, or disposal.

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Amelia Tavella in the running for the European Union Contemporary Architecture – Prize Mies van der Rohe 2024

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The post Amelia Tavella in the running for the European Union Contemporary Architecture – Prize Mies van der Rohe 2024 appeared first on Åvontuura. The young architect had to rebuild it without abandoning the remnants of the past. It now exists in two scenes.